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Archive for September 2011

Follow Friday – latest bookmarks

My GenealogyinTime toolbar has introduced me to some interesting sites. GenWriters – even if you don’t plan to write a book about your family, there are still plenty of tips for genealogists here, including a large resources section, and several tutorials. Mainly for those in the US, but still worth reading as many hints can … Continue reading

Technology Tuesday – The Tech Savvy Genealogists’ Meme

The Tech Savvy Genealogists’ Meme from Geniaus The list should be annotated in the following manner: Things you have already done or found: bold face type Things you would like to do or find: italicize (colour optional) Things you haven’t done or found and don’t care to: plain type Feel free to add extra comments … Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday – Ada Annie Carter

Daughter of David Carter and Lois Silvester, she married John Cheslyn and had four children. She was born in Wolstanton, Staffordshire in 1896, and died in Birmingham in 1972.

Technology Tuesday – Genealogy in Time toolbar

I’m trying out this free toolbar for Firefox (and Internet Explorer), as well as looking at some of the other tools and resources on the Genealogy in Time website. The toolbar is useful for searches – it searches “over 500 genealogy websites” – but doesn’t say which ones. I’ve had search returns from findagrave.com, legacy.com, … Continue reading

Hall, Welsby, Carter, Godbold

Not enough time to post for a couple of months, but I have managed to fit in a few genealogy sessions. Hall family – information from a family member through Genes Reunited on a shared relative, James Robert Henry Hall and his descendants. Added several new members to this family. Welsby family – query through … Continue reading