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More About Maps

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg Last month I promised more about maps, often an underutilized resource for assembling your family history. If you take the time to...

Mapping Your Family

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg Sanborn, County, State, Country, Griffith Records, Atlas, DeLorme, Surname, Google, Plat, Political and Topographic, what do all these terms have in common?...

The Cost of Research

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg It’s time to talk money, as everything seems to have a price tag these days. The cost of research can vary greatly...

Buffalo Wings

Contributing Writer Vicki McGraw Well friends, Labor Day has come and gone, and now, so has my long awaited week at the beach! The summer (and...

Turning Fiction to Fact

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg Your family story is only a story unless you have sources. The sources and citations turn fiction to fact. I will admit...

Fenton Provides Genealogy Answers

Article Contributed by Janet Wahlberg The Fenton’s Hall House Research Center, 73 Forest Avenue, Jamestown has a support group for those interested in working on their...

A Cousin Found

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg Christmas of 2014 I bought DNA kits for my husband and myself. While it was very interesting to see what our ethnic...

Food, Family, and Detectives

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg Summer is just around the corner and with it comes all of those Family Gatherings. These are great opportunities to fill in...

Defective, Dependent, Delinquent

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg The final installment on the Non-Population Schedules is the DDD or Defective, Dependent and Delinquent Schedules. These schedules were only completed in...

Mortality Schedules and Slave Schedules

Contributing Writer Janet Wahlberg Two more additions to the large collection of Non-Population Schedules are Mortality and Slave Schedules. These two schedules can help you to...

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Week of January 14, 2019

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Visit Audubon for Doors Open Jamestown, January 19

Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center Doors Open Jamestown, on the third Saturday in January, is a day when Jamestown, N.Y., museums and attractions are...