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  1. Providing a clearer pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Republic

    Sheila Kell, a genealogist at the Jennings County Public Library, pursues the history of the early days of Jennings County using modern technology, as well as old school searches through 200-year-old stacks of court room documents. "Sometimes an old photo or document hidden away in a chest or drawer can unlock forgotten history," Kell said.


  2. Edmonds Cemetery Board seeking new memberRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | My Edmonds

    Do you have an interest in local history or genealogy? Do you appreciate the appearance of the Edmonds Cemetery? Are you interested in helping, planning and participating in the annual Memorial Day Program, "Walk Back in Time" Cemetery Tour in July and the "Walk About" veteran's site tour in November? If so, the City of Edmonds has an opening on the Edmonds Cemetery Board. The Cemetery Board meets the third Thursday of each month at 4 p.m., except in December.


  3. Genealogy Society of Cobb County Georgia set to have its Monthly Meeting on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    The Genealogy Society of Cobb County Georgia Monthly Meeting for January will feature the program "How to Use Galileo for Genealogy Research" on Tuesday, Jan. 24, from 7 to 8 p.m. Laura W. Carter, a native of Athens, Clarke County, Georgia, will inform participants about GALILEO, which is an authority based online collection of databases free to ... (more)


  4. Swap meet to feature a The Rocka -Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

    Mount Airy Museum of Regional History is a beehive of activity during a past family history and genealogy swap meet, a scene that will be repeated next Saturday.


  5. Roots & Branches: Dick Eastman's timelessaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    Dick Eastman has become one of the leading lights of the world's genealogy scene, in no short measure because of his "Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter." Roots & Branches: Dick Eastman's timeless newsletter Dick Eastman has become one of the leading lights of the world's genealogy scene, in no short measure because of his "Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter."


  6. A Roundup of the Oddest Hotel Jobs in the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Skift

    ... depending on ancestry, the locality it hailed from, or the clan its relatives belonged to.) Give him your known genealogy ahead of your visit, and he'll do all the digging with local registries and experts. By the time you arrive, he'll have tracked ...


  7. Want to opt out of FamilyTreeNow? Check Spokeo, Whitepages tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... account. To verify your subscription information, click the Connect Account button. is a free genealogy website that has social media users posting about privacy online. Photo Credit: Despite the frenzy online, ...


  8. Family History SeminarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yuma Sun

    This is our annual family history seminar. It is free and we have excellent presenters.


  9. Kick-start your planning with the 4th Annual Baltimore Family Reunion ExpoRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2016 | Http

    ... for the expo, you can learn more about how to trace your family's roots. During the event, the museum will provide genealogy studies for groups of up to 12 people each hour, on the hour. This is a valuable opportunity to gather some ideas and ...


  10. CLUB - La Salle County Genealogy GuildRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Times

    The La Salle County Genealogy Guild Ottawa will meet at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Guild Library, 115 W. Glover St. Heinz Suppan will be the guest speaker. He lived for nine years in Germany as a military translator and teacher of a secondary school in Hanover in Lower Saxony.


  11. Barnes & Noble to Host Book Signing for StuartRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PR Log

    JENSEN BEACH, Fla. - Jan. 20, 2017 - PRLog -- Barnes & Noble to Host Book Signing for Stuart Local author, Alice L. Luckhardt, will be signing copies of book On the southeast coast of Florida in the 1880s, a quaint little community was nestled along the tranquil waters of the St. Lucie River in a wilderness of tropical beauty, one of the region's last frontiers.


  12. Video: Friends vocal in their mourning of Peter VerinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    As he did in life, the death of Peter Verin brought together people from all walks of life to his Thursday memorial. The beloved Verin, who lived his final years along the Lochside Trail in the Quadra/McKenzie area, died in hospital on Jan. 9, a day before he would have turned 72. He took his charming ways with him, but details of his mysterious personal life, which he kept a secret, have since emerged.


  13. Aireborough Historical Society archive attracts massive interest around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ilkley Gazette

    ... every country in the world, all of Europe, Asia, Africa, USA, Russia etc. Carlo said he knew of several academics, genealogy magazines and history publications who used the site for information and referencing. He added: "Both the website and ...


  14. Madeleine Mitchell, Ph.D., Honored for Excellence in Education, Genealogy & WritingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 24-7 Press Release

    ... University from 1984 to 1986. Dr. Mitchell now resides in Florida, where she is able to focus on her hobbies of genealogy, music and writing. Her accomplishments were taken into consideration when she was chosen to be featured in the 40th through ...


  15. Paranormal investigation planned for library campusRead the original story

    Thursday | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    ... are invited to bring their imaginations and star in their very own movie! Wednesday 4-4:45 p.m., Secret Garden. a Genealogy 103 - Digitization: This class will explore the use of the Willennar Genealogy Center's Makerspace. Learn about digitizing ...


  16. How Barack Obama is tied to WoodbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Courier News

    ... now used as the rectory was built in 1717, but Wilson said the house was built around 1670. According to online genealogy charts, Jonathan Singletary Dunham was the first of Obama's ancestors to be born in what would later become the United States ...


  17. City of Tomorrow: Kansas City's Postwar Urban RenewalRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 19 | Planning

    ... ed in secondary social studies education prior to becoming a librarian. His research interests include residential genealogy, the built environment and regional history. He researched and curated City of Tomorrow ...


  18. James W. - Jim' Jackson, 85Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 19 | Coastal Point

    ... as a senior systems analyst in 1993. Jackson was then, in retirement, able to pursue his interests in family genealogy, global travel, golf, tennis, woodcarving, card games and rooting for the Redskins. Jackson is survived by his wife of more than ...


  19. Sample tape from NLL oral history collection Photo credit: Irving NelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Library Journal

    ... to the subject headings accompanying the tapes it includes history, folklore, religion, mythology, linguistics, genealogy, rituals, legends, and other subjects. Nelson has only listened to a tiny portion of one tape, and has not had the chance to ...


  20. What's on in Timaru: January 20-22, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Timaru Herald

    ... flying field, at the east end of Shaw St in Redruth. Cash only, adults $5, children $2. Warbirds, drones, jets. Genealogy: 1.30pm to 4.30pm in the research room at the South Canterbury Museum. South Canterbury Branch of New Zealand Society of ...