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150 years ago today Let us all stop at some point in our busy lives today for a moment of silence. Today, 3 April 2015, marks the 150th anniversary of the fall of Richmond. The account of the hours from … Continue reading

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That and $2.29 = coffee It’s another one of those things that comes up all the time in genetic genealogy. Someone, somewhere, will tell you that you don’t really need to do YDNA testing — the kind of DNA test … Continue reading

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My nephew Tim He is The Legal Genealogist‘s hero. He is smart. He is funny. And he has the heart of a lion. He is my nephew Tim, and he is one of four family members recorded in my genealogy … Continue reading

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Travel then and now It isn’t often that The Legal Genealogist reads something and then stops dead. But sitting on a transcontinental airplane yesterday, cruising along at 30,000+ feet, reading news and commentary on my laptop with an onboard wifi … Continue reading

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Join in the fun live or virtually It’s one of the biggest Events, with a capital letter, each year in genealogy. And it’s happening next week. It’s RootsTech, the fourth annual “global family history event where people of all ages … Continue reading

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