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  • The Significance of the Battle of the Bulge in WWII Thu, 12 Dec 2019 19:00:49 +0000
    This month marks the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge—one of the most important events of World War II. What follows is a brief account of certain details that show the significance of the Battle of the Bulge. Why It’s Called “Battle of the Bulge” To understand where the word “bulge” comes from,... Continue Reading →
  • New Records on FamilySearch from November 2019 Thu, 12 Dec 2019 00:46:03 +0000
    FamilySearch expanded its free online archives in November of 2019 with nearly 19 million new indexed family history records and over 760 thousand digital images from all over the world. New historical records were added from American Samoa, Argentina, Benin, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, England, France, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Peru, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Russia,... Continue Reading →
  • 24 Fun Facts about FamilySearch You May Not Know Wed, 11 Dec 2019 22:00:39 +0000
    FamilySearch celebrated its first 125 years of family discovery in November 2019! Founded in 1894 as the Genealogical Society of Utah, FamilySearch has grown through the years and experienced many wonderful advancements. We wanted to share some interesting tidbits about FamilySearch and its fascinating history. Did you know these fun facts? 1. In 1894, the Genealogical Society... Continue Reading →
  • 21 Things to Do in Finland to Discover Your Heritage Tue, 10 Dec 2019 02:00:17 +0000
    Finland is known for its stunning forests and winter beauty. The country is characterized by two main seasons (summer and winter) and majestic natural landscapes. Its relatively untouched natural scenery and vibrant cities filled with history make Finland the perfect destination to get in touch with your Finnish ancestry and heritage. You can experience Finland’s... Continue Reading →
  • 23 Things to Do in Mexico to Discover Your Heritage Sat, 07 Dec 2019 22:00:35 +0000
    Mexico offers a wide array of rich cultural traditions, beautiful natural landscapes, and delicious foods. If you have Mexican ancestors, one way to discover your heritage is to visit Mexico. You can engage in Mexico’s fascinating history and indulge in native culture with some of the top things to do in Mexico listed below. Learn... Continue Reading →
  • Share Your Family’s Holiday Traditions Fri, 06 Dec 2019 22:01:24 +0000
    Does your family have holiday traditions? If so, you may not even know how they started; they have just always been a part how your family celebrates. Your family’s holiday traditions are one of the most special parts of the season, and you may consider them part of your personal heritage. Traditions also create a... Continue Reading →
  • Heritage Tourism: Create a Personalized Travel Experience Mon, 02 Dec 2019 23:00:42 +0000
    Heritage tourism is traveling to understand the cultures and places of the past—including those of your ancestors. Here’s how to make heritage tourism the ultimate vacation! One of the best ways to understand history—including your family history—is to go to a place where you can relive it. This kind of travel is called heritage tourism,... Continue Reading →
  • Feeling Nostalgic? 2 Ways You Can Reap the Benefits Mon, 02 Dec 2019 19:39:54 +0000
    It doesn’t take much to begin feeling nostalgic: listening to an old song on the radio, seeing your childhood home, eating an old family recipe. This feeling of wistfulness, of longing for the past—commonly known as nostalgia—is not unusual. And while it is often bittersweet, nostalgia can be a positive experience for those who learn... Continue Reading →
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    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...

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    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...

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  • 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....

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • Incline Software Releases Ancestral Quest 16 Thu, 12 Dec 2019 17:09:22 +0000
    The following announcement was written by Incline Software: Salt Lake City, Utah (December 12, 2019) – Incline Software, LC, producer of Ancestral Quest™, premier family tree software for Windows and Mac, announced today the release of Ancestral Quest version 16. This new silver anniversary release provides exciting, easy to use new features, including a new […]
  • Steven Smyrl Elected a Fellow of the Society of Genealogists Thu, 12 Dec 2019 16:54:48 +0000
    The following announcement was written by the Society of Genealogists: The prominent Irish genealogist Steven Smyrl has been elected a Fellow of the Society of Genealogists (SoG). The London-based organisation is one of the most prestigious bodies dedicated to ancestral research and it is, indeed, an honour to be granted its Fellowship. His election may […]
  • New Owner of GEDmatch Vows to Protect Users From Search Warrants Thu, 12 Dec 2019 16:37:34 +0000
    A few days ago, I wrote about the purchase of GEDmatch by Verogen. (See http://bit.ly/2EdtQvC for my earlier article.) The purchase has created quite a bit of controversy. GEDmatch has been a free web service, owned and operated by two genealogy enthusiasts. However, the new owners are a business that undoubtedly hopes to make a […]
  • How an Irish Airline Will Help You Find Your Ancestors Thu, 12 Dec 2019 16:04:47 +0000
    Aer Lingus has announced a new “Discover Your Roots” trip package: a six-night excursion to the Emerald Isle intended to help folks with Irish blood create an Irish connection to their ancestry. The package includes: Round-trip economy class airfare to Dublin (DUB) 2 nights in Dublin at the North Star Hotel, or similar Admission to […]
  • If a DNA Test Proves That a “Daughter” Isn’t Yours, Can You Claim Back Child Support from the Biological Father? Thu, 12 Dec 2019 15:51:36 +0000
    DNA tests can easily bring “skeletons out of the closest.” Family secrets are frequently exposed by DNA tests. The results may create moral, ethical, and even legal, questions. One example of such “exposure” has been published in the MarketWatch web site. To be sure, MarketWatch isn’t known as a genealogy web site, a DNA web […]
  • Senator Mitt Romney Questions Fee Hikes that Will Hit Family History Researchers Hard Thu, 12 Dec 2019 15:16:31 +0000
    The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently announced a plan to increase genealogy-related record request fees by 269 percent to 492 percent, depending upon the type of record(s) requested. The search fee will be non-refundable if nothing is found in their search. I wrote about this outrageous fee increase earlier at: http://bit.ly/2qwE5rE and […]
  • This Week Only: DNA Uploads to MyHeritage Are Completely Free Forever Thu, 12 Dec 2019 14:57:31 +0000
    The following announcement was first posted to the MyHeritage Blog: These days there are many people who have tested their DNA and are looking for a safe, free, and law-enforcement-free service where they can upload their DNA data and receive DNA matches. We have excellent news for all these people: this week only, until midnight […]
  • Announcing MyHeritage LIVE 2020 in Tel Aviv Wed, 11 Dec 2019 14:12:49 +0000
    Mark your calendar: 25 and 26 October 2020 at the Hilton Tel Aviv in Israel! That will be the third annual MyHeritage LIVE conference. Here is the announcement: Following the success of MyHeritage LIVE 2018 and 2019, we’re delighted to announce that MyHeritage LIVE, our annual user conference, will take place in Tel Aviv on […]
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