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Are You Related To David Gilmour?

David Jon Gilmour was born on 6 March 1946, in Cambridge, England. His father, Douglas Gilmour, eventually became a senior lecturer in zoology at the…

How to Make a Basic Family History Binder

Binders are a great tool for organizing and sharing family history research. Not only can they can help you organize information for your own reference,…

Geneanet will be at RootsTech Connect 2021

RootsTech Connect, the world’s largest genealogy event hosted by FamilySearch, will be held on February 25-27, 2021. Source: geneanet

5 Reasons You Should Join a Genealogy Society

In the summer of 2019, two genealogy groups announced plans to merge: the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS) and the National Genealogical Society (NGS). NGS…

Unique Irish Names You’ve Never Heard

“Is fearr Gaeilge briste, ná Béarla cliste.” The Irish proverb above translates to “broken Irish is better than clever English.” This proverb reflects the sentiment…

Join Us at RootsTech Connect

We’re excited to participate in the first virtual RootsTech conference! This year the world’s largest genealogy conference will be entirely virtual and completely FREE. From…

Announcing the Winners of #LoveInFullColor!

In honor of Valentine’s Day this year, and in celebration of our recently released photo color restoration feature, we asked you to share your enhanced,…

Jen Allen: The Woman Behind the RootsTech Magic

Organizing the annual RootsTech Conference is no small order—and RootsTech Connect has been a challenge in its own right. It takes someone of phenomenal skill…

Genealogy Details in Death Certificates

Though they weren’t universally used in the United States until the 1920s, death certificates can clue you in to more than just when and where…

Profile of the Day: Sonny Bono

Remember listening to the music of Sonny & Cher? Today we remember Sonny Bono on what would have been his 86th birthday. Image: Sonny Bono…

Explore the New Family History Library Website

The Family History Library in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, just launched its new Family History Library webpage. As the brick-and-mortar flagship of FamilySearch International,…