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Tombstone Tuesday: Josephine Tewksbury Williams Wheeler

For many years we had no idea where my great-grandmother, the woman born Nancy Josephine Tewksbury, was buried. The only information we had was that she died somewhere in California.  Thanks to information received from distant relatives we were able to … Continue reading

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July 6, 2012 E-zine: Revolutionary Links

In honor of this week’s Independence Day celebrations I am focusing on history and genealogy sites having to do with the Revolutionary War.  HISTORY AND BACKGROUND On July 4th CNN posted an article titled “Where to find exceptional America” which … Continue reading

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Going Beyond the Index

I read an interesting article recently about the proper way to source an index in a genealogy program, specifically, Family Tree Maker, which is the software I use. The author makes the point that an index should not be the final source … Continue reading

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