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  1. Do you have to be quiet? Rules for the new Wichita libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... in teams doing things." If you're looking for classic "library silence," Berner said, your best bets are the genealogy research pavilion the individual study carrels on the second floor. The Wichita library's customer code of conduct reflects those ...


  2. Marvin M. BakkaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    ... cars, toys and even VW's. Marvin was a member of the Shopiere Congregational Church. One of Marvin's hobbies was genealogy, and he traced his ancestry back to the Vikings. Marvin also made 3 trips to Norway to visit his relatives. Marvin was ...


  3. Lorraine Ramsey BronnerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

    ... at University Medical Center in Lebanon. Lorraine was also a renowned historian. She authored books on history and genealogy beginning in 1999. On Monday, July 16, 2018 at the age of 64, Lorraine was called to her heavenly home. She will be dearly ...


  4. How to leave a legacy when you don't have childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    The question of what you leave behind can be especially fraught for people who do not have heirs. But you can do so in a number of ways, from championing worthy causes to sharing your favourite recipes.


  5. Henrico man marks 5 years of restoring order, respect to historic cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC12

    ... said Shuck. "My estimate is somewhere between 15,000 and 17,000 people." You could say Shuck is a history and genealogy buff, his passion for it sparked when he was in college. "I found a book my grandfather had purchased. It was about his family ...


  6. Successful Aging: How to leave a legacy that's more than financialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... often have interest in understanding where you and they came from. Consider researching your family tree through genealogy and add personal notes and feelings. The story is yours, and no one else can provide it. • Contribute to a charity: A ...


  7. DJ arrested in teacher's '92 homicide faces new chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABC 27

    ... when DNA evidence from the crime scene closely matched that of a relative who shared their DNA profile on a public genealogy website. Undercover troopers then secretly collected DNA samples from chewing gum and a water bottle Rowe used while working ...


  8. Tony D. MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Hastings Tribune

    ... Martin. He loved his family and his granddaughter was the apple of his eye. Tony also loved to research history, genealogy, was a gun enthusiast, and loved riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle. He worked as a car salesman for Spady's and worked for ...


  9. County Historical Society Plans for Parade and Historical Reenactment EventRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    ... footage of the 1938 Last Raft will be shown on the museum lawn. The board made plans to feature its museum and genealogy center on WTAJ-TV's Central PA Live program on Monday, Aug. 6 at 4 p.m. Expressed its thanks and appreciation to the Clearfield ...


  10. Findmypast Partnering with Living DNA - Family TreeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Family Tree Magazine

    ... explore their British and Irish roots. Together, they plan to combine cutting-edge science with traditional genealogy research methods, allowing families to discover more about their past and present. Living DNA 's test results provide a unique ...


  11. "I want to be the last face he sees": Mom of girl killed in 1988 urges death for suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBS News

    Allen County prosecutors on Tuesday declined to discuss whether they'll seek the death penalty against John D. Miller in the killing of April Tinsley. But the girl's mother, Janet Tinsley, told the Journal Gazette that she wants to be present if the Grabill man is put to death.


  12. Graphic shows results of AP-NORC Center poll on attitudes toward...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFBB

    ... that it is a risk, not a destiny," said Erica Ramos, president of the National Society of Genetic Counselors. Genealogy buffs can get clues about ancestry. DNA testing can help diagnose symptoms, predict risk of later health problems, or tell if ...


  13. Vermilion pioneers' descendants honor them with new tombstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The News-Gazette

    ... lived a short distance away in Grape Creek in Danville Township, said Michael, who has studied her family's genealogy for nearly 40 years. In 1835, Williams Sheet, husband of the Kygers' daughter, Eliza, and Thomas Morgan, husband of daughter ...


  14. She stole a blanket and was trapped in a home for wayward girls for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Toronto Star

    ... know why? Some of the Shay descendants still live in Forest. The story they knew about Coral is echoed in a local genealogy booklet: "As a young single lady, she was sent to a home for unwed mothers to have her child. Because of social pressure of ...


  15. For Clark family, new research tells the tale of kin and countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... of programs like 'Who Do You Think You Are?' " Clark said, referring to a cable TV series that traces the genealogy of celebrity guests. It's not as if the Clarks don't already know a lot about their lineage, which began with David, John and James ...


  16. Brady Bunch House Goes On The Market For $1.88 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Public Radio

    ... MCCORMICK: (As Marcia Brady) A girl needs more space. I can't even use my hair dryer when I want to. ULABY: The genealogy of ranch houses like this one can be traced in part to Frank Lloyd Wright. Developers reportedly want to tear the house down, ...


  17. Long way home as Przewalski's horses fly to MongoliaRead the original story

    Thursday | Turkish Daily News

    ... do that on the plane," he said. Prague Zoo, which has bred Przewalski's horses since 1932 and keeps the world genealogy book for the endangered species tracking all new births, launched a project to reintroduce the animals to Mongolia in 2011. The ...


  18. NWA editorial: One for the booksRead the original story

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    ... the size of youth services, add what's been referred to as an innovation center and a 700-seat multipurpose space. Genealogy and local history sections will grow as will meeting, study and collaboration areas. The library will fulfill its growing ...


  19. Miller pleads not guilty in slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Journal Gazette

    ... body was found three days later in DeKalb County. Miller was arrested Sunday at his home after police used DNA and genealogy data to narrow the search for a suspect. He was being held without bail at the Allen County Jail. His next court date is ...


  20. John C. BurchfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Toledo Blade

    John C. Burchfield, an anesthesiologist with a passion for genealogy, died on July 13 at The Waterford at Levis Commons, an assisted-living facility in Perrysburg. He was 83. He was born May 28, 1935, on his family's farm in Holland.