Monday Recap for October 15, 2012
Check out some great genealogy articles from the past week!
The Genealogy Sphere
- Finding the Birthplace of Your Immigrant Ancestor (About.com) – Kimberly Powell provides some great steps on where to get started on finding where your immigrant ancestors were born
- Others may claim stake in historic cemetery (Reporter Newspapers) – Locals fight a land owner’s plan to build a house on land containing a small historic cemetery
- 1940 census and Social Security (Examiner.com) – A brief overview of the 1940 census supplemental questions
- Heirloom, Keepsake or Trash? (The Family Curator) – Mulling over the question, “Is it an heirloom, a keepsake or trash?”
- Researchers Wring Hands as U.S. Clamps Down on Death Record Access (The New York Times) – New restrictions on Social Security records making research harder than ever before
- Monday Recap for October 8, 2012
- Family Tree Tuesday – General Douglas MacArthur – Learn more about General Douglas MacArthur’s ancestry!
- Are You Related to Justin Beiber? - See how Justin Bieber is related to Beyonce, Madonna and other celebrities!