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TheShipsList: Passengers, Ships, Shipwrecks Olive Tree Genealogy Dear Photograph This past October, Dear Photograph and About Time had a contest to give away a trip to anywhere in the world for people who sent in a Dear Photograph related to love or their family. Once our winner Jennifer found out she won she told me in an email it was the best day of her life because a day before she found out the adoption papers for their new child went through. Jennifer just sent me an email linked to a blog post to their trip they went on to Turks & Caicos in March. Not only has Dear Photograph given me so many amazing opportunities, it’s given me a different outlook on life.

Daughters of the American Revolution Library DAR Library Washington, DC The DAR Genealogical Research System (GRS) is a free resource provided by the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) to aid general genealogical research and to assist with the DAR membership process. The GRS is a collection of databases that provide access to the many materials amassed by the DAR since its founding in 1890. DAR members across the country are passionate ambassadors for genealogical preservation and research, and the National Society is committed to being a premier provider of genealogical resources. The databases contain DAR proprietary information which should under no circumstances be redistributed to others; assembled or collected for purposes other than DAR membership or for citation in genealogical scholarship; or reproduced or published in any form whatsoever. Access to the various databases is through the “tabs” along the top of the search screen. Working database of the DAR Genealogy Office Adding Patriots

RootsWeb.com Grant Robinson : Guess-the-google UPDATE: Guess-the-google is temporarily offline for maintenance. Hopefully back online soon. About the game Guess-the-google is an addictive guessing game based on Google's image search. The game requires version 9 of the Flash player or higher to run, you can get the latest version here. I hope you enjoy the game, happy guessing! Like this? Please note: Although Guess-the-google uses images retrieved using Google's image search it is in no way associated with or endorsed by Google Inc. USGENWEB Project The PAGenWeb Project National Archives and Records Administration Free Genealogy Search Advice First Lancaster County Naturalization List URL of this site: First Naturalization ListIn Lancaster County(Some Men From Philadelphia County) NOTE: The following list includes those who became citizens in 1729. An Act For the Better Enabling Divers Inhabitants Of The Province of Pennsylvania to Hold Lands, And to Invest Them With The Privileges Of Natural-Born Subjects Of the Said Province. Section I - Be it enacted by the Honorable Patrick Gordon Esquire, Governor of the province of Pennsylvania, etc., by and with the advice of the freeman of the said Province, in General Assembly met, and by the authority of the same, That [Passed February 14, 1729. **NOTES: (my own) For more on the LANDIS family, be sure to visit Sweet Potato's Genealogy Page (Landis and other lines) Jacob Weaver, John Weaver and George Weaver (Weber) were brothers to Henry Weaver/Weber.

Skidmore College: Anthropology Home There are no events scheduled at the moment. Anthropology is the study of the human condition, both past and present. Our scholarship and courses concentrate on both the universal practices of humanity and the distinctiveness of particular societies and cultures around the globe. By exploring the complexities of culture and social action, bio-cultural processes, and the archaeological past, our students investigate and appreciate the diversity of the human condition from a critical and historical perspective. Our courses introduce students to fieldwork and provide them with various theoretical frameworks and scientific paradigms, while at the same time developing their skills in critical thinking and reading, data collection, argumentation, and writing. What do Anthropologists do? To learn more about careers in anthropology, visit the "What do Anthropologists do?"

Family Genealogy | Genealogy on the Internet Getting Started on Your Family Tree Family mementoes Introduction The first task that faces every family historian when they begin research into an individual is to collect basic biographical details about the person under investigation. The events that are shared by everyone - birth and death - are the best place to start. In many cases marriage will also be on the list. '... birth and death - are the best place to start.' We have these records because, due to massive population expansion in the 19th century, civil registration for births, marriages and deaths was introduced in England and Wales in 1837, 1855 in Scotland and 1864 in Ireland. Before this date, other records exist that contain information about these events. First things The National Archives office, Kew, London When starting to create your own family tree, the first thing is to talk to as many family members as possible. ' You may uncover skeletons in the cupboard.' Visiting archives A visit to the archives Starting work

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"Du 1 août 1855 au 18 avril 1890, les immigrants arrivés dans l'État de New York transitaient par Castle Garden. Ce centre a accueilli environ 8 millions d'immigrés qui venaient d'Allemagne, d'Irlande, d'Angleterre, d'Écosse, de Suède, d'Italie, de Russie, du Danemark.
Castle Garden a accueilli son dernier immigrant le 18 avril 1890. Après la clôture de Castle Garden les immigrants ont transité par le centre d'immigration d'Ellis Island, le 1er janvier 1892.
Le site de CastleGarden.org est une ressource inestimable pour les éducateurs, chercheurs, étudiants, historiens de la famille. Ce site permet la recherche par nom et par période." by pixis Feb 19

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