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A Genealogist Discovers Life is in the (Ledger) Details

Posted by on Mar 20, 2015 in Ancestry Research, Family History, Forensic Genealogy, Genealogists, Genealogy, Genealogy Research | 0 comments

A Genealogist Discovers Life is in the (Ledger) Details

Every genealogist has gone through records and documents and papers and more. Yet, once in a while, in the ancestor search, the family history researcher will stumble upon an old old book. Dusty, maybe. Yellowed pages, likely. But filled with lines and lines of amazing detail. A ledger book can be golden.

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A Genealogist Looks at Religions of the Presidents and Their Wives–Part 2

Posted by on Mar 20, 2015 in American Revolution, Ancestry Research, Census, Church Records, Family Search, Family Tree, Genealogists, Genealogy, Genealogy Research, Lineage Societies | 0 comments

A Genealogist Looks at Religions of the Presidents and Their Wives–Part 2

Presidents and their Spouses may put forth a unified front, but when it comes to praying, they often are in a divided house, in different denominations. Our RecordClick genealogist Joan Shurtliff has compiled a fascinating list.

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A Genealogist Looks At  Maureen O’Hara and Her Luck o’ the Irish

Posted by on Mar 12, 2015 in Ancestry Research, British Genealogy, Broadway theatre stars, Family History, Family Tree, Genealogists, Genealogy, Immigration Research, Irish Genealogy, Ship Manifests | 0 comments

A Genealogist Looks At  Maureen O’Hara and Her Luck o’ the Irish

In March, everyone is just a little bit Irish. In America, everyone loves Irish Actress Maureen O'Hara. Our RecordClick genealogist takes a look at O'Hara's ancestry and new start in the USA.

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A Genealogist Mixes It Up With Presidents, Their Spouses and Religions

Posted by on Mar 6, 2015 in American Revolution, Ancestry Research, Census, Church Records, Family History, Family Tree, Genealogists, Genealogy, Genealogy Research | 0 comments

A Genealogist Mixes It Up With Presidents, Their Spouses and Religions

Most of us would think that our Presidents would be on the same page as their spouses when it comes to praying. They have reached the White House--right? But maybe praying in two different houses of worship is what got them there because it seems that so many First Couples differ in their denominations.

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A Genealogy Researcher Looks for A Real Character and Finds Maurice Barrymore

Posted by on Mar 6, 2015 in Ancestry Research, British Genealogy, Broadway theatre stars, Census, Family Search, Family Tree, Genealogy, Genealogy Research, New York Genealogy | 0 comments

A Genealogy Researcher Looks for A Real Character and Finds Maurice Barrymore

The Barrymores are known to the world as a family of actors. Yet, when our RecordClick professional genealogist begins watching the family show, she finds that there is even more information behind the scenes.

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The Genealogist Gets An Oscar–From Darryl F. Zanuck

Posted by on Mar 5, 2015 in Ancestry Research, California Genealogy, Census, Family History, Family Search, Family Tree, Genealogists, Genealogy, Nebraska Genealogy, Newspapers | 0 comments

The Genealogist Gets An Oscar–From Darryl F. Zanuck

Talk about entertaining stories! Our RecordClick professional genealogist has found the movie mogul and legend, Darryl F. Zanuck, right near her in Nebraska. She also found his Oscar. And she found his family. Scripts like this don't come along every day...

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A Genealogist Corrects On line Info in Larry David’s Family History

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in Ancestry Research, Broadway theatre stars, Census, Family History, Family Search, Family Tree, Genealogy, German Genealogy, Jewish Genealogy | 0 comments

A Genealogist Corrects On line Info in Larry David’s Family History

Larry David is on Broadway and his online info is abundant. But if you dig a little deeper, his online genealogy info is not all correct. Our RecordClick genealogy researcher did original research and has corrected some things...

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A Family History Researcher Explores Larry David’s Genealogy–Part 2

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in Austrian Genealogy, Broadway theatre stars, Census, Early Census Research, Family History, Family Search, Family Tree, Genealogists, Genealogy, German Genealogy, Immigration Research, Jewish Genealogy, New York Genealogy | 0 comments

A Family History Researcher Explores Larry David’s Genealogy–Part 2

Comedy star Larry David is on Broadway now and the theater is right near Times Square. Isn't it interesting that our RecordClick family history researcher has found that David's great grandmother's sister has the married name of the same family as the New York Times owners' ancestral family?

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A Genealogist Looks at Larry David’s Family

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in Ancestry Research, Census, Genealogists, Genealogy, Genealogy Research, Jewish Genealogy, New York Genealogy, Polish Genealogy, Russian Genealogy | 0 comments

A Genealogist Looks at Larry David’s Family

The genealogist can always look a bit further into a family's history and find generational repetition. In Larry David's family, our RecordClick genealogist finds some people married later in life, some where born close together and some, like Larry David, were smart and did pretty well.

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What Does the Genealogy Researcher Do As Ancestral Sites Disappear?

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in Ancestry Research, Family History, Family Search, Genealogists, Genealogy, Land Deed Research | 0 comments

What Does the Genealogy Researcher Do As Ancestral Sites Disappear?

These days, as Americans build and over build, lots of our ancestral homes and buildings are getting torn down and replaced. What's a genealogist to do?

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