popchartlab: Who the Hell Is This Person Talking to Me and How Exactly Are They Related to Me: The Chart, just in time for your Thanksgiving gathering. (Source: Apparently commenter “Platypus Man” from this Lifehacker post)
Advanced Genealogy Search Tools - Mocavo is the world's largest genealogy search engine with more than 6 billion names in the index. On Mocavo, users can search across millions of family history resources from one centralized website.
As many of you know, last December Ancestry announced that they would no longer support or sell their downloadable family tree software, Family Tree Maker (FTM). This was a great shock to many researchers who had invested in the program. A lot of confusion about Family Tree Maker has ensued sinc…
If you are exploring your ancestry all the way back to the Colonial period in U.S. history, this Infographic will help—providing a timeline and facts to help you better understand the times your ancestors lived in. Read more on the GenealogyBank blog: “Early American Colonial History Timeline Infographic.” http://blog.genealogybank.com/early-american-colonial-history-timeline-infographic.html
Cousins Marrying Cousins? Don't Duplicate People in Your Family Tree - If you haven't encountered it yet, you will. Many of our ancestors came from a time and place where there just were not that many marriage partners to choose from. So, cousins marrying cousins was a pretty common occurrence. Join Crista Cowan as she shows you how to handle "pedigree collapse" in your own family tree without creating duplicates of the same people. #genealogy #ancestry