Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Ancestry News

News on Ancestry (Ticker: ACOM) continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Monday | Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter

The Statistics of Ancestry.com

That's impressive but then add in a paying subscriber base of 2.7 million people around the world who generate an average of 75 million searches a day on the company's various Websites, including Ancestry.com , MyFamily.com , FamilyTreeMaker.com and Genealogy.com .

Comment?

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Lansing State Journal

Portland library to hold book sale May 1-3

The book sale will take place at the Portland District Library. Hours of the sale are Thursday, May 1, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Friday, May 2, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and Saturday, May 3, from 9 a.m. to noon.

Comment?

Related Topix: Libraries, Portland, MI

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Deseret News

A glimpse into the thriving business of family history

Family history and genealogy businesses like Ancestry.com, FindMyPast.com and MyHeritage.com are among many that are thriving today.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Genealogy

Religion News Service

Mormons will get free a " FREE! a " memberships to Ancestry.com

Then imagine that someone swoops down and offers to pay for your drug habit for the rest of your life.

Comment?

Related Topix: Religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Drugs, Life, Hobbies, Genealogy

Mon Apr 07, 2014

BioSpace

New Maps Reveal "Real" Ethnic Make-Up Of The U.S.

April 7, 2014 The science team at Ancestry.com has mapped America based using the science of DNA to provide new findings on U.S. migration and ethnicity.

Comment?

Leinster Express

Reach out and find your ancestors

Ireland reaching out ang Ancestry.com is holding free information seminar in Portlaoise Parish Centre on 9 April at 8pm.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Genealogy, iPhone

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Lansing State Journal

Portland library invites residents to share their talent

In addition to providing great materials and a wonderful space to the community, the Portland District Library also schedules a multitude of exciting programs.

Comment?

Related Topix: Portland, MI

Sat Apr 05, 2014

World Magazine

Jazz violinist Regina Carter's musical coal mine

African-American jazz violinist Regina Carter remembers taking baths in a tin pail on the front porch of her grandmother's home in Alabama, where she spent several childhood summers.

Comment?

Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Regina Carter, Jazz

NJ.com

Ancestry is an excellent genealogy resource, but its member trees? Not so much

Ancestry.com is a powerful website for genealogical research, but some of its features -- like the member trees, leave much to be desired There's no doubt that Ancestry.com has made itself indispensable to the modern genealogist.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Genealogy

Fri Apr 04, 2014

KCRG

Iowa City Man finds Ancestor's Remains in 'Library of Dust'

OXFORD, Iowa - It's a family reunion that almost wasn't. An Iowa City man recently brought home the ashes of a long lost relative that spent decades in a storage room on the other side of the country.

Comment?

Related Topix: Oxford, IA

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Deseret News

Access to genealogy websites for LDS Church members may come sooner than expected

In February, FamilySearch.org , a nonprofit family history organization owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, announced that LDS Church members eventually will be granted free subscriptions to Ancestry.com , MyHeritage.com and FindMyPast.com as part of an ongoing partnership in which the companies collaborate to obtain ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Genealogy, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Religion

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Hemsworth and South Elmsall Today

Last chance to visit exhibition

The 'You are What you Ate' display features artefacts found during the excavation of Sandal Castle.

Comment?

Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Daily Townsman

Historian finds family of local war veteran

It only took a few days for a Cranbrook resident keen on history to paint a better picture of Sergeant Frank L. Martin.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Alabama Live

Do you have one of America's 10 most-common surnames?

No matter where you are in America, you are likely to find more people with the surname "Smith" than any other last name.

Comment?

Florida Today

Society's members learn basics of genealogy

Tracing family history is a never-ending project and one that can easily become an obsession.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Genealogy, Libraries

Florida Today

Preserving the past is a goal for society

Married couple Ed and Nettie Swan have been researching their separate family trees for 20 years.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Genealogy

Mon Mar 24, 2014

BellaOnline

Ancestry's New Search

Ancestry.com is a database that most of use rely on everyday in our genealogical research.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, Internet

GhanaWeb

Vanessa Williams claims she is partly Ghanaian

Most of us are curious about our family lineage. For Vanessa Williams, who recently took part in the show "Who Do You Think You Are" and explored her family's history, the task was both surprising and informative.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Genealogy

Sun Mar 23, 2014

WebProNews

Genealogy Subscription Sites: Worth The Cost?

If you want to know more about your family's history and where you came from, you may enjoy genealogy.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Genealogy

Sat Mar 22, 2014

Green Bay Press-Gazette

The Reporter ends birth announcements due to Agnesian policy

Birth announcements are no longer available in The Reporter because Agnesian HealthCare has stopped providing the information to the paper.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Genealogy

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••

Ashburn Jobs

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••