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My latest article on the GenealogyBank blog.
 
Genealogy Tips: Searching for Your Ancestors Using Nicknames

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In this blog article, Gena Philibert-Ortega shows how expanding your name searches to include nicknames can discover records about your ancestors you never found before.
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Researching Your Female Ancestor: Women in the WCTU

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In this blog article, Gena Philibert-Ortega shows how you can research your female ancestor by searching old newspapers for articles about the Woman’s Christian Temperance Union.
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Scary Old Recipes from Your Family’s Past

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In this blog article, Gena Philibert-Ortega searches old newspapers to find recipes that were common in our ancestors’ time – but seem a little “scary” to a modern audience.
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Thrifty new tips on a grand old favorite. H. J. Heinz Company. Pittsburgh, Pa. 1932 From the collection of Gena Philibert-Ortega From the collection of Gena Philibert-Ortega From the collection of Gena Philibert-Ortega
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A look at documenting the lives of the WWII era women in your family. thanks to FindMyPast for asking me to write this post for their blog.
“What did you do in the war, Grandma?” is a website hosted by Brown University, documenting the lives of Rhode Island women during World War II.
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My latest article on the GenealogyBank Blog. #genealogy #foodhistory #newspapers
Introduction: Gena Philibert-Ortega is a genealogist and author of the book “From the Family Kitchen.” In this guest blog post, Gena searches old newspapers
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For the 12 Days of Christmas: 12 Types of Newspaper Articles for Genealogy Research, Part II

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In this blog article, Gena Philibert-Ortega gives examples of six types of newspaper articles that can help with your family history research.
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WWII Victory Gardens: Family History & War Food Rations

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In this blog article, Gena Philibert-Ortega searches old newspapers to learn more about an effort on the American home front during World War II to support the country and the troops: the planting of “Victory Gardens.”
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How to Research Hispanic Ancestors When You Don’t Speak Spanish via GenealogyBank Blog 
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A new FREE collection of digitized Mexican archive records available on RootsPoint.
http://blog.rootspoint.com/announcing-the-fondo-colonial-collection-on-rootspoint/
About the collection. The Fondo Colonial collection of the Archivo Históricos Municipal de Hidalgo del Parral (Parral Archive), spans a period between 1611 and 1821 and contains the civil colonial records of the Province of Nueva Viscaya, which today consists of the states of Chihuahua, Durango, ...
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I Love what you can find in old newspapers. Case in point, advertisements for missing husbands. My most recent article for  the GenealogyBank blog, http://bit.ly/16dI9q5
Introduction: Gena Philibert-Ortega is a genealogist and author of the book “From the Family Kitchen.” In this guest blog post, Gena explores a family histo
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