Archive for August, 2009
It is August 20, 2009, a beautiful Saturday nite. I have finished my homework and decided to play over at Randy’s place, GeneaMusings. We are suppose to list the ancestors that we actually met. Here are the ones I was blessed to meet before they crossed the veil. Cannot wait to see them again one day.
Ancestry Magazine is published bimonthly by Ancestry.com since 1982. You can subscribe to this informative magazine whether you subscribe to the online Ancestry.com or not. For a sampling of what this magazine has to offer you can visit Ancestry Magazine.
I have been a subscriber to Ancestry Magazine and love reading their articles. Each issue is packed full of informative articles that seem to be written just for me; I am always amazed how their articles seem to answer questions on research problems I was having that month!
Genealogical Resources of the Civil War Era (Online and Publishes Military or Civilian Name Lists, 1861-1869, and Post-War Veteran Lists) has just been released by Family Roots Publishing Company. It was written by William Dollarhide with foreward by Leland K. Meitzler. Civil War Era “identifies the places to look and documents to be found for ancestors during the decade, 1861-1869, as well as post-war veterans. The volume is laid out first by nation-wide name lists and then by state listings in alphabetical order”.
Family History Consultants for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints are called to this position to help members develop the skills needed to identify their ancestors. One of the ways to do this is meet with your members and provide fun interactive ways to learn about Family History and Temple related topics.