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IGHR 2021 registration tomorrow!

You snooze, you lose Wake up! There isn't a single moment to waste! It's down-to-the-wire-nail-biting-mouse-hand-warming-up-get-ready time. Because tomorrow, Saturday, March 6th, is the Big Day if you're hoping to get in on an unparalleled opportunity for genealogical...

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Silver bells for Cyndi’s List!

Celebrating 25 years It was just 1,025 links on a single web page when it launched, 25 years ago today. It is, today, one of the most remarkable, durable, and valuable genealogical resources anywhere on the internet, one The Legal Genealogist uses -- and treasures --...

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For the one of every seven Americans…

... with German ancestors ... It's an amazing statistic in terms of ancestral origins. One of every seven Americans has German ancestors. That's an estimate, of course: more than 46 million Americans reported German ancestry as of 2015[1. See “Ancestry of U.S....

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Adding that image citation

A look at captioning with Irfanview The Legal Genealogist is a big fan of Irfanview, a free graphics editing program. One thing I like best about it is how easy it is to use Irfanview to add a caption to a photograph to save the source citation information. So, twice...

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Another acquisition

MyHeritage to be acquired by Francisco Partners It seems like it's the season for it -- changes in the genealogy world. Just as a million people around the world signed in for RootsTech Connect 2021 and began playing with new MyHeritage technology to animate...

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A genealogist with a law degree, The Legal Genealogist Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL , is a lecturer, educator and writer. [More]

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