[Fwd: project registry]
- Thought I'd pass along this info to the whole group. It's another way,
certainly to tackle some of the post 1901 gap in easy access to
Judith Rempel, Webster
Alberta Family Histories Society
Canadian Genealogical Projects Register
- Hi Judii,
I am in the process of updating our family tree, it's actually a book by
now. I just ran accross an entry of a Anton Funk, born in Russia in 1826
married to Katharina Rempel, born in Russia 1831. I know Rempel is probably
a very common name but it never hurts to ask. That is all I know about
those two. Sounds familiar? Their son, John Anton Funk, was born in Russia
as well, died in California.
From Kathi Reid's Ancestor Search Blog at http://ancestorsearch. blogspot.com/2009/08/how- google-picasa-face- recognition.html:
"Google Picasa Web Albums has face recognition software that can help name the unknown people who are in your old family photos.
"This free software even recognizes the same person at different ages."
The article goes on to describe how the author uploaded a group of pictures to Picasa and then wrote:
"It was a very impressive moment when Picasa...
Thought this an interesting article through Eastman's online genealogy newsletter.