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FamilySearch Celebrates 20 Years Online

In doing my usual daily search of Some of the Places I Find Articles, I saw this – FamilySearch Celebrates 20 Years Online: https://media.familysearch.org/familysearch-celebrates-20-years-online/https://media.familysearch.org/familysearch-celebrates-20-years-online/. Happy 20th Online Birthday FamilySearch. A word of caution: not everything you find linked on FamilySearch … Continue reading

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See Historical Events Your Ancestors Lived Through and More—FamilySearch Update

I saw this on FamilySearch earlier today – See Historical Events Your Ancestors Lived Through and More—FamilySearch Update: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/historical-events-detail-view/. When we learn about historical events in our ancestors’ lives, we can better understand who they were. I recently read my grandfather’s … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Honor Your Ancestors at the Cemetery on Memorial Day – BillionGraves Tombstone Tuesdays May 21, 2019

I saw this this afternoon on BillionGraves – 10 Ways to Honor Your Ancestors at the Cemetery on Memorial Day – BillionGraves Tombstone Tuesdays May 21, 2019: https://blog.billiongraves.com/2019/05/21/10-ways-to-honor-your-ancestors-at-the-cemetery-on-memorial-day/. For those not familiar, Memorial Day is a U. S. holiday celebrated … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of May 20, 2019 – FamilySearch

I saw this earlier today –New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of May 20, 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-may-20-2019/. FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Argentina, Ukraine, and the United States, including Arizona, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, Ohio, Texas, and Utah. Search these new records and images by … Continue reading

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Five Things Every New FamilySearch User Should Try

I saw this on FamilySearch – Five Things Every New FamilySearch User Should Try: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/familysearch-user/. At FamilySearch.org, you have multiple ways to experience the excitement of family history. Now that you have an account, it’s time to start exploring some … Continue reading

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Explore Your Global Heritage with FamilySearch’s Country Pages

I saw this earlier on FamilySearch: Explore Your Global Heritage with FamilySearch’s Country Pages: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/what-is-my-ethnicity/. We are all proud of where we come from. Whether you’re a first-generation immigrant, or you have just discovered your roots by taking a DNA … Continue reading

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Three Key Functions of the Archives of Michigan—Kris Rzepczynski at RootsTech 2019 – FamilySearch

I saw this last night on FamilySearch – Three Key Functions of the Archives of Michigan—Kris Rzepczynski at RootsTech 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/archives-of-michigan-kris-rzepczynski/ At RootsTech 2019, archivist Kris Rzepczynski shared one of his favorite records—the death certificate of Harry Houdini. (See it … Continue reading

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