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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July 30, 2020

I saw last night there was an updated list with only one entry dated July 29th; checked today and it had a number of entries dated July 30th on Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July … Continue reading

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Finding Your French Ancestors – FamilySearch July 31, 2020

I saw this today on FamilySearch – Finding Your French Ancestors https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/finding-your-french-ancestry/. July 31, 2020  – by  Sally Odekirk –snip– Do you have French ancestry and wonder where to start learning more about them? As you learn about your ancestors, take … Continue reading

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Not Seeing FindMyPast Friday Update Today – FindMyPast Fridays July 31, 2020

Updated August 1, 2020 – did not see a new FindMyPast Fridays post as of early afternoon today. I checked last night and didn’t see it posted. It usually shows up Thursday or Friday at  https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new. It’s late enough my … Continue reading

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Quarantine Diary Prompts—How to Journal about the Historic Events of 2020 – FamilySearch July 30, 2020

I saw this on FamilySearch a little bit ago – Quarantine Diary Prompts—How to Journal about the Historic Events of 2020: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/covid-diary-journal-prompt/. A bit longer in the original link. July 30, 2020  – by  Jessica Grimaud We are living in historic … Continue reading

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AVC Tribute Videos: 442nd Regimental Combat Team – YouTube Video American Veterans Center

I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j8buFZR52wY More information as many are not familiar with this unit – Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/442nd_Regimental_Combat_Team. I recognized the unit as soon as I saw its designation. Direct link: AVC Tribute Videos: 442nd Regimental Combat Team https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j8buFZR52wYContinue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July 27, 2020

I saw last night there was an updated list on Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July 27, 2020: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after July 22, 2020. New and Updated   UPDATED Europe, Registration of Foreigners … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 27 July 2020

I saw this on FamilySearch today –New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 27 July 2020: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-27-july-2020/. July 28, 2020 New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 27 July 2020 FamilySearch added new free indexed collections of immigrant arrivals … Continue reading

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Lane County Historical Museum, Dighton – Kansas Tuesdays July 28, 2020

As I continue my westward trek across Kansas this week, I started moving south as I zigzag through the state. I saw Wakeeney in Trego County and went looking for what’s to see or do in the area. I came … Continue reading

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French Basque Country: Bayonne — View from the Back

If things had gone according to plan, I’d now be enjoying a vacation in my beloved Basque Country but as I’m not…………………….let’s return to my series about the French Basque Country. A mere eight kilometres (5 miles) from Biarritz is … Continue reading

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Ancestry at Home until August 31 — North Carolina Collection

Have you been putting off doing your genealogy even though you know Ancestry is available for at home use? Well, no worries – Ancestry Library Edition is available for at home use through August 31 now. Woohoo! All you need … Continue reading

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