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Wills of WW1 soldiers revealed for the first time

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dailymail.co.uk - The heartbreaking wills of soldiers who fell on the Western Front have been revealed for the first time, 100 years after they were written.  The documents, some penned by boys as young as 14, offer...

Video Release: Curt Witcher, No Document Left Behind

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preservethepensions.org - We have already released two videos in the month of October, and today we release another. The new Preserve the Pensions promotional videos, featuring D. Joshua Taylor, David Rencher, and Curt Witc...

Cool GenStuff - Wednesday 22 October 2014

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hackgenealogy.com - Today is Wednesday, 22 October 2014 and here are some recent finds and discoveries to help you hack genealogy! ©2014, copyright Thomas MacEntee. All rights reserved.

Finding Your Roots - Season 2 - Episode 5 - Now Available for Online Viewing

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geneabloggers.com - In the new season of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on PBS, this week’s episode featured celebrity chefs Tom Colicchio, Aarón Sánchez and Ming Tsai. The episode is entitled The Melt...

GeneaPress: Ancestry.com LLC Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results

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geneapress.com - Ancestry.com LLC Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results Q3 Non-GAAP Revenues $154.7 Million, Up 8.3% Year-Over-Year PROVO, Utah, Oct. 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ancestry.com LLC (the "Compa...

Genealogy Blogging Beat - Wednesday, 22 October 2014

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geneabloggers.com - Today is Wednesday 22 October 2014, and here is what’s available in terms of Daily Blogging Prompts and other related events in the genealogy blogosphere: Many genealogy and family history bloggers...

The Great Diamond Hoax of 1872 - Neatorama

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The Bird Hat Craze That Sparked a Preservation Movement - Pacific Standard: The Science of Society

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