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Jennifer Holik Releases 4 New World War II Quick Guides 1

FOR RELEASE 19 JANUARY 2018 Jennifer Holik Global Coordinator of the World War II Research & Writing Center, Chicago IL & Amstelveen, Netherlands http://wwiirwc.com The World War II Research and Writing Center is pleased to announce the publication of four new World War II Quick Guides, available on the Kindle! More guides are scheduled for release in the first quarter […]

Why are Coins Left on Veterans Headstones? 1

  Recognized by family historians, Cemetery Day, is a wonderful expedition to the final resting place of our ancestors. It’s a day filled with anticipation and hope. Yes, hope that some bit of information that has escaped the researcher on previous visits finally presents itself. Hope in answering one of many secret family mysteries. Cemetery Day also provides us with […]

Introducing The Australian Cemeteries Index 2

My new blog series focuses on some of my favourite free Australasian family history research websites, and this month’s focus is on The Australian Cemeteries Index. Cemeteries are a wonderful resource for genealogy and family history research and there are many free cemetery resources for Australia. The Australian Cemeteries Index has, as at January 2018, over two million inscriptions and […]

Newest In-Brief Research Guide “Turning Your Family Tree into a Family Treasure” 2

IDG Introduces their Newest In-Brief Research Guide: “Turning Your Family Tree into a Family Treasure” By Christine Woodcock The In-Depth Genealogist (IDG) is pleased to present their newest in-brief research guide in the research series by writer, Christine Woodcock, entitled “An In-Brief Guide to Turning Your Family Tree into a Family Treasure”. Christine wrote the column “In Search of Your Scottish […]