Category Archives: Ancestry.com

New Edit Ability Coming to Find-A-Grave

I haven’t seen this posted elsewhere and I only stumbled on it as I was trying to figure something else out. At present, you have to suggest GPS coordinates on the Find-A-Grave Forums. According to the below information, they are … Continue reading

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AncestryDNA $69 National Family History Month Sale Through October 21, 2018

Updated October 16, 2018: Amazon is now price matching. In my daily review of DNA testing companies, I noticed AncestryDNA has a $69 National Family History Sale going through October 21, 2018. Regular price is $99 although they have been … Continue reading

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How I Come Up With Things to Blog About

It really depends. In some cases, I see an article, social media post, etc. on one of the topics I blog about. In other cases, it gets interesting because either a person asks or answers a question on Facebook or … Continue reading

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Why Are There Mistakes in US Census Records? — Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

If you have been searching census records for a while, you probably already know that the records are not 100% accurate. If you are not already aware of the inaccuracies, you absolutely need to understand the reasons why as explained … Continue reading

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Still Waiting on LivingDNA Transfer Results

Thought I would update what’s happening with my three DNA tests that were transferred to LivingDNA – https://www.livingdna.com/. My 23andMe – https://www.23andme.com/ raw data was uploaded in mid-December 2017. My AncestryDNA – https://www.ancestry.com/dna/ and FamilyTree DNA (FTDNA) – https://www.familytreedna.com/ raw data results were … Continue reading

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One big step forward for Find A Grave – The Legal Genealogist

Via https://www.legalgenealogist.com/2018/10/03/one-big-step-forward-for-find-a-grave/ – The Legal Genealogist. Thank you to Judy G. Russell for the update. I checked Mom’s PeopleLegacy‘s memorial and the photos have all been removed, including the thumbnail. The photos were still on the site about 24 hours … Continue reading

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Update on Ancestry Response to PeopleLegacy – LegalGenealogist.com

Thank you to Judy G. Russell, the Legal Genealogist, for an update on the PeopleLegacy – via https://www.legalgenealogist.com/2018/09/25/some-progress-in-findagrave-image-appropriation/situation that I mentioned a few days ago: Why Learning About Copyright Law Is Important: PeopleLegacy. I checked my mother’s information on PeopleLegacy … Continue reading

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