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MARCH - WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH| The best place to salute the countless women who have made a difference in society is by looking at your own #familytree. No matter when a #female #ancestor lived there easily ca be some contribution to their family, town, church, society that they should be recognized for and remembered.  You may have a female ancestor who in their own way changed the path for future generations. #WomensHistoryMonth

March - Women's History Month

Learn more about your own females ancestors and their contributions.

Flickr- Photos & Ephemdera   The online site of Flickr is a photo sharing site. It has many current images but also many vintage photos, some you may have never seen before.   When you know an ancestor’s hometown, you can use Flickr to see what images of that ancestral hometown might be available.   There could be postcards, photos, advertisements, maps, brochures, letters, etc.  #ancestors #history #familytree #genealogy  fountain-1890s

Flickr - Photos and Ephemera

Flickr- Photos & Ephemdera The online site of Flickr is a photo sharing site. It has many current images but also many vintage photos, some you may have never seen before. When you know an ancestor’s hometown, you can use Flickr to see what images of that ancestral hometown might be available. There could be postcards, photos, advertisements, maps, brochures, letters, etc. #ancestors #history #familytree #genealogy fountain-1890s

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The Onondaga County Public Library (OCPL) was formed from its two predecessor organizations, the Onodaga Library System and the Syracuse Public Library.  Their A-Z Databases list can be viewed online.  #resources #history #genealogy #family

Resources at Onondaga County Public Library

The Onondaga County Public Library (OCPL) was formed from its two predecessor organizations, the Onodaga Library System and the Syracuse Public Library. Their A-Z Databases list can be viewed online.

Lighthouse Day   You might not have realized it, but lighthouses have a very long history and are not located just along a coastline but on islands and at very large lakes such as the Great Lakes. Because they have always been important for safe navigation for boats and ships, you may have had an ancestor or two connected to a lighthouse.  #familytree #history #ancestors #genealogy #lighthouses #occupations

Lighthouse Day

Check if you have an ancestor who could have been a lighthouse keeper.

Funeral Home Records Genealogy - FamilySearch Wiki

Discover your family history. Explore the world’s largest collection of free family trees, genealogy records and resources.

Mannequin Challenge - Past and Present| The latest fun activity sweeping the nation is ‘mannequin challenge‘. It only started in mid-October 2016 by some high school and college students and has spread like wildfire, even being done in the White House. #family #familytree #familyhistory #genealogy #history #MannequinChallenge

Mannequin Challenge - Past and Present

Mannequin Challenge - Past and Present| The latest fun activity sweeping the nation is ‘mannequin challenge‘. It only started in mid-October 2016 by some high school and college students and has spread like wildfire, even being done in the White House. #family #familytree #familyhistory #genealogy #history #MannequinChallenge

U.S. Federal Censuses Anyone who doing their family history has to go over every U. S. Federal Census record that their ancestors might have been recorded on. The official census taking started in 1790. These serve as historic records of a specific time and place with a person’s name. Unfortunately, the first six decades (1790 to 1840) it was just the head of the household. #census #genealogy #familytree #ancestors

U. S. Federal Censuses

Examining and locating all your relatives in as many of the US Federal censuses is a major project and very necessary.

English Voter Registrations 1832-1932| If you had ancestors living in England and Wales between 1832 and 1932, you will need to examine the Findmypast collection of about 220 million names of registered English voters as well as those in Wales.  #FindmyPast #ancestors #Wales #English #familytree #genealogy

English and Wales Voter Registation

Between 1832 and 1932 on FindMyPast are the digital voter registration records for England and Wales.

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Pixabayの無料画像 - 少年, 学校, 写真, 古い, 白黒, ノスタルジックです, レトロ

What was your ancestor like when he or she was in school? Findmypast has several collections of education records.

Database Sites at Public Libraries| It may not have occurred to you but your…

Database Sites at Public Libraries

Map of American Surnames © National Geographic Society

National Geographic Magazine online has an interesting map of the United States where you can see the most common and frequent surnames throughout the country.

Sources for Ancestors in Military Service A big addition to any family tree is finding an ancestor who serviced in the U. S. Military. It may not have been during any war, many men entered the service because it provide any income and skills. The following sources may be of assistance in your quest for military ancestors. #military #veterans #ancestors #familytree #family #genealogy

Sources for Ancestors who Served in the Military

You will want to include any information on an ancestor who served in any branch of the US military at any time.

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