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Surviving!

... barely... The Legal Genealogist is not dead yet. Though the stress of moving is astonishing, I'm holding my head above water. Barely. In any event, this page will stay sporadic at best for another few weeks until I figure out whether I'm coming, going, or both,...

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Year 21… never forget…

21 years later It has been in this house for nearly 21 years. It will come with me to the new house. It will never leave my possession. It will never be far from my thoughts. An old plastic film canister, filled with dust. Dust that was all that remained after that...

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Labor Day 2022

First Monday in September The Cleveland Public Library. The University of California at Berkeley. The University of Kentucky. The University of Montana. The University of Texas at Arlington. Columbia University. The Meyer Library of Missouri State University. The...

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Coming up: September-October 2022

Upcoming presentations Last month The Legal Genealogist said it's been a bit crazed around here. Now you know one big reason why: the move to Virginia is coming up fast. But genealogy events proceed apace and, as always, I want to invite you to come along, to the...

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Moving right along…

Going home... The Legal Genealogist has been, at best, sporadic for some weeks now. There's a reason for that, and it begins -- historically -- sometime before 1680. That's the year when I can document the first of my Virginia ancestors: Nicholas Gentry, found in the...

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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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