Category Archives: Genealogy

I Finally Found My Dad, and I Can’t Be Happier – MyHeritage July 22, 2021

I saw this on MyHeritage today – I Finally Found My Dad, and I Can’t Be Happier: https://blog.myheritage.com/2021/07/i-finally-found-my-dad-and-i-cant-be-happier/. Longer article, but here are some basics. By Esther July 22, 2021 MyHeritage user Inez Tjarda Engelbosch of Belgium never felt like she … Continue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July 22, 2021

I checked recently and saw new updates – Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July 22, 2021: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after July 19, 2021. I try to check every day or two since they can … Continue reading

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New records from Scotland, Australia & Canada – FindMyPast Fridays July 23, 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 – New records from Scotland, Australia & Canada: … Continue reading

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National Railroad Museum and Hall of Fame, Hamlet – North Carolina Thursdays July 22, 2021

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I decided to look around Richmond County. There were a few places that looked interesting. I went with National Railroad Museum and Hall of Fame Museum in Hamlet – https://www.facebook.com/nationalrrmuseumhof. COVID-19 protocols may … Continue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July 19, 2021

I checked recently and saw new updates – Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July 19, 2021: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after July 12, 2021. I try to check every day or two since they can … Continue reading

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Stunning Old-Fashioned Names for Boys and Girls – FamilySearch July 19, 2021

I saw this on FamilySearch today – Stunning Old-Fashioned Names for Boys and Girls: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/old-fashioned-names/. Longer article. July 19, 2021 – by Annelie Hansen There is a certain charm to vintage or old-fashioned names. They breathe a sense of ancestral strength and tradition … Continue reading

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The only person buried at the State Capitol – louisianagenealogygirl

The death of former Gov. Edwin Edwards (Louisiana’s only four-term governor) sparked a debate the other day. It was well known that Edwards wanted to be buried on the Capitol grounds. This was so well known that a political aide … Continue reading

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Osborne County Historical Museum, Osborne – Kansas Tuesdays July 20, 2021

I chose to look in Osborne County, Kansas for this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post. I went with the Osborne County Historical Museum, Osborne – https://www.facebook.com/OCGHS/. It may have restrictions due to COVID-19. Check with the Museum before scheduling an appointment. … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 19 July 2021

I saw this on FamilySearch today – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 19 July 2021: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-19-july-2021/. Over 500 words, but scroll through the list to see if something interests you. Examine 1.5M more Catholic Church records for clues … Continue reading

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Current DNA Sales – July 19, 2021

Current January 2019 DNA sales, updated daily or every other day. Continue reading

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