Category Archives: FindMyPast

Record Hints: A Quick Way to Add to Your Family History – FamilySearch June 14, 2019

I am going to start this post with a huge DISCLAIMER – you can’t trust any website or personal research you do to 100% accurate. In fact, the more generations you go back, the more likely you will have errors. … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays June 14, 2019

I appreciate them posting this yesterday – FindMyPast Fridays June 14, 2019: FindMyPast Fridays June 14, 2019. Kent Baptisms Just under 20,000 new records covering two new parishes, Fawkham St Mary and Northfleet St Botolph, have been added to our … Continue reading

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10 Everyday Inventions You Owe to World War 2 – FindMyPast

For some reason, this popped up on FindMyPast yesterday high on the list, but it’s a November 2015 article – 10 Everyday Inventions You Owe to World War 2: https://blog.findmypast.com/10-everyday-inventions-you-owe-to-ww2-1434543995.html.  I knew about many of them, but a few were new … Continue reading

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12 Incredible D-Day Stories – FindMyPast

Thank you to FindMyPast’s Niall Cullen for this article – 12 Incredible D-Day Stories – FindMyPast: https://blog.findmypast.com/12-incredible-d-day-stories-2638713161.html. What really happened during the Normandy landings, as told by the men who were there D-Day took place on Tuesday 6 June 1944. … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays June 7, 2019

Thankful to find they posted this yesterday – FindMyPast Fridays June 7 2019: FindMyPast Fridays June 7, 2019. There are more than 14.4 million new records and newspaper articles available to search this Findmypast Friday. England & Wales Merchant Navy … Continue reading

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My Grandfather’s Emotional Return to the D-Day Beaches – FindMyPast

I saw this on FindMyPast a few minutes ago and decided it was a great way to honor D-Day – My Grandfather’s Emotional Return to the D-Day Beaches: https://blog.findmypast.com/a-dday-veterans-return-to-normandy-2638712712.html. Note: Alex Cox is the person who usually posts the FindMyPast … Continue reading

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Guide to Locating WW2 Ancestors – FindMyPast

I saw this on FindMyPast a few minutes ago – Guide to Locating WW2 Ancestors: https://blog.findmypast.com/search-guide-locating-ww2-ancestors-2129481869.html. Many of you may have known someone who served during World War 2, and some of you may have been lucky enough to hear … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays May 31, 2019

Glad to see they posted this yesterday – FindMyPast Fridays May 31, 2019: FindMyPast Fridays May 31, 2019. There are more than 3.6 million new records and newspapers available to search this Findmypast Friday, including: Scotland, Dumfriesshire Death & Burial … Continue reading

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11 Tips for Finding Your Military Ancestor – FindMyPast May 24, 2019

As we are starting Memorial Day Week-end in the U. S., I found this on https://blog.findmypast.com/ today, I found 11 Tips for Finding Your Military Ancestor – FindMyPast May 24, 2019: https://blog.findmypast.com/11-tips-for-finding-your-military-ancestor-2086676546.html. Military records can reveal specific details about your … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays May 24, 2019

Sorry for the delay in posting FindMyPast Fridays today as it did not show up yesterday on https://blog.findmypast.com/latest-records/ before I logged out for the night. Here’s FindMyPast Fridays May 24, 2019: FindMyPast Fridays May 24, 2019. There a more than … Continue reading

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