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Louis Kessler
Works at Behold Genealogy
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I corrected my answer to the question: "How should I record women with unknown maiden name?" on Genealogy & Family History StackExchange http://genealogy.stackexchange.com/a/1626/29?stw=2
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This is a great new twist in a timeline graph presentation. I'd love to see the Pharaohs of Egypt done this way.
   The British Royal Succession — #Royalty #Genealogy Duke/Duchess Cambridge had a 2nd child this morning, an 8 lb. baby daughter. No name yet.  The blessed queen now has quite a lar...
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Quick an amazing presentation;so much of useful information for general knowledge as well as for share with many other intellectuals.Really highly impressed   Regards    sham sunder azad 
FRSC CCHEM CSci   mumbai  03-05-2015
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Just a test of adding a comment to your new blog. 😊 
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No thinking allowed.
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20 Do's and Don'ts of DNA
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have a prediction! 2015 is going to be a phenomenal year for everyone who
partakes in genetic genealogy. The interest in genealogy has really catapulted
over the past five years, and many people are turning to DNA technology to try
to find the answers t...
  I have a prediction! 2015 is going to be a phenomenal year for everyone who partakes in genetic genealogy. The interest in genealogy has really catapulted over the past five years, and many people are turning to DNA tech...
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Behold wins a GenSoftReviews User Award.

GEDCOM File Finder wins a GeneAward.
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"Free tech support does come at a cost"
Being computer literate means getting asked to help. I'm happy to help. I believe the less you fear your computer, phone, or tablet, the more you'll get out of it, so, absolutely, How can I help you? However, this free tech support does come at a cost. I have a system for evaluating a problem ...
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Pity that none of his "remedies" (except maybe asking Google) will do any good if he's stumbled on an actual bug.
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Why is it that we shouldn't ever call Application.ProcessMessages?
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My phone app says today would be my 95th day of working on Behold since I came back very motivated from Gaenovium. I've tried to put at least some work into Behold each day, and I likely missed fewer than 10 days over that time. I put in a significant amount of work (sometimes staying up until 2 ...
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Looking Good ! Don't begrudge yourself a break - you deserve it!
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The new genetic genealogy standards.
Today, at the first annual Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy Colloquium, the final draft of the Genetic Genealogy Standards were officially announced and released! The standards are the work of a wonderful group of people, and have been in the works… Continue Reading →
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It seems the Genealogy Do-Over #gendover is the hot trend of early 2015. This is the idea that most of us who started doing our genealogy long ago, did not do it the correct way. We were name collectors and took anything and everything we could find and assembled it into our tree.
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Awesome.  Thank you!
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  • Behold Genealogy
    Author, Developer, Programmer, 1995 - present
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Author of Behold and GenSoftReviews
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I'm a Programmer and Genealogist. See my own genealogy program Behold at: www.beholdgenealogy.com  User reviews of genealogy software at: www.gensoftreviews.com  Oh, and I had an (at the time) world class chess program named Brute Force.
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I win way more than my share of stock/sports picking contests.
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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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Nowhere else - I was born here and will always be here.