Mondays with Myrt – 9 Aug 2021
DearMYRTLE and Cousin Russ recognize the United Nations’ International Decade for People of African Descent 2015-2024. We reach out to all regardless of race, color, creed, sexual orientation or national origin with support for researching family and documenting cultural inheritance.
LINKS WE MENTION
— FREE to use portions of The British Newspaper Archives https://blog.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/2021/08/09/introducing-free-to-view-pages-on-the-british-newspaper-archive/
— Land Records may have family relationship clues Amanuensis Monday — 1818 Deed of Heman Ray Selling 1.5 Acres of Land in Westminster, Massachusetts to Benjamin Sever by Randy Seaver https://www.geneamusings.com/2021/08/amanuensis-monday-1818-deed-of-heman.html
— FamilySearch demo of browsing “Massachusetts Land Records, 1620-1986.” Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : 14 June 2016. County courthouses and offices, Massachusetts.
— Online Trees
—- The Sky Is Falling, Or Is It? https://blog.dearmyrtle.com/2021/08/the-sky-is-falling-or-is-it.html
—- Tony Proctor: I publish trees independently, e.g. https://parallaxviewpoint.com/CampbellHistory/TreeCampbell.html
— Leah Larkin has a great article: “The Molehill and the Mountain” she wrote about the “hubbub”: https://thednageek.com/the-molehill-and-the-mountain/
— DNA Matches without a paper trail, is that legit?
— APG Second Life Chapter’s next meeting will be held at the Just Genealogy Fire Pit on Tuesday, 10 Aug 2021 at 6pm SL time, same as Pacific. TOPIC: Thoughts about “The Referable Speaker” a book by Michael Port and Andrew Davis. http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Wollah/131/79/71 If you are new to SL, Myrt (as Clarise Beaumont) be available 20 minutes before the start of the meeting to assist you with sound. Remember to turn off your ambient sound. (Preferences, then select Sound).
— CensusGenie CC a 60 minute various Wednesday evenings at 9pm Eastern, leading up to the opening of the 1950 US federal census records in April 2022.
— See also:
DearMYRTLE’s Calendar https://blog.dearmyrtle.com/p/geneawebinars-calendar.html
Happy family tree climbing!
Your friend in genealogy.
Second Life: Clarise Beaumont