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Types of Ancestry accounts

As Ancestry.com grows in size, it becomes more difficult to navigate. Here’s a quick note on three types of Ancestry accounts: Paid, Free, and DNA. Paid accounts: These accounts give access to Ancestry databases. Pricing starts at $189 annually. This is … Continue reading

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DNA SIG

The DNA SIG meets Wednesday, April 19 at 1:00 p.m. in the Welcome Center, Conference Room 3.  Our topic will be “GEDmatch.com and Triangulation”.  This is Part IV (and the end) of the DNA beginners series.    

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New library books: Germany and Eastern Europe

Karen said “Buy more books!” so I found a couple. Both are paperbacks published just last year by Family Tree Books. Each runs to a little over 200 pages. “Trace Your German Roots Online: a complete guide to German genealogy … Continue reading

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Minutes of our April 2017 Meeting

Our regularly scheduled General Meeting was held Tuesday April 11th. This month’s speaker was Sue Cerri on “The New Millennium Way to Save Your Work: Understanding Sources & Citations.” May 9th will be our last meeting until the fall. We will have … Continue reading

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Legacy Webinars are FREE this weekend

Yes, it is Easter weekend, but if you’ve never watched any Legacy Family Tree Webinars because you did not subscribe, this weekend is cause for a celebration.  The following is their press release. Legacy is presenting their 500th webinar on … Continue reading

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