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Chautauqua County Alms House

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg Some of you may know the Alms House by other names: County Poor House, County Home or maybe the Dewittville Poor House....

City Directories

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg Census records track your family every ten years, but City Directories track them every year allowing you to track your family more...

The Broadhead

Article Contributed by Joan V. Cusimano Lindquist The Broadhead name holds a place of prominence in Jamestown’s manufacturing history. In 1843 William Broadhead came to Jamestown...

Census Records

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg Census records are one of the most basic resources for doing genealogical research. As most of you are aware, the Federal Census...

Board of Supervisor Records

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg This month I am continuing my quest to point out some of the more obscure records available at the Hall House Library....

Newsletters

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg How many of you have used Newsletters from various Historical and Genealogical Societies for research? These are a bit more labor intensive...

Adoption

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg A little over 2 years ago my DNA presented me with a second cousin who was adopted. He and I have been...

The Printed Word

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg  A large percentage of genealogical research done today is done via the Internet. This makes sense as there are several large web...

Hall House Genealogy Support Group

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg  One of the many resources that the Hall House offers is a Support Group that meets monthly. We currently have about 50...

Researching Your Shaker Ancestors

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg Shaker Ancestors? Weren’t these people celibate? Yes, they were. The Shaker Sect was formed in England in the mid-18th century as a...

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Week of July 15, 2019

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Lutheran’s Janell Sluga Recognized With Employee of Distinction Award From...

Article Contributed by Lutheran Social Services Surrounded by family, coworkers, and industry peers, Janell Sluga from the Senior Life Matters program at Lutheran was presented the...