The 12 Days of Christmas for Genealogists

(GenealogyBank Blog – December 21, 2015) Introduction: Gena Philibert-Ortega is a genealogist and author of the book “From the Family Kitchen.” In this blog article, Gena gives examples of six types of newspaper articles that can help with your family history research. On the 12th day of Christmas my true love gave to me…Well if […]

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Limited Access to SSDI

(Kimberly Powell’s Weekly Blog – November 15, 2015) The Social Security Death Master File, maintained by the US Social Security Administration (SSA), is a database of death records collected from a variety of sources used by the SSA to administer their programs. This includes death information collected from family members, funeral homes, financial institutions, postal […]

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