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Irish Genealogy

Join us on Wednesday, March 20 at 7:00 pm for our Irish Genealogy: Getting Back to the Old Sod program. Learn about the resources available to help you discover where in Ireland an ancestor came from. This program is free … Continue reading

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Rootstech

RootsTech (the world’s largest family history conference) is going on now through Saturday, March 2nd. The conference which is “dedicated to helping people discover their personal and family stories” is sponsored by FamilySearch. You can watch it live at https://www.rootstech.org/salt-lake  

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FamilySearch.org Program

Join us on Wednesday, February 20th at 7:00 pm for our FamilySearch.org program. Marie Scalisi will give you an overview of this important genealogical website. This program is free and open to all. 

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Italiangen.org

The Italian Genealogy Group has revised their website. Here is their announcement about their updates: “We will be rolling out certain upgrades and improvements in coming days and weeks, but for now some of the new features include the ability … Continue reading

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Find my Past

Find my Past has announced in their newsletter that they have added over 329,000 additional New York Roman Catholic sacramental registers of baptisms. Because our library subscribes to Find my Past you can search and view these records for free … Continue reading

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Italian Genealogy and Q & A Program

Join us for our Italian Genealogy and Q & A program this Saturday at 2:00 pm. Our speaker will be Alec Ferretti, recent recipient of the Association of Genealogists’ 2018 Young Professional Scholarship.  He will help you get started with … Continue reading

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Useful Links to Reclaim the Records Collections

It can be difficult to find a specific Reclaim the Records collection on the https://archive.org. However, the German Genealogy Group has just made it easier by creating links to the various records. You will find these links on the GGG webpage: … Continue reading

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Organize Your Genealogy Websites

If you are looking for some ideas on how to organize all those genealogical records you collected in 2018, here are a few websites you might find helpful. Organize Your Genealogy (FamilySearch.org) Getting Organized (American Ancestors.org) Free Family Tree Tips: 23 Secrets … Continue reading

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DNA for the Holidays

DNA test kits for genealogy have become a very popular holiday gift over the last few years. If you are thinking about giving someone a DNA kit, or should you become the recipient of one yourself this holiday season, you … Continue reading

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New York State Marriage Index for 1881-1965

Reclaim The Records, a non-profit activist group of genealogists, historians, researchers and open government advocates, has announced that they have won the right to make available online the New York State Marriage Index for 1881-1965.  The index images are now … Continue reading

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