Monthly Archives: September 2011

Obituary Beauty

I find old obituaries to be things of beauty.  Not just for research sake either; I mean yes, I love finding death dates, family members, and other pertinent information but more than any other genealogy resource Obituaries can evoke great … Continue reading

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Teaching Family History where it intersects with American History

Besides being a genealogist, one of my day jobs is as a homeschool teacher.  Twice a week I teach some classes with my kids and my sister’s kids.  This year one of our classes is American History and so I … Continue reading

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Ancestry.com review

I guess if I am going to review websites and records I should review the website I use the most for genealogy research – Ancestry.com. I have used this site for years and they are continually adding new repositories. It … Continue reading

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