Category Archives: BillionGraves

New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 29 July 2019

I saw this last night on FamilySearch -New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 29 July 2019:https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-29-july-2019/ FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Belgium, Canada, Colombia, Denmark, England, Peru, Spain, and the United States, including AK, AZ, CA, CO, GA, … Continue reading

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The Problem with Cemeteries and GPS When Multiple Cemeteries Are Adjacent – July 12, 2019

When I first had the thought to do this post, I couldn’t figure out where it was coming from. Then I had an Aha (or Eureka effect) moment. My eyes saw it, but missed it. However, my brain put 2 … Continue reading

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June 2019 Double Prize Contest Winners! – BillionGraves

I am somehow missed this as it was posted almost a week ago – June Double Prize Contest Winners! – BillionGraves: https://blog.billiongraves.com/2019/07/05/june-double-prize-contest-winners/. Congratulations to the winners. Congratulations to June’s top BillionGraves photographer and transcriber Double Prize Contest winners! Thanks for … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 8 July 2019

I saw this earlier today on FamilySearch – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 8 July, 2019:https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-8-july–2019/. FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Australia, Brazil, Cape Verde, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, France, Italy, South Africa, Sweden, and the United … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 1 July 2019 – July 3, 2019

I saw this earlier today on FamilySearch – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 1 July 2019 – July 3, 2019:https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-1-july-2019/. FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Australia, Belgium, Canada, England, Italya, Peru, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, and the … Continue reading

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BillionGraves July Leaderboard Contest! 2019

I appreciate this contest by BillionGraves – BillionGraves July Leaderboard Contest! 2019 https://blog.billiongraves.com/2019/07/01/july-leaderboard-contest/. There are several ways to win, including a random drawing for those who make one of the Leaderboards, but don’t make the Top 15 Photo Uploads or … Continue reading

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What is the Difference Between BillionGraves and Find A Grave? Part II: For Volunteers June 25, 2019

I have been patiently waiting for Part II since mid-April 2019 – What is the Difference Between BillionGraves and Find A Grave? Part II: For Volunteers: https://blog.billiongraves.com/2019/06/25/what-is-the-difference-between-billiongraves-and-find-a-grave/ I shared Part I: What is the Difference Between BillionGraves and Find A Grave? … Continue reading

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Sisters Reunite and Pay Tribute to Father’s Legacy on Father’s Day – MyHeritage June 17, 2019

I saw this recently on MyHeritage – Sisters Reunite and Pay Tribute to Father’s Legacy on Father’s Day: https://blog.myheritage.com/2019/06/sisters-reunite-and-pay-tribute-to-fathers-legacy-on-fathers-day/. Donald Wayne Robbins was born close to Father’s Day, on June 16, 1937. Sadly, he never met his biological daughter Karen … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day 2019

Happy Father’s Day 2019. I will be visiting my Dad’s grave online on BillionGraves and Find-A-Grave as he is buried 800+ miles away. I will also visit my grandfathers’ graves on both sites. Please don’t take your father for granted, … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 10 June 2019

I saw this yesterday on FamilySearch –New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 10 June 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-10-june–2019/. FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Spain, Bolivia, South Africa, Mexico, Russia, Peru, Sweden, and the United States, including Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, North Dakota, Texas, … Continue reading

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