Latest News

Let us do the research

An Australian sea Captain, a French artist's family and the Slovak ancestors of several Americans are some of the latest requests that we've had for research.

Each one is a fascinating story that spans local and world events. Let us do the research for you, it's not as expensive as you might think and you might discover something you weren't expecting!

Get in touch by using the contact us form.

 

Latest Blog posts from FamilySearch.org

  • Discover Fun Facts about Yourself Mon, 14 Oct 2019 22:00:33 +0000
    Most of us know what it’s like to scramble for something interesting to say when someone asks the classic question, “Tell me something about yourself.” It’s similar to the feeling when you’re asked to share a fun fact about yourself on the first day of school or at a new job. Thankfully, there’s a quick... Continue Reading →
  • Meet the Latin America Research Team! Mon, 14 Oct 2019 19:00:07 +0000
    Latin American research presents a variety of challenges, especially if you can’t understand the different languages that the records are written in. Thankfully, the Family History Library Latin America research team is here to help! The purpose of the Latin America research team is to help people become personally inspired by the lives and stories... Continue Reading →
  • What Is Google Photos and How Can It Help You with Family History? Mon, 14 Oct 2019 17:50:41 +0000
    Some of the richest pieces of our family’s history come in the form of photos. Being able to take and store pictures of family members, past and present, has become a vital part of recording our family story. There are many resources and apps today that make it easy to do this. One great resource... Continue Reading →
  • Brazilian Food—Authentic Recipes Sat, 12 Oct 2019 13:00:02 +0000
    Ah, Brazil—a truly special country! Many Brazilians have left Brazil, but Brazil has never left them. Our culture, our music, our language are well-liked all over the world. Our food is also very well-known and enjoyed across the globe. In this article, we would like to introduce you to traditional Brazilian foods that are unique... Continue Reading →
  • How to Review Indexed Batches Fri, 11 Oct 2019 18:00:36 +0000
    When you review a batch in web indexing, you check over a batch that was indexed by someone else. You determine whether the information was indexed correctly, and you make any needed corrections. Becoming an Index Reviewer You can qualify to review records after you index 1,000 records in the web indexing system. Once you... Continue Reading →
  • Discover Your Welsh Ancestry in These 3 Key Sources Thu, 10 Oct 2019 00:00:14 +0000
    Wales is a land of rugged beauty and deep history. Castles dating to Norman times overlook windswept vistas that have remained essentially unchanged for centuries. The Welsh language has been spoken for 1,500 years. The ancient Celtic culture of Wales still proudly shapes its modern identity. Those with Welsh ancestry are fortunate that so many... Continue Reading →
  • Electronic Records Day 2019: What FamilySearch Is Doing to Preserve Electronic Records Wed, 09 Oct 2019 22:29:18 +0000
    Did you know that CDs have an expiration date? So do external hard drives, flash disk storage, and many other technologies that hold electronic records. Saving these electronic records is an important work, which is why each year on October 10th, we celebrate Electronic Records Day, a day set aside remember the vital work of... Continue Reading →
  • Why Didn’t People Smile in Old Photos? Wed, 09 Oct 2019 19:39:05 +0000
    Ever looked at an old, black-and-white photograph and wondered, “Why the long face?” You might have heard that it was because the camera’s exposure time was too long, or maybe you were told that poor dental work meant that fewer people wanted to show their teeth. While these explanations may play a part, the main... Continue Reading →
Feed supplied by FamilySearch.org
 

Ancestry.com latest news

Feed supplied by Ancestry.com
 

Society of Genealogists (UK) news

  • Expert Guides-Help With Proposal Essay Wed, 16 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0000
    And you know what? The engineering struggle is in the total swing. Tailor made essay organizations may accessibility the procedure far too and / or use third occasion computer software to make certain the papers meet up with the demands. Also, essay mills even use innovative written content checkers like ContentYoda to make sure the...

    Read the rest of this entry

  • Freelance Writing Jobs In Virginia Writers Labs Wed, 16 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0000
    Finding Jobs That Don’t Need A Degree The very first thing you should do is talk to your parents about the idea of you getting a summer job. It brought about a number of what the industry considered ‘radical’ changes that totally altered the way webmasters and designers approach SEO (search engine optimization). This fact...

    Read the rest of this entry

  • Compare And Contrast Essay On Cell Phones Reviews Tue, 08 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0000
    A Writers Best Friend: The Everything Creative Writing Book So when you are going to be a college student, you are required to act like one too. Most of the students are unable to get quality term paper writing services due to many companies which are after making money. To our custom paper company, a...

    Read the rest of this entry

  • Free Patriotism Essay Tips and Tricks Mon, 07 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0000
    Was he Macedonian or Greek? or each or neither and why does this even matter? This demands an assessment of the historic, geographical and political procedures of his time. The query of why his ethnicity issues is […]rnOne name generally will come to intellect when the term king is brought up, and that identify is...

    Read the rest of this entry

  • Autoessay Typer-A Short Essay About Life Sat, 05 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0000
    This individuality normally sets up important conflicts in the story that drive the plot. Othello and Peekay are equally figures that posses this distinctive individuality, and in every of their tales, it causes them to defeat or […]rnRunning Head: Contact, Soreness, ACUPUNCTURE Sensory Deficit of Touch, its Ache and Acupuncture Utilized Studying Paper Debra A....

    Read the rest of this entry

  • Making Contact: Surnames & Pedigrees Online and in the Society of Genealogists’ Library – Half-day Course 27 April Wed, 03 Apr 2013 16:11:24 +0000
    Once you’ve got back a few generations, one of the most important ways of making progress in your family history is making contact with others who have interests in the same surnames or perhaps even share some of your ancestors. Peter Christian will help you find what research may have been done before. Else Churchill...

    Read the rest of this entry

  • Little Italy: The Story of London’s Italian Quarter, a one-hour talk on 24 April Thu, 28 Mar 2013 11:52:14 +0000
    In the 19th century there grew to be such a concentration of Italians in one part of London that the area became known as “Little Italy”. Based on his book of the same name, Tudor Allen will talk about the fascinating story of the Italian quarter in Holborn from the time of the first Italian...

    Read the rest of this entry

  • London Parish Registers – Lecture on 17 April Thu, 21 Mar 2013 12:57:39 +0000
    Were your ancestors from London? Learn where the various parish registers are kept and how to best access them. A one-hour lecture with Geoff Swinfield on Wednesday, 17 April at 2pm, cost   £6.00/£4.80 SoG members. This lecture must be must be pre-booked and pre-paid, through our website or by telephone: 020 7553 3290. SoG members...

    Read the rest of this entry

Feed supplied by Society of Genealogists (UK)
 

Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter

  • Irish Birth, Marriage, and Death Certificates Are Now Available Online for Free Thu, 17 Oct 2019 11:50:15 +0000
    A wealth of historical registers of marriages, births, and deaths are available to view for free on the website Irish Genealogy and covers births from 1864 to 1918, deaths from 1878 to 1968, and marriages from 1864 to 1943. The new additions include deaths in 1967 and 1968, births in 1917 and 1918, and marriages […]
  • Ancestry’s DNA Health Screening Will Require a Doctor’s Order Thu, 17 Oct 2019 11:39:53 +0000
    Ancestry said Tuesday that its new consumer health tests (described in an earlier article in this newsletter at https://tinyurl.com/eogn191017) will require authorization by a physician. As mentioned in the original announcement: “Ancestry has partnered with PWNHealth, an independent network of board-certified physicians and genetic counselors, to offer these services, which are included in both AncestryHealth […]
  • Calendars Explained Thu, 17 Oct 2019 00:20:34 +0000
    What could be simpler than a calendar? The printed one from the local real estate office shows twelve months, each with 28 to 31 days. Simple, right? Well, it hasn’t always been so simple. After all, I keep stumbling upon genealogy records that are logged with “double dates.” That is, a birth record might state […]
  • Follow-Up: How the Irish Man Hilariously Pranked His Family at His Own Funeral Wed, 16 Oct 2019 21:29:08 +0000
    This is a do-it-yourself article. You could do this yourself when the day comes. Well, you do have to have assistance from someone else at the funeral… If you haven’t already read it, first read my earlier article, Irish Man Hilariously Pranks His Family at His Own Funeral, at https://blog.eogn.com/2019/10/14/irish-man-hilariously-pranks-his-family-at-his-own-funeral/. Now Andrea, the daughter of […]
  • The Best RSS Readers and News Aggregation Apps Wed, 16 Oct 2019 15:44:53 +0000
    I have written before about the many advantages of using RSS Newsreaders to quickly and easily find articles of interest published on dozens, even hundreds, of web sites that interest you, including the EOGN.com web site. You can find my earlier articles about RSS Newsreaders by starting at: https://duckduckgo.com/?q=site%3Aeogn.com+newsreader&t=brave&ia=web. Brendan Hesse has posted an article […]
  • New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 14 October 2019 Tue, 15 Oct 2019 19:45:21 +0000
    The following announcement was written by FamilySearch: This week, FamilySearch.org added over 1 million new, free, historical records from France Marriages (1546-1924), and another million records from Uruguay Passenger Lists (1888-1980.) Other countries include England, Sweden, Uruguay and the United States, including Alabama, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New York and Ohio.  Search these new records and images by clicking on the collection links below, or go to FamilySearch to search over […]
  • AncestryHealth Announces Genotype and Next Generation Genetic Sequencing Services Tue, 15 Oct 2019 18:06:32 +0000
    The following announcement was written by Ancestry: LEHI, Utah & SAN FRANCISCO – (Oct. 15, 2019) – For more than 30 years, Ancestry®, the global leader in family history and consumer genomics, has built innovative services that empower millions of people to make more meaningful discoveries about themselves and their families. First with family history, […]
  • Researching Slave Trader Ancestors Tue, 15 Oct 2019 16:24:19 +0000
    The web site of the University of Irvine, California (UCI) has an article about Stella Cardoza, an alumnus of the University, who successfully traced her ancestry back to 17th-century Spain and was able to identify her eighth great-grandfather, Juan Enríquez de Aponte. She did so by a combination of old-fashioned genealogy research and a lucky find […]
Feed supplied by Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter

7 DAY FREE TRIAL

If you are not sure that WorldAncestors is the right way to go for your project, we are offering a 7 day free trial. You will be able to use all the features of the TNG software. Follow the link below and fill out the registration form.

FREE setup
on all new family history websites
worth $45!
This offer is only available for a limited period and will end on 31 January 2016.