I’ve been to Trinity Church and graveyard several times and had no idea that so many people were buried there. I don’t even see how it is possible. What a sad situation that must have been.
AncestryDNA and 23andMe are the world’s most popular DNA tests. Combined, the companies have tested the DNA of more than 15 million people, according to the International Society of Genetic Geneology.
This is a great before and after article highlighting photographs taken by Guardian photographer David Levene in 2015. The article was originally published in June 2015. The women who dug the graves, the kids who watched the largest battle in US […]
In response to an email, the “Ancestry Insider” blog has written an excellent article describing the challenges with Ancestry.com’s and FamilySearch.org’s Census Search. Ancestry.com’s “standardized” location feature does not allow you to search an area by the “Precinct. So the author suggests you […]
This is a great article written about Pennsylvania WWI Veterans Service and Compensation Files. This is a new collection found at Ancestry.com. The collection consists of service cards, applications for post-war compensation, and questionnaires compiled in 1920. If you have relatives living […]
Yikes… Workers upgrading the century-old water mains under Washington Square Park in Greenwich Village made a surprising and grisly discovery today. A contractor excavated the site, found two burial vaults dating back to the 19th century with a large pile of skeletal remains. The […]
Provide Additional Insight into Family History and Ancestral Roots HOUSTON, Oct. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Family Tree DNA, the world’s most comprehensive ancestry DNA combined database, announces a collaboration with National Geographic’s Geno 2.0 Next Generation, the latest product offering from National […]
More than 170 million documents from 1668-2005 now available exclusively on Ancestry; New collection provides a wealth of deeper stories about ancestors’ lives (PROVO, Utah) – September 2, 2015 – More than 170 million pages from the largest collection of wills […]
Cincinnati Enquirer the First Gannett Archive Launched with Over 4 Million Pages Online PROVO, Utah, Aug 24, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Ancestry, the leader in family history and consumer genetics, today announced its collaboration with Gannett Co., Inc., the largest local-to-national media company, […]