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A Letter Dated 21 October 1854
My 3rd great-grandfather William F. Card served in the War of 1812. He died in 1846 and nine years later his wife Sarah filed for a widow's pension that provided Bounty Land. William's pension file can be viewed online at fold3.com Sarah needed a way to pro...
My 3rd great-grandfather William F. Card served in the War of 1812. He died in 1846 and nine years later his wife Sarah filed for a widow's pension that provided Bounty Land. William's pension file can be viewed online at fol...
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Happy Birthday Blog!
My Heart of Story blog turned 7 years old yesterday! Happy BlogBirthday to Me!
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The Mounted Riflemen
There was an article published on 10 August 1862 in The Grand Haven  news titled, "The Mounted Riflemen." Benjamin was mentioned in the article as being one of 40 men to enlist in the Civil War: "Capt. A. C. Litchfield is succeeding well in recruiting his c...
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Johan Roy Tolve Johansen (52 Ancestors #4)
I wrote a story about my grandfather, Roy T. Johansen, in the third week of the "52 Ancestors" goal for 2014. This is the fourth week and I am writing another story about the same grandfather. He was born in February 1900 at Omaha, Nebraska to Danish immigr...
I wrote a story about my grandfather, Roy T. Johansen, in the third week of the "52 Ancestors" goal for 2014. This is the fourth week and I am writing another story about the same grandfather. He was born in February 1900 at ...
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I hope this society reconsiders and chooses to look for new and exciting ways to keep the open and vibrant!
Age and a declining membership could signal the end of Norfolk’s local genealogical society.
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You will thoroughly enjoy this autograph book!
 
An old autograph book that technology has transformed into a modern story.
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A 1961 scrapbook that was made by my grandfather, turned into a short video.
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what a terrific idea - very nicely done.

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Great article! It makes me think about asking my parents, aunts, and uncles more questions about their lives and about the family members they knew who are now gone.
The past, present, and future of your family tree are all far more fascinating than you realize.
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Genealogy society could fold
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Age and a declining membership could signal the end of Norfolk’s local genealogical society.

Raising an Army: We Need You | Preserve the Pensions Blog
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It takes an Army of volunteers to fundraise to Preserve the Pensions!

Illinois in the War of 1812 - Gillum Ferguson - Google Books
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books.google.com - On the eve of the War of 1812, the Illinois Territory was a new land of bright promise. Split off from Indiana Territory

OCLC Link Appears in FamilySearch Library Catalog
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I have been waiting for this to happen for quite a long time now. This post's title may not mean a lot to you, but if you understand what is

Genealogy News - 22nd February
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For those of you not attending the first day of the WDYTYA? Live! Fair in London, here's the latest news from the family history world... Fi

Taking my Dad on a Who Do You Think You Are Tour
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Last weekend I got to take my Father back to where his patriarchal line originated in Bradford on Tone and Taunton in Somerset England. It w

FamilySearch Index 1.0 Released for iPhone and iPad
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Description and screenshots of a new iOS app from FamilySearch. It brings the indexing project to the iPhone and iPad.

Who Do You Think You Are? Live | The biggest family history event in the...
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- Who Do You Think You Are? Live 2012 – the biggest family history event in the world. Whether you’re new to tracing your family tree or a s

Free Guide to London Ancestors
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In celebration of the London 2012 Olympics starting this week, FamilySearch is pleased to announce a new online guide to tracing London ance

Reunion 10 Review and Guide
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Reunion 10 has been released and I've got a bunch of resources and changes to the site to help you upgrade.

Reunion for Mac Tutorials
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England Genealogy Research Community
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Ask questions, find answers, teach others what you know.

British prisoner of War stitched hidden anti-Hitler message into Nazi qu...
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A Prisoner of War stitched up his German captors after they unwittingly displayed his coded needlework containing the message 'God Save t

Desperately Seeking Surnames: Blogger Spotlight for 2012
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Blogging serves different purposes for different people. Some blog because they enjoy writing and some blog to share their families stories.

The Family Recorder: Shopping Saturday - my favourite piece of retail ep...
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The Family Recorder. I write things here that interest or amuse me, and that I think are worth sharing. They might be topical, or 'cold

GeneaBloggers
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The resource site for your genealogy blog. GeneaBloggers is a group of genealogists and family historians committed to augmenting their pas

+1 'FamilySearch Wiki Contributors Newsletter' on Google
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+1 'FamilySearch Wiki Contributors Newsletter' on Google.

101 Uses for the Young Living Essential 7 Kit
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There are many ways we use Young Living's essential oils. Here are 10 reasons why we like to keep on hand the 7 essential oils included in t