Tag Archives: Newspapers

FindMyPast Fridays October 18, 2019

I checked numerous times yesterday and didn’t see the newest FindMyPast Fridays. I checked today and it is up FindMyPast –Search new UK parish records & Scottish Wills this Findmypast Friday: https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/search-new-uk-parish-records–scottish-wills-this Does your family tree have roots in the … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays October 11, 2019

I checked numerous times yesterday and didn’t see the newest FindMyPast Fridays. I checked today and it is up FindMyPast –New UK burials, monumental inscriptions and more: https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/new-uk-burials-monumental-inscriptions-and-more Over 14 million new records to search Greater London Burial Index   … Continue reading

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When Possible, View Images of Transcribed Records – October 8, 2019

I will be re-blogging a post in a little bit that reinforces this concept. Here are some examples I have run across: A friend saw an ancestor’s maiden name transcribed as Ruhr on Ancestry, but when he pulled up the … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays October 4, 2019

I saw this yesterday on FindMyPast –New & exclusive records from the UK and Scotland: Search new additions to the 1939 Register and more New US vital records and Scottish asylum registers Here is what’s new this Findmypast friday   … Continue reading

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Helping a Friend Find Where Some Relatives Are Buried – September 28, 2019

I have been busy helping a friend figure out where five (5) of her relatives were buried. They are not on Find-A-Grave or BillionGraves. I found the most recent one had an obituary on Legacy.com. The others died between the … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays September 27, 2019

I saw this last night on FindMyPast –Search new additions to the 1939 Register and more: https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/explore-life-in-britain-on-the-eve-of-war Explore life in Britain on the eve of war Here’s what’s new the Findmypast Friday:   1939 Register Update   To mark the … Continue reading

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Why You Should Be Careful of Memories – September 23, 2019

This is actually a serious post, but I am injecting humor into it to show why you shouldn’t trust memories. I have memory issues and have frequently thought something happened in a year that was not correct. In my case, … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays September 20, 2019

I noticed this yesterday on FindMyPast –New records from Cumberland, Scotland and the United States: https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/heres-whats-new-this-findmypast-friday. Here’s what’s new this Findmypast Friday United States Directories & Almanacs   110 Ohio directories have been added to our collection of United States … Continue reading

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5 Easy Steps to Preserving Newspaper Clippings – MyHeritage September 18, 2019

I saw this on MyHeritage yesterday – 5 Easy Steps to Preserving Newspaper Clippings: https://blog.myheritage.com/2019/09/5-easy-steps-to-preserving-newspaper-clippings/. Obituaries, marriage announcements, and birth announcements are just a few of the types of newspaper clippings that can be filed among genealogical records. Newspapers are … Continue reading

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Limits of Ancestry.com Academic / Library Edition – September 18, 2019

Standard Disclaimers: I am not an attorney and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as legal advice. If you need legal advice, please consult a legal expert who is familiar with the area of … Continue reading

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