This week's news
- Cyndi's List
at www.cyndislist.com has launched a new
website with a new look, new organization, and improved
- MyHeritage.com has acquired Bliscy.pl
from Poland's Internet publishing company, Wirtualna Polska,
expanding its presence in the Polish family history
- Anthony Ray,
a junior majoring in Music at West Coast Bible College in
Lancaster, California, was introduced at the 2011 Southern
California Genealogical Society Jamboree in Burbank as this year’s
recipient of the Suzanne Winsor Freeman Memorial Student Genealogy
- The Guild of One-Name
Studies will be at the Colorado Family History Expo on June 24-25
in Loveland, Colorado, and will offer extended membership to people
joining for the first time. The offer is also good at www.one-name.org/colorado-offer.html.
- The "Genealogy Roadshow"
currently filming in Ireland will make its debut on RTE later this
summer, and it should also be accessible online at http://www.rte.ie/player.
This week's email
- Linda, listening to Episode
#222, where George talked about the 1880 U.S. federal census and
the Defective, Dependent, and Delinquent schedules, tells us that
there is a "Statewide Index to Indiana's 1880 DDD Schedules"
available on CD-ROM from the Indiana Genealogical
Society. The society also offfers a "Statewide Index to
Indiana's 1890 Soldiers Enrollment Lists".
- Margie thanks Bill for
suggestions about where to locate more information about the
- Brandt has questions about
source citations for some land records he has come
- Charleen asked for advice about
very early birth records in New York State.
The Guys review three new
- Complete Delaware Roll of
1898, transcribed by Jeff Bowen. (Clearfield Company and
Genealogical Publishing Co., 2011)
- Finding the Civil War in
Your Family Album by Maureen A. Taylor (Picture Perfect Press,
- NGS Research in the States
Series: South Carolina by Janis Walker Gilmore (National
Genealogical Society, 2011)
Drew interviewed Lisa Louise
Cooke, host of the Genealogy Gems Podcast, at the Southern
California Genealogical Society Jamboree in Burbank, California,
June 2011. Lisa talks about some of her Google-related
presentations and products.