Published by Genealogy Blog: Map Guide to German Parish Registers Vol. 52 – Kingdom of Prussia, Province of Posen II, Regierungsbezirk Posen – Now Shipping

We just got softbound Map Guide to German Parish Registers Vol. 52 – Kingdom of Prussia, Province of Posen II, Regierungsbezirk Posen back from the bindery and are now shipping. This completes the 2-volume series covering Posen (Volumes 51 & 52). Note that the hardbound edition will ship on Monday, July 20. It takes longer…

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Published by Dick Eastman: Ancestry.com is Giving Free Access to 13 Colonies Records for July 4th

Ancestry.com is offering free access to many records concerning the original 13 US colonies as part of it’s 13 Colonies Collection at http://www.ancestry.com/cs/julyfourth2015. Access to the records in the featured collections will be free until July 5, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. ET.

http://blog.eogn.com/2015/07/02/ancestry-com-is-giving-free-access-to-13-colonies-records-for-july-4th/

Published by TheAndestorHunt Blog: District of Columbia Online Historical Newspapers Summary – Updated 2015

The District of Columbia does not have a single central online repository for searching historical newspapers, but they use the Library of Congress Chronicling America site as their main site for searching old newspapers. There are many free online newspapers on other sites and collections available on subscription sites. Below is a list of where…

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/district-of-columbia-online-historical-newspapers-summary-updated-2015

Published by Dick Eastman: Recent Updates to the Calendar of Genealogy Events

The following pages have recently been updated in the Calendar of Genealogy Events: California, Connecticut, Maryland, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington Some of the above changes may have been deletions of past events. All information in the Calendar of Events is contributed by YOU and by other genealogists. You can directly add information…

http://blog.eogn.com/2015/06/29/recent-updates-to-the-calendar-of-genealogy-events/