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Genealogy News Bites to May 26, 2014

Genealogy News Bites to May 26, 2014

Following are the recent Genealogy News Bites and Headlines to May 26, 2014   Genealogy News Bites and Headlines National Archives The National Archives at St. Louis thanks WWII Navy veteran Paul Wittmer The National Archives at St. Louis staff extended a special thanks to World War II U.S. Navy Veteran Paul Wittmer on April […]

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Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions – January 14, 2014

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions – January 14, 2014

As a result of changing hosts, my Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions posts since December 12, 2014 were lost. To replace them, this post will cover as many of the lost links as possible. FamilySearch.org Austria Austria, Vienna Population Cards, 1850-1896 Belgium Belgium, Brabant, Civil Registration, 1582-1912 Belgium, Namur, Civil Registration, 1800-1912 Brazil Brazil, […]

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Icelandic Ancestry: the Icelandic genealogy database is now available online.

Icelandic Ancestry: the Icelandic genealogy database is now available online.

Previously, I wrote about the Incest Prevention App called ‘Sifjaspellsspillir’ or ‘Incest Spoiler’. It was created by University of Iceland students for a contest by the Íslendingabók database and its purpose is to alert two people of a possible familial connection when they tap their phones. Today, in a related story, the “Icelandic Roots: Genealogy, […]

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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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Library and Archives Canada (LAC) announces updates to their Aboriginal Heritage Portal

Library and Archives Canada (LAC) announces updates to their Aboriginal Heritage Portal

Aboriginal Heritage Portal updated at Library and Archives Canada (LAC) The Aboriginal Heritage portal which covers the First Nations, Inuit, and Métis the three aboriginal groups native to Canada. First time and experienced researchers alike will find published and archived information including research guides, databases and tools, and all information is organized by subject and ethnic group. […]

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Christine Blythe
Empty Nest Genealogy
Chilliwack, British Columbia, V2P 5B9 Canada
genealogy, ancestry, family tree, research, transcriptions, sources, images, data

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