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  1. Researching Your New Zealand Ancestors Webinar with Jan GowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Columbian

    If you have a family member who was born, married and died in New Zealand there are lots of footprints for you to follow. If your ancestor had just one of these events occur in New Zealand - there is a gold mine waiting for you.

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  2. Jean Moser GodwinRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Florida Today

    ... enthusiastically shared her love of science with students as a high school chemistry teacher. Jean enjoyed doing genealogy research and shared her abilities as a volunteer at the Melbourne public library. She particularly enjoyed being a part of a ...

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  3. Genealogy Query - PEARSONRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Cousinconnect.com

    Looking for my partners sister born between 1978-1980 in christchurch.was given the name melana or milana Pearson but may have been changed by adoptive parents.was adopted out to a family who lived in Blenheim against the mothers wishes as she was 17 at the time. Birth mothers name is jinette.

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  4. Where in the world is Frankfort? Waldo knowsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... revealed a confusing list of Waldos, Peirces, Treats, and Mellons, and left my head spinning. I'll leave his genealogy for others, but unless I got lost following names, there is a connection with General Waldo, for whom Waldo County is named. ...

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  5. Interesting genealogy blogsRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... the possibility that someone will have the way to breakdown some of your brick walls. Defining what are the best genealogy blogs is impossible since everyone has different interests but these are all ones that are entertaining. Civil War Days and ...

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  6. Hunt for owner of century-old photo ends with a twistRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... and tie, and he stares, unsmiling, into the camera. Kathy, 59, a registered nurse, lives in Saukville and is a genealogy buff, even, evidently, when it's not her family. She found the photo last year at the General Store Antique Mall in Kewaskum and ...

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  7. Amy Choate-Nielsen: Big names - and bigger stories - ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... the alphabet gathered into unfamiliar groups. They didn't mean much, and they certainly didn't interest me. To me, genealogy was a boring, tedious task dealing with conjecture and irrelevance. It not only bored me, it repelled me. Fast-forward 30 ...

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  8. Unusual names were given to children in the 19th centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Daily Times

    ... boy from Walthamstow was labelled One Too Many when he was born in 1870. The entertaining list was put together by genealogy firm Fraser & Fraser in London, who have spent more than 40 years trawling through documents to find the most bizarre names ...

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  9. Genealogy RoadshowRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    This series takes an historical look into a community by exploring the genealogy of its citizens. In each episode experts will guide six local participants through their family's genealogy.

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  10. Alan Cumming grandfather's war medal at auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    ... dead. Cumming was reduced to tears when he discovered how his relative died, while making an episode of the BBC genealogy programme Who Do You Think You Are? in 2010. The British general service medal (GSM) will be sold at Dix Noonan Webb's sale of ...

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  11. Genealogy Goes Tech: Top 3 ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Live Science

    A number of companies offer genealogy software to help organize information about ancestors, create reports and ancestry books, and share findings online. The deeper into genealogy you go, the more you might find these features useful.

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  12. Simsbury Free Library Announces March EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Patch.com

    In March, The Simsbury Free Library will continue its Genealogy Road Show , Drop In Book Club, and Films programs. For all events, RSVP via email or phone .

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  13. Genealogist to discuss ways to research ...Read the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | Cross Roads News

    Genealogist Angela Walton-Raji discusses how to research family trees with African-American and Native American roots on Feb. 20 at the Stonecrest Library. Walton-Raji, author of "Black Indian Genealogy Research," will facilitate the presentation "African and Native American: Researching Blended Families" beginning at 6 p.m. She also will provide a guide to researching the history and lives of Native American and freedmen who were former "Black Indian" slaves of the Five Civilized Tribes - Cherokee, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek and Seminole.

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  14. Wednesday Feb. 18th on The Morning NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | GlobalNews

    ... her recent contribution to a new National Geographic publication called "Journey's Home". The book takes a look at genealogy travel and the stories that are often revealed for many who take a journey to discover their roots.

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  15. Think your name is bad? These are the ten most unfortunate names everRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Metro

    ... were perfectly able at destroying their children's live's before they had even started, and London-based genealogy firm Fraser & Fraser have found ten of the best (or worst). So next time you criticise your parents, just be thankful they didn't ...

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  16. The top 10 oddest Victorian Christian names from Friendless to One Too ManyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    If you think Kim and Kanye calling their child North West is bad, imagine being called 'That's It Who'd Have Thought It Restell' A list of the most hilarious names from the 19th century has been unearthed by experts who revealed a baby born in 1870 was called 'One Too Many' Gouldstone. The team at London-based genealogy firm Fraser & Fraser have spent more than 40 years compiling a list of comical names and have discovered more than 200 bizarre identities.

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  17. EA's 'The Sims 4' Now Available for MacRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | MacRumors

    ... and ghosts, two major features that did not ship with the game, and two additional free content updates have added genealogy to track sim family lines, holiday items, and two new careers. EA's also released a major content pack for The Sims 4 , ...

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  18. Why ISIS is Islamic and why it mattersRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Power Line

    ... mate it and back foolish schemes to counter it. We'll need to get acquainted with the Islamic State's intellectual genealogy if we are to react in a way that will not strengthen it, but instead help it self-immolate in its own excessive zeal.

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  19. How to survive a financial emergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | GlobalNews

    ... But she finds that managers tell her she is overqualified for many, like retail, as she used to run a research and genealogy program for a local MA tis nation. In the meantime, she has been on EI. Roy did eventually find work as a transit ...

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  20. Historical Accuracy as Prison?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Switched

    Bilge Ebiri opens his article, " Oscar Films and the Prison of Historical Accuracy ," saying, "You know it's Oscar season when the historical-accuracy hit squads show up." The genealogist in me bristles.

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