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Newer Mac Installed

At this month’s meeting members approved spending up to $1000 for a newer Mac. Club member Christine Takerian spoke to her friends at Simutek for us, and yesterday Darwin and I went down and purchased a 21″ Intel-based iMac running … Continue reading

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Pima County GS Sponsoring a Writer’s Contest

Pima County Genealogy Society recently announced their first annual writing contest open to any member who wants to “flex their writing muscles”.  They will be giving cash prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners and you will have until … Continue reading

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State Records and Ancestry.com

Some states have an agreement with Ancestry.com. The state gives Ancestry access to one or more record collections and Ancestry puts them online. The state announces access to these records is free but only to its residents. Since many club … Continue reading

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Reunion for the Mac?

Ron Ancell, one of our new members, asked me to post. He’s trying to select genealogy software for his Mac. He’s aware of Family Tree Maker but is looking into Reunion and would like to talk to any club members … Continue reading

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Books on Early Kentucky and Tennessee

A group of books was donated recently to our club library. Three of them are: “Pioneer Families of Eastern and Southern Kentucky” (1957, 286 pages) by William C. Kozee; “Wilson County, Tennessee Chancery Court Records, 1842 – 1892” (1995, 261 … Continue reading

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