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Tracing Jewish Heritage Along the Danube - New York Times

Tracing Jewish Heritage Along the Danube - New York Times | Genealogy | Scoop.it
In Hungary, Slovakia, Austria and Germany, the river was a guide and a witness to vanished Jewish life.
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Genealogy scholarship available - Sandusky Register

Genealogy scholarship available - Sandusky Register | Genealogy | Scoop.it
Applications due April 1 for Huron County Chapter of Ohio Genealogical Society scholarship
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FamilySearch Adds More Than 19.2 Million Indexed Records and Images to Canada, Brazil, Puerto Rico, and the United States

FamilySearch Adds More Than 19.2 Million Indexed Records and Images to Canada, Brazil, Puerto Rico, and the United States | Genealogy | Scoop.it
FamilySearch adds more than 19.2 million indexed records and images to Canada, Brazil, Puerto Rico, and the United States.
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Surname Studies

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Surname Studies, by Julie Goucher: News and developments from around from the globe all about Surname Studies. Guild of One Name Studies - http://one-name.org/
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Thought this page would be of interest to my fellow genealogist.

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FamilySearch Adds More Than 1.1 Million Indexed Records and Images to Brazil, Japan, Russia, and the United States

FamilySearch Adds More Than 1.1 Million Indexed Records and Images to Brazil, Japan, Russia, and the United States | Genealogy | Scoop.it
FamilySearch adds more than 1.1 million indexed records and images to Brazil, Japan, Russia, and the United States.
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A Century of Black Life History and Culture - Genealogy Storytelling

A Century of Black Life History and Culture - Genealogy Storytelling | Genealogy | Scoop.it
I will be conducting an advance genealogy workshop Saturday, February 21, 2015  at 1:00pm in the Auditorium of the New Orleans Main Public Library. Leonard Smith III is a retired Senior Field Engineer turned Genealogy Technology Expert. He has spent countless hours documenting his own family history. His research has taken him around the state ...
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Documenting Migrations Via Pension Applications

Documenting Migrations Via Pension Applications | Genealogy | Scoop.it
click on image to enlarge viewAs part of an ongoing project, the War of 1812 Pensions from the National Archives are being digitized and place free on Fold3.com.
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Beginner genealogy class planned - Mount Airy News

Beginner genealogy class planned - Mount Airy News | Genealogy | Scoop.it
Classes will begin Tuesday for local residents who want to research their family tree, but don't know how to get started.The ge...
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Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963

Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963 | Genealogy | Scoop.it
Discover your ancestors with the world's largest family history website. Start a family tree, browse census records and more online at Ancestry.com
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Family History for Kids

Join us Wednesday, December 3, 2014, for a free webinar by FamilySearch's Devin Ashby, "Family History for Kids". Register at http://familytreewebinars.com/w...
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I think it is important that we get children involved in Family History research.  

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WikiTree Provides More DNA Information About Relatives

WikiTree Provides More DNA Information About Relatives | Genealogy | Scoop.it
I wrote WikiTree DNA Confirmation Aid Results on 26 June 2014, and then did not do much after investigating it and writing about it.
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Kentucky Pioneers - Kentucky Genealogy: Jefferson Co. KY Genealogy, Ancestors, Images of Wills and Estates

Kentucky Pioneers - Kentucky Genealogy: Jefferson Co. KY Genealogy, Ancestors, Images of Wills and Estates | Genealogy | Scoop.it
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Is The Family Data Collection a Source? | The Sanford Family Misfit

Is The Family Data Collection a Source? | The Sanford Family Misfit | Genealogy | Scoop.it
Recently someone asked me to change a public post I made on a genealogy site, because the information I shared did not match up with the information given by
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Findmypast Announces Free Weekend 6-9 March 2015

Findmypast Announces Free Weekend 6-9 March 2015 | Genealogy | Scoop.it
FindMyPast has a free weekend from Friday, 6 March (1200 GMT, 7 AM EST, 4 AM PT) until Monday, 9 March (1200 GMT, 7 AM ET, 4 AM PT).
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Genetic Testing and Tribal Identity

Genetic Testing and Tribal Identity | Genealogy | Scoop.it
Why many Native Americans have concerns about DNA kits like 23andme
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Click here to support Shelving for the Library by Margaret Cheney

Click here to support Shelving for the Library by Margaret Cheney | Genealogy | Scoop.it
A library without shelves to put their books on is only a big storeroom. The Ohio Genealogical Society has run out of shelf space and needs more shelving units to be able to display their holdings properly. Please help us obtain the proper shelving for our acquisitions. An estimated $6,000 is nee...
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New budget proposal might save Genealogy Department at Indiana State Library

New budget proposal might save Genealogy Department at Indiana State Library | Genealogy | Scoop.it
INDIANAPOLIS) -- The Indiana State Library could avoid big funding cuts proposed by Gov. Mike Pence now that legislators are making changes to the state's spending plan.
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FamilySearch Adds More Than 2.4 Million Indexed Records and Images to Canada, Czech Republic, Netherlands, Philippines, and the United States

FamilySearch Adds More Than 2.4 Million Indexed Records and Images to Canada, Czech Republic, Netherlands, Philippines, and the United States | Genealogy | Scoop.it
FamilySearch adds more than 2.4 million indexed records and images to Canada, Czech Republic, Netherlands, Philippines, and the United States.
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Seminar in Birmingham, Alabama on 28 March 2015

Seminar in Birmingham, Alabama on 28 March 2015 | Genealogy | Scoop.it
Alabama Bound! I'll be giving four lectures at the Spring 2015 seminar hosted by the Alabama Genealogical Society on 28 March 2015: "Research Refocus: Online and Offline Resources." Topics are: Tried and Tested TidbitsOrganizing Online...
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Beginning Genealogy Study Group - 21 Jan 2015

Practical, down-to-earth advice for family historians. VIEW and COMMENT over on DearMYRTLE's Genealogy Community: http://bit.ly/DearMYRTLEonGoogle.
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FamilySearch Adds More Than 3.3 Million Indexed Records and Images to Collections from El Salvador and the United States

FamilySearch Adds More Than 3.3 Million Indexed Records and Images to  Collections from El Salvador and the United States | Genealogy | Scoop.it
FamilySearch adds more than 3.3 million indexed records and images to El Salvador and the United States.
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Genealogist enjoys sharing with others - Dayton Daily News

Genealogist enjoys sharing with others - Dayton Daily News | Genealogy | Scoop.it
Operated by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Dayton East Family History Center is open to anyone doing family history research.
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Genetic Testing and Tribal Identity - The Atlantic

Genetic Testing and Tribal Identity - The Atlantic | Genealogy | Scoop.it
Why many Native Americans have concerns about DNA kits like 23andme
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Some more DNA information.

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Some interesting thoughts on DNA testing.