Genealogy Newswire

Genealogy Newswire

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

    3 hrs ago | 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 ...

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

    4 hrs ago | 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 ...

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

    6 hrs ago | 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.

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  4. Poll: If DNA Shows Health Risks, Most Want to KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Daily News

    ... 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 ...

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  5. Suspect in 1988 cold case charged with murder and child molestationRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KSFO AM 560

    ... only added to the desire to solve the cold case. Still, no suspect could be found. But thanks to advances in genealogy and DNA technology, the suspected killer was arrested and then confessed to the crime on Sunday - more than 30 years after April's ...

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  6. Volunteer opportunities available in Rock CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    ... Patty Hansberry at 608-362-9593. The Beloit Historical Society has positions available in the gift shop and in a genealogy program researching family histories. Call Kelly at 608-314-6289. The Stateline Literacy Council has positions available to ...

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  7. Frances Bean Cobain says Irish visit has been 'healing'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    ... ancestors in fact emigrated to the US from Co. Tyrone in 1875. "But my mom [singer Courtney Love] apparently did a genealogy on the Cobains a couple of years ago. So this was the text she sent me, although I don't know how well-spelled [sic] it is! ...

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  8. Zoo-bred Przewalski's horses are freed into the plains of MongoliaRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... 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 ...

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  9. More Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... 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 ...

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  10. As LGBT Protest Sweeps Israel, Business Sector Rallies in SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Forward

    ... Sunday the day off. Notable names include IBM, Israeli web and mobile monetization company IronSource Ltd., online genealogy company MyHeritage Ltd. Microsoft's Israeli unit and chipmaker Mellanox Technologies Ltd. announced they would provide a NIS ...

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  11. Earliest Orange County family to celebrate 300th anniversary of ancestor's weddingRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The West Milford Messenger

    ... in New Windsor that was used during the Revolutionary War. Unusually, the Bull family has maintained a family genealogy since 1796, the year that 100-year-old Sarah Wells died. On that day, they counted more than 300 descendants. Today, that number ...

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  12. John Miller, accused of April Tinsley's 1988 murder, arrives in...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... those who never gave up". Law enforcement across the country has now been able to employ snapshot DNA and genetic genealogy to solve several decades old cold cases. The Allen county Indiana Prosecutor Karen Richards warned anyone who thinks they got ...

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  13. A skeleton found in 1975 is no longer just a - Jane Doe' - thanks in part to Internet sleuthsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... forgotten except by her family - until seemingly out of nowhere a 23-year-old college student working on a family genealogy research project came across "Unknown White Female Bones" in the cemetery index, in 2014. Christina Scates, the student, ...

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  14. Fairfield library receives new books, DVDsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... "Hey, America, Your Roots are Showing" by Smolenyak; "How to Archive Family Keepsakes" by Levenick; "Organize Your Genealogy" by Smith; "The Family Tree Cemetery Field Guide" by Neighbors; "The Family Tree Historical Newspapers Guide" by Beidler. ...

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  15. Police crack 30-year-old murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... only added to the desire to solve the cold case. Still, no suspect could be found. But thanks to advances in genealogy and DNA technology, the suspected killer was arrested and then confessed to the crime on Sunday -- more than 30 years after ...

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  16. Free Things Offered at Your Local Library By Finance SolutionsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... newspapers, and other materials. Free resources might also include information on local history and access to genealogy websites to research your personal family history. DVDs and Blu Rays: Libraries do not stock the latest movies but make family ...

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  17. Son Reunited with Birth Mother After 50 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Statecollege.com

    Until November of last year, individuals adopted as children in Pennsylvania had little to no access to verifiable information about their birth mothers or families. "I spent years searching off and on," said adoptee Daniel Frank, of Phillipsburg, "It felt like a roller coaster.

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  18. Prosecutor in girl's 1988 killing hails genealogy databasesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    An Indiana prosecutor is crediting genealogy databases with helping identify a suspect in the 1988 abduction, rape and killing of an 8-year-old girl, saying criminals should be worried about these powerful new crime-fighting tools.

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  19. Long way home as Przewalski's horses fly to MongoliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Japan Times

    ... he said. Prague Zoo, which has bred Przewalski's horses since 1932, tracks all new births and keeps the world genealogy book for the endangered species, launched a project to reintroduce the animals to Mongolia in 2011. The four round-bellied, ...

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  20. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... 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 ...

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