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Free Access: Ancestry.com’s International Immigration and Travel Records

I’ll admit it – my genealogy research has been on the back burner for many months now. I’m still working through my massive family photo project, scanning, creating an index to record the information on the back of the pictures, … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Ancestry.com story: Make it easy to find the special items

MaryAnne is a member of ancestry.com and one of their weekly emails included this story from Wayne Peterson about how he found a mouse-eaten document in his ex-wife’s belongings that turned out to be very important for their family’s history: … Continue reading

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Genealogy Convention Coming to Pleasanton, CA

On that long to-do list of life, one of the things I am very interested in is family history/genealogy. My Grandma Cleva gave me boxes and boxes of family photographs with the names, dates, and places written on the back … Continue reading

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