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Using images to save transcription time and errors.

Using images to save transcription time and errors.

A good habit to get into for any genealogy researcher is using images to save transcription time and errors. Transcription takes a lot of time. Rather than wasting the time manually transcribing documents while conducting research, or printing direct from a third party database site, I work with images instead. Once the source is created and […]

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Transcription: Jaques Family Bible

Transcription: Jaques Family Bible

Following is my transcription of the image of the Jaques Family Bible. FAMILY RECORD MARRIAGE IS HONORABLE IN ALL. Births Parents Harvey Samuel Jaques was born in Butler County Ohio. September 5th 1834. married Sept. 23, 1862. Martha Jane Stout was born in Franklin County Indiana. July 10th 1840. The Stout farm was in Springfield […]

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Transcription: Obituary for Doyle Clement Cadwallader

Transcription: Obituary for Doyle Clement Cadwallader

The following is the transcription of an obituary in the October 20, 1944 Press Gazette of Hillsboro, Ohio, for Doyle Clement Cadwallader. 10/20/1944 Press Gazette (typed over clipping on a later date)   OBITUARY “In the midst of life we are in death. In the moment that ye think not, In the twinkling of an […]

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Transcription: Obituary for General George Cadwalader

Transcription: Obituary for General George Cadwalader

Following is the transcription of the obituary for General George Cadwalader, published in the Bucks County Gazette on Thursday, February, 6, 1879. General George Cadwalader died in Philadelphia, on Monday afternoon, in the seventy-third year of his age, from an attack resembling apoplexy, with which he was seized on Sunday night. He was a brother […]

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Transcription: News article re John Lambert Cadwalader

Transcription: News article re John Lambert Cadwalader

John Lambert Cadwalader, Collector of the Port of Philadelphia: Chester Times article, Race for Deputy Collector, Chester, Pennsylvania, About August, 1885, Col. 3 RACE FOR DEPUTY COLLECTOR————The Efforts Being Made to Secure Samuel Lyon’s Position in this City President Cleveland last week appointed John Cadwalader as Collector of the Port of Philadelphia, in place of […]

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Transcription: List or Manifest of Alien Passengers Applying for Admission

Transcription: List or Manifest of Alien Passengers Applying for Admission

The following is my transcription of the  ” List or Manifest of Alien Passengers Applying for Admission ” at the port of Eastport, Idaho, as required by the US Department of Labor, Immigration Service. There was a wide variety of passengers of the surnames Gordon, Gumeson, Schroder, Wiese, Ireland, Renouf, Kulpas, Sprague, Hall, McLean, Smith, […]

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Christine Blythe
Empty Nest Genealogy
Chilliwack , British Columbia , V2P 5B9Canada
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