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Cattaraugus County Museum hosts genealogy lecture

MACHIAS — The Cattaraugus County Museum’s annual “Summer at the Stone House” event series will conclude its 2022 season Aug. 25 with a presentation by an expert in genealogical research. The talk, titled “Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Genealogy,” will be given by Jeanette Sheliga, an educator, blogger, lecturer and librarian from Lockport. Jeanette Sheliga […]

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Genetic genealogy the next step in identifying Native woman killed in fiery crash

Investigators will use genetic genealogy in hopes of identifying an Indigenous woman who died in a fiery crash in Cowlitz County in 1991. The woman was killed on May 14, 1991, when the southbound semi tractor-trailer she was riding in rear-ended another semi stopped in traffic on Interstate 5 near Kalama. She is known as Helen Doe because Mount […]

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How this design blogger’s journey into genealogy exposed the dark side of antiquing

When Chelsey Brown started her design blog City Chic Decor in 2017, her focus was on decorating small rental spaces on a budget—so naturally, she often found herself at flea markets. Having grown up with a genealogist father, the e-designer began wondering about the people who’d originally owned the furniture, art and other objects that […]

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Library launches searchable genealogy database

Hopkinsville Christian County Public Library Genealogy Department just released their digital archive of searchable online including news of the deceased. Genealogy allows researchers to reach families, learning about the past that may include health history, traditions, religion, and even events that may have shaped both the past and present. The records inside the library date […]

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Greenup County Genealogy & Historical Society to meet

Greenup County Genealogy & Historical Society to meet Huntington Herald Dispatch Source link

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Spotlight on family history and genealogy

A workshop will be hosted by Logan Libraries on how to research the history of German-speaking immigrants like the Holzheimer family, pictured at Bethania in 1872. City of Logan residents can take a trip down memory lane during National Family History Month. Workshops on different topics related to family history and genealogy will be hosted […]

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HCCPL Genealogy Department launches digital archive

HCCPL Genealogy Department launches digital archive | WHOP 1230 AM | News Radio Skip to Content This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on your website. Source link

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Verogen and Gene by Gene Form Groundbreaking Partnership to Accelerate Adoption of Forensic Investigative Genetic Genealogy

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Verogen, Inc. and Gene by Gene today announced a partnership to accelerate the adoption of forensic investigative genetic genealogy. As part of the agreement, Gene by Gene, parent company of FamilyTreeDNA, will support DNA uploads generated from the Verogen ForenSeq Kintelligence kit, the only ANAB accredited technology approved for forensic investigative genetic genealogy […]

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Clipboard 8/15/22

Clipboard 8/15/22 | | thetimes-tribune.com Scranton Times-Tribune Source link

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Virtual genealogy events coming to Herrick District Library in February

HOLLAND — Herrick District Library will offer two virtual genealogy events this month. Local genealogist Megan Heyl will help those just beginning their search, as well as more experienced researchers. The virtual programs also open the door to participants sharing strategies and collaborating on research. The first event, “Jumpstart Your Genealogy Research,” will take place 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. […]