Category Archives: Genealogy

Not One Prairie Dress — Kelly’s Favorite Things

Not one prairie dress. Last week, our teenage daughter had her final high school Homecoming dance. When she was a freshman, it was quite the ordeal. All the girls in her grade were so excited to finally be attending a … Continue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – October 14, 2021

I checked recently and saw new updates – Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – October 14, 2021: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after October 7, 2021. I try to check every day or two since they can … Continue reading

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We’ve gone old school for this week’s Findmypast Friday releases – FindMyPast Friday October 15, 2021

I checked last night and saw it posted. It usually shows up Thursday or Friday at  https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new .I shortened it a fair amount and highlighted the different topics covered. Here’s the direct link – We’ve gone old school for this … Continue reading

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Museum of the Waxhaws, Waxhaw – North Carolina Thursdays October 14, 2021

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I decided to look around Union County. There were a few places that looked interesting. I went with Museum of the Waxhaws, Waxhaw – https://museumofthewaxhaws.org/. COVID-19 protocols are in effect. It has a … Continue reading

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Preserving family history — Anne’s Family History

Family history is an engrossing hobby, a fascinating challenge to trace relationships, and an opportunity to discover how a family has experienced historical events. Preserving family history

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Current DNA Sales – October 14, 2021

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Keeping a Gratitude Journal – FamilySearch October 13, 2021

I saw this on FamilySearch recently – Keeping a Gratitude Journal: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/keeping-a-gratitude-journal/. Article is longer, but here are some details. I included the section headings below. October 13, 2021 by  Sunny Morton Last summer, Camille Johnson was struggling. Her mother was … Continue reading

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Current DNA Sales – October 13, 2021

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MyHeritage Publishes Huge Collection of 463 Million Historical Records from France – MyHeritage October 13, 2021

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Pioneer-Krier Museum, Ashland – Kansas Tuesdays October 12, 2021

As I continue my westward trek across Kansas this week, I started moving south as I zigzag through the state. I saw Wakeeney in Trego County and went looking for what’s to see or do in the area. I came … Continue reading

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