Published by Dick Eastman: The Glass Files to Privately Protect a Family’s Memories

The Glass Files is a web site designed for families who wish privately protect family memories and yet to also make them easily available to other family members who are invited to see and even contribute to those memories. The website, tag-lined a place for history on the Internet, is set to launch early next…

http://blog.eogn.com/2015/12/16/the-glass-files-to-privately-protect-a-familys-memories/

Published by LegacyFamilyTree: Boots on the Ground Research: And the Walls Came Tumbling Down

Guest blogger Eric Stroschein was recently in Stockholm, Sweden connecting with relatives and researching his ancestry. This is the fourth in a series of articles from his visit to the old country. You can read hist first article here. It is no secret that I much prefer being in an archive researching, more than sitting…

http://news.legacyfamilytree.com/legacy_news/2015/10/sweden-archives.html

Published by DNA-eXplained: Lady Godiva (c1040-1066/1086), Gift of God, 52 Ancestors #93

You just never know who you’re going to find hanging around in your family tree. In the upper left hand corner of the wonderful royal lineage chart created by Ky White for me, you can see Lady Godiva on her trusty steed. Lady Godiva, of all people, is my 32 times great-grandmother.  Yes, that means that […]

http://dna-explained.com/2015/10/11/lady-godiva-c1040-10661086-gift-of-god-52-ancestors-93/

Published by FamilySearch: Memories of Our Grandparents

Most of us have memories of one or more of our grandparents. They may be of working side by side with grandma in the flower garden or cooking wonderful tasty goodies in the kitchen. Maybe you have memories of going fish or driving with grandpa. Maybe it was their wise advice they shared with you…

https://familysearch.org/blog/en/memories-grandparents/

Published by Dick Eastman: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Breaks Ground for First-of-Its-Kind St. George FamilySearch Library

The following announcement was written by FamilySearch: ST. GEORGE, UT (AUGUST 15, 2015)—The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its nonprofit subsidiary FamilySearch International broke ground today on a first-of-its-kind facility in St. George, Utah. When complete, the state-of-the-art St. George FamilySearch Library will offer incredible free ancestry research services and fun, family-friendly…

http://blog.eogn.com/2015/08/17/the-church-of-jesus-christ-of-latter-day-saints-breaks-ground-for-first-of-its-kind-st-george-familysearch-library/

Published by Dick Eastman: How to Store Films and Documents on a Large Scale

If you want to store documents, microfilm, microfiche, movie films, or computer files, there is one place that can handle any size requirements you might have: Iron Mountain. Hidden away in the hills of rural Butler, Pennsylvania, Iron Mountain houses some of America’s most amazing, priceless treasures in a temperature-controlled and humidity-controlled underground storage facility.…

http://blog.eogn.com/2015/07/29/how-to-store-films-and-documents-on-a-large-scale/

Published by Sourceline: Family Reunion – Finding Artifacts from the Past

Summer is family reunion time and it was for our ancestors too. What records and artifacts might our ancestors have left for us to find? Photographs: The most obvious and prevalent artifact left for us are photographs. If your family is like mine, it’s possible that you have found photographs with groups of people in […]

https://rsourceline.wordpress.com/2015/07/22/family-reunion-finding-artifacts-from-the-past/