- ERROR: Tried to load source page, but remote server reported "404 Not Found".
Author Archives: familyhistory
The annual FamilySearch.org Worldwide Indexing Event starts this week. Their goal this year is to have at least 72,000 volunteers index as many genealogical records as possible in a 72-hour period between July 15 and July 17. Anyone with a computer and … Continue reading
Because so many visit our library to do family research, I thought I should pass along the following email I received from FamilySearch: FamilySearch has been working hard to upgrade our website to accommodate the ongoing growth of new features, … Continue reading
Because I have recently been asked a number of questions on how to order Familysearch.org microfilms, I thought it would be a good topic to review here. For those unfamiliar with the Familysearch.org microfilm program, here is some background information … Continue reading
Join us on Wednesday, May 11 at 7:00 pm for our British Genealogy Research program. Professional genealogist Melissa Johnson will speak about researching your British ancestors. This program is free and open to all.
Join us this evening (Wednesday, April 13) at 7:00 p.m. for our genealogy show and tell program. Please bring your most interesting genealogical record. Tell us a story about the record or how you were able to obtain it. You … Continue reading
At our last Family Roundtable program, Don Eckerle spoke about the vital record indexes available on the German Genealogy Group and Italian Genealogical Group websites. Along with all the other information he shared was an interesting tip on their use. … Continue reading
The Genealogy Federation of Long Island is having an all-day genealogy event at the Bethpage Public Library on April 30. There will be two tracks of lectures through out the day and an Ask the Experts panel from 12:30-1:30 p.m. The lectures … Continue reading
Join us this Wednesday, March 16 at 7:00 pm for a program about the genealogy databases available on the German Genealogy Group and Italian Genealogical Group websites.
After having uncovered some interesting records in my father’s genealogy several years ago, I came up against roadblocks and stopped progressing. I then abandoned my research for about two years and hadn’t looked at Ancestry for myself in that amount … Continue reading