Month: March 2022

Eugenie Chazal Reid Obituary – The Palm Beach Post

Eugenie Chazal Reid, a retired legal writer, librarian, children’s author and amateur genealogist whose curiosity and passion for research touched generations of family and friends, died peacefully Tuesday, March 22 at age 97. Eugenie was born and raised in Woodbury,…

Barbara Bonomo | Obituaries | Business News

Barbara Evelyne Bonomo March 14, 1929 – March 26, 2022 Georgetown, Illinois – Barbara Evelyn (Brooks) Bonomo, 93, of the rural Bunsenville community of Georgetown, Illinois, died at 6:38 a.m. Saturday, March 26, 2022, at her daughter’s home in Bunsenville….

COVID cases drop to near zero

March 26, 2022 Television images of the devastation in Ukraine are particularly painful for a Mount Airy resident who is originally from that country and still has relatives there who are struggling to survive the Russian invasion. “I have a…

How to Use Do-It-Yourself Genealogy to Grow Your Family Tree

Pillar of the community or bloodthirsty cutthroat? What is hiding under your family tree? Tracking down a mysterious ancestor once required some detective work. Now you just need a phone and an internet connection. This means that if you put…

Velma Jean Wells Booth | News, Sports, Jobs

Velma Jean Wells Boothe was born in Oakley, Idaho on May 20, 1929. She was the first of three children born to Harold Gilbert Wells and Alice Mae Wells. Velma grew up in a small, tight-knit…

Forensic genetic genealogy identifies violent offender in several sexual assault cases

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, California, March 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — International Identifiersin conjunction with the Pullman Washington The Police Department (PPD) is pleased to announce the identification of a 47-year-old man Kenneth Downing as a suspect in a series of home invasion…

Library Events: Genealogy Event Scheduled for April 1 – Superior Telegram

SUPERIOR: Are you curious about genealogy? Want to know more about your ancestors? Don’t miss our free virtual genealogy program, Foolin’ Around With Your Family Tree, Friday, April 1, 5:30-8:30 p.m. via Zoom. We will have a fun and educational…

James Wright | Obituaries | news-gazette.com

ROYAL – James M. Wright, 84, of Royal died at 12:55 a.m. Sunday, March 20, 2022 at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. He was born on September 18, 1937, in St. Joseph, Missouri, to Lyle D. and Margaret V. (Hills) Wright….

Book Review: Harlan Coben – The Match

He’s perhaps almost as well-known these days for his involvement in streaming thrillers like stay close and the stranger but thrillers bound by a book by Harlan Coben are always a delight. When it arrived in the mail, I shoved…

Genealogy Today: Finding a Russian Ancestor Isn’t Easy | get out

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Genealogy Today: Finding a Russian Ancestor Isn’t Easy | The era of copper

The country united states of americaUS Virgin IslandsU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth ofCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory south of 60 degrees…

McCann talks about genealogy at the Marshalltown Library | News, Sports, Jobs

TR PHOTOS BY SUSANNA MEYER – Linda McCann gave a presentation on genealogy at the Marshalltown Public Library on Friday afternoon. Tracing family history can be a difficult undertaking, but with a few tips and tricks, it can become much…

Wisconsin Authorities Crack 2009 Cold Case ‘Baby Theresa’ | Wisconsin News

JUNEAU, Wis. (AP) – Wisconsin authorities say the cold case of “Baby Theresa” – whose body was found in 2009 – has been solved after 13 years. Dodge County authorities said Friday that DNA samples from the baby helped them…

Frankie Meyer: ‘Roots Less Traveled’ and Other Genealogy TV Shows Can Provide Research Ideas | Lifestyles

As you research your family history, take the time to watch genealogy programs on television. The programs will inspire you and provide you with research ideas. An example of this type of program is “Roots Less Traveled” hosted by Faruq…

Buffalo Irish Genealogy Society Presents 2022 Gathering of the Clans

Saturday April 30, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. via Zoom Could there be a better day to take an interest in the history of the Irish in Buffalo? For anyone who is “bleeding green” and knows it’s St….

1988 Santee woman’s murder solved through genetic genealogy testing

Diane Lynn Dahn. Courtesy of San Diego County Sheriff’s Department A genetic genealogy investigation has identified the killer of a Santee woman found dead in her apartment in 1988, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department announced Wednesday. The stabbing death…

NYC publishes 9.3 million historic birth, death and marriage records; here’s what you can learn about your family history

STATEN ISLAND, NY — Want to know when your great-grandmother was born? Or the date your grandparents got married? These records and many more could be part of the 9.3 million historical vital records that have just been added to…

Obituary: Caroline Louise Brown-West

Caroline Louise Brown West WINDSOR – Caroline Louise Brown-West, 56, of Windsor, died suddenly while sleeping at home on March 7, 2022. She was born March 16, 1965 in Portland, the daughter of Alice Ruth Tucci and the late Frederick…

Caribbean Genealogy Library Brings History VI to Life with Website for Classrooms

David Hamilton Jackson, a teacher, newspaper owner and editor and Holy Cross judge who fought for workers’ rights, is pictured in 1915 giving a speech in Denmark. The photo is an example of a primary source used by students to…

Sandra Taylor Obituary – The Daily Ardmoreite

Sandra Taylor, of Ardmore, OK, passed away peacefully on March 10, 2022. She was 83 years old. Sandra was born in Oklahoma City on May 6, 1938 to the late James and Delma (Bartlett) Garrigan. Sandra was brought up under…

Genealogy sites set to grow as US releases historic census

Facebook’s hopes of connecting all the living may have been dashed after the social network recently lost daily users for the first time, but companies specializing in tracing the dead are just getting started in their attempts to build extensive…

After treatment, charges were laid again in 1993 for the murder of a teenager Bothell

EVERETT — After nearly a year and a half in a state mental hospital, murder charges were brought again this week against Alan Edward Dean, the suspect in the 1993 murder of Bothell teenager Melissa Lee. In a case that…

Sale of fruit trees, genealogy workshop

The Cradle of Texas chapter of the Texas Master Naturalist program presents a spring course for prospective trainees. Or: In line When: 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Details: In-person tours are scheduled for Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge, Brazos Bend State Park, Sea…

Influential New York professor honored in his parents’ native Mayo

Professor John Feerick, New York. Published: Wed 9 Mar 2022, 12:42 PM Mayo County Council honored Professor John Feerick, New York, for his contribution to the welfare and engagement of the diaspora in his parents’ home county. Mr Feerick, whose…

Martha “Marcy” Schewe – West Central Tribune

Martha Ann (Rhea) Schewe (aka Marcy, Murphy, Tractor Mimi, Big Gramma, Pizza Grandma and MA!), 74, of Danube, entered into eternal life on Friday, March 4, 2022, that her husband may be blessed with the remembering their 54 happy and…

Royal Gorge Regional Museum and History Center to host virtual genealogy program – Canon City Daily Record

Join the Royal Gorge Regional Museum and History Center for another intriguing and informative virtual genealogy program presented by Terri Meeks. The local museum and history center has hundreds of resources to help you with your genealogy research, from books…

African American Genealogy Seminar

Question of the day – 7/7We’re wrapping up a Thursday show with Courtney’s question of the day: What’s the first thing you pack when you go on vacation? 7 hours ago FanPAWstic News with Courtney!Courtney brings us some of the…

Resistance exercises may be superior to aerobic exercises for improving ZZZs – ScienceDaily

Resistance exercise may be superior to aerobic exercise for better sleep, and sleep is important for cardiovascular health, according to preliminary research to be presented at the 2022 conference on epidemiology, prevention, lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health from the American Heart…

Leslie James “Jim” Hadley – Hamilton County reporter

March 10, 1945 – February 25, 2022 Leslie James “Jim” Hadley, 76, Boxley, died suddenly at his home on Friday, February 25, 2022. Born in Noblesville on March 10, 1945, he was the son of the late Charles Darrel and…