Monthly Archives: January 2009

Success Story

Interesting story in the  Louisville Courier Journal this morning about a father and son genealogist duo, who have a giggling good time climbing the family tree.  The article is by Dale Moss, a columnist for the LCJ who writes about all things … Continue reading

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Selected Answers from a note on my Facebook page.

One of those lists of q’s your friends send you. However, some of them would be appropriate to ask an older  relative, in gathering family history data: 1. WERE YOU NAMED AFTER ANYONE? Yes, my mother’s great-aunt Libby, who was … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Unearthing Pensacola

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Tombstone Tuesday: All Souls’ at St. Augustine, Navarre

The internment of ashes is available in All Souls’ Garden at St. Augustine of Canterbury as a ministry to the community as Navarre has no cemeteries. The only stipulation is that the internment of anyone who is a nonmember would … Continue reading

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News Roundup

NPR’s show The Nation had an interesting segment on the construction of the White House. The Stamford, CT ADVOCATE recently had a news story about online genealogy. “GENEALOGY: Web site offers up Indiana records” appeared in the Terre Haute TribStar … Continue reading

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Time to nominate your favorite Genealogist for NGS Awards

Every year, the National Genealogical Society (NGS)  presents awards to those who have demonstrated excellence, scholarship, and achievements in the field of genealogy and have made outstanding contributions to NGS programs or have performed outstanding work in the field of … Continue reading

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PR: Genealogy In Time – A Free Online Genealogy Magazine

 MissingLink Software Corporation announces the official launch of its new web site Genealogy In Time™, a free online genealogy magazine containing genealogy news, articles and links. “Genealogy is such a popular hobby, and yet there is a lack of good … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: 1880 KY Census, Louisville

PDF of census file

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Tombstone Tuesday: Would this count?

I don’t have a tombstone picture to post for T. T. but I do have this page from a family Bible, sent to me by my 2nd cousin Glenda: It lists the death of Ivy Beeman, my grandmother’s grandfather. Flora … Continue reading

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Press Release: New column by Phyllis Matthews Ziller announces a new column by genealogist Phyllis Matthews Ziller, M.L.I.S., discussing the wide variety of genealogical information found in old newspapers. Cedar Rapids, Iowa (PRWEB) January 18, 2009 — Cedar Rapids-based, the world’s largest online historic newspaper database, … Continue reading

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