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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 05 August 2019

I saw today on FamilySearch -New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 5 August 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-5-august–2019/ FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Australia, Austria, Brazil, Germany, South Africa and the United States, including Kansas, Alabama and the Freedman’s Bureau Hospital. Search these new … Continue reading

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New Records on FamilySearch from July 2019

I saw this earlier this evening on FamilySearch – New Records on FamilySearch from July 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/new-records-july-2019/. FamilySearch expanded its free online archives in July of 2019 with over 7 million new indexed family history records from all over the … Continue reading

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Mexican Last Names: Frequently Asked Questions – August 5, 2019

I saw this on FamilySearch earlier today; it’s a short blurb as the rest of the article link was posted August 1, 2019 –Mexican Last Names: Frequently Asked Questions: https://media.familysearch.org/mexican-last-names-frequently-asked-questions/. Summary When looking at records, it is important to remember … Continue reading

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The Research Wiki—Your Best Friend for Family History August 2, 2019

I saw this yesterday on FamilySearch – The Research Wiki—Your Best Friend for Family History: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/family-history-research-wiki/. When searching for your ancestors, have you ever needed help finding a birth or military record? Do you know what types of records were … Continue reading

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Three FamilySearch Mexican Articles August 1, 2019

I decided to merge the three articles about Mexican genealogy that were posted August 1, 2019 on FamilySearch into one post. I also decided to use the blurbs from the articles https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/ as they give enough information to provide a … Continue reading

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FamilySearch Users Can Now Correct Name Indexing Errors – July 31, 2019

I saw this on FamilySearch a few days ago – FamilySearch Users Can Now Correct Name Indexing Errors: https://media.familysearch.org/familysearch-users-can-correct-name-indexing-errors/. FamilySearch has added a much-anticipated innovation that now enables users to make name corrections to its indexes. Corrections made by users increase the … Continue reading

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Quick Tip: Sifting Through DNA Matches – FamilySearch August 2, 2019

I saw this on FamilySearch earlier today –Quick Tip: Sifting Through DNA Matches: https://media.familysearch.org/quick-tip-sifting-through-dna-matches/. Summary If you’ve taken an autosomal DNA test at 23andMe, AncestryDNA, or Family Tree DNA, you likely have a long list of genetic cousins. After sequencing portions of your … Continue reading

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Enhance your 23andMe profile with FamilySearch – 23andMe

I saw this e-mail last night from 23andMe. You have to log-in to see more details. Basically, it allows you to attach your FamilySearch Family Tree to your 23andMe account. Display your family tree information Dear 23andMe Beta Tester, You’re … Continue reading

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13-Year-Old Budding Genealogist Visits MyHeritage – July 31, 2019

I saw this last night on MyHeritage – 13-Year-Old Budding Genealogist Visits MyHeritage https://blog.myheritage.com/2019/07/13-year-old-budding-genealogist-visits-myheritage/. While most of his friends are spending their summer vacations outdoors, Yehonatan Cohen, a 13-year-old from northern Israel, is hunkering down and concentrating on his genealogy … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 29 July 2019

I saw this last night on FamilySearch -New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 29 July 2019:https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-29-july-2019/ FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Belgium, Canada, Colombia, Denmark, England, Peru, Spain, and the United States, including AK, AZ, CA, CO, GA, … Continue reading

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