Genealogy glossary – fra ENGELSK til NORSK (the most commonly used words)Continue
Added by Cathrine Apelseth-Aanensen on February 28, 2014 at 2:24am — No Comments
This is a picture of Henry Huffman later HOFFMAN and wife Elizabeth HIGGINS.
You can read about the HIGGINS line on this blog…Continue
Groundbreaking multilingual mobile app will power international crowdsourcing initiative…Continue
Added by Gena Philibert Ortega on February 19, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments
I just want to let you know that not all the Sheppards emigrated. Many of us remained. In fact, we're having a Sheppard family gathering this weekend in Tipperary, just a few short miles from CastleSheppard. CastleSheppard was the home of William Sheppard, the younger brother of Thomas Sheppard.
This weekend gathering coincides with the 100th anniversary of my great-grandfather James Sheppard. We are all there to unveil a memorial to him. Incidentally, my uncle and father are…Continue
Added by Dave Bates on February 18, 2014 at 11:27am — No Comments
With high hopes Illinois is being asked to pass this bill that is posted here on Leland Meitzler's blog page.
If it passes one will have access to cemeteries previously some times denied.
Added by Susi (Susan C Jones) Pentico on February 16, 2014 at 7:17pm — No Comments
For years I have been blaming The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, whose 'Ancestry' family trees are - or were - notoriously difficult to amend, and hence never were.
This year, Millennia Corporation will be celebrating their 29th year in business, and the 17th year since they first released their Legacy Family Tree genealogy software.
Legacy is a feature-rich package that lets you chart family trees, record details about individuals, and otherwise track your family…Continue
Added by Jean-François Dagenais on February 4, 2014 at 7:29pm — No Comments
The current availability of online databases and the mass photocopying of searchable historical documents have led to a renewed interest in genealogy, and it is now much easier to fill in the basic outline of our family trees.
Many are quickly fascinated by the process of slowly leapfrogging back one generation at a time to learn the names of the ancestors who are responsible for our existences today, and the continuity with the past that we establish seems to give our lives an…Continue
Added by Jean-François Dagenais on February 3, 2014 at 1:15pm — No Comments