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Kansas State Sticker and Finally after Five Years… the Giant Ball of Twine — Camper Chronicles

  We have actually driven through some of Kansas before this trip, but because we didn’t stop and do anything Kansas specific we still needed to earn our sticker. I knew we weren’t going to spend a ton of time … Continue reading

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Tracking My Family’s Movement — I Seek Dead People

As I have worked on my genealogy research over the past six years, I have discovered a pattern that makes my research both more complex and more interesting than I thought it would be. I knew almost nothing about my … Continue reading

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Ness County Historical Society & Museum, Ness City – Kansas Tuesdays October 15, 2019

This week, I went looking for areas in central Kansas as last week’s Kansas Tuesdays post was from eastern Kansas. I went with Get Rural to see what they had for central Kansas. I chose Ness County Historical Society & … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 14 October 2019

I saw this today on FamilySearch – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 14 October 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-14-october-2019/ This week, FamilySearch.org added over 1 million new, free, historical records from France Marriages (1546-1924), and another million records from Uruguay Passenger Lists (1888-1980.) Other countries include England, Sweden, Uruguay … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 7 October 2019

I saw this today on FamilySearch – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 7 October 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-7-october-2019/ FamilySearch.org added over 1 million new, free, historical records this week from England Parish Registers (1538-1997.) An additional million records were contributed from Missouri County Marriage, … Continue reading

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Astronaut Nick Hague Returns to Earth After 203 Days Aboard the Space Station — Pacosite’s Blog

NASA astronaut Nick Hague is seen outside the Soyuz MS-12 spacecraft after he landed in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan. via NASA https://ift.tt/2oJcOkp via Astronaut Nick Hague Returns to Earth After 203 Days Aboard the Space Station … Continue reading

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Utopia College, Eureka – Kansas Tuesdays October 8, 2019

This week, I went looking for areas in southern Kansas as last week’s Kansas Tuesdays post was from northern Kansas. I went with Atlas Obscura to see what they had for Kansas. There were some good possibilities, but many were … Continue reading

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A Stone Arch Bridge for Greenwood County — Homestead on the Range

A monumental occasion in celebration of a monumental structure. via A Stone Arch Bridge for Greenwood County — Homestead on the Range.  

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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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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 30 September 2019

I saw this today on FamilySearch – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 30 September 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/familysearch-records-september-2019/ FamilySearch expanded its free online archives in September of 2019 with almost 13.2 million new indexed family history records and over … Continue reading

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