Genealogy Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Family reunitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2018 | Newsday

    He is 77 and has lived in various institutions, though for the last 12 years he has been in supported living in Newcastle, County Down. "At Christmas time other people that Denis lived with were always going home to their families and he would have to stay and be with staff," she said.


  2. 3 Tips for Building Your DNA Analysis ToolboxRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2018 | Family Tree Magazine

    Genetic genealogy offers several powerful DNA analysis tools to break through your brick walls. Learn 3 tips for crafting a testing strategy, drilling down into your results, and build up your skills with our online workshop, Analyze Your DNA Results.


  3. Online Trees: Family Tree Magazine Podcast Episode 118Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2018 | Family Tree Magazine

    This month Lisa focuses on online family trees. We'll be discussing tips for digitizing your history, MyHeritage's tree hints, and much more! Listen to Lisa Louise Cooke's podcast, The Genealogy Gems Podcast in iTunes and visit her website for great research ideas, podcast episodes and videos.


  4. Cape Breton genealogy centre one for the agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2018 | Cape Breton Post

    Interest in genealogy is at an all-time high as people increasingly want to know where they came from, the president of the Cape Breton Genealogy and Historical Association says. With so much uncertainty in the world, there may be a desire among many people to explore their family trees as they try to make sense of their place in it.


  5. Author Brian Starr at Publishes New Book 'The Priest,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2011 | 24-7 Press Release

    Author Brian Starr at Publishes New Book "The Priest, The Knight, Zeus and God" Now Available at, Barnes and and Books a Book on the secrets of the Priest, the Knight, Zeus, and God with respect to the people that lived in Galilee during the Ministry of the Lord. Genealogy study of the ancestors of these Galileans.


  6. William Joseph Hall Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... from Bach to Billie Holiday. He had deep, lifelong interests in the ocean, boats, marine history, archaeology, genealogy, Vineyard history, and astronomy, as well as a tireless desire to learn. Bill believed very deeply that the universe is ...


  7. A slice of history'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | New Jersey Jewish News

    Some eight months ago, Gary Levenston, a 46-year-old psychologist in Boca Raton, Fla., received a genealogy report from It triggered an interest in his Newark roots and the lives of his great-grandparents, who arrived there at the turn of the 20th century.


  8. Why a Confucius descendant wanted to change his nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    Many of China's ancestry records were destroyed during turbulent times decades ago. Those who still own their families' book of genealogy are envied by many The Shandong painter is a 78th generation descendant of Confucius , China's ancient philosophy master and founder of Confucianism.


  9. Western-themed town seeks museum to showcase rugged historyRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2018 | The Navajo Times

    It was a remote crossroads for wagon travel in the 1800s, and grew into a supply station for sheepherders on their way from Shaniko to grazing pastures in the Cascades. Through the 1900s, Sisters transformed into a busy mill town.


  10. Hearshal F. McKinneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | Obits

    ... Saints in Godfrey, IL. He retired from Olin Corp. where he worked as a pipe-fitter for 40 years. He enjoyed genealogy and was an avid TV watcher. Hearshal worked at the Jersey County Historical Society and was active with Boy Scouts. He was a member ...


  11. Did my parents leave me on a hillside to die?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2018 | Newsday

    ... most of her life wondering why she was left to die and who her parents were. Thanks to a leap forward in genetic genealogy she finally has some answers. Jane Dodd was tired. The 11-year-old was walking over the South Downs with her family on a ...


  12. Malcolm Hughes Churchill Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Studies, the National Economists Club, and Phi Beta Kappa, and enjoys rowing, bicycling, hiking, history, and genealogy. In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Malcolm Hughes Churchill has ...


  13. Friends of the Library book sale returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    ... Participants will discuss "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr. Wednesday, noon to1 p.m., Willennar Genealogy Center. Lego Club: Join in to build something amazing with Lego Club every second, third and fourth Wednesday of each month. The ...


  14. Is An 'Escape-the-Room' Game Based On Pogroms Really Coming To Brooklyn?Read the original story

    Mar 15, 2018 | Forward

    ... wondered if this was an opportunity to combine his son's passion with his own - a lifelong interest in Jewish genealogy, an interest he never had enough time for. "Most American Jews who are into genealogy are retirees," he said. "It's a hobby of ...


  15. Cherokee genealogist slams Elizabeth Warren's ancestry claims as 'ludicrous'Read the original story

    Mar 15, 2018 | Washington Times

    A Cherokee genealogist on Wednesday dismissed Sen. Elizabeth Warren 's claims of Indian ancestry as "ludicrous," arguing that the Massachusetts Democrat "has no respect for true Native Americans." Twila Barnes, who has done extensive research into Ms.


  16. She sees anti-immigration politicians as hypocrites, so she launched 'resistance genealogy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... the anti-immigrant congressman. His family? Immigrants from Norway. Mendelsohn, 49, is the creator of "Resistance Genealogy," a term that has suddenly brought her a considerable amount of fame, to which she is still adjusting. And that is, ...


  17. Sideswipe: March 14: Lock up your bike to prevent theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... ream instead, there's a different term for it: dA jA rAavA . (Source: Mental Floss) I was doing a bit of genealogy and struck this one, writes Kathryn. Couldn t stop laughing! Born 1913, long before creation of the fabric.


  18. Cooper: Post-Civil War pioneers pass through Georgia, Texas boundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | Douglas County Sentinel

    ... when Nancy was just eleven years old. In 1856, Nancy married Charles "Artemus" Eargle (1832-1864). Joe Baggett's genealogy notes mention more than likely Artemus was the brother of John Eargle who is buried here in Douglas County and is the ancestor ...


  19. DNA shockerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | The Gillette News-Record

    Patricia Clark, right, and her husband Brad look over documents in their Gillette home. Patricia has been studying and researching her family's genealogy for more than 30 years.


  20. Words & Images: The French HuguenotRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | NyackNewsAndViews

    ... butcher, Isaac Varyan, my direct ancestor of seven generations ago. As a teenager I was upset reading the family genealogy book about Issac Varyan, slaveholder. His DNA comes to me though my mother's paternal grandmother. Yet knowing his son, Issac, ...