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Seeing Double: Family photos - MyHeritage.com - English blog

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blog.myheritage.com - Ever looked at an old family photo of your grandparent or parent  next to your own photo and seen a striking resemblance? It's not surprising that we share looks with our relatives. Yet, sometimes ...

The Scottish Genealogy Blog: The Scottish Naming Pattern

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scottishgenealogyblog.blogspot.com - Wednesday, 28 January 2015 The Scottish Naming Pattern Have you ever wondered why so many people in your family tree have the same name? Is there a John in every generation and is searching the cen...

“Relative Finder” app now certified with FamilySearch

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news.byu.edu - When it comes to family history, many people enjoy the thrill of discovering long lost ancestral lines. But what about your group of friends? Or your coworkers at the office? Have you ever been wit...

"Genealogy Roadshow" Season 2 Episode 3 - Now Available Online

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geneabloggers.com - About Thomas MacEntee What happens when a “tech guy” with a love for history gets laid off during The Great Recession of 2008? You get Thomas MacEntee, a genealogy professional who’s also a blogger...

GeneaPress: Ancestry to Build New Headquarters in Lehi, Utah

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geneapress.com - Ancestry to Build New Headquarters in Lehi, Utah PROVO, Utah, Jan. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ancestry, the world's largest online family history resource, today announced its plans to build a ne...

Genealogist enjoys sharing with others | Dayton, OH

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daytondailynews.com - Linda Sellers isn’t just interested in her own genealogy; she also enjoys helping others connect with their ancestors. “I love to see the happiness in others when they find a lost relative or learn...

Genealogy Blogging Beat - Wednesday, 28 January 2015

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GeneaBloggers is an online community of over 3,000 genealogy and family history bloggers committed to learning more about their ancestors and themselves. We love sharing recent genealogy tips and tools so you can find your ancestors!

Feeling clueless | The Legal Genealogist

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legalgenealogist.com - Reader Jane M. was delighted to locate the 1877 naturalization petition of one William Atchison, a man she thinks could be her second great grandfather, and language in the petition gave her hope t...

Family Tree: Genealogy research is proof of just how small the world is

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masslive.com - When I tried to think of a title for this column, I thought “Fiction and Fact from John’s Almanac” might be a good title. This is so because over the past several years, even before I developed an ...

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Your Password Might Be Next to Get Nabbed

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makeuseof.com - Passwords are a tricky beast. Too many users set the same password for every single thing, and this can lead to catastrophic problems. For business owners, this can be an even greater problem, as a...

7 Great Ways to Use Your iPad for Genealogy and Family History - Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems

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LISALOUISECOOKE.COM - Your iPad can be one of your best genealogy buddies. Its light weight design makes it a dream to tote (no more sore shoulders hauling a laptop bag around the library!) And it offers a gorgeous, viv...

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Video: Philadelphia - Franklin Institute | Watch Genealogy Roadshow Online

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video.pbs.org - A personalized PBS video experience is only a few clicks away. Use one of the services below to sign-in to PBS, and you'll be able to manage videos in your Watchlist, keep track of your favorite sh...

Tennessee State Library And Archives Appoints Educator Working Group - Chattanoogan.com

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chattanoogan.com - Christina Rogers of Whitwell Elementary is among  six Tennessee social studies teachers the Tennessee State Library and Archives named to its TSLA Educator Working Group. This group will assist and...

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