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Clever Gifts for Genealogists – Tuesday’s Tip

Need some gift ideas for a genealogist on your holiday list?  There’s a huge temptation to throw someone a gift card to Amazon, Ancestry, or Fold3.  However, if you want to wrap a gift with nifty paper and bows or send a package to a friend in another state, take a look at these fantastic holiday… Continue reading Clever Gifts for Genealogists – Tuesday’s Tip

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Free DNA Genealogy Presentation Nov. 10 at the Fountaindale Library – Thrifty Thursday

Demystify your DNA research with a fantastic fall program at the Fountaindale Public Library! Noted genealogist and author Dave Dowell will present “Adding DNA Testing to your Genealogical Tool Kit” and sign copies of his new book Crash Course in Genealogy. The event will be held on Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 7 p.m. in… Continue reading Free DNA Genealogy Presentation Nov. 10 at the Fountaindale Library – Thrifty Thursday

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Dave Dowell’s Crash Course in Genealogy – Tuesday’s Tip

I’ve read a lot of genealogy books.  I’m not bragging or anything, but I work in a library, so it makes sense that I’m looking through/checking out/reading genealogy books all the time.  The results are mixed. Are they all stunning works of research?  No. A dry read?  Sometimes.  Ok.  Most of the time. Useful?  Yes,… Continue reading Dave Dowell’s Crash Course in Genealogy – Tuesday’s Tip