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Who Do You Think You Are? LIVE! This Weekend in London - Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter

Who Do You Think You Are? LIVE! This Weekend in London - Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
The largest genealogy event in the English-speaking world, possibly in the entire world, will be held this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in London, England. Based on the hit television show, Who Do You Think You Are?
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Archives.com and National Archives Announce 1940 Census Website - Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter

Archives.com and National Archives Announce 1940 Census Website - Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
The following announcement was written by Archives.com: Today Archives.com and the National Archives are revealing the website that will host the 1940 Census beginning April 2, 2012: 1940census.archives.gov.
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Overview | RootsTech.org

Overview | RootsTech.org | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
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Ushahidi: Free Software for Data Collection, Visualization & Mapping - information aesthetics

Ushahidi: Free Software for Data Collection, Visualization & Mapping - information aesthetics | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
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Cold Case Police Trace DNA of 1991 Killer Back to 17th Century Mayflower Family

Cold Case Police Trace DNA of 1991 Killer Back to 17th Century Mayflower Family | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
The 1991 murder of a teenage girl on her high-school campus may now finally be solved - thanks to the DNA of a 17th century family.Seattle police investigating the death of Washington 16-year-old Sarah Yarborough say they are one step closer to...
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Association of Professional Genealogists - Prof. Mgmt. Conf.

Association of Professional Genealogists - Prof. Mgmt. Conf. | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
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On This Day in Science History - December 27 - Louis Pasteur

On This Day in Science History - December 27 - Louis Pasteur | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
December 27th is Louis Pasteur's birthday. Pasteur was a French chemist best known for developing the pasteurization process to slow the development of microbes.
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West Virginia Genealogy Records

West Virginia Genealogy Records | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
When beginning a family history, and more! Being around like-minded people in your path, and it does seem that everyone loves to share with others.
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A Paperless Genealogy Research Trip | Tips To Learn How To Go Paperless | DocumentSnap Paperless Blog

A Paperless #Genealogy Research Trip: 3 tools used to do #familyhistory research and never write or print: http://t.co/h6Kkmncd #familytree...
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Pass It On: Write a Story

Have you been waiting to write your family story until you’re done with the research or until you can write it ALL up, the full story?  If you wait that story may NEVER get written!  It’s kind of like the elephant in the room that NEVER disappears.
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Pennsylvania Hospital Historic Collections in Philadelphia

Pennsylvania Hospital Historic Collections in Philadelphia | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
The nation's first hospital has created an exhibition featuring medical and botanical texts from the 18th and early 19th century. The exhibit, “Flower to Pharmacy,” is housed at the Pennsylvania Hospital Historic Collections in Philadelphia.
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Oregon Gravestone sleuth who 'loves a mystery' finds home for misplaced marker | The Republic

PENDLETON, Ore. - A gravestone misplaced for 20 years has found its home thanks to a Hermiston woman and her genealogy skills. (RT @MyHeritage: Great work!
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Edward VIII abdicates — History.com This Day in History — 12/11/1936

After ruling for less than one year, Edward VIII becomes the first English monarch to voluntarily abdicate the throne.
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FamilySearch Adds Free Records from 7 Countries - Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter

FamilySearch Adds Free Records from 7 Countries - Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
The following announcement was written by FamilySearch: Millions of new records added to England, Italy, and U.S.
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When the Country’s Founding Father is Your Founding Father

When the Country’s Founding Father is Your Founding Father | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
Far from being royalty, the descendants of American presidents are the athletic trainers, lawyers, salesmen and executives of everyday life...
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Techy Stuff for Genealogy

Techy Stuff for Genealogy | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
We’re talking about computers & technology in US-REC Study Group.  We have chapters to read in Researcher’s Guide to American Genealogy and in The Source, but honestly, I learn more tech tips from my genea-friends than books could ever cover. ...
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Breaking Up the United States - Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter

Breaking Up the United States - Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
The Confederate States attempted this in 1861 and failed. BBC News now has an interesting article about the predictions for life 100 years from now.
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This Swiss Army Knife Comes With a 1 TB USB Flash Drive

This Swiss Army Knife Comes With a 1 TB USB Flash Drive | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
Victorinox has unveiled a Swiss Army knife with a USB flash drive that holds 1 terabyte of data.
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Genealogy Family Tree , Business Ebooks

Genealogy Family Tree , Business Ebooks | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
Genealogy Family Tree , Business Ebooks (German Genealogy: Finding Your German Ancestors - Genealogy Family Tree http://t.co/urYS4PE4...)...
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Transfer Big Files

Transfer Big Files | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
Do you have the occasional need to send very big files to someone else? Files that are too big to send in email? You can find dozens of online services that will help you do just that.
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Video: Dick Eastman Presentation on the Family History World in 10 Years Time - Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter

Video: Dick Eastman Presentation on the Family History World in 10 Years Time - Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
The Middlesex Chapter, Massachusetts Society of Genealogists, presents a video of Dick Eastman speaking on the Family History World in 10 Years Time: changing research trends, a changing audience, and being online all the time with handheld devices.
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On this day in 1732, Benjamin Franklin began... - Librarian on the Run

On this day in 1732, Benjamin Franklin began publishing Poor Richard’s Almanack. Poor Richard’s Almanac was a hodgepodge of things: It had information about the movements of the moon and stars,...
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La gazette des ancêtres: La généalogie derrière un ordinateur ne m'intéresse pas

La gazette des ancêtres: La généalogie derrière un ordinateur ne m'intéresse pas | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it

La généalogie derrière un ordinateur ne m'intéresse pas; ni même une recherche en archives et encore moins des ancêtres bretons cultivateurs de père en fils.

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A history of running with religion - The Boston Globe

A history of running with religion - The Boston Globe | Geeks and Genealogy | Scoop.it
Mitt Romney was recently asked if he thought his religion would hurt him in his fight for the presidential nomination.
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If historical events had Facebook updates...

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