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Go back to 19th-century Scotland with our latest releases – FindMyPast Fridays March 27, 2020

I did not see anything last night on FindMyPast. Here’s this week’s FindMyPast Fridays – Go back to 19th-century Scotland with our latest releases – FindMyPast https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/exclusive-kilmarnock-records. They can usually be found at https://www.findmy past.com/blog/new/, either Thursday or Friday, depending … Continue reading

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Hats off to Internet Archive — The Legal Genealogist

The National Emergency Library A colleague asked the question on Facebook just yesterday: with all the libraries closing, how are we to find things to read? And a big answer came at the same time — just yesterday — from … Continue reading

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A note from Ancestry’s CEO – March 24, 2020

I saw this last night on Ancestry – A note from Ancestry’s CEO: https://blogs.ancestry.com/ancestry/2020/03/24/a-note-from-ancestrys-ceo/. Posted by Ancestry Team on March 24, 2020 in Website To our community, As the global effect of COVID-19 continues to evolve, Ancestry is committed to … Continue reading

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Coronavirus Shelter-in-Place & Stay-at-Home Orders on Google Maps – Randy Majors

I saw this earlier today – Coronavirus Shelter-in-Place & Stay-at-Home Orders on Google Maps – Randy Majors: https://www.randymajors.com/p/coronavirus-on-google-maps.html. I have shared one other article by Randy: Randy Majors Mapping Web Site Update September 3, 2019. He normally focuses on genealogy … Continue reading

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Update to Last Ancestry Post – March 25, 2020

In my last post, Ancestry FREE At Home Education — Hound on the Hunt, it’s not the entire Ancestry database by any stretch, but it’s a pretty good chunk of databases. In addition, most libraries require you to be at … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 23 March 2020

I saw last night on FamilySearch – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 23 March 2020: New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 23 March 2020: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-23-march-2020/. Over 1,100 words. Best to do a search for the … Continue reading

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11+ Family Activities That Bring You Closer Together – FamilySearch March 20, 2020

I saw this on FamilySearch – 11+ Family Activities That Bring You Closer Together: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/family-activities/. Some good suggestions in the link above. March 20, 2020  – by  Jessica Grimaud Creating lasting memories doesn’t require tons of props or preplanning. In fact, … Continue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – March 19, 2020

I saw today there was an updated list on Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – March 19, 2020: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after March 6, 2020. New and Updated   UPDATED Quebec, Canada, Notarial Records, 1637-1935 … Continue reading

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Why Is the Census Important? – FamilySearch March 21, 2020

I noticed this today on FamilySearch – Why Is the Census Important?: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/why-is-the-census-important/. The information asked by the 2020 census won’t be as genealogically relevant compared to many earlier censuses. I completed mine online yesterday. The amount of questions asked … Continue reading

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MyHeritage In Color™ is Now Free and Unlimited for One Month! – MyHeritage March 23, 2020

I saw this today on MyHeritage: MyHeritage In Color™ is Now Free and Unlimited for One Month! – MyHeritage March 23, 2020: https://blog.myheritage.com/2020/03/myheritage-in-color-is-now-free-and-unlimited-for-one-month/. It’s unlimited free colorized photos until April 22, 2020. There is a weekly draw if you upload … Continue reading

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