Tag Archives: Obit

Three Types of People Who Are or Were on Legacy.com – December 27, 2020

There are three types of people who are or were on Legacy.com: https://www.legacy.com/. This is a website that includes many obituaries from newspapers and funeral homes. I will list the three types of people and then describe each example. First, … Continue reading

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Find-A-Grave and Copyright – Tombstone Tuesdays December 8, 2020

Standard Disclaimer:  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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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – November 17, 2020

I checked recently and saw new updates – Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – November 17, 2020: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after November 13, 2020. New and Updated   UPDATED U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-Current 11/17/2020

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – November 9, 2020

I checked recently and saw new update – Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – November 9, 2020: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after November 4, 2020. I checked before posting it and this is the only new … Continue reading

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Facts Vs. Copyright – October 22, 2020

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Went to the Historical/Genealogical Society Where I Volunteer Today – October 3, 2020

We are only open two days per week at the historical/genealogical society. With the COVID-19 stuff going on, we are only open 2 hours on those days. Normally we are open from 10 AM to 4 PM, but the hours … Continue reading

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Obituaries and Copyright Law – September 26, 2020

I sometimes see managers on Find-A-Grave say the obit needs to be as written. The problem is obits are covered by copyright law. Whoever wrote the obit owns the copyright. In rare instances, newspapers require shared copyright to publish an … Continue reading

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Why I Chose to Highlight Mountain View Cemetery, Altadena, California – August 13, 2020

I chose Mountain View Cemetery as a Tombstone Tuesdays post back in mid-May Mountain View Cemetery and Mausoleum, Altadena, California – Tombstone Tuesdays May 19, 2020. I didn’t go into details as to why I chose the cemetery when I … Continue reading

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Obituary For A Denver House – June 30, 2020

I haven’t seen it all yet, but obituary for a house means I am getting a little closer. It’s a lot longer article and worth a read. Seems I had trouble getting a link to work – try Obituary For … Continue reading

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Update on MyHeritage Free Collection – June 6, 2020

As I mentioned on June 1, 2020 – Each Day of June, a Different Record Collection Will Be Free! – MyHeritage May 31, 2020, MyHeritage is offering a different free collection every day this month. I was able to see … Continue reading

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