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Essex County, Massachusetts Probate Packet Files Now on AmericanAncestors.org

Essex County, Massachusetts Probate Packet Files Now on AmericanAncestors.org | Ancestry | Scoop.it
I received the Fall 2013 issue of American Ancestors magazine from the New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) last week, and perused it over the weekend.

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How we discovered DNA

Nobel laureate James Watson opens TED2005 with the frank and funny story of how he and his research partner, Francis Crick, discovered the structure of DNA.

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Map Guide to German Parish Registers – Vol. 44 – West Prussia I ...

Map Guide to German Parish Registers – Vol. 44 – West Prussia I ... | Ancestry | Scoop.it
There are also listings of genealogical resources covering civil registration, emigration, lineage books, periodicals and genealogical collections, plus archives and repositories. Archive include both state, church, and district or ...

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Everyone's got a little Prussian in their back ground.  

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Manuscripts

RT @JohnsonGen: The Vatican is digitizing its collections: see what’s already available here: http://t.co/n0nup6cZrO #genealogy #italy #fam…
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Casting Docu Series "Swabbed" DNA Discovery - Washington DC - opportunity - Jobs for College Students

Casting Docu Series "Swabbed" DNA Discovery - Washington DC - opportunity - Jobs for College Students | Ancestry | Scoop.it
Doron Ofir Casting and Powderhouse Productions are searching nationwide for people with the most compelling stories who want to have their double-helix hunches answered for an all-new television series on a major cable network.
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Wow...just Wow.

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9 Reasons Why You Should Be Researching Voter Records - A Hidden Gem

9 Reasons Why You Should Be Researching Voter Records - A Hidden Gem | Ancestry | Scoop.it
The Ancestor Hunt (Today's Magic Number is 9 - 9 Reasons Why You Should Be Researching Voter Records http://t.co/laWQZPoEpk #genealogy ...)
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14 Ways to Find Someone's Death Information

1) Land Records and 2) Newspaper Ads of Estate Sales or Request of Bills and Payments Owed to Estate Executor. I have used both to establish approximate death dates for several ancestors for whom all...

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Family Tree Talk: Apply 'genealogical proof standard' to research - Sentinel-Standard

Family Tree Talk: Apply 'genealogical proof standard' to research - Sentinel-Standard | Ancestry | Scoop.it
Family Tree Talk: Apply 'genealogical proof standard' to research
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We have been looking lately at evidence and how we use it in our genealogies.
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26 Maps That Show How Ethnic Groups Are Divided Across America - Business Insider

26 Maps That Show How Ethnic Groups Are Divided Across America - Business Insider | Ancestry | Scoop.it
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26 Maps That Show How Ethnic Groups Are Divided Across America
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The United States may be a melting pot, but many ancestry groups still stick together.
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Images of Civil War casualties captured by Lincoln's photographer

Images of Civil War casualties captured by Lincoln's photographer | Ancestry | Scoop.it
Alexander Gardner, from Paisley, Renfrewshire, risked his life to capture the American Civil War on film but was robbed of most of the credit by his employer.

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1.5 million pages of British World War One Diaries are Digitized and Available Online

1.5 million pages of British World War One Diaries are Digitized and Available Online | Ancestry | Scoop.it
The National Archives in London has announced it is putting diaries of World War I British soldiers online. The diaries record life in the trenches for all British military units, which were required to keep official journals daily.

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What is the Card Catalog and how do I use it?

What is the Card Catalog and how do I use it? | Ancestry | Scoop.it
@King_BaconRanch Yes! Feel free to visit our Card Catalog. It will let you sort out our databases by date. http://t.co/9BKVCJWGCT
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Utah Genealogical Association - 2015 Tracks

The Utah Genealogical Association provides genealogical information, sources and education through personal instruction and published media on state, national and international family history topics, while promoting high standards and ethical...
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Registration open for RootsTech genealogy conference in SLC - El Estándar

Registration open for RootsTech genealogy conference in SLC - El Estándar | Ancestry | Scoop.it
Registration open for RootsTech genealogy conference in SLC
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Registration open for RootsTech genealogy conference in SLC. JaNae Francis. Jan 24 2014 - 11:14am.
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Use DNA Analysis to Chart Your Family Tree

Use DNA Analysis to Chart Your Family Tree | Ancestry | Scoop.it
If your genealogy research has hit a stump, recent scientific advances may be able to help you begin charting your family tree with a little help from DNA analysis. With the help of DNA analysis genealogical researchers can ...

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Bookcase Inspired by DNA Structures – Fubiz™

Bookcase Inspired by DNA Structures – Fubiz™ | Ancestry | Scoop.it
Cattelan Italia imagined this column storage for beautiful books. Inspired by the structure of the DNA molecule, creating the aptly named "DNA Bookcase" can be.
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So very cool.

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Ancestry.com Redesigns App for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch ...

Ancestry.com Redesigns App for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch ... | Ancestry | Scoop.it
The following announcement was written by the folks at Ancestry.com: PROVO, Utah, Sep 18, 2013 -- Ancestry.com LLC, the world's largest online family history resource, today announced the launch of a new, upgraded ...
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New Update: EOGN Calendar of Genealogy Events - Eastman's ...

New Update: EOGN Calendar of Genealogy Events - Eastman's ... | Ancestry | Scoop.it
The Calendar of Genealogy Events has a new look. It also has numerous new features. On May 26, I announced a new feature on this newsletter's web site: The Calendar of Genealogy Events at http://www.eogn.com/calendar ...
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