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10 Apr 2017

Genealogy Help Desk- Stewart Library

As most of you know, I do a monthly help desk at the Stewart Library in Montgomery, Texas.  Today was that day and unfortunat ...

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16 Oct 2016

Marian Lois (Poulson) Chatel - A Video Tribut ...

Anyone who knows me, knows how close I was to my Grandmother, Marian Lois (Poulson) Chatel.  She passed away earlier this yea ...

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15 Oct 2016

Dora Chatel- A Single Life in Retrospect (Int ...

Everyone has certain ancestors that intrigue them more than others.  One of mine is my great-Aunt, Dora Chatel.  She is the s ...

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23 Sep 2016

Message Received and Motivation Achieved!

  Today, I had the pleasure of attending my first day of my first Association of Professional Genealogist (APG) Professi ...

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05 Jan 2016

Genealogy Research in the Library: 5 Steps to ...

Genealogy Research in the Library: 5 Steps to Success! Heather Kramer, MLIS, CA heather.kramer@hotmail.com   Libraries a ...

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03 Jan 2016

Genealogy Do Over 2016

Is it crazy to do a "Do-Over" when you are in the middle of working on your certification?  I am about to find out.  Through ...

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18 Nov 2015

BCG Webinar- "Do You Have the Reflexes You Ne ...

I hate being late.  If I am late, I usually miss the good stuff.  Let's hope that isn't true of this evenings webinar put on ...

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09 Nov 2015

Fold3 - Free Access to the Native American Co ...

Do you have Native American ancestry? Or are you interested in Native American history? Then explore Fold3’s Native American ...

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09 Nov 2015

Census Sunday - Francois Chatel family

After taking the Boston University Certificate of Genealogical Research course, I started really taking a look at my previous ...

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08 Nov 2015

Association of Professional Genealogists Elec ...

Executive Committee, Board Members, and Nominating Committee Elected for the Next Term   WHEAT RIDGE, Colo., 6 November ...

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22 May 2015

Clayton Library Court Day: Genealogy and Lega ...

Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research | Houston Public Library. Library: Clayton Library Center for Genealogical R ...

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12 May 2015

Genealogy Conference Newbie!

Genealogy has been in my life for over a decade.  I have traveled to counties and states for the sake of research and have ev ...

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06 May 2015

The Birth Certificate of Princess Charlotte E ...

The Birth Certificate of Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana of Cambridge. Dick Eastman · May 5, 2015 · People · 12 Comments Y ...

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05 May 2015

SALE on 1,001 Best Genealogy Sites

SEARCHABLE  |  PRINTABLE  |  PORTABLE Start finding your roots online! Buy Now » BUY NOW 1,001 Best Genealogy Websites CD, 2n ...

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28 Apr 2015

Free Webinar- DIVORCE by Judy G Russell

Through April 29 (tomorrow), the DIVORCE webinar by Judy G Russell, JD, CG, CGL is being offered by Legacy Family Tree. View ...

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26 Apr 2015

An Ancestry App On Your Watch? Really?

A few days ago, Ancestry.com announced on their blog a new Family History app for the Apple watch (see post Family History on ...

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26 Apr 2015

National Endowment for the Humanities announc ...

Press Release from the NEH (www.neh.gov) WASHINGTON (April 20, 2015) — The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) today ...

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21 Apr 2015

Who Do You Think You Are?- Melissa Ethridge

Don't forget to watch TLC this Sunday at 9 pm (CST) for the latest episode of Who Do You Think You Are? This week Melissa Eth ...

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20 Apr 2015

NGS Family History Conference Live Streaming ...

If you cannot make it to the NGS Family History Conference in person, they are offering Live Streaming of up to 10 lectures. ...

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16 Apr 2015

Family Tree Magazine Webinar- Use Historical ...

I can't tell you how many times I have had to reference maps from different time frames to figure out what city &/or coun ...

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15 Apr 2015

Road to Certification & NGS Family History Co ...

  Queue Super Hero Music.....   in approximately 1 month....the Certification process nears its end!  Boston University' ...

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