Added by Gena Philibert Ortega on November 29, 2012 at 3:59pm — No Comments
Family history network buys rival and advances international expansion with new funds
LOS ANGELES, California, PROVO, Utah & TEL AVIV, Israel – November 28, 2012 – MyHeritage, the popular online family history network, announced today it has acquired long-time rival…Continue
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November 27, 2012 – Austin,…
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Franklin was born 26 June 1860 Greene Co. PA and died June 1940 in Wheatland , Wyoming was carried back by train to Iowa for burial next to his wife. Mom was expecting me and she could not go. It broke her heart.
Franklin Cornelius Hoffman, son of Sanford and Rachel Plants Hoffman raised three children:
Robert, Grace and Cecil Leroy. Their mother was Samantha Abigail DuVall, also born in PA near Franklin.
Mom always called him Grandpa Frank. The man…Continue
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This week marks the beginning of the holiday gift-giving season. Perhaps you are wondering what you might give to a fellow family history researcher or genealogist, or maybe your family and friends are asking you for hints.
Simple, practical gifts include a disposable camera to take to cemeteries, a package of photo paper, mini-cassette recorder for archive research or interviewing relatives, vinyl-coated paper clips, acid-free file folders and archival-safe, acid free and lignin-free…Continue
Added by Stefani Twyford on November 23, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Latest Version of Genealogy and Family Tree Software Now Available to the Public
SPRINGVILLE, Utah. — November 19, 2012 — RootsMagic, Inc. today announced…
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I was just looking back over some old research and I came across a record of my grandfather from WWI.In the record it stated he had been charged with "leaving his post",this was while he was in hospital in England after been wounded in the Battle of the Somme.He was gone for 2 hrs,unfortunately it doesn't say where he went but my thoughts are he slipped out of the hospital…Continue
Added by Robert Hallion on November 20, 2012 at 4:30am — No Comments
I was watching some news coverage of Hurricane Sandy a few days ago and there was a woman standing on the site of what was once her home, holding a battered and soggy wedding photo of her parents. She was sobbing, saying this was the only photo she could find of her parents. It was painful to watch. For years, I have been writing about the need to protect heirloom property such as photos and scrapbooks. I can’t recall where I read this but insurance companies report that the number one loss…Continue
Added by Stefani Twyford on November 16, 2012 at 11:41am — No Comments
It always seems like there aren't enough hours in the day or enough days in the week, doesn't it? Take a look around you. Do you have piles of research laying around? Old books…
Added by Gena Philibert Ortega on November 15, 2012 at 4:15pm — No Comments
Hello everyone,I have a lot of info on the Dublin branch of the "Hallion" family so if anyone has info to share please contact me here,thanks,Bob Hallion.
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Familyrelatives.com releases three new military datasets for the first time containing lists of more than 35,000 British and Dominion…
Added by Gena Philibert Ortega on November 13, 2012 at 8:41am — No Comments
Sanford HOFFMAN and Thomas H Neal (Phebe's husband)
U.S. Adjutant General Military Records, 1631-1976 Biographical and Genealogical History of Appanoose and Monroe
Counties , Ia.
Pg 682 Ex-Soldiers Sailors and Marines
West Virginia Continued
Name Rank Co. Present Post Office Address
Sanford Hoffman Private …Continue
Added by Susi (Susan C Jones) Pentico on November 11, 2012 at 9:23pm — No Comments
He married Emily Griffin on January 15, 1871 in McDowell County, NC. No one knows for sure where George was before he got married, but a George of about the same age shows up in the 1860 and 1870 censuses in Madison County, NC. In their marriage record it states George's parents to be Ezekiel and Dianna…Continue
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This is not an advert. It is a very kind entry which took up some time: I hope it is of interest to a lot of readers.
This site is the only one which has actually covered these two extremely important persons. If one reads the ancestry.com or Devon Records, you get a totally wrong impression. I note that Victor Cowling often mentions these names. However in that era no…Continue