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Facebook to the Genealogy Rescue

I am a huge proponent of technology when it can be used for furthering genealogy research.  In fact, more and more research is being done using the Internet and social media.  Not everything is online (and never will be) and … Continue reading

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Facebook, Meet Your Cousin Genealogy!

Facebook has become a handy tool for genealogists and, while I am still new to it, this “social media” tool is proving useful. My favorite use is keeping in touch with nieces and nephews (and their children, the next generation).  … Continue reading

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Rapid Success

Faster than I could say “genealogy” “Facebook” “blog” and “Iowa Genealogical Society” we reached the magic number of 25 followers and obtained the vanity URL for the Iowa Genealogical Society Facebook page. The first request was to use IGS but … Continue reading

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A Dream Day

Things to warm a genealogist’s heart, all happening within 24 hours: *telephone conversations with my good friends in Germany *sending a letter to a probable distant relative and eagerly waiting for a reply *posting a question to a family Facebook … Continue reading

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