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24 min ago | Bega District News

Sapphire Coast History Family Expo in Merimbula

The inaugural Sapphire Coast Family History Expo is set to hit the Valley on August 9 as part of National Family History Month The Women in War theatre presentation will feature Leith Arundel in Radio Silence written by Alana Valentine, a play about the Women's Auxiliary Air Force .

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Australia, Oceania, World News, Libraries, Life, Hobbies,

4 hrs ago | Coastal Point

Civil War Profiles: Jordan Norris, 48th Georgia: - I was never touched by a Yankee bullet!'

Mary Ann Norris Welsh, who lives in Ocean Pines, Md., is interested in genealogy.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Eastover, SC, Charleston, SC

8 hrs ago | Cousinconnect.com

Genealogy Query - BUCKLEY : HICKERSON

Searching for birth mother of baby boy Buckley, born May 17, 1951, Pomeroy, WA. Mother was born in Riverside, Okanogan, Washington, 1932.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Pomeroy, WA, Okanogan, WA, Tonasket, WA

12 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

Brooke park's roots shared

Brooke Hills Park's 60th anniversary celebration continued Wednesday, and descendants of the Gist family were on hand to shed some light on the park's roots.

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Related Topix: Brooke County, WV, Wellsburg, WV, Life, Hobbies, Agriculture, Science

17 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

Julie Walters Discovers Murderous Ancestor On Genealogy Show

Veteran actress Julie Walters was left stunned while tracing her family history on U.K. genealogy show Who Do You Think You Are ? when she discovered her great-grandfather was once accused of murder.

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21 hrs ago | Cousinconnect.com

Genealogy Query - MOGREN : POWERS

Looking for sister.. Benita lynn Powers was born march 27,1966 in California to Paul and Elaine powers.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Greenpoint Gazette

VA Replaces Cross with Star of David on WWII Veteran's Grave

After a Queens Rabbi discovered that the grave of his relative, a Jewish World War II soldier, was marked with a Cross instead of a Star of David, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand went to work, successfully lobbying the Department of Veterans Affairs to ensure that the soldier's resting place be properly honored.

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Related Topix: Queens, NY, New York, NY, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, US Politics, Life, Veteran Affairs, Howard-Beach, NY, Hobbies

ContactMusic.com

Jesse Tyler Ferguson Shocked By Family Secret On Tv Genealogy Show

Actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson was left shocked and stunned after learning his great-grandfather had been accused of murdering his aunt while tracing his family tree on U.S. genealogy show Who Do You Think You Are ? The Modern Family star recently taped his voyage of ancestral discovery for producer Lisa Kudrow's Tv series, and reveals he had no idea ... (more)

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Journal-Pioneer

Alberton museum's new genealogy centre honours founder Photo

Willard Harris from Framingham, Mass. gets help from his Island cousin, Merry Carruthers and Alberton Museum manager Arlene Morrison, in researching his ancestry in the museum's new Eileen Oulton Genelogy Centre.

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WTVR Richmond

How deep are the roots of your family tree?

Minor T. Weisiger, Archives Research Services Coordinator for the Library of Virginia, shared his excitement about a series of programs concerning research at the Library of Virginia, particularly the upcoming Genealogy Workshop.

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The Navajo Times

Clunie: Interest in genealogy helps area families

It soon grew into a passion and has become a way that Clunie makes a difference by preserving the records of area families for generations to come.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Pearl River County, MS, Columbia, MS, Picayune, MS, Hancock County, MS

East Anglian Daily Times

Aldeburgh/Framlingham: Memorial man in fundraising frontline walk

A family history researcher who documented the stories behind two Suffolk war memorials is preparing for a fundraising challenge in aid of the Army's national charity.

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Related Topix: Suffolk County, England, United Kingdom, Life, Hobbies

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Southland Times

Region's heritage has enthusiastic support

TOP MARKS: Social Sciences Fair president Lloyd Esler is impressed with the diorama of the Norwegian whaling base at Stewart Island made by Sophie Connor, year 6, from Halfmoon Bay School, who won the Heritage South section first prize for her effort.

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The Advocate

Congr s Mondial Acadien plans move forward

CongrA s Mondial Acadien is an international cultural event that takes place every five years as more than 50,000 Francophones converge from around the world.

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Paramatta Sun

Holroyd genealogist unravels family mystery

From her father's war records, Pam Valentine unraveled a family mystery that led her from western Sydney to Westminster.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Examiner.com

Using PERSI article index for research in Fort Worth Genealogy July 28 - Aug. 3

July 28: General meeting of the Grapevine Historical Society, 7 p.m., Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way, "History of the Grapevine Fire Department" by former Fire Chief Bill Powers and current Fire Chief Steve Bass and his successor Chief Darrell Brown.

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Related Topix: Fort Worth, TX, Life, Hobbies, Libraries, San Antonio, TX

The Harbor Times Soup

Family History, Genealogy and ancestry.com course

This course, offered at the Palermo Library, will feature handouts and family forms with instructions and a high degree of hands on experience.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Maine, Education Etc.

Silicon Alley Insider

Russia's Smartest People Are Leaving In Droves

Most of Vladimir Paley's clients want him to dig up their family history with one goal in mind: making a case to obtain foreign citizenship and leave Russia.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Vladimir Putin

Magic City Morning Star

Welcome to Magic City's Newest Book Reviewer, Laure McCourt Lopez

Today on behalf of the Magic City Morning Star team I would like to welcome our newest book reviewer, Laure McCourt Lopez.

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Tony's Kansas City

The Kansas City Sunday Morning Look

Sunday morning and we're still at it . . . Here are some of the most important Kansas City mainstream media links and facts regarding Kansas City .

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