Genealogy Newswire (Page 16)

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  1. Tourism devt: Ooni to beautify 201 shrines, heritage monuments in IfeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Vanguard

    ... hey were also in the Republic of Benin, Togo, Cuba, Brazil, as well as in Trinand and Tobago that had traced their genealogy to Oduduwa and Ile-Ife.

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  2. Genealogical Society presents finding Irish Cousins -Read the original story

    Jan 25, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Join the Greene County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society for the presentation "Finding my Irish Cousins - in Ireland!" at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4 at the Xenia Community Library. Hear long-time genealogist and Greene County Chapter President Helen Steele Lehman tell about tips and techniques for finding Irish ancestors.

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  3. George Washington, Research Papers, Google Voice, More: Wednesday Buzz, January 25, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | ResearchBuzz

    ... option of listening to website visitors." Lifehacker: How to Opt Out of the Most Popular People Search Sites . "Genealogy site Family Tree Now made waves when people discovered it can be used to look up almost anyone's personal information, even if ...

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  4. Help clear up Australia Day confusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... in popularity since my youth when it was largely ignored. Now it is a rich multicultural festival. The boom in genealogy has led to the uncovering of so many Australian stories and our links to Britain and Europe. Fine Australian scholars such as ...

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  5. Early onset of winter triggers evolution towards smaller snow voles in GraubundenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... biologists able to see through this phenotypic "masking". Based on DNA samples, they began by reconstructing the genealogy of the vole population and thus how the animals were related. They then used statistical models and quantitative genetics to ...

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

    Jan 24, 2017 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    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. The legacy of North Carolina Granite Corp. is to be highlighted during the event at the museum, including vintage photos such as this one showing crews laboring at the quarry.

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  7. Community News & Events for Jan. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... in Forestville. Information: 459-6777. Workshops Handley Library will hold the following workshops: a Beginning genealogy: 3 p.m., Saturday. Joan Wood, archives assistant, will introduce family charts and pedigree charts as well as discuss research ...

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  8. Brand new premises for world-famous Dunedin longitudinal studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | University of Otago News

    ... on time and to budget, by Cook Brothers Construction, in a tight timeframe. It includes a Kowhaihai (tribal genealogy) motif on its frontage. Originally the DMHDRU was based in Knox Church Halls, then it shifted temporarily to the former Barningham ...

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  9. Debut Te Matatini performance looms for Ngaati HauaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Waikato Times

    ... Rangihau have spent the past five months preparing for the February competition. Preparation includes researching genealogy, writing scripts to support performance, writing songs, putting them to music and kapa haka chorography for the 30-minute ...

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  10. Mom's Maiden Name Is Not a SecretRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | NewsFactor

    ... Facebook. They may link to family members, including their mothers. (If you can't find a maiden name that way, try genealogy sites such as Ancestry.com.) Data brokers legally hawk addresses, phone numbers, birth dates and property records, among ...

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  11. Events in Prince William County for Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Fauquier.com

    Meet the Author Ray Sheehan: Award winning Ethics Law Advisor Ray Sheehan will discuss his book "The Original Sins: America's Fight against Corruption in the Era of Manifest Destiny".

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  12. Twila Van Leer: 94-year-old Logan resident on track to index more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... Amman, one of the founders of the Amish sect," Lila said. But indexing was a less demanding way to contribute to genealogy efforts, Lila concluded. In 2011, she began keeping her tally. Each day, she adds that day's entries to the grand total. Early ...

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  13. How to Opt Out of the Most Popular People Search SitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Lifehacker

    Genealogy site Family Tree Now made waves when people discovered it can be used to look up almost anyone's personal information, even if they'd never heard of the site before. Addresses, family members, and known associates are free for anyone to find.

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  14. Doug Clark: Spokane's Patrick Glass is a celebrity in Sweden thanks ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... are plenty of folks who would consider this prize to be of the booby variety. Getting to know those who share his genealogy is an added reason Glass wants to return to the old homeland. One of his favorite "All For Sweden" experiences, he said, was ...

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  15. Vital records getting speedy makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... we teach other states to adopt it, too. The public tends to know the Division of Vital Records for its old-school genealogy room in its Fruit Street offices, where you can ponder written documents dating to 1640 and indulge your library nostalgia by ...

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  16. Jane HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... On Nov. 24, 1945, she married Charles Henry Harris in Burlington. He died Jan. 26, 2007. She enjoyed researching genealogy, cooking, reading, gardening and raising potted flowers. She enjoyed the houseboat on the Mississippi River, taking trips to ...

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  17. Georgia JoachimRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Marshall Independent

    ... in state and local farm organizations, and served on the board of FarmConnect. She enjoyed traveling, sewing, genealogy, antiques, family reunions and board games. Georgia also enjoyed playing the piano and clarinet. Georgia's nieces and nephews ...

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  18. NerdWallet: Your mother's maiden name isn't a secretRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | York Dispatch

    ... Facebook. They may link to family members, including their mothers. (If you can't find a maiden name that way, try genealogy sites such as Ancestry.com.) Data brokers legally hawk addresses, phone numbers, birth dates and property records, among ...

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  19. Legacy Tree Genealogists Releases Free Chromosome Mapping ToolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Utah Business

    Salt Lake City-Legacy Tree Genealogists, the world's highest client-rated genealogy research firm and a leader in custom family history services, has announced the release of a free online tool which enables users to easily discover the percentages and segments of DNA inherited from each grandparent, often referred to as chromosome mapping. The tool produces a chart illustrating shared DNA segments by utilizing results from three autosomal DNA tests: one for themselves, one for a paternal grandparent and one for a maternal grandparent.

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  20. Your mother's maiden name is not a secret. Here are some tips for securing your data.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Denver Post

    ... birth dates and pets' names on Facebook. They may link to family members, including their mothers. (And there are genealogy sites such as Ancestry.com.) Data brokers legally hawk addresses, phone numbers, birth dates and property records, among ...

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