Category Archives: History

Celebrate Burns Night with new Scottish records – FindMyPast Fridays January 24, 2020

I did not see this last night on FindMyPast. Here’s this week’s FindMyPast Fridays – Celebrate Burns Night with new Scottish records: https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/celebrate-burns-night-with-new-scottish-records. They can usually be found at https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/, either Thursday or Friday, depending on when they get posted. … Continue reading

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Happy Chinese New Year, Everyone! — MiddleMe

I have scheduled this post so that when you are reading this, I and my little family are on the road driving towards Singapore. Chinese New Year is a huge festival where my parents will never forgive me (okay, I’m … Continue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – January 21, 2020

I saw today on Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – January 15, 2020: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after January 15, 2020. New and Updated   UPDATED Washington, Death Index, 1940-2014 1/21/2020 UPDATED Oaxaca, Mexico, Catholic Church … Continue reading

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Indictment: Missing Florida man killed by wife, best friend in insurance fraud scheme; was not eaten by alligators – WABC7 News

Standard disclaimer: I am not an attorney and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as legal advice. If you need legal advice, please consult a legal expert who is familiar with the area of … Continue reading

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Rails and Trails Museum, Booneville – Mississippi Mondays January 20, 2020

As I was heading north last week for Mississippi Mondays, I continued my journey north. I saw Booneville in Prentiss County. I decided to see what there is to do in the area which is my usual way of starting … Continue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – January 15, 2020

I saw today on Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – January 15, 2020: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after January 14, 2020. I did not see it the last few times I checked this link on Ancestry. … Continue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – January 14, 2020

I saw today on Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – January 14, 2020: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after January 9, 2020. I did not see it the last few times I checked this link on Ancestry. … Continue reading

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Search new UK Parish and Military records – FindMyPast Fridays January 17, 2020

I saw this last night on FindMyPast. Here’s this week’s FindMyPast Fridays – Search new UK Parish and Military records: https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/does-your-family-tree-have-roots-in-the-garden-of-england.  They can usually be found athttps://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/, either Thursday or Friday, depending on when they get posted. Alex Cox 17 … Continue reading

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Tate County Courthouse, Senatobia – Mississippi Mondays January 13, 2020

As I was heading north last week for Mississippi Mondays, I continued my journey north. I saw Senatobia in Tate County. One of the things I love about Mississippi is the number of unusual town and county names. I decided … Continue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – January 9, 2020

I saw this last night on Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – January 6, 2020: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after January 6, 2020. I debated posting the last update as it was only a single item, … Continue reading

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