Follow Friday: Polish

Since I've done a lot of Polish/Prussian research this week, I'm going to point at some helpful resources and blogs. Al's Polish-American Genealogy by Al Wierzba This one has been on my blogroll for awhile, since Al posts useful Polish information and interesting tidbits on his blog. It … [Read more...]

Follow Friday

Here are some good geneablog reads for this week from around the tubes. Sadly, Elyse's mother passed away this week. Elyse posted a wonderful, heartfelt post about her mother on her blog, Elyse's Genealogy Blog. Send your thoughts and prayers her way this week. Jasia at Creative Gene wrote an … [Read more...]

Follow Friday

Here are some good posts and links I ran across in the last week. Dan Curtis gives you some helpful steps on how to handle and preserve you old, historic photos. I've been doing stuff with old photos lately, so this will be helpful. Dean at Genlighten has a geeky post about Genealogy sites and … [Read more...]

Follow Friday

Here are some interesting and helpful links I've run across recently. Faces of America - I'm mad at myself for not also mentioning this wonderful show when I talked about NBC's Who Do You Think You Are. The first episode was shown on PBS on Wednesday night on most PBS stations. Sadly, the local … [Read more...]

Follow Friday

Here are some useful posts I've read this week. Elyse at Elyse's Genealogy Blog talks about "Who Do You Think You Are?" coming on NBC in March and how important it is to get the word out. A guest post over at Mountain Genealogists talks about "Preservation and Interpretation of our Ancestor … [Read more...]

Follow Friday

Here are some interesting blog posts that I've run across for this week. Abba-Dad at I Dream of Genea(logy) posts Genealogy - What's the Point? In the post he wonders why people do genealogy. What keeps them going? After reading it, I see two sections that really drive me. "Where do I come from? … [Read more...]

Follow Friday

I thought I would recognize some helpful posts by the genealogy blogging community. Creative Gene Jasia at Creative Gene has a very good writeup on an extremely helpful (depends on your ancestry, I guess) online dictionary that translates from Polish to English and vice versa. It's not only … [Read more...]