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Evan Rasmussen, Genea-Miracles and Mondays with Myrt
DearREADERS, Oh, the younger generation. Aren't they just awesome! Case in Point: Evan Rasmussen, who worked on his Eagle Scout Project this past week. The goal? Digitize the tombstones at the Greenleaf Cemetery near his home and garner public support to tr...
DearREADERS, Oh, the younger generation. Aren't they just awesome! Case in Point: Evan Rasmussen, who worked on his Eagle Scout Project this past week. The goal? Digitize the tombstones at the Greenleaf Cemetery near his home and garner public support to transcribe the text from each stone using ...
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Note to Randy on Ancestry Life Story - from Facts view, click on the Edit button on the time line and select Life Story on left; check where it says to show inLife story; save! Then that fact should appear when you return to Life Story view.



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HOW to participate in the DiscoverFreedmen.org Indexing Challenge
DearREADERS, "We are all an extension of those that came before us. So it's vitally important that we understand how they lived, what their thought process was, what life was like for them so that we in turn can appreciate the type of life that we're livin...
DearREADERS, "We are all an extension of those that came before us. So it's vitally important that we understand how they lived, what their thought process was, what life was like for them so that we in turn can appreciate the type of life that we're living now, and understand that everything ...
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If you have New England ancestors, heads up!
 
AmericanAncestors.org: 1-8 July Great Migration databases guest access
DearREADERS, Ol' Myrt here read with excitement: "The authoritative study of all immigrants to New England, 1620–1640 — the Great Migration Study Project — is your best source for finding and documenting early American ancestors. The results are yours to re...
DearREADERS, Ol' Myrt here read with excitement: "The authoritative study of all immigrants to New England, 1620–1640 — the Great Migration Study Project — is your best source for finding and documenting early American ancestors. The results are yours to research FREE all week.
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Find My Past Library Edition!
I have numerous friends who are librarians.  To be honest, they are among some of the best people to have as friends.  I mean really!  They know how to find stuff quickly and are always up for a good research trip.  Plus, libraries!  You can't go wrong visi...
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Mondays with Myrt - 22 June 2015
Join your friend in genealogy DearMYRTLE for Mondays with Myrt. It's a live 90-minute Hangout on Air with a panel of ten discussing what's trending in the world of #Genealogy.   Practical, down-to-earth advice for family historians. Cousin Russ will be on...
Join your friend in genealogy DearMYRTLE for Mondays with Myrt. It's a *live* 90-minute Hangout on Air with a panel of ten discussing what's trending in the world of #Genealogy.   Practical, down-to-earth advice for family hi...
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Add GeneaWebinars to your list of Google Calendars
Savvy online genealogists look to the www.GeneaWebinars.com Calendar for up-to-the-minute info about virtual (online) classes. Most are free, first come -first served. Most are archived, though you may need to join the host site or society to access the arc...
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DearMYRTLE's Favorite Things
DearREADERS, OK, so Oprah has her "favorite things" so why can't Ol' Myrt? Seriously, I wouldn't dream of comparing myself to Oprah, but when a person gets asked a gazillion times about things, she ought to provide a better answer than "look it up on Amazon...
DearREADERS, OK, so Oprah has her "favorite things" so why can't Ol' Myrt? Seriously, I wouldn't dream of comparing myself to Oprah, but when a person gets asked a gazillion times about things, she ought to provide a better answer than "look it up on Amazon." So with the assistance of my "remote ...
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THIS is the indexing project we discussed during Mondays with Myrt.
 
DiscoverFreedman.org Indexing Challenge
DearREADERS, Last July we hosted a 24-hour hangout to support the world-wide FamilySearchIndexing.org initiative to engage more indexers and arbitrators. This year at Juneteenth, FamilySearch announced a new US African American "Freedmen's Bureau Project" l...
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Mondays with Myrt - 29 June 2015
Join your friend in genealogy DearMYRTLE for Mondays with Myrt. It's a live 90-minute Hangout on Air with a panel of ten discussing what's trending in the world of #Genealogy.   Practical, down-to-earth advice for family historians. Cousin Russ will be on...
Join your friend in genealogy DearMYRTLE for Mondays with Myrt. It's a *live* 90-minute Hangout on Air with a panel of ten discussing what's trending in the world of #Genealogy.   Practical, down-to-earth advice for family hi...
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Fisher and David Allen Lambert, Chief Genealogist of the New England Historic Genealogical Society and American Ancestors, talk about some of the historic anniversaries happening right now.  One involved one of David's ancestors and a pitchfork!  Plus David has made a new "tech" find that is sure to make you both excited and uncomfortable!  It's called Periscope.  Hear what it's all about in the opening segment.   Then, Fisher visits with well ...
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Mondays with Myrt - 22 June 2015
Join your friend in genealogy DearMYRTLE for Mondays with Myrt. It's a live 90-minute Hangout on Air with a panel of ten discussing what's trending in the world of #Genealogy.   Practical, down-to-earth advice for family historians. Cousin Russ will be on...
Join your friend in genealogy DearMYRTLE for Mondays with Myrt. It's a *live* 90-minute Hangout on Air with a panel of ten discussing what's trending in the world of #Genealogy.   Practical, down-to-earth advice for family hi...
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On June 19, 1865, two months after Confederate General Robert Lee’s surrender in Virginia, Union General Gordon Granger and approximately 1,800 federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas, to take control of the state and enforce the Emancipation ...
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