Monthly Archives: September 2011

Follow Friday – September 30, 2011

Are you looking for some great resources to aid your genealogy research or learn some new things? Take a peek at Tony’s Genealogy Blog at the Schaumburg Township District Library. If you scroll most of the way down the page, on your right you will see a section called Program Handouts. Look through those. You […]

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Mobile Monday – Returning to the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library

A little word-play on Mobile Monday this week. Rather than talking technology, I’m talking travel. This week I will return to Springfield, IL, for an almost two-day research trip. I took a tour of the Abe Lincoln Library when I was at FGS a few weeks ago and want to go back and do more […]

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Follow Friday – MyHeritage Blog

At the FGS 2011 conference at the beginning of the month I had the pleasure of meeting Daniel Horowitz from MyHeritage.com while taking the behind the scenes tour of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library. Daniel blogged about the tour here. I thought the tour was amazing. What interesting jobs all the archivists and librarians have. […]

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Those Places Thursday – Land Patent Maps at HistoryGeo.com

At FGS 2011 I spent some time talking to the makers of HistoryGeo.com. I have been able to play with the program online and find it very easy to use. I pulled up the patent map for Callaway County, Missouri. I added the map to my collection and began looking at it for a set […]

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Tech Tuesday – RootsMagic Part I

I received a complimentary copy of RootsMagic at the FGS conference last week and just started playing with it. I am very familiar with Family Tree Maker and have used it for several years. Already I have a question. Maybe one of my readers will be able to answer them. If not, I have the […]

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Follow Friday – Stump Craig

I met Craig Scott at FGS 2011 last week. Did you know he has a blog called Stump Craig? You should check it out. Contact him with your questions and brick walls. He will provide an answer on his blog. Tweet

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