Ancestry Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. U.S. court rules $24.9 billion Dell buyout underpriced by 22 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2013 | Reuters

    ... a management-led buyout. Delaware judges had used deal price in appraisals involving the closely watched buyouts of Ancestry.com in 2012 and BMC Software Inc in 2013. A small number of hedge funds have built a strategy of swooping in just before a ...

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  2. Studying the past to shed light on the presentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    ... sources like the census, ship's passenger lists, death and birth certificates, and websites like Find a Grave, Ancestry.com, and Ellis Island can help fill in names and dates, for most people, it's the stories that make the experience fun, and it's ...

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  3. New Times Demand a New - Roots'By Nick GillespieRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | The Daily Beast

    ... of that original series. Roots not only helped to spark a genealogical craze that continues to play out daily on Ancestry.com, 23andMe.com, and other websites, it boldly reimagined and expanded the definitions of what it means to be an American. Yet ...

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  4. Genealogy Sites?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... ith MyHeritage and Geni, but apparently a relative has done a lot of research into a certain branch of my family on Ancestry.com. I'm looking for insight on which to pick in terms of price and usefulness, etc.

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  5. 4 tips for sleuthing for your ancestors in cemeteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... of images in the online databases. "FamilySearch agreed to provide visual images of 500,000 headstones annually to Ancestry.com, which owns FindaGrave," said Stephen Shumway, FamilySearch account manager for FindaGrave.com. Ancestry.com adds the ...

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  6. David Cohen: Uncovering my family's pastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... other users may have uploaded, for fees that depend on the level of records sought. Talk about a family business. Ancestry.com, the site I mainly use, was recently valued at $2.3 billion - and there are dozens of others like it. According to the ...

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  7. In the footsteps of kings and queensRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Middlesboro Daily News

    I've been temporarily hooked on Ancestry.com research. I surely didn't expect to find all that I've found so far.

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  8. Photomyne grabs $2.6 million to bring your old photos onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | TechCrunch

    ... smartphone - for example, TechCrunch recently covered a new app called Unfade , which competes with Shoebox from Ancestry.com, Heirloom , and many others. And of course, you could snap photos of your old pictures yourself, if you choose - though ...

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  9. Why would someone lie about their age on a draft notice?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Ask MetaFilter

    I need some help brainstorming. Looking on Ancestry.com, I have found two draft cards that are definitely the same person, but the birth year is off by four years.

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  10. Answering questions about a Northern York County cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The York Daily Record

    ... (If you're reading this in print, you can see them at www.yorkblog.com/onlyyork .) Through some research on Ancestry.com, Jo found that there was indeed a Bender family farm in Warrington Township, possibly more than one family with that last name. ...

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  11. SmartRecruiters Data: Entry-Level Jobs for New Grads and Where to Find ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... SmartRecruiters recruiting software transforms how leading companies hire in today's talent economy. Atlassian, Ancestry.com, Equinox Fitness Clubs, Marc Jacobs, NBTY, Skechers, and Ubisoft are among the tech, retail, hospitality and entertainment ...

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  12. Yadkin County Library newsRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    ... and continue until July 28. If you are you interested in tracing your family roots or need help in learning to use Ancestry.com, the library offers a free workshop, with volunteers, J.E. Brown and Patricia Rogers. Classes are now being offered on ...

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  13. Little Girl's Well Preserved Body Found 150 Years On, Buried Beneath Inner Richmond HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Sfist

    ... bronze coffin, carefully sealed, with the glass windows to the unidentified tiny girl inside. (Surely there is some Ancestry.com whiz who can figure this mystery out?) Karner had some trouble figuring out what to do with the coffin, and she was ...

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  14. Ancestry Announces Closing of $2.6 Billion Silver Lake and GIC Strategic InvestmentRead the original story

    May 23, 2016 | Freshnews

    Ancestry.com LLC, the world's leading provider of online family history and personal DNA testing, today announced that Silver Lake Partners and GIC successfully completed their previously announced transaction to acquire substantial equity stakes in Ancestry at an enterprise value of approximately $2.6 billion. As a result, Silver Lake and GIC each hold equal minority ownership positions in the company.

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  15. Stargzer @jimfordbroadcom: I've a bit (a wee bit, perchance) of...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | EETimes

    Interesting to learn that neither the Scots nor the Irish use the term! I think Scotch is reserved for whisky; for the ancestry that would be Scots-Irish. A friend back in high school said he was four-fifths German with a fifth of Scotch.

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  16. Ancestry Announces Closing of $2.6 Billion Silver Lake and GIC Strategic InvestmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | GlobeNewswire

    Ancestry.com LLC, the world's leading provider of online family history and personal DNA testing, today announced that Silver Lake Partners and GIC successfully completed their previously announced transaction to acquire substantial equity stakes in Ancestry at an enterprise value of approximately $2.6 billion. As a result, Silver Lake and GIC each hold equal minority ownership positions in the company.

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  17. What? Some websites store DNA, PD can request itRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | ABC15.com

    Legal expert James Goodnow says right now companies like ancestry.com and 23andme.com are storing millions and millions of DNA samples. "Law enforcement can go to those companies with a search warrant and cross-reference those DNA samples to find genetic criminal suspects," said Goodnow.

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  18. A tale of two peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... Alamo and subsequent Texas Revolutionary battles. However, having researched much genealogical data, especially on Ancestry.com, I know that typos and third and fourth hand information can easily result in certain inaccuracies. In fact, incorrect ...

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  19. Learn How to Explore Your Family's Ancestry: Educational Presentation This Afternoon by Local GenealogistRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Lymeline.com

    genealogist Monique Heller presents 'Beyond "Ancestry.com": Tools for Genealogical Research' this afternoon at 2 p.m. at Lyme Public Hall. The program is free and open to the Heller became interested in genealogy after sifting through boxes and boxes ...

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  20. Genealogy Query - PANEK : TIMKORead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | Cousinconnect.com

    ... Panek who was around 19 at the time. I don't have much information regarding the adoption. I also have records on Ancestry.com and AncestryDNA. I have a first cousin match that could be this aunts daughter. Her name is Samantha Timko. I ...

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