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Which of the 11 American nations do you live in?

Which of the 11 American nations do you live in? | genealogy | Scoop.it
A fascinating new look at the cultural differences between the 11 nations that make up North America.
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Term of the day: quarantine

Not only what we think To keep readers from feeling bereft while The Legal Genealogist is on the road, the blog over the next week or so will continue to focus on terms -- words and phrases -- we m...
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Getting that SSN

Getting that SSN | genealogy | Scoop.it
A timely question about getting the SSN Reader Amy Jacobsen asks a great question that just happens to be very timely. “I am having trouble understanding my Grandmother's Social Security number on ...
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Problems in Finding Towns of Origin

Problems in Finding Towns of Origin | genealogy | Scoop.it
Boston.com ran an interesting story yesterday about town names called “25 Massachusetts Town Names That are Hard to Pronounce.” It showed how the names of some of our towns (many with Native American origins) are properly pronounced by locals.
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How To Save Articles, And Things From Google News Archive - YouTube

If your a history buff like i am this is a must know how! On Google News Archive its hard to save anything the normal way. In this video i will show you how ...
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10 Awesome, Obsolete Jobs You Didn't Know You Wanted - Listverse

Usually, when we hear about old-school jobs, we're pretty glad that there's no need for them anymore. No one wants to be a leech-catcher or a plague doctor
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10 Jobs From The Early 1900s That Totally Sucked - Listverse

We all have moments when we think we have the suckiest job on the planet. But our jobs are nothing compared to some common jobs in the early 1900s. There w
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Genealogy Insider - 10 Ways to Leverage Evernote for Your Genealogy Research

Genealogy Insider - 10 Ways to Leverage Evernote for Your Genealogy Research | genealogy | Scoop.it
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Genealogy Insider - Beginner Genealogy Tips: Where to Look for Great Ancestor Stories

Genealogy Insider - Beginner Genealogy Tips: Where to Look for Great Ancestor Stories | genealogy | Scoop.it
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Five Tips for Finding Those Who Died in Military Service

This weekend we celebrate Memorial Day. This is the day we reserve to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice, giving their lives in service to their country.
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5 Tips for Resolving Evidence Conflicts

One of the great benefits of online research has been the search hints offered by websites like Mocavo and Findmypast. These are tremendously helpful, and can point you in directions you might not have thought to look.
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Grieving mother pleads thirf for return of dead son's bracelets

Grieving mother pleads thirf for return of dead son's bracelets | genealogy | Scoop.it
Massachusetts mom Casey Kilcup lost her son Brison in January. She carried the hospital bracelets they were each wearing the day he was born in her wallet, which was stolen last week.
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Five Technologies to Make Sure Your Data Lives Forever

They say that on the Internet, nothing ever goes away. This is true, for popular content that's endlessly shared and remixed. But this kind of viral candy is only the tip of a really big iceberg.
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Genealogy Insider - What Genealogy Records Might You Find in a Courthouse?

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Genealogy Insider - Ancestry.com Launches AncestryHealth Family Health History Service

Genealogy Insider - Ancestry.com Launches AncestryHealth Family Health History Service | genealogy | Scoop.it
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Over 11,000 Historic Surrey Mental Hospital Admission Records Published on Ancestry

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Genealogy Insider - Johanns and Marias Everywhere! Naming Traditions German Genealogists Should Know

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What DPI should I scan my photos, and in what format do I save them?

My lecture Preserving Photographs, Scanning, and Digital Backups at this weeks' IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy was well attended with somewhere around 150-200 people.
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Finding Our Gay and Lesbian Ancestors

June is a special month for many of us. Each year gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people around the world celebrate Pride, commemorating the Stonewall Riots of 1969, where GLBT people stood up for themselves and their civil rights.
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