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Margaret H
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Family History Guide: Learning to Use It and Liking It!
I needed something to charge me up today in my family history!  So, I went on over to a "chapter" from the Family History Guide and plugged in! From the "start" page, I clicked on Projects. Project #1 refers to the Family Tree function at FamilySearch . I m...
I needed something to charge me up today in my family history! So, I went on over to a "chapter" from the Family History Guide and plugged in! From the "start" page, I clicked on Projects. Project #1 refers to the Family ...
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The Family Search Wiki "talks" about Death Records
The FamilySearch Wiki is like an encyclopedia and though the font is smallish and a challenge to some of us with poor eyesight, I've been told that it will soon resemble the font size at Wikipedia .  So look for changes at the FamilySearch Wiki in the comin...
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I get mail and you should, too!
In my Thunderbird Mailbox , I get genealogy stuff of all kinds.  Here are some recommendations of that stuff.  You can usually organize your e-mail folders or prioritize your messages so that when you have a few minutes, dip into your genealogy e-mail box a...
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Weather report looks better on Chrome device!
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Jefferson Tayte, Fictional Character and Genealogist!
Do you know who Steven Robinson is?  He has just completed his fifth novel about a genealogist by trade and a solver of mysteries "OBTW" (OH, BY THE WAY).  I've read four of his novels and can't wait to get my hands on the new one!   Professional Sleuth and...
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I will try to catch one of the Wacky Wednesdays!  I may have to take the laptop into the bedroom so as to focus!  That will be after I make the SnickerDoodle Cookies!
One reviewer called these cookies "sinfully delicious," and we must agree. Simply roll sugar cookie dough in cinnamon sugar for a Snickerdoodle delight.
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Want Help with Your Brick Wall?
Family Historian: "Help. Help! I'm Stuck"! Attention Beyond Basic Genealogy Class: Bring to class a family group sheet for your elusive ancestor.  Fill out the form as completely and as accurately as you can.  We will analyze the information and weigh the e...
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Elelments Pertaining to "The Genealogical Proof Standard"
In the discussion about the reliability of original records (or copies thereof), we must ask ourselves, "How trustworthy is the information on a death certificate or a tombstone?". Here is an excellent article that addresses that very topic .  "The Accuracy...
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Jump Right In! The Water is Fine or How Internet Tools Can Help You Get Fresh Perspective on Your Family! Puzilla.org: This is an app that was originally intended to manipulate data in your family tree at FamilySearch, as well as other data that has been co...
Jump Right In! The Water is Fine or How Internet Tools Can Help You Get Fresh Perspective on Your Family! Puzilla.org: This is an app that was originally intended to manipulate data in your family tree at FamilySearch, as wel...
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Free Seminar at Local Family History Center
Our local Family History Center in Fort Walton Beach will sponsor a Free Seminar on November 5th (a Thursday), 2015 at 1p.m.-3p.m. at 339 Lake Drive, Fort Walton Beach, FL,  32548. Please reserve your seat(s) by calling and leaving a message at 850-244-3338...
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Friday's Class, October 2nd, 2015 (Beyond Basic Genealogy).
is Family History Month! Ten Things to Do This Month To Celebrate Family HIstory Month  1.  Hold a Family Tree Party   2.  Get a Facebook Account and Use it to Round up Your Relatives:  Once you have your facebook account, you may form a "group" page for on...
is Family History Month! Ten Things to Do This Month To Celebrate Family HIstory Month  1.  Hold a Family Tree Party  2.  Get a Facebook Account and Use it to Round up Your Relatives:  Once you have your facebook accoun...
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Have her in circles
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Tina Dalton's profile photo
Ken McGinnis's profile photo
Stephen Brownell's profile photo
Sherrie Green's profile photo
Keith Wood's profile photo
Dennis H Simons's profile photo
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Fred Greene's profile photo
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  • Troy University
    Education, 1970 - 1972
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I am wife, mother, and grandma. My interests are Church (LDS), Family History, Reading, and Music.
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Public speaking, Creative writing, Genealogist, Being Grandma of 21 children.
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    Chief Idol watcher and genealogist, present
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I feel that this cemetery may contain relatives of mine, but haven't proven it, yet. In particular, I am researching Rachel Barnes Crowder and interested in the origin of the Barnes family (one of them, anyway)!
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I have to brag about the genealogy section at the library! It is so helpful to be able to go and have a quiet place to review the materials that are available on the shelves of the genealogy "department".
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