George reports news items concerning: a new home for the Welsh West
Glamorgan Archives (see www.swansea.gov.uk/westglamorganarchives); Geni
(www.geni.com)announces that more than 10 million
profiles have been created on their service; Ruth Emmel of the Lee
County [FL] Genealogical Society (www.LeeCountyGenealogy.org) has published an excellent
new book titled, Let's Plant a
Family Tree: How to Start Your Genealogy Research, which is
geared toward young people just beginning their quest; and Brisco
Washington Holder's gravestone was set in place in Memorial Park
Cemetery in Jennings, St. Louis County, MO, on 30 October 2007.
(View the stone.)
The Guys explain DNA, the available tests, and the benefits of
tracing DNA in your genealogy. Then they discuss organization of
your genealogical materials and two types of filing system
The Guys close by discussing how they plan to research genealogy at
their family Thanksgiving in Newberry, South Carolina.