Illnesses and Causes of Death Genealogy Guide

Illness and death are the final and conclusive part of life. Death was recorded in a variety of methods, and using old terms that are now outdated. I put together a comprehensive guide to some of the most common causes of death listed on old death certificates and schedules of death. This post is in …

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Cross Checking your Information for Accuracy

You finally discover that name of the ancestor who has been deceiving you for months. Somebody else linked it on their tree, and through the miracle of the internet, you've finally managed to find the next generation in that brick wall branch. But is it actually your ancestor? It is SO IMPORTANT to cross check …

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Making Connections Through Genealogy

No affiliate links were used in this post. All opinions are my own. When I began ancestry, I found it challenging to locate sources for all the information I'd discovered. I'd signed up for the free trial on ancestry.ca, and immediately I was linked with family trees of other people who had common ancestors. There …

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