Category Archives: Fold3

Fold3 Free Access Through May 26 2018

Updated May 26, 2018 with Fold3 for Category as I wasn’t able to originally add Fold3 as a Category due to some weird Wi-Fi glitch that’s resolved now. According to Fold3 on Twitter, it is offering free access through May … Continue reading

Posted in, Fold3 | Leave a comment Offering Free Access to Revolutionary War Records Through 31 July 2014

In addition to my last post about MyHeritage offering free World War I access this month, is offering free Revolutionary War access through the end of the month. Free access includes Revolutionary War pensions, service records, war rolls, payment … Continue reading

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Latest Outage/Access Update 19 June 2014 and some of its sites (Find-A-Grave, Fold3, are up and running. However, MyFamily, MyCanvas,, and Rootsweb are still down as of this evening. No word on when these sites will be back up. For a bit of levity, … Continue reading

Posted in, Blog Specific, Find-A-Grave, Fold3 | Leave a comment and Related Sites Supposed To Be Up, But Not Everyone Is Seeing It

As reported on, the DDoS attack has been neutralized. However, as reported by many people access to Ancestry (ACOM), Fold3, Find-A-Grave,, and other ACOM services hasn’t been restored. I regained and lost access to Ancestry,, and Rootsweb; … Continue reading

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Much of Back Up, But Find-A-Grave Still Down (9 PM US Central Time)

Update 2: Some people still report not being able to access one or more Ancestry sites even though the sites are up for others. Update from In addition to Fold3 and being up, Ancestry and Rootsweb back up. … Continue reading

Posted in, Fold3, Geneabloggers | Leave a comment and Are Back Up; Others Parts of Still Down

As reported by Thomas MacEntee of Geneabloggers, and are back up and running. I checked and I can access both sites. I wasn’t able to get into,, or  Rootsweb.

Posted in, Find-A-Grave, Fold3, Geneabloggers | Leave a comment Down Due to DDoS Attack, Includes the Baby Ancestry Sites

Update: added new link to Geneabloggers. Nice explanation on Geneabloggers about the attack. According to, they are experiencing DDoS attack. This appears to apply to the various baby Ancestry sites like Find-A-Grave, Fold3, RootsWeb, etc. For more information on DDoS attacks. … Continue reading

Posted in, BillionGraves, FamilySearch, Find-A-Grave, FindMyPast, Fold3, MyHeritage, TribalPages, WikiTree | Leave a comment