Calendar of Genealogy Events

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Latest Articles from Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter

This Newsletter is Twenty-Two Years Old!

15 Jan 2018 17:00

Wow! Where did the time go? It seems like only yesterday that I decided to start writing a genealogy newsletter for a few of my friends and acquaintances. Well, it wasn’t yesterday… it was 22 years ago today! Never in my wildest dreams did I ever dream that 22 years would be so interesting, so […]

New Freedom of Information Lawsuit filed by Reclaim the Records for New York Marriage Records

15 Jan 2018 16:51

From an email message sent by Reclaim the Records: Happy New Year from Reclaim The Records! We’re kicking off 2018 in style, by launching a new freedom of information lawsuit, our fourth one to date, against a government agency that is refusing to provide genealogical records to the public, in violation of state law. We’re […]

Recent Updates to the Calendar of Genealogy Events

15 Jan 2018 16:50

The following pages have recently been updated in the Calendar of Genealogy Events: Online Webinars, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Michigan, New York, Oregon, and Tennessee Some of the above changes may have been deletions of past events. All information in the Calendar of Events is contributed by YOU and by other genealogists. You can […]

New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday

12 Jan 2018 17:04

The following announcement was written by the folks at Findmypast: There are over 1.7 million new records available to search this Findmypast Friday, including; South Carolina, Will Transcripts 1782-1866 Search this index of more than 181,000 will transcripts from the South Carolina Department of Archives and History website. These records will allow you to discover […]

Do You Have Family Connections to Plymouth, Devon, England? If So, You Might be Able to Inherit an Unclaimed Estate

12 Jan 2018 14:57

There are more than 40 estates that people in Plymouth could claim before they are permanently handed over to the Crown, latest figures reveal. A list of thousands of unclaimed estates are available online – and you could make a claim to one of them if you’ve got the right surname. The details are on […]

TheGenealogist adds Warwickshire Parish Records with Images

12 Jan 2018 13:46

The following announcement was written by the folks at TheGenealogist: Baddesley Clinton church. Photo: © 2015 Nick Thorne TheGenealogist has added over 366,000 individuals to their Parish Records for Warwickshire to increase the coverage of this county in the heart of England. Released in association with Warwickshire County Record Office this brings high quality transcripts […]

(+) How to Improve Your Productivity with Two or More Monitors

12 Jan 2018 04:59

The following is a Plus Edition article written by and copyright by Dick Eastman.  I have been using two monitors on my desktop computers for years. I love the convenience of displaying my email program, a web browser, iTunes, and RSS newsreader displayed on the monitor to the left side of my desk while my […]

Major Updates and Improvements to MyHeritage DNA Matching

11 Jan 2018 22:01

MyHeritage has made major updates and improvements to the company’s DNA Matching service. Anyone who took a MyHeritage DNA test, and anyone who uploaded DNA data from another service, will now receive even more accurate DNA Matches; more plentiful matches (about 10 times more); fewer false positives; more specific and more accurate relationship estimates; and […]

Developer Mistakenly Grades, or Levels, a Century-Old Wake Forest, North Carolina, Cemetery

11 Jan 2018 15:39

A Facebook video claiming a family cemetery that dates back more than a century in Wake Forest had been bulldozed triggered hundreds of angry comments, but officials are saying it is all a misunderstanding. Mungo Homes is building a new neighborhood in the area, but the developer says no graves were bulldozed. However, the site […]

RootsWeb is Currently Unavailable and Probably Will Remain That Way for Some Time

10 Jan 2018 22:54

The following announcement was posted on the RootsWeb home page at: We have been in the process of improving the site throughout 2017, and as a result of an issue we recently became aware of, we have taken the site offline while we work to resolve it. We take the security of our contributors […]
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