Follow Friday — Uencounter.me, Family Stories and Motivation

This is two weeks worth of Follow Friday, since I missed last weeks.  Lots of good reading in here! A couple of posts about uencounter.me: Uencounter.me -- A Way to Plot Cluster Genealogy Research (Geneabloggers) Mappy Monday - Fun with unencounter.me and an Upcoming Cool Feature Too!  (Jana's Genealogy and Family History Blog) The mapping... Continue Reading →

Tuesday’s Tip — New Job, Punctuation and New Perspective

After 4 years at Ancestry.com I'm working at a different job and therefor not paying as much attention to my blogging the last few days.  I'm now the product manager for Institutional and Library version of our product working with Kim Harrison.  I'm super excited about learning how we can best serve libraries and other... Continue Reading →

Sorting Saturday — Making Sense out of the Mess or Sources Matter

I am trying to pull my grandfather and his ancestor's lives into order and tell their story.  I find I have a mess of records.  One big old honking mess.  So I'm getting organized.  And not just thinking about it.  Or starting and stopping. (Yes,  I've done that multiple times.)  I'm doing it. Prune the... Continue Reading →

Follow Friday — 1940 is Done! and Blown Away with DNA

Here is what I've been reading this week.  It's been a great week for genealogy blogs! From Ancestry.com The 1940 Census Index Is Done! Desktop Education Series from Ancestry.com A beautiful pictorial journey through Virginia: Surprises Around Every Corner by Belle Grove Plantation Bed and Breakfast: Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four And:... Continue Reading →

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