[Editor’s note: Genealogy expert Thomas MacEntee discusses how you can memorialize the people who died while serving the country’s armed forces.] “When our perils are past, shall our gratitude sleep?” (—George Canning) represents the sentiments of many when it comes to honoring those who gave their lives in military service. We often feel a duty not […]
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[Editor’s note: Genealogy expert Thomas MacEntee reminds us of the resources available through Genealogy Societies] Are you using social networking – Facebook, Twitter, maybe even Pinterest – to connect with other genealogists and family historians? Many genealogists know that social networking is all the rage in the genealogy world right now and extol its abilities to […]
[Editor’s note: Genealogy expert Thomas MacEntee looks back at the various occupations of our ancestors and how work records can assist family history research.] Do you know what a farrier is? Until I started researching my own family history, I had no idea it is someone who specializes in hoof care for horses, including horseshoes). Work […]