‘Sepia Memories’ WordPress Blog Theme

I’ve just finished posting my most recent theme design for ‘Sepia Memories‘ to my ‘Empty Nest Themes‘ site. Since it would ideally suit a genealogy or similar blog or website, I thought it would be a good idea to post it here for those who wish to change the look of their current site or …

FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions – November 23, 2012

FamilySearch.org Brazil Brazil, Civil Registration, 1870-2012 Brazil, Immigration Cards, 1900-1965 Brazil, Mato Grosso, Civil Registration, 1890-2012 Brazil, Piauí, Civil Registration, 1875-2012 Brazil, Rio Grande do Sul, Miscellaneous Records, 1748-1980 Canada British Columbia, Crown Land Grants, 1869-1930 Ontario Births, 1869-1912 Chile Chile, Santiago, Cementerio General, 1821-2011 Colombia Colombia, Catholic Church Records, 1600-2010 Czech Republic Czech Republic, …

‘Heredis’ Genealogy Software: They Asked For My Opinion and I Gave It

This morning I awoke to an email from Heredis, the new genealogy software I tried a couple of months ago. I had liked what I saw in the limited trial so much, I purchased the software. Unfortunately, however, I soon discovered the Achilles heel of this software. It interprets unusual date formats in very weird …

FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions – November 14, 2012

FamilySearch.org Canada Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927 Quebec Notarial Records, 1800-1900 Czech Republic Czech Republic, Land Records, 1450-1889 England England, Kent, Manorial Documents, 1241-1976 Hungary Hungary, Civil Registration, 1895-1980 Ireland Ireland, Tithe Applotment Books, 1814-1855 Italy Italy, Lucca, Lucca, Civil Registration (Tribunale), 1866-1929 Slovakia Slovakia, Church and Synagogue Books, 1592-1910 South Africa South Africa, Free State Dutch …

Transcription: M. Paul Boily (1922-1998)

Transcription: M. Paul Boily (1922-1998) M. Paul BOILY A son domicile, le 5 décembre 1998, à l’âge de 72 ans et 8 mois est décédé M. Paul Boily, époux de dame Claire Girard. Il demeurait à Sts-Anges. Les funérailles ont eu feu samedi le 12 décembre 1998 à 11 heures en l’Église de Sts-Anges et …

‘Internet Archive’ Archived 10,000,000,000,000,000th Byte!

I’m a bit late with this but I just noticed today that ‘Internet Archive’ posted that they celebrated their 10,000,000,000,000,000th byte of data added to their insanely large collection of texts and cultural materials. I have posted a few times in the past that ‘Internet Archvie’ is one of my favorite sites for researching our …

FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions

FamilySearch.org Austria Austria, Upper Austria, Catholic Church Records, 1581-1910 Chile Chile, Civil Registration, 1885-1903 Czechoslovakia Czech Republic, Censuses, 1843-1921 Czech Republic, Třeboň, Nobility Seignorial records, 1579-1859 Dominican Republic Dominican Republic, Civil Registration, 1801-2010 Germany Germany, Bavaria, Straubing, Miscellaneous City Records, 1765-1917 Germany, Prussia, Saxony, Halle, Miscellaneous City Records, 1401-1926 Germany, Saxony, Leipzig, Miscellaneous City Records, …