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Lorine McGinnis Schulze
Works at Genealogist obsessed with genealogy, blogging, writing books, technology and affiliate marketing. Involved in all five with website Olive Tree Genealogy http://www.olivetreegenealogy.com plus other sites and blogs. Author of several history & genealogy books, one of the official bloggers at RootsTech 2011 (Technology & Genealogy conference in Utah)
Attended York University
Lived in Ontario Canada
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This is how I overcome that problem
Several years ago I came to the realization that no one in my immediate family wants my 40 plus years of research on our genealogy. A few are mildly interested in hearing the more exciting stories of blacksheep ancestors or f...
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Search Alternates to Ships Passenger Lists to Canada Before 1865
Barbara asked the following question about her great-grandmother Elizabeth Hayes, born 1841 in Newcastle,
England My great grandmother emigrated from Staffordshire England
between 1851 and 1861. She was found in the 1851 of Staffordshire and I can’t
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According to a demographic analysis by genealogy site AncestryDNA , the average Brit has 193,000 living cousins - enough to fill Wembley Stadium twice. (Source: There’s A One-In-300 Chance That Every Stranger You See Is Your ...
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Now on #Periscope: 10 tips for increasing your blog followers That's right. I made my second Scope today on Periscope. It's a 10 minute video with my 10 tips to gain more blog followers. It's available until 11 a.m. Easte...
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Look for Obituaries & Death Records of Everyone in the Family
Diane asked for help with William Henry Leitch Son of John E Leitch and Sarah Blagborough in Brantford, Ontario.  He is
my grandfather.  I found reference to him in the 1924 Brantford City
Directory, working as a salesman for Met Life Insurance.  After
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Diane asked for help with William Henry Leitch Son of John E Leitch and Sarah Blagborough in Brantford, Ontario.  He is my grandfather.  I found reference to him in the 1924 Brantford City Directory, working as a salesman ...
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Barbara asked about finding a ships passenger list for her great-grandmother Elizabeth Hayes, born 1841 in Newcastle, England. Read my answer at Search Alternates to Ships Passenger Lists to Canada Before 1865 Legacy Famil...
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I think this is very cool and want to share it with my readers. My genealogy friend and fellow blogger Nick Gombash was chosen for an Ancestry commercial. You can see Nick's commercial here.  It's interesting to know they d...
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It's that time again - Who Do You Think You Are? featuring Bryan Cranston airs Sunday August 23rd. Bryan Cranston had a happy childhood until his father abandoned the family when Bryan was just 11. Curious whether this is ...
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  • Genealogist obsessed with genealogy, blogging, writing books, technology and affiliate marketing. Involved in all five with website Olive Tree Genealogy http://www.olivetreegenealogy.com plus other sites and blogs. Author of several history & genealogy books, one of the official bloggers at RootsTech 2011 (Technology & Genealogy conference in Utah)
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Olive Tree Genealogy Creator, Avid Genealogist, History Buff, Author, Antiques, Creative Messy Cook
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I'm an incurable collector of antiques, an avid genealogist and a messy but creative cook! I blog, i write history and genealogy books. My main genealogy website is Olive Tree Genealogy http://olivetreegenealogy.com/
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  • York University
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  • University of Toronto
    East Asian Studies
  • WIlfred Laurier University
    Psychology
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Lorine Massey, Olive Tree Genealogy, always researching PEER, VOLLICK, FOLLICK, McGINNIS & VAN SLYKE
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Search Alternates to Ships Passenger Lists to Canada Before 1865
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Barbara asked about finding a ships passenger list for her great-grandmother Elizabeth Hayes, born 1841 in Newcastle, England. Read my answe

Banished Gets a Thumbs Down From Me
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Banished is a new 7-part series on CBC Television, premiering July 27, 2015 at 9pm. In 1788, Britain banished its unwanted citizens & convic

Don't Miss the Independence Day Special on DNA Kits!
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AncestryDNA is celebrating Independence Day by offering a 20% discount on AncestryDNA. Don't miss this special offer. If you haven't tested

How to Get Past Your Brick Wall with Legacy Tree
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Recently I used Legacy Tree's research services. I was very impressed! The researcher assigned to my query was very speedy with her response

Raspberry Coulis
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Raspberry-Coulis in Wannabee Trifle Raspberry Coulis - sounds so fancy when you look at the dessert menu in a restaurant and see "Tessa's Ti

New Season of Who Do You Think You Are Starts February 24
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NEW CELEBRITIES GET THE EXPERIENCE OF A LIFETIME ON NEW SEASON OF “WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE?” ON TLC All-new season set to premiere February

Identifying Photographs Part 2
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The following article was originally written by Lorine McGinnis Schulze and published on Olive Tree Genealogy at http://www.olivetreegenealo

Moroccan Soup With Lentils, Chickpeas & Chicken
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I had to work very hard to produce this yummy Moroccan soup. The original recipe had far too much cumin in it, which I did not know until I'

Don't Miss the July 4th Specials on DNA and FTM
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If you have been waiting to order a DNA kit or the popular genealogy program FamilyTreeMaker, now's the time. Ancestry is holding a 20% OFF

Don't Miss a Research Trip to Albany New York October 2014
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Olive Tree Genealogy received the following information from The New York Genealogical & Biographical Society's research trip to Albany New

Were the Irish in America Before Columbus?
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In 1520, the Spaniard Peter Martyr d'Anghiera was appointed by Carlos V to be chronicler for the new Council of the Indies. His report, foun

Is NewspaperArchive.com in Trouble?
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As reported in The Gazette in the article Cedar Rapids company under state review after complaints, Heritage Microfilm and NewspaperArchive.

Sharing Memories Week 25: Summer Time Fun
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Join us for Sharing Memories - A Genealogy Journey We focus on memories of our parents, grandparents and others. We write for our children a

10 Ways to Find a Loyalist Ancestor
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Petition of Harcor Lyons Loyalist Source Upper Canada Land Petitions What is a Loyalist? A Loyalist is any person who is loyal to their alle

Press Release: FindMyPast Buys Origins.Net
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The following announcement was received by Olive Tree Genealogy yesterday: London, UK, June 17, 2014. Findmypast.co.uk, the leading British

Who Are You Kathleen Nellthropp?
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While going through my mother's cousin Doris Simpson's photo albums, I came across this set of photos. They are of a woman called Kathleen N

Sharing Memories Week 24: Some of My Favourite Books
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Join us for Sharing Memories - A Genealogy Journey We focus on memories of our parents, grandparents and others. We write for our children a

Tutorial #1: Adding Facts & Photos on Lives of the First World War
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Lives of the First World War is a wonderful new website but it is rather complicated to use. Since I have been using the site for some time

Saxon bones are significant archaeological discovery
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Bones unearthed by landscape gardeners laying a driveway at a house in Purley have been hailed as a significant archaeological discovery aft