Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Florida Land records

This post from the Florida Memory blog shows  how to access and use records from the Armed Occupation Act of 1842 when researching your Florida ancestors.

Monday, June 8, 2015

"Researching Relatives" blog

While surfing for genealogy blogs, we found this one.  Brief articles, but interesting and helpful.

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Cuban genealogy

Florida International University in Miami has put has put a Cuban genealogy collection online. The source for this material is the Enrique Hurtado de Mendoza Collection held at FIU's Green Library. Here is the article from the FIU News. Thanks to ResearchBuzz for passing this along.

Ellis Island Research

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