Researching Female Ancestors
Ideas for researching your female ancestors
Researching Female Ancestors
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8 Genealogy Tips for Tracing Female Ancestry by Mary Herrell-Sesniak via the GenealogyBank blog. Great look at the various names women can be listed as.
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Introduction: Mary Harrell-Sesniak is a genealogist, author and editor with a strong technology background. In this guest blog post, to celebrate March being Na
A photo of the B. F. Clark family. Credit: Library of Congress. Read more on the GenealogyBank blog: “8 Genealogy Tips for Tracing Female Ancestry.” http://blog.genealogybank.com/8-genealogy-tips-for-tracing-female-ancestry.html
amily of B. F. Clark, 219 N. 4th Street. This family has worked in 8 different mill villages in the past five years. Clark was a prosperous farmer, before that, but his farm ran down. He says mill families get the habit of moving from place to place.
8 Genealogy Tips for Tracing Female Ancestry
Breach of promise: how jilted brides were portrayed in the press by Denise Bates via the FindMyPast blog
Bridgeport Women Workers and the Birth of the Eight Hour Day - www.newenglandhis...
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Preserving our ancestry --- handwritten cookbook.
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I wish I had my mother's handwriting. #journal #art #handwriting
create a handwritten cookbook of my favorite recipes (I absolutely love this idea!)
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Donna Gray’s “Nothing to Tell: Extraordinary Stories of Montana Ranch Women” includes 12 interviews of elderly Montana women. Many vouch for the virtues of hard work and of life in a simpler time. Read more: billingsgazette.c... more: billingsgazette.c...
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This looks interesting... Donna Gray’s “Nothing to Tell: Extraordinary Stories of Montana Ranch Women” includes 12 interviews of elderly Montana women. Many vouch for the virtues of hard work and of life in a simpler time. Read more: http://billingsgazette.com/entertainment/books-and-literature/article_da1ef346-2f72-5eae-8dcf-e00c6f0b21ea.html#ixzz1wSKFYUFgRead more: http://billingsgazette.com/entertainment/books-and-literature/article_da1ef346-2f72-5eae-8dcf-e00c6f0b21ea.html#ixzz1wSK3E9of
This article describing how to form a local Woman Suffrage Society was published, and republished, often in The National Citizen and Ballot Box.
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The woman-suffrage movement in New York City society leaders securing signatures to petitions to be presented to the constitutional convention - scene at Sherry's 1894.
How to Form a Woman Suffrage Society (1880)
Gilded Age Society Women gathering signatures for the Suffrage Movement, at the fashionable NYC Sherry's Restaurant . Depicted in the Frank Leslie's Illustrated newspaper, May 3rd, 1894.
From Gena's Genealogy: Women's Equality Day and Your Ancestor's Right to Vote
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EQUAL PAY FOR EQUAL WORK: New York, August 1913. “Suffragettes on way to Boston.” (via Shorpy Historical Photo Archive)
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WOMEN SUFFRAGE: New York, August 1913. “Suffragettes on way to Boston.” (via Shorpy Historical Photo Archive)
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Female Specific Resources.There r record collections that r specific to women.A keyword search Family History Library Catalog keyword “women” reveals 4,600 +results. Examples from this search :Genealogical Data Relating to Women in Western Reserve Before 1840, Index of References to American Women in Colonial Newspapers through 1800 , Women from Warren County, Illinois. Extracted from Prairie Farmer’s Reliable Director 1918,100 Women of the Rio Grande Valley of Texas
IDG Guest Blog Post by Gena Ortega: Three Ideas for Tracing Your Female Ancestors #genealogy www.theindepthgen...
Three Ideas for Tracing Your Female Ancestors
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Suffrage ephemera ca. 1920
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c. 1920 Suffrage Flyer MHS Collections. (via Missouri History Museum) #art #poster #woman #citizenship #red
“A Woman Living Here Has Registered to Vote” c. 1920 Suffrage Flyer (via Missouri History Museum.)
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American WWII propaganda poster depicting the importance of women to the war effort : "Soldiers without guns", c. 1944
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Kickstart Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blache, the First Female Director | Sundance Institute
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"It's a story about a woman, who was not know if known at all, a film pioneer." 'Be Natural' Executive Producer, and #Sundance Founder Robert Redford Help the untold story of Alice Guy-Blaché, the first female director, be told: http://www.sundance.org/stories/article/kickstart-be-natural-the-untold-story-of-alice-guy-blache-the-first-female-/
Kickstarter 3 Days Left-- Be Natural: The untold story of Alice Guy-Blaché (the first female film director), by Pamela Green and Jarik van Sluijs
Lady Motorists - Make a Giant your Slave! Take the Giant's Strength, but keep your own Grace. The Maze of Traffic demands the Brake of Power.
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Lady Motorists - Make a Giant your Slave! Take the Giant's Strength, but keep your own Grace.
I was doing some research on Martha Jefferson Randolph, the older of President Jefferson’s two daughters, and I stumbled a short little book published by the United States Bureau of National Literature and Art in 1903. The book provides portraits of each of the women who presided over the White House household staff from the time of Martha Washington through Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt as well as short one or two paragraph biographies.
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This is cool! : I was doing some research on Martha Jefferson Randolph, the older of President Jefferson’s two daughters, and I stumbled a short little book published by the United States Bureau of National Literature and Art in 1903. The book provides portraits of each of the women who presided over the White House household staff from the time of Martha Washington through Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt as well as short one or two paragraph biographies.
A member of the Womens Timber Corps stripping bark from a felled tree to be used as a telegraph pole
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A member of the Women's Timber Corps stripping the bark from a tree to be used as a telegraph pole. #home_front #UK #vintage #1940s #WW2
Lumberjill at work, somewhere in the UK. A woman of Britain's WWII Women's Timber Corps deftly swings an axe into a fallen tree.
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They Fought Like Demons: Women Soldiers in the Civil War: De Anne Blanton, Lauren M. Cook: 9781400033157: Amazon.com: Books
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They Fought Like Demons: Women Soldiers in the Civil War DeAnne Blanton “Women lived in germ-ridden camps, languished in appalling prisons, and died miserably, but honorably, for their country and their cause just as men did.” The untold story of the women who dressed like and fought as men in the Civil War:
Women's History Month #1. Duke University African-American Women
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Gena's Genealogy: Women's History Month 2013: She has a blog post every day to show resources about researching women. Great resource. One day she shows using the Relief Society magazine to look for articles! Never thought of that. Gotta do that.
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Women's History Month #3. Relief Society Magazine Get Relief Society Ideas at - www.MormonLink.com "I cannot believe how many LDS resources I found... It's about time someone thought of this!" - MormonLink.com
Women's History Month #7. Women in the Military, Part 2