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Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 22 Aug 2015.

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 22 Aug 2015.

The following are the Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 22 Aug 2015.   FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions. Brazil Brazil, Pernambuco, Civil Registration, 1804-2014 France France, Coutances et d’Avranche Diocese, Catholic Parish Records, 1533-1894 France, Protestant Church Records, 1536-1894 Germany Germany, Baden, Church Book Duplicates, 1800-1870 Germany, Hesse, Civil Registration, 1874-1927 Hungary Hungary, Jewish Vital

My favorite genealogy research links for general searches.

eBooks from Google eBooks and Internet Archive.

The following are my favorite genealogy research links for broad, more general searches.   General Cyndi’s List Family Old Photos Family Search Free Databases for Genealogical Searching GenGateway – Gateway to everything genealogy. Google eBooks – Some titles are entirely available for free. Henry Project (The) – Fairly well researched private site. OliveTreeGenealogy Olive Tree

Tragic gas poisoning deaths of Daniel and Isabella McDougall.

Deaths by gas poisoning of Daniel and Isabella McDougall tragically caused by their daughter, Agnes.

I have found myself fascinated by the stories of the trials, tribulations and tragedies of our ancestors, and this story about the deaths by gas poisoning of Daniel and Isabella McDougall tragically caused by their daughter, Agnes is no exception. Sometimes I wonder if I was born too late as my disability, though hidden from others,

Ancestry and FamilySearch updates and additions to 14 Aug 2015.

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org updates and additions.

The following are the Ancestry and FamilySearch updates and additions to 14 Aug 2015.   FamilySearch updates and additions to 14 Aug 2015. Brazil Brazil, Pernambuco, Civil Registration, 1804-2014 France France, Finistère, Quimper et Léon Diocese, Catholic Parish Records, 1772-1863 Peru Peru, Arequipa, Civil Registration, 1860-1976 Peru, Junín, Civil Registration, 1881-2005 Peru, Lima, Civil Registration,

Jeremiah Williams: Who are his real parents?

Who are Jeremiah Williams' true 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,

My list of the best genealogy links for Acadian research.

The Acadian expulsion.

Of the dozens of nations represented in our family’s genealogy, there are four distinct branches – two of which are on my side and two on my husband Mark’s side. There are certain sites that I return to time and again for my research and the best genealogy links for Acadian research are listed below.

FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions to August 7, 2015.

Ancestry.com Updates and Additions.

Following are the most recent FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions to August 7, 2015.   FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions Argentina Argentina, Corrientes, Catholic Church Records, 1734-1977 Brazil Brazil, Pernambuco, Civil Registration, 1804-2014 Colombia Colombia, Catholic Church Records, 1600-2012 Peru Peru, Baptisms, 1556-1930 Peru, Deaths, 1750-1930 Peru, Marriages, 1600-1940 United States Texas, Marriages, 1837-1973 United States Census,

Ancestry.com Partnership Agreement for public comment.

Ancestry.com Partnership Agreement for public comment

Today’s post ‘Ancestry.com Partnership Agreement for public comment’ comes from Onaona Guay, digitization partnerships coordinator at the National Archives. Digitization partnerships present an opportunity for increased access to historical government information through the increased availability of information technology products and services. NARA has shown that partnerships with private, public, non-profit, educational, and Government institutions to