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Free Guide to DNA Testing Download Available

Richard Hill is a well-known authority on all things DNA. A few days ago he advised me that his Guide to DNA Testing, which is posted online, and available free to all, has been updated and expanded. Richard also produced an excellent book a while back entitled Finding My Family. I recommend both.

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Lind Street Research Publishes a New Guide for Finding German Military Records for the former Kingdom of Hanover

I got the following news release this morning. It seems that Teresa Steinkamp McMillin has produced a guide to help researchers with ancestry from the former German Kingdom of Hanover. There are many military records dating from 1514 through 1866 available to researchers, all found on 130 rolls of microfilm at the Family History Library. […]

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Kansas Name Lists – Published and Online Censuses & Substitutes 1854-2012 – Now Shipping – ALL NAME LIST BOOKS, AL-KS ON SALE AT GREAT DISCOUNTS, Now Thru July 31!

Kansas Name Lists, Published and Online Censuses & Substitutes 1854-2012 with a selection of National Name Lists, 1600s – Present, is now available with a FREE PDF immediate download eBook. The latest in a series of books detailing Online Censuses & Substitutes state-by-state, this volume will prove to be invaluable for those researching ancestors in […]

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Pictoral History Book Proposed for Belleview, Florida

The following is excerpt is from an article posted in the May 22, 2014 edition of Ocala.com: The history of Belleview might be able to fit neatly on a bookshelf in the near future. At the beginning of Tuesday night’s Belleview City Commission meeting, Tom Dann, president of the Friends of the Belleview Public Library […]

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Dropbox for Genealogists

“Are you familiar with Dropbox – a program that provides 2 gigabytes of online storage for free? Learn how to sign up for Dropbox, install the program and get started ensuring the safety and security of your genealogy research data. Seems too good to be true, right? Two gigabytes of online storage for free? And […]

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Mapping Software For Genealogists

Web seminars, or “Webinars,” have quickly become one of the most popular ways for professionals and companies to share information with large groups of individuals from across the country, or even around the world, without the high cost of travel. Webinars are just like seminars and among genealogists, Geoff Rasmussen is quite popular. Geoff is […]

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Blogging and More Blogging For Beginners

Pat Richley-Erickson, better know by many as DearMyrtle, is a renowned blogger and popular genealogical speaker. She runs a respected genealogy centric blog, is the co-founder of Genea Quilters, and is involved in many other aspects of genealogy, especially on the Internet. Who better to turn to when Legacy Family Tree wanted to do a […]

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Spotlight on Books & CDs Posted on FRPC Website, 11-24-2013

Spotlight on Books & CDs posted on Family Roots Publishing website, November 24th 2013 Legacy 7.0 Deluxe (with User’s Guide And CD) Legacy Training Video CDs – Volume 1 Legacy Training Video CDs – Volume 2 Mapping Software for Genealogists ; presented by Geoff Rasmussen – Webinar-on-CD Blogging for Beginners with DearMYRTLE – Webinar-on-CD More […]

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Books & Magazines Added to FRPC Web Site 11-20-2013

Books added to Family Roots Publishing website for November 20th 2013 History Magazine; December/January 2013; Building the Union Pacific Railway History Magazine; April/May 2013; Independence Hurricane of 1775 History Magazine; June/July 2013; Life On the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal The History of Railroads; compiled by David A Norris: from the Publishers of History Magazine Family […]

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Out-of-Style: A Modern Perspective on How, Why, and When Vintage Fashions Evolved – on Sale for over 37% off over Earlier Price This Weekend!

A few days ago, I got a call from the son of author Betty Kreisel Shubert, who has written one of the most helpful books available on the way folks used to dress. This large book is extremely helpful when we are attempting to date photographs. Ken explained to me that his mom’s book wasn’t […]

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Books Added to FRPC Web Site 11-6-2013

Books added to Family Roots Publishing website for November 6th 2013 Barbados Records: Wills and Administrations. Vol. I, 1639-1680; by Joanne McRee Sanders Barbados Records: Wills, Vol. II: 1681-1700; By Joanne McRee Sanders Barbados Records: Wills, Vol. III: 1701-1725; By Joanne McRee Sanders Barbados Records: Marriages, 1643-1800, Two Volumes; By Joanne McRee Sanders Death Notices […]

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Books Added to FRPC Web Site 11-3-2013

Books added to Family Roots Publishing website for November 3rd 2013 Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5, Fourth Edition, Volume One, Families A-F: 1 vol. in 2; by John Frederick Dorman Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5, Fourth Edition, Volume Two, Families G-P; by John Frederick Dorman Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia […]

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Books Added to FRPC Web Site 11-1-2013

Books added to Family Roots Publishing website for November 1st 2013 Families Directly Descended from All the Royal Families in Europe (495 to 1932) & Mayflower Descendants. Bound with Supplement; By Elizabeth M. Leach Rixford Prominent Families of New Jersey, Two Volumes; By William Starr Myers Earliest Tennessee Land Records & Earliest Tennessee Land History; […]

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Books Added to FRPC Web Site 10-31-2013

Books added to Family Roots Publishing web site for October 31st 2013 Related Families of Botetourt County, Virginia, Revised Edition; by J. William Austin, II and Rebecca H. R. Austin Related County Antrim, Ireland, 1851 Census (Fragments), Transcription and Index; by Josephine Masterson American Data from the Records of the High Court of the Admiralty […]

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Books Added to FRPC Web Site 10-30-2013

Books added to Family Roots Publishing web site for October 30th 2013 Genealogical and Family History of the State of Vermont, A Record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of a Commonwealth and the Founding of a Nation. Two Volumes Published in Four; by Hiram Carleton Scottish-American Gravestones, 1700-1900; by David Dobson […]

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