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Reclaiming Our African Roots – FamilySearch August 23, 2019

I found this today on FamilySearch –Reclaiming Our African Roots – FamilySearch August 23, 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/reclaiming-our-african-roots/ Reclaiming Our African Roots is an initiative to make over 25 million records of African ancestors available and easily searchable online. To make this … Continue reading

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Fill in Your Brazil Family Tree—First Steps – FamilySearch August 24, 2019

I saw this on FamilySearch earlier today – Fill in Your Brazil Family Tree—First Steps – FamilySearch August 24, 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/brazil-genealogy-family-tree/. The easiest way to begin your Brazil genealogy is to start with your own documents and what you already … Continue reading

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Society of Genealogists looks to relocate – August 22, 2019

I saw this earlier today – Society of Genealogists looks to relocate (London, England): Society of Genealogists looks to relocate: http://www.sog.org.uk/news/article/society-of-genealogists-looks-to-relocate. After two years of careful analysis and discussions the Trustees of the Society of Genealogists have concluded that that … Continue reading

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Brother Cops – 23andMe August 23, 2019

I saw this on 23andMe today – Brother Cops: https://blog.23andme.com/23andme-customer-stories/brother-cops/. It had to be more than just chance that Dave Stull and Eric Reynolds became cops. –snip– Looking back now Eric reckons, it’s the DNA. He might be on to … Continue reading

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The Power of Helping Your Children Remember Who They Are – FamilySearch August 20, 2019

I saw this last night on FamilySearch – The Power of Helping Your Children Remember Who They Are: https://media.familysearch.org/the-power-of-helping-your-children-remember-who-they-are/ Summary “Remember who you are.” It’s a simple phrase, but one with deep meaning. I have said it many times as … Continue reading

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NGS and FGS Announce Intent to Merge August 21, 2019

I saw this earlier today – NGS and FGS Announce Intent to Merge August 21, 2019: https://fgs.org/ngs-and-fgs-announce-intent-to-merge/. In a historic move, the boards of the National Genealogical Society (NGS) and the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS) announced today their intent … Continue reading

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Mom warns against co-sleeping after infant’s death: ‘Not worth the pain and heartache’ — My Health Matters Today

Whereas the precise explanation for his dying was not decided, a pediatrician instructed investigators that there was proof of “hypoxia and mind injury due to lack of oxygen and blood to the mind.”(iStock) Almost a 12 months after Stacey Costello … Continue reading

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Seoul Sisters and Brothers – 23andMe July 31, 2019

I  started this post a while back, but can’t find where it posted or in my Drafts folder – Seoul Sisters and Brothers – 23andMe July 31, 2019: https://blog.23andme.com/23andme-customer-stories/seoul-sisters-and-brothers/. When they met for the first time, Tamara Miller and Leslie … Continue reading

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See How You Are Related to Other Users—FamilySearch Update – August 16, 2019

I saw this recently on FamilySearch – See How You Are Related to Other Users—FamilySearch Update https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/view-relationship-other-users/. One of the great things about using FamilySearch’s shared tree is that you can learn what others know about your ancestors. This means … Continue reading

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Mail-in DNA test results bring surprises about family history for many users – FamilySearch August 14, 2019

I saw this on FamilySearch yesterday – Mail-in DNA test results bring surprises about family history for many users – FamilySearch August 14, 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/mail-in-dna-test-results-bring-surprises-for-many-users/; original article: https://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2019/08/06/mail-in-dna-test-results-bring-surprises-about-family-history-for-many-users/. Summary (FamilySearch link) About one-in-seven U.S. adults (15%) say they have used a … Continue reading

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