Column: Supreme Court Ruling on Non-status Indian May Spike Genealogy Activity

Between today and Wednesday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers: Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst) Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton) Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin (Lunenburg County) Title: Supreme Court Ruling on Non-status Indian May Spike Genealogy Activity Snippet: Last week, the kids came home from school and started talking about genealogy, specifically…

Column: More than 80,000 Genealogy Books to Search

Between today and Wednesday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers: Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst) Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton) Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin (Lunenburg County) Title: More than 80,000 Genealogy Books to Search Snippet: I love books, and one day I dream of a library with an extensive collection of the…

Column: What is a GEDCOM?

Between today and Wednesday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers: Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst) Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton) Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin (Lunenburg County) Title: What is a GEDCOM? Snippet: Not long after I ventured onto the Internet, I stumbled upon my first GEDCOM. At first glance, I didn’t know…

Column: Ownership of Your Genealogy Research

Between today and Wednesday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers: Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst) Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton) Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin (Lunenburg County) Title: Ownership of Your Genealogy Research Snippet: When I started researching my family tree, I recorded everything by hand. If someone wanted a copy, I went…

Guysborough County CEF Enlistments – March 31, 1916

“For the past two years, I have been “tweeting” Guysborough County enlistments, in addition to events related to Nova Scotia’s First World War battalions, one hundred years to the day after their occurrence. The tweets are available on my Twitter feed @brucefmacdonald and also appear in a window to the right of this blog column.…

Introducing Tangled Roots and Trees blog

Schalene Jennings Dagutis is the author of Tangled Roots and Trees blog. She began blogging in 2013. Genealogists can also follow Dagutis on Twitter and Facebook. Besides a blog, Tangled Roots and Trees also features these sections. 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks Schalene accepted a challenge in 2014, where she had “one blog post each week…

Column: Decluttering Doesn’t Mean Trashing Family Treasures

Between today and Wednesday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers: Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst) Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton) Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin (Lunenburg County) Title: Decluttering Doesn’t Mean Trashing Family Treasures Snippet: I’m in the middle of decluttering the house I live in. I’ve been here twenty years and like…