Tag Archives: Kansas

New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of September 4, 2019

I saw this today on FamilySearch – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of  04 September 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-4-september-2019/ New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 4 September 2019 FamilySearch added over 3 million Native American census rolls from … Continue reading

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Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead, Overland Park – Kansas Tuesdays September 3, 2019

I saw Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead on the YouTube video I posted earlier today – https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/2019/09/03/10-best-travel-destinations-in-kansas-usa-youtube-video/ and decided this was a good fit for this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post. Website: https://www.opkansas.org/things-to-see-and-do/deanna-rose-childrens-farmstead/ Hours and Fees Hours The Farmstead is open 9 a.m. … Continue reading

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Kansas Sightseeing — Unmeasured Journeys

Our trek to Colorado from home is leading us through 982 miles of the midwest. This Kansas roadside has been sprinkled with fields full of sunflowers. If we had time, I’d pull over and take a thousand pictures. But… all … Continue reading

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10 Best Travel Destinations in Kansas USA – YouTube Video

I saw this today on YouTube – 10 Best Travel Destinations in Kansas USA – YouTube Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NWo_ipG10Ow (around 4:45 minutes long). I have posted about some of these places previously and will most likely get around to most, possibly … Continue reading

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

I saw this yesterday on FamilySearch – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of  29 August 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/new-records-august-2019/ New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 29 August 2019 FamilySearch expanded its free online archives in August of 2019 … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 26 August 2019

I saw this earlier today on FamilySearch -New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of  26 August 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-26-august-2019/ New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 26 August 2019 FamilySearch added nearly 5 million New York death records from 1880-1956. Additional … Continue reading

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Nazi POW Camp, Concordia – Kansas Tuesdays August 27, 2019

I went with the Nazi POW Camp in Concordia, Kansas for this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post – https://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/16021 Website: http://powcampconcordia.org/ 360 Wichita: No listing located https://www.360wichita.com/ Abandoned Playgrounds: No listing located https://abandonedplaygrounds.com/ Atlas Obscura: No listing located https://www.atlasobscura.com/ Big Kansas … Continue reading

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African American Cemeteries Online – Tombstone Tuesdays August 27, 2019

  I found African American Cemeteries Online – http://africanamericancemeteries.com/ and chose it as this week’s Tombstone Tuesdays post. I saw it on FamilySearch – https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/cemetery-crowdsourcing-websites-connect/ It only has 28 of the 50 states listed as well as Barbados and Canada. … Continue reading

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Rapunzel’s Pirate Tower Ruin of Victoria Beach, Laguna Beach, California – Weirdness Wednesdays August 21, 2019

Appears to be pirates theme this month – yesterday was Backyard Pirate Ship, Overbrook – Kansas Tuesdays August 20, 2019 and Teach’s Hole – Blackbeard Exhibit and Pyrate Specialty Shoppe, Ocracoke – North Carolina Thursdays August 8, 2019. I saw … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 19 August 2019

I saw last night on FamilySearch -New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of19  August 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-19-august-2019/ New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 19 August 2019 FamilySearch added over 7 million U.S. World War II draft registration cards this … Continue reading

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