Monday Recap for July 8, 2013
Hope everyone had a happy Fourth of July! Here are some interesting articles you may have missed.
The Genealogy Sphere
- The taxman cometh (The Legal Genealogist) – Judy G. Russell shares why genealogists should love tx records
- Finding Genealogy Evidence in the Most Unlikely Place (lonetester.com) – Interesting article on finding genealogy material when you least expect it
- A complicated family history places black Md. woman in DAR’s ranks (The Washington Post) – The story of an African-American woman’s heritage and her place in the DAR
- Estate Inventories: Peek Into Their Lives (Reclaiming Kin blog) – Great post for those doing African-American research
- 33 Everyday Street Scenes From Late 1800s New York City (BuzzFeed) – Amazing photos of everyday life from late 1800s New York City
- Monday Recap for July 1, 2013 – Last week’s recap
- Family Tree Tuesday – Percival Lowell - Learn more about astronomer Percival Lowell’s family tree
- The 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg – In honor of this momentous anniversary, we highlighted the Battle of Gettysburg project on Geni. Did you have ancestors who fought in the battle?