Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Using Google Docs for Your Online Research Log?

Have you thought about using Google Docs to maintain and save your online research log? You could access it whenever you were on the web.

Capture That Web Page

Web pages can change in an instant. How are you capturing that information you obtained online? Are you using a Facebook status as evidence of a marriage for a cousin? Consider taking a screen shot or something as "proof."

If the marriage goes under, the status update may be pulled and your "proof" right along with it.

Sunday, June 17, 2012

Blogging Tip on Making Tables

If you have a blog and have difficulty making tables in Blogger, make a table in Word, get it the way you like it.

Then copy and paste it into your Blogger edit window.

Much easier.

Friday, June 15, 2012

Behind The Name

If you need to know name meanings, derivations of names, name family trees, and translations of names, consider taking a look at Behind the Name.

Sunday, June 10, 2012

Search for the Ladies at the BLM Site

Don't forget to search for your female ancestors at the BLM site They may have applied for bounty land as a widow or filed a federal land claim in their own name. Don't forget the female half of your ancestry.

Thursday, June 7, 2012

June 2012 Webinars

We are offering the following genealogy webinars in June 2012:

  • Crossing the Pond--Part 2
  • Making Corrections to Your Tree
  • American Revolutionary War Materials on
If you signed up for one originally and missed it, you'll get it at no additional charge. If you haven't already registered, do so at