This awesome infographic provided by Archives.com shows some of the great information that you can find in the 1940 US Census. What are you most excited to learn about in your family?
When you’re just starting your genealogical research it’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of climbing your family tree. You’re searching things online, you’ve made a few trips to libraries and archives, and maybe you’ve even spent a few hours in the dusty basement of a courthouse. And each time you make photocopies […]
Whew! What a list!! There are a ton of webinars scheduled for April. Either this whole e-learning thing is really catching on or else the genealogical community is planning for a lot of “April Showers” and ensuring that we all have something to do while we’re stuck indoors. There are some great things coming up […]
In just 11 short days, the 1940 US Census will be released to the public. Family History buffs, genealogists, and curious researchers will flock to the free access to search for their relatives in the census. But wait… there’s no index!? How can I find my people?! Yes… it’s true, there will be no index […]
You shouldn’t be surprised to see a few more Irish/Irish-American webinars in this list… after all, we all celebrate the “luck o’ the Irish” in March whether we’ve got Irish heritage or not! Also… be sure to check out the webinars on the 1940 Census and Census secrets, the release of the 1940 U.S. Census […]
In addition to this month’s webinars, this is also the month that RootsTech 2012 will be going on. Between February 2-4, techies and genealogists will be gathering to discuss how to bring family history into the technological era. For those of my readers who will be sitting at home during this time like me, RootsTech […]
The next season of Who Do You Think You Are? is just right around the corner! Episode 1 of Season 3 will air on Friday, February 3rd. The new season will explore the families of Martin Sheen, Marisa Tomei, Blair Underwood, Reba McEntire, Rob Lowe, Helen Hunt, Rita Wilson, Edie Falco, Rashida Jones, Jerome Bettis, […]