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Genealogy & "better" Data Management
What I am curious about is… do you feel, like I do, that the genealogy industry (e.g., Ancestry.com, familysearch.
org, etc.) would benefit from having more...
Nov 5, 2011
Automated genealogy research???
Mocavo is embarking on a new extension of their already exceedingly useful services; one where they conduct automated research and linking between family...
Nov 3, 2011
German Expulsions & the Diaspora
While doing some research for an email response, I came across a body of work related to Die Vertreibung (The Expulsion). These papers are written by Dr....
Nov 1, 2011
FamilySearch Film Ordering- New System
This week I used the new FamilySearch.
org microfilm (microfiche) ordering system for the first time. As you might expect, like any new service there are a few...
Oct 8, 2011
A little magic...
It is often unbelievable what the universe has in store for you. Today, I received a small insight. I hope this encourages others to press on... ...
Oct 7, 2011
New History Texts- Neue Geschichten
Ich habe die folgende Texts auf ManyRoads gestellt. (I have placed the following texts on ManyRoads). Geschichte des Kreises Marienburg- History of Marienburg...
Sep 21, 2011
Some brickwalls do come down...
It was another one of those days a genealogist only dreams of… one, when a huge brick wall comes tumbling down. We finally found Auguste Kunz... my...
Sep 20, 2011
Hermann Recht--- a little help.
Hello all!--- Hallo liebe listies! Kann jemand mir vielleicht helfen? Ich versuche etwas Information von mein O-opa Hermann Recht zu finden. Alles was ich...
Sep 12, 2011
Searching for family & learning about the former German Eastern prov
If you, like me, research and search for family through the area of West Prussia (Westpreussen)
- East Prussia (Ostpreussen) and Pomerania (Pommern), these...
Sep 11, 2011
Sharing Notes, Tasks, Todos
Keeping notes, reminders and tasks synchronized as I move from place to place has been a real dilemma for me. Not surprisingly, I really need a place to take...
Sep 4, 2011
Social media and genealogy...
With the advent of Google+ there has been a lot of discussion in the genealogy world about the value of email, facebook, social media, etc. I have heard...
Jul 17, 2011
Genealogy- Quick checklist
I have put a "reminder checklist" together to help me and others quickly examine obvious options when we either are stuck or just getting started. You may find...
Jul 15, 2011
A number of folks have requested link information on German, West- & East- Prussian Digitalized Newspapers. I have a number of links (several dozen?) on...
Jul 11, 2011
Online Polish Archives
For those interested in such things, a number of Polish Archives have recently come to my attention. I have published particulars on the sites at:...
Jul 10, 2011
new Kreis Preussisch-Eylau forum
Hello, I have started a group devoted specifically to the genealogy and history of the East Prussian county of Preussisch-Eylau. ...
Jun 23, 2011
Re-organized & expanded Tips
For those of you who have been following my tips & pointers, I am now in the process of both adding and updating my materials. You may find pointers to the...
Jun 23, 2011
More Google Search Tips Â“Automated TricksÂ”
For those who remain interested in innovative Google searches, I have published another article and set of pointers on the topic at:...
Jun 10, 2011
Evolution of Germany from 1867
I have just published a brief lecture on the evolution of Germany from 1867 including graphics that I found on Youtube. You may find the article at: ...
Jun 9, 2011
Genealogy Tips- Image Search Â“Google TricksÂ”
In keeping with my earlier article on Google Search Tips, I thought folks might appreciate some hints on Google search tricks for finding images. Here's my...
Jun 4, 2011
Genealogy Tips- Backup! Whoa, it's Free?!?
Genealogy information is hard to come by and worth keeping. If like me you are 'poor' but you believe your genealogy digital archives need to be secured, you...
Jun 1, 2011
Using Google more effectively Tutorial
For those of you who may be interested in a brief tutorial on using Search engines (like google) more effectively, I have posted an article on the subject at: ...
May 30, 2011
New "FREE" Genealogy Search Engine
Earlier today one of my readers pointed me to a new and excellent Genealogy Search Engine... one that's Free and unaffiliated. I have posted a brief write-up...
May 28, 2011
Genealogy Tips- A Search for Texts (online)
Hello all, I have written another in my series of Genealogy Tips posts this one is entitled: Genealogy Tips- A Search for Texts (online). It may be viewed at:...
May 26, 2011
ManyRoads Addressbook Updates
For those seeking additional source documents from former German areas in the region of West/ East Prussia I have added numerous Elbing City Yearbooks along...
May 22, 2011
For those interested in where ManyRoads has sourced much of its information and 'knowledge
39;, an incomplete listing may be found on our site at:...
May 19, 2011
Adressbuecher aus Pommern- Addressbooks from Pommerania
Hallo liebe mitglieder - Hello everyone. Fuer meine Kunden und Familien forschen, habe ich die folgende neue Adressbuecher aus Pommern jetzt auf ManyRoads....
May 10, 2011
ManyRoads Addressbooks -Adressbuecher (from the old German East)
Hallo Alle (Hello all), Ich habe neue Adressbuecher auf ManyRoads gestellt und die Seiten rearrangiert. Alles ist ein bischen noch unterwegs und mehrere...
May 9, 2011
ManyRoads on ethnicity...
Hello all I have placed a new set of postings on ManyRoads regarding ethnicity and ethnic cleansing. One is a light hearted look at my newly classified...
May 6, 2011
New ManyRoads Maps
Hallo alle- Hello all, Ich habe die folgende Landkarte neu auf ManyRoads hingelegt: I have placed the following maps on ManyRoads: ...
Apr 28, 2011
Flucht aus Polen- Flight from Poland
One of our German Explusion photos has been found by its subject! An a amazing event. To read more see: Wir haben einer von unser Flucht Gallerie kennen...
Apr 28, 2011
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