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Jill Ball
Attended University of Technology, Sydney
Lived in Sydney NSW
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Jennyalogy Podcast September 2016
jennyalogypodcast.blogspot.com

(Click the play button to start podcast. Note it may take a few seconds to start) Jennyalogy Podcast September 2015 This edition of the Jenn

Rockstar Genealogists 2016: International and USA
anglo-celtic-connections.blogspot.com

Join me in congratulating following top ten genealogists from the USA who received most votes as Rockstar Genealogists 2016. This year all..

Canada's Anglo-Celtic Connections: Rockstar Genealogists starting soon
anglo-celtic-connections.blogspot.com

Expect nominations for the 2016 edition of the Rockstar Genealogists poll to open on Saturday. Voting will start the following Saturday. Peo

NFHM Update & Auckland Expo - Genealogy Notes 8-16 Aug 2016
diaryofanaustraliangenealogist.blogspot.com

I'm now back home from attending the Auckland New Zealand Family History Fair and Expo which was fantastic. I gave five talks at the Expo an

Maiden Voyage
www.amydorene.com

I did it. I changed back to my maiden name. Technically only professionally because there are some upcoming travel reservations I don't want

A Little Bush Grave…
pastlinks.blogspot.com

ERIC HASTINGS PILKINGTON August 1911 – 24 May 1912 One spring day last year, during a weekend at my family home in Sandy Point, I went on on

Everyone Makes Mistakes: Why You Should Review Your Research Notes
olivetreegenealogy.blogspot.com

A few days ago I decided to have another look at some census records I obtained many years ago for my Peer ancestors in Pennsylvania. When t

Blagdon Surname Study
blagdonfh.blogspot.com

Welcome to the BLAGDON Surname Study. This Study aims to cover the histories of the bearers of the name BLAGDON in the county of Devon, UK.

MERRY MONTH OF MAY MOVIE THEME
thatmomentintime-crissouli.blogspot.com

COURTESY OF CASSMOB Merry Month of May Movie Meme The way it works is this: Copy the questions I've listed here and add your responses - sho

Headstones Are Not Always Right
worldwidegenealogy.blogspot.com

Many genealogists before me have sounded the warning to only use Find a Grave memorials as a tool and not always as pure fact. Those that ha

TROVE TUESDAY ~ CHILDHOOD DEATHS IN WALLSEND
michellefnichols.blogspot.com

My Great Grandfather John William Leach (1862-1920) was one of seven children born to Welshman John Leach and his wife, Ann Moore who came f

The Economic Benefits of Beer
www.amydorene.com

This weekend was so busy, it actually made me look forward to Monday. First I woke up bright and early Saturday to get some client work done

Saturday Night Genealogy Fun -- Your "Other" Life
mytrailsintothepast.blogspot.com

For this week's mission, Randy Seaver of Genea-Musing has challenged us to: 1) Tell us about your "other" hobbies or interests outside of ge

Blockity Block Block
www.amydorene.com

This week went by fast, and it was pretty great. I added a couple items to my Instagram account to show it. Almost immediately after adding

A-Z Challenge 2016: Reflections
roshaywood.blogspot.com

This was the first time I had entered this blog into the A-Z Challenge. Unlike the Murch Blog, it at least existed before the challenge, but

A-Z Challenge 2016: Reflections
blogmurch.blogspot.com

April 2016's A-Z Challenge was a first for the Murch Blog. More than just one first: the Murch Blog did not even exist before the Challenge!

Awards Season
www.amydorene.com

Last night was my son's high school band banquet. Since this is his last year, it was bittersweet for me. I showed up alone, knowing full we

Who Will You Be?
bethericson.blogspot.com

Hello, it's been a while. Life is crazy. I should be doing homework right now. Or I should be practicing the piano. But I feel like it's imp

Finding ancestors in the 'wrong' year in records
worldwidegenealogy.blogspot.com

If you're fortunate (or dedicated) enough to trace any ancestors back to before the 1750s, and they were from Britain or its colonies, you m

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To commemorate the Centenary of World War One, Ku-ring-gai Council will be holding Lights of our Lives,a public exhibition designed to enable the community to commemorate the First World War and the ANZAC legend, and in parti...
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Are "Look Ups" a copyright violation?
DearREADERS, At the risk of channeling Yoda: Lambasted for questioning the advisability of free "look ups" at paid genealogy sites, she was . Certain "genealogists" had asked for lookups among those who had paid for subscriptions to FindMyPast and Ancestry....
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One reader recently discovered that this blog is not about Australian food.
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This month I am participating in the A-Z Blogging Challenge where I will endeavour to post on this blog each day. It’s my first attempt at the challenge, I hope that I have the stamina to com…
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One son is mentioned in another article I found.
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IT WAS a day to remember as about 300 members of one family gathered for a reunion that even stretched as far as Australia. They all belong to the King family and can trace their beginnings...
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This month I am participating in the A-Z Blogging Challenge where I will endeavour to post on this blog each day. It’s my first attempt at the challenge, I hope that I have the stamina to com…
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I found six Gladys in my database, all named in the southern United States. it's not popular here anymore, just like Thelma, Bertha, Ethel, etc.
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SGT. CHARLES CURRY. Sergeant Charles Curry, late 14th Battalion, is officially reported killed in action in France on October 21. He was one of three sons of Mr Dennis Curry, of 190 Ballarat road, …
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Blogs, Hangsout, Presents and Writes on Family History Topics
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Previously
Sydney NSW
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Ancient Australian Ancestor Hunter formerly Geek Librarian Teacher and IT Guy
Introduction
I am an ancient Australian ancestor hunter who was formerly a librarian, teacher and IT specialist. Fascinated by Web2.0 applications I spend every spare moment chasing ancestors and connecting with other genealogists. 


I am a member of several Societies in Australia, England and Internationally.
Bragging rights
Official Blogger at Rootstech in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. Official Blogger at AFFHO12.
Education
  • University of Technology, Sydney
    B. A. (Lib Sci)
  • University of New England
    Grad. Dip. Ed.
  • University of New South Wales
    M. Ed.
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Female
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