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4 Fun Ways to Celebrate National Grandparents Day

Uncategorized Sep 08, 2019

It’s National Grandparents Day! Celebrate and do something Grand today. Take time out and engage with another generation to discover and celebrate your family history.  

Here are 4 Activities to do with the Grandparents, today or any day!  

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School Yourself: The Best School Records for Genealogy

Uncategorized Aug 26, 2019

It’s the end of summer, and it’s back to school time. Did you ever think about just how many years we spend in school? At least twelve or more years between the first day of kindergarten and graduating college. Even longer if you attend post-graduate school.

All years at school...

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3 Steps for Finding Your Revolutionary Roots

military records Jul 03, 2019

Many families have stories claiming their ancestors were American Revolutionary War heroes or even signers of the Declaration of Independence. Unfortunately when working with these families on tracing their family lore... many of the stories do not survive genealogical scrutiny.

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4 Ways to Honor Our D-Day Heroes

military Jun 06, 2019

75 years ago today, on June 6, 1944, Allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy, France, in the largest sea-to-shore invasion in history. It was the greatest amphibious assault invasion in human history and the start of the campaign to liberate Nazi-occupied Europe.  

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5 Ways to Honor Memorial Day

Uncategorized May 22, 2019

It’s the unofficial start of summer and for many Memorial Day is about barbecues, beaches, and big sales. Unfortunately, if you are not from a military family, the meaning of Memorial Day is lost.

Memorial Day is when we remember and honor the men and women who have served and sacrificed to...

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4 Reasons to Join Lineage Societies

lineage societies Jan 01, 2018

Lineage Societies are member-based organizations that honor a specific heritage or event. Membership is limited to those who can prove they are a direct descendant from an ancestor who meets specific criteria. Depending on the society, that benchmark might be crossing on the 1620 voyage of the...

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