Thursday, June 23, 2022

Genealogy TV

genealogytv.org  is a collection of YouTube videos on different aspects of genealogy, hosted by Constance Knox. There is also a link on this site to Diahan Southard's Y-DNA website.


Tuesday, May 31, 2022

War of 1812

 Geneanet now has the NARA's pension index for the War of 1812. It includes information on almost 90,000 individuals.

 Read the background information here; the link to the collection is here

Source: ResearchBuzz

Monday, May 23, 2022

USCIS

 The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service offers genealogy assistance at its website:

https://www.uscis.gov/records/genealogy.  This is a fee-for-service program.

Monday, May 9, 2022

Ellis Island Research

The Statue of Liberty- Ellis Island Foundation is a good place to start your immigration research.

The link is here .

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Fold3 Now has Morning Reports

 Fold3.com has added U.S. morning reports from 1912-1946 to its collection.  "Morning reports are company-level reports that were filled out each day to reflect status changes for personnel assigned to that unit. These changes may include transfers, disciplinary actions, battle wounds, leaves, and those who were sick in quarters".

 Fold3.com is available 24/7 to Hernando County library card holders. You can find it under "Research Tools" on the library's home page.

Recording Names

 This is an article from Thoughtco.com on   how to record names.