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In life, we’re given a birth-date... and at end of life, we’re given a death-date...
but the only thing in life that really matters is the “DASH” in between.
In response to Tuesday’s Senate vote on the motion to proceed to consider a health care bill that would cut Medicare and Medicaid and impose an Age Tax on older Americans, AARP Executive Vice President Nancy LeaMond released the following statement: “AARP is...read more
The organized activity of gathering historical information dates back into antiquity. One of the early notable collections of knowledge was the Library of Alexandria in Egypt. This huge library is estimated to have more than 40,000 parchment and papyrus scrolls. Not...read more
For anyone doing in depth German research, the series of books called the “Map Guide to German Parish Registers” is a valuable asset. The set is probably only completely available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, however, I have...read more
One change here in Utah is that I have to get used to daylight savings time again. Arizona is one of the few places in the United States that stays on the same time all year round. So, I have a hard time with changing twice a year. Just think, as genealogists we have...read more
Large online genealogy databases are the present day technological reality. Because they have become ubiquitous, they have also assumed a level of comprehensiveness that is entirely unwarranted. After searching in one or more of these online behemoths, an...read more
Photo credit: iStock/lisinski Heading to a summer carnival or state fair? Don’t worry so much about looking foolish carrying an oversized stuffed teddy bear en route to that funnel cake feast. The bigger concern should be in feeling foolish after dropping a wad of...read more