Tag Archives: Germany

This week’s crème de la crème — December 30, 2023

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsSearching for Sanborn Maps by Amelia Raines on Library of Congress Blog. How to Research Your German Ancestors Without Going to Germany by Mercedes Brons on Who Are You Made Of? Review of … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — December 16, 2023

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsNew releases of C.I.9s for Vancouver and Victoria – 2023 by Linda Yip on Past Presence. More Drouin Collection rescanning on Genealogy Quebec on Généalogie et histoire du Québec. My First-Hand … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — October 14, 2023

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsFinding French Ships’ Crew Lists of the Late 18th and Early 19th Centuries – in Britain by Anne Morddel on The French Genealogy Blog. Free Italian Military Records for WWI and WWII by DiAnn … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — August 19, 2023

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsUlster Settlers Database and Historic England Archive: Aerial Photo Explorer by John Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connections. Ancestry adds Index to soldiers treated in Belfast hospital, 1914-16 by Claire Santry on Irish Genealogy … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — October 8, 2022

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog posts ***** Military Monday: First World War Personnel Files Hidden in Plain Sight and Canadian Community Digital Archives by John Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connections. Researching Canadian Soldiers of the First World … Continue reading

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MyHeritage adds millions of Jewish historical records

MyHeritage yesterday announced the publication of 5.8 million records from 28 collections of Jewish historical records. The collections span the 18th to 21st centuries and contain vital records such as birth, marriage, death, as well as tax, voter, immigration, and … Continue reading

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University of Winnipeg looking for collections of German immigration stories and personal papers

The University of Winnipeg’s German-Canadian Studies program is setting up an archive of German-Canadian documents that will be hosted by University of Winnipeg Archives. To help build the collection, they are calling for collections of personal papers, diaries, photographs and letters of … Continue reading

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MyHeritage adds 18 million records to its Swedish and German collections

MyHeritage recently added 13.2 million records to its Sweden Household Examination Books, from the years 1800 to 1819, and 4.8 million records from the district of Arnsberg to the Germany, North Rhine Westphalia, Death Index. Both collections are indexed and include … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — May 15, 2021

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. BlogsWorking for the Government: Federal Civil Service Lists on Canadiana by Candice McDonald on Finding Your Canadian Story. Census and history: Four blog posts to read before you start your research on … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — May 8, 2021

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. BlogsNewfoundland Ancestors: Newfoundland Methodist Church Conference by Candice McDonald on Finding Your Canadian Story. Using the New York City Police Census 1890 by Jackie Corrigan on As Canadian as can be. 1950 Census: … Continue reading

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