With the 1950 census being made public April 1st. Fold3 offers this information about the enumeration of WWII veterans. Fold3 is available via the library's website to HCPL cardholders.
Thursday, February 24, 2022
Press release from Congresswoman Alma Adams: https://adams.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/adams-mceachin-fitzpatrick-introduce-african-american-burial-grounds
Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Wednesday, February 16, 2022
From lisalouisecook.com: 7 Important Reasons Why (and How) to Start a Family History Blog
Another way to potentially fill in gaps and break through walls while sharing your family heritage with family members.
Monday, February 14, 2022
From findmypast.com, here's a bit about the genealogical backgrounds of the presidents from Washington to Biden: https://www.findmypast.com/blog/history/us-presidents-ancestry
The Statue of Library- Ellis Island Foundation is a good place to start your immigration research. The link is here .
Buncombe County (NC) has added 50,000 names to its Slave Deeds database. To read about it and find links to the database, click here. ...
Sometimes information about our ancestors can come from places where we'd rather not find it, such as arrest and prison records. This ...