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Re: [jacksongenealogy] Re: LDS Records

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  • John Cook
      If you go to http://www.familysearch.org/, you should be able to find the records. Recently, many records for Arkansas, Georgia, and Oklahoma have also been
    Message 1 of 7 , Nov 28, 2012
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        If you go to http://www.familysearch.org/, you should be able to find the records. Recently, many records for Arkansas, Georgia, and Oklahoma have also been put on.



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      From: "grandmother6@..." <bynum2438@...>
      To: jacksongenealogy@yahoogroups.com
      Sent: Wednesday, November 28, 2012 12:04 AM
      Subject: [jacksongenealogy] Re: LDS Records


       

      Is LDS Records and Family Search the same website? If not does anyone have the link to LDS Records? Thanks in advance.

      --- In mailto:jacksongenealogy%40yahoogroups.com, "Pat Foster" <pjf1946@...> wrote:
      >
      > I'm amazed at the 'hints' they provide! The censuses are very good and now
      > you can correct the spelling of that person if you know what it should be.
      > If I find it under 2 spellings, I can choose whichever one I want!
      >
      > And, now, they are including 'Find A Grave' as one of the hints if it has
      > maybe found that person on Find A Grave! Volunteers are doing that work so
      > if you haven't heard of it, please check it out.
      >
      > The hints sure cut down on my research time and give me valuable info.
      >
      > Now, the family trees it gives you are your choice of that info!!
      >
      > And, the hints are frequently not your family, but they are the same name
      > you searched for etc. and you have to decide if it fits.
      >
      >
      >
      > And, if you are spending $300 per year for Ancestry.com-you have the
      > worldwide search. At this time I have just the U S and it is only about
      > $100. I had to call the 800 number because they certainly didn't offer it
      > on their site at the time I checked.
      >
      > It has been priceless for me!!
      >
      > Pat (Green)
      >
      >
      >
      > From: mailto:jacksongenealogy%40yahoogroups.com
      > [mailto:mailto:jacksongenealogy%40yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of
      > blackcloud27030@...
      > Sent: Wednesday, June 27, 2012 10:30 PM
      > To: mailto:jacksongenealogy%40yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [jacksongenealogy] LDS Records
      >
      >
      >
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      >
      > While many of the old family records at familysearch had no sources just
      > what members had submitted, the LDS intends to put all the records they have
      > in the Granite Mountain on line. It is a slow process but you can see some
      > of it in the marriage and death/burial records for AL and the addition of
      > soume county court records. Some states now have their death and marriage
      > certificates on line that you can download (TX and TN are two). So things
      > are getting better and will continue to do so. Of course us "old folks"
      > would like them to have been on line yesterday but it does take time.
      >
      > The LDS has been going around the country scanning all the courthouse and
      > state archive records so just maybe some day you will be able to have more
      > sources to attach to your family tree. They are adding millions of new
      > records yearly.
      >
      > Clay
      >
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