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1969 Missouri Death Certificate Indexing is Live – January 9, 2020

I missed the announcement last week, but Missouri has opened 1969 Death Certificate Indexing is Live. You have to sign up to index, but once you sign up, you log in. Each year, they add another year, usually in early … Continue reading

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Destroyed identities – the digital reconstruction of Auschwitz-Birkenau victims’ data December 27, 2019

I ran across this recently – Destroyed identities – the digital reconstruction of Auschwitz-Birkenau victims’ data December 27, 2019: auschwitz.org/en/museum/news/destroyed-identities-the-digital-reconstruction-of-auschwitz-birkenau-victims-data,1398.html. A long article, but this should give you an understanding of the task they are looking to achieve. More than … Continue reading

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Johannes Finds Loving Family After a Difficult Search – MyHeritage January 14, 2020

I saw this on MyHeritage today – Johannes Finds Loving Family After a Difficult Search: https://blog.myheritage.com/2020/01/johannes-finds-loving-family-after-a-difficult-search/.  by Talya January 14, 2020 User Stories Johannes was adopted as a child and grew up in Germany. When he was 20, he decided … Continue reading

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5 Best Places in Italy to Explore Your Heritage – FamilySearch January 7, 2020

I saw this on FamilySearch – 5 Best Places in Italy to Explore Your Heritage: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/5-best-places-in-italy-explore-heritage/. I cut down the article to keep it around 500 words, but more information in link above. January 7, 2020  – by  Sunny Morton Italy … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 13 January 2020

I saw this tonight on FamilySearch -New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 13 January 2020: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-13-january-2020/. FamilySearch.org added new, free, historical records this week from American Samoa, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, England, France, Honduras, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Peru, … Continue reading

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Sequencing.com DNA Sale Ends Tomorrow January 12, 2020

I received an e-mail today from Sequencing.com announcing their New Year’s Sale ends tomorrow. Happy New Year’s Sale Ends Tomorrow 3 Free DNA Reports plus 20% off all other DNA Reports and 70% off all DNA Tests I am surprised and … Continue reading

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What Does a Polygenic Risk Score Mean? – MyHeritage DNA Saturdays January 11, 2020

I saw this a few days ago on MyHeritage – What Does a Polygenic Risk Score Mean? – MyHeritage DNA Saturdays January 11, 2020 https://blog.myheritage.com/2020/01/what-does-a-polygenic-risk-score-mean/. I thought it would make a good DNA Saturdays post. by Jessica Greenwood, MS, LGC … Continue reading

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5 Groundbreaking Inventions that Were Shockingly Underappreciated in Their Time – MyHeritage January 9, 2020

I saw this yesterday on MyHeritage – 5 Groundbreaking Inventions that Were Shockingly Underappreciated in Their Time – MyHeritage January 9, 2020: https://blog.myheritage.com/2020/01/5-groundbreaking-inventions-that-were-shockingly-underappreciated-in-their-time/.  by Esther January 9, 2020 History Human history was built on the tension between our natural curiosity … Continue reading

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New 1939 Register entries and military records – FindMyPast Fridays January 10, 2020

Update: I have not forgotten North Carolina Thursdays. I helped a friend yesterday and it threw off my North Carolina post as I wasn’t expecting it to take as long as it did. I hope to have it shortly, backdated … Continue reading

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Ring In the New Year with a Time Capsule to Tell Your Story – FamilySearch January 6, 2020

I saw this today on FamilySearch – Ring In the New Year with a Time Capsule to Tell Your Story – FamilySearch January 6, 2020: https://media.familysearch.org/new-year-time-capsule-to-tell-your-story/. Summary Currently tucked away somewhere in the recesses of my childhood home’s storage room … Continue reading

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