A photo of Adele Marquis and her brother August Simard, published in the Boston Herald (Boston, Massachusetts), 9 August 1939. Read more on the GenealogyBank blog: “‘Ah-Ha!’ Moment: GenealogyBank Member’s Favorite Family Find.” http://blog.genealogybank.com/ah-ha-moment-genealogybank-members-favorite-family-find.html
Learn how to do genealogy research with records found in newspapers in this PowerPoint presentation from the 2013 Family History Expo in St. George, Utah: http://www.slideshare.net/genealogybank/genealogy-research-with-records-in-newspapers #ancestry #newspapers #familytree
The Obituary Daily Times Index and the U.S. Obituary Collection - Are you looking for living or recently deceased family members? Join Crista Cowan for a look at The Obituary Times Daily Index and the U.S. Obituary Collection. With more than 44 million records (and more being added every day), these two collections are vital to descendancy research.
Download this PowerPoint deck from GenealogyBank’s recent webinar tutorial to see several examples of the types of articles that you can find in old newspapers that can be used to trace your family tree and uncover your family history. Watch the webinar video recording “How To Find Your Family Stories in Newspapers” for an expert-led walk-through of the PPT slides on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rS3togVfSbA.