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Native Americans

Native Americans

Genealogy: Magazine article features Native Americans

“First Families” by Nancy Shively in the October-November issue of Family Tree Magazine gives a comprehensive overview of the status of Native American genealogy, the various pitfalls, and family traditions that cannot be proven. She points out that American Indians did not keep written records until after Europeans arrived, and many not until late in the 19th century.

Ancestry Bust






Ancestry Bust Ancestry.com bust: Dad stole dead man’s ID in 20-year ruse, cops say TAMPA BAY, Fla. — Police say the nephew of a dead man exploring his family history on the popular genealogy website Ancestry.com discovered that another man had been using his uncle’s identity for more than two decades. CBS affiliate WTSP reports… Continue Reading

The Google Genealogist (new tips and tricks)

 

The Google Genealogist (new tips and tricks)

The Google Genealogist (new tips and tricks) – A few new Google tips and tricks for doing your family history research. Check out how to use web search, image search, newspapers, and translate in less than ten minutes! New clues to the past can be a daily occurrence thanks to the world’s best search engine and those willing to share their family history online.