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FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions – April 1, 2014

FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions – April 1, 2014

Amazon.com Widgets Shop Amazon – Get Up to 80% Back When You Sell Us Your Books The following are the updates and additions for the Familysearch.org and Ancestry.com sites.   FamilySearch.org Austria Austria, Seigniorial Records, 1537-1920 Belgium Belgium, Luxembourg, Civil Registration, 1608-1912 Belgium, Namur, Civil Registration, 1800-1912 Brazil Brazil, Mato Grosso, Civil Registration, 1848-2013 Brazil, […]

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Genealogy News Bites to March 28, 2014

Genealogy News Bites to March 28, 2014

National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Amara is an online resource that gives individuals, communities, and larger organizations the power to overcome accessibility and language barriers for online videos.  This unique tool is simple to use, collaborative, and fun… National Archives (Great Britain) Last autumn we put out a call to the higher education sector for […]

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How did I get, keep and continue to use a smart cell phone absolutely free!?

How did I get, keep and continue to use a smart cell phone absolutely free!?

The following is a guest post by CJB of Top Web Blog Tips. I now have a new smart cell phone – a Samsung Galaxy S3 – for FREE! Considering how important immediate access to all my data, online information, subscriptions and websites are, I felt this was important for others with my extreme interest […]

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Microsoft Paint is becoming one of the simplest, most relied upon tools for my genealogy research.

Microsoft Paint is becoming one of the simplest, most relied upon tools for my genealogy research.

I am always exploring new software and online tools to simplify and streamline tasks related to my genealogy research and blogging. Previous posts have described old favorites such as ‘Photoscape‘, and all components of ‘My Ideal Setup…‘ in general. One program I have neglected to mention in the past is Microsoft Paint. It has been […]

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Jeremiah Williams: Who are his real parents?

Jeremiah Williams: Who are his real parents?

My entries for Jeremiah Williams on the Blythe Genealogy website and database have turned out to be one of those situations where I had erroneous information for his parents. As is my usual practice, I had found references to Joseph Williams and Lydia Olney in personal correspondence and online trees. Since these are notoriously inaccurate, […]

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My top 6 genealogy resolutions for the New Year of 2014.

My top 6 genealogy resolutions for the New Year of 2014.

Today marks the new year, as well as my fifteenth year researching our family’s genealogy. To mark this new year, I have decided to create a LIST of New Years resolutions I’d like to complete. And believe me, after all this time, there’s a lot that needs doing. Make a ‘New Year’ backup on an […]

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Agreement between Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org will enable future release of billions of records.

Agreement between Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org will enable future release of billions of records.

I rarely print press releases since I want this blog to resemble your local community genealogy center or club, where information, data and sources are made freely available and those involved in the pursuit of genealogy can communicate with me and with each other. The last thing I want is for this blog to become […]

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Christine Blythe
Empty Nest Genealogy
Chilliwack , British Columbia , V2P 5B9Canada
genealogy, ancestry, family tree, research, transcriptions, sources, images, data

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