Join our Meetup Group Specially Created for fans of Genealogy, Family History & Ancestry Vacations! It's free to join. You then are part of this meetup community and get notifications on meetups…Continue
Ancestry.co.uk now has 1911 English census originals available. Previously these were only on Findmypast.co.uk - these were essential to me in finding my correct ancestors! If you have English…Continue
What family tree software do you use? What do you like/dislike about it and would you buy it again? I want to print a 7-9 generation family tree. I am an ancestry user so can print a tree from…Continue
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Celebrate your Family History This Weekend
With Independence Day celebrations coming up many of you will spend time with your family over this weekend. If you have an interest in your family tree but have never taken the time to ask those important questions about your ancestry, make 2011 your year for rediscovering your family’s heritage.
While you’re spending time with relatives, preparing food, heating up the bbq, or…Continue
After scanning London baptism records multiple times for my Smith ancestors I was confused why I found every baptism record for my ancestors siblings but not for the record for my ancestor Mary Ann Smith?
Well today I found it! Her record had a hyphen in it (Mary-Ann Smith). This and several other hyphenated records did not show up with all the others. So, if you are searching Parish records, remember names are often mispelled or perhaps your missing record has a hyphen…Continue