Libby on the Label: Week 10 - "Strong Woman" I wrote about my 9th great grandmother, the daughter of Alice Lake, who was hanged as a in 1650. After the execution she was abandoned by her father at 10, yet somehow survived managed to have a loving husband and family.
Copying the Details Found on Headstones| All family history researchers check for vital records, but one source many times overlooked is the headstone of an ancestor. Locating the cemetery and then the headstone of an ancestor just might produce some answers to a few long sought questions.
Findmypast has Acquired Twile Twile announced that it has been acquired by Findmypast. The acquisition was first announced at RootsTech 2018. It appears that the two companies have been working together previous to the acquisition.
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Lecture handouts may be one of your greatest at-home family history resources. They are pretty much useless if you can't find them, though. Evernote is a great way to keep and FIND your genealogy handouts. |
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