Tag Archives: Historical Society

RootsWeb Mailing Lists to Be Discontinued March 2, 2020

I received this e-mail not quite an hour ago; administrators can save the e-mails in their list before March 2nd: Beginning March 2nd, 2020 the Mailing Lists functionality on RootsWeb will be discontinued. Users will no longer be able to … Continue reading

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Well Done Midwest Historical and Genealogical Society – January 4, 2019

Disclaimer: I am a life member of MHGS and was Board Secretary for a period a few years back. I received my monthly newsletter from Midwest Historical and Genealogical Society (MHGS) a couple of days ago. Here’s the link to … Continue reading

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The returns of the 2019 season — The Legal Genealogist

What to do with the returns cash Okay. Let’s all admit it. Come on. Say it out loud and get it over with. Here… The Legal Genealogist will go first: Not everything we got for a holiday gift was a … Continue reading

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My Version of Things that Rarely Happen to Me – October 29, 2019

In an re-blog earlier this month: I’m going to file this under things that just don’t ever happen to me. — #MILLENNIALLIFECRISIS, original post – I’m going to file this under things that just don’t ever happen to me. — … Continue reading

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Futuro UFO House, Frisco – North Carolina Thursdays October 24, 2019

I am going back to Dare County – Futuro UFO House, Frisco. I re-blogged this post – North Carolina Outerbanks — Going the Edgar Mile, original post – https://bemeontheroad.wordpress.com/2019/10/19/north-carolina-outerbanks/ which mentions the Futuro House. I have been to Dare County with … Continue reading

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Missiles and More Museum, Topsail Island – North Carolina Thursdays October 17, 2019

This one almost fell in my lap. I was looking at Burgaw, North Carolina since I was at the top of North Carolina for last week’s North Carolina Thursdays post. The town name Burgaw stuck in my mind as unusual. … Continue reading

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I’m going to file this under things that just don’t ever happen to me. — #MILLENNIALLIFECRISIS

Have you ever known two people with extremely similar names? Like their names could easily be mistaken for one another if you don’t double check? I’ll give you an example – for me, I know a Kyle Deen and a … Continue reading

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Welcome to Judy G. Russell, the Legal Genealogist, As She Presents in Wichita October 5, 2019

Let me be one of the first to welcome Judy G. Russell – https://www.legalgenealogist.com/ to Wichita. She will be doing a presentation tomorrow, October 5, 2019,  at Wichita Genealogical Society – https://wichitagensoc.org/ for their annual conference held at the Hughes Metroplex. … Continue reading

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Attending Funeral Today September 6, 2019

By the time this posts, the funeral will be over as it’s scheduled for 12 Noon and I can’t imagine it lasting 4 hours. I checked Find-A-Grave the other day and she had not been added as the obituaries did … 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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