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During the last panel discussion of Dear Myrtle's ESM QuickLessons Study Group there was mention of DNA and the DAR acceptance of using it in applications for membership. I am totally clueless when it comes to DNA. While ...
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I am a panelist in the ESM QuickLessons study group. We are now at lesson #7. All of my homework for the previous sessions are on Google Docs. I decided to start posting my homework here on my blog so everyone has access t...
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I am excited to be a part of a study group discussion panel led by Dear Myrtle. This time around the subject of our discussions will be the QuickLessons by Elizabeth Shown Mills. Over on ESM's website - Evidence Explained -...
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Way back when, about 2004, Dear Myrtle published monthly checklists to help genealogists organize their stuff. Many people, myself included, found these checklists very helpful. Well I have some good news for you - Dear ...
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A couple of months ago, I wrote some articles about some unusual family history records. One was about Frakturs which are hand drawn, elaborate certificates of birth and marriages. I also wrote a post about mourning paint...
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Those are just beautiful, such attention to detail!
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Beautiful story True!  Thank you for sharing your memories with us.  Have a very Merry Christmas Dahling!
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Thanks Lisa Smalley - My father was born in Salina, but his father is from Munjor, Ellis County, Kansas - Germans from Russia.
How many of you have family history recorded by an ancestor on a piece of furniture? I can cross this off my bucket list of "great records that only OTHER people seem to find." The photo is of the bottom of a dresser dr...
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After my grandmother died we found numerous items in her home with little handwritten notes stuck to them - furniture, picture frames, china, etc. Not a lot of ancestral lineage info, but more of who the item had once belonged to or who she intended it to go to after her death.
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The San Joaquin Genealogical Society will be installing a display in the glass case located in the foyer of the Troke Library in Stockton, California. The theme is military. Our speaker for the May 19th meeting is Craig Man...
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DearREADERS, Looks like we've got a few solid volunteers who responded to the QuickLessons Study Group: Call for panel participants for our 2016 EMS QuickLessons Study Group. All dates and study group reading assignments are listed below my signature. Basically we start our first session ...
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Thanks Myrt!  I love, love, love the graphic and will be posting it on my blog.  I am really going to try and get organized right along with you - step by step.  
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Thank you to Shannon Combs-Bennett for mentioning "The Educated Genealogist" in her article "Keeping Up With the Ancestors: Self-Education." You can find Shannon's article in the latest issue of the FGS Forum: FGS FORUM •...
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