Feb 21, 2010

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Finding My Long Lost Jeffers Cousins...

I have written before about why it pays to advertise your family research...

Feb 13, 2010

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Why You Should Still Use Family Hist...

In the age of Google we sometimes think that everything is online but we...

Feb 5, 2010

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Genealogical Society of the Northern...

This week’s blog is coming from Darwin in the Northern Territory where...

Feb 1, 2010

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Your Family History – Recordin...

Last week’s blog was Recording Your Own Life, this week’s blog is...

Jan 23, 2010

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Recording Your Own Life

I have spent this week thinking about my own life. Why? I am enrolled in the...

Jan 15, 2010

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52 Weeks to Better Genealogy –...

I have accepted a challenge from Genea-Bloggers to participate in a 52 Weeks...

Jan 8, 2010

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Is My Family Already On The Internet...

Not too many years ago, most genealogists and family historians used to...

Dec 28, 2009

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New Year Genie Aspirations – I...

Maintain my health and fitness program so that I will have the energy and...

Dec 23, 2009

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50 Australian Websites For Family Hi...

Christmas Greetings! There are numerous ‘best of’ lists but rarely do they...

Dec 17, 2009

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No Time For Family History

Many years ago I bought a slim Federation of Family History Societies...

Dec 11, 2009

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Living Relatives – Don’t...

This week’s blog sees me back in Brisbane at my mother’s. Over...

Dec 4, 2009

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Serendipity or Advertising Your Ance...

I finished last week’s blog  by saying that Serendipity would guide...

Nov 29, 2009

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Online BDMs Demolish Brick Walls

My last two blogs have been about preparing for my talk on Convicts and...

Nov 19, 2009

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Using Police Gazettes

In some ways this is a continuation of last week’s entry in that it...

Nov 12, 2009

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Using Online Newspapers: the good an...

I have been working on a talk Convicts & Criminals for the Mulwala Family...

Nov 5, 2009

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Mining and Criminal Records in Queen...

In 1992 I successfully completed the Diploma in Historical Studies at the...

Nov 3, 2009

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Radio interview in Mount Gambier, So...

On Monday 2 Nov 2009 I was interviewed by Stan Thomson during his Mornings...

Oct 21, 2009

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Mining Ancestors

In an earlier blog, This Week in History, I mentioned how the Gympie gold...

Oct 13, 2009

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This Week In History

It is interesting to reflect on events that may have impacted on our...

Oct 8, 2009

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Why is there a crimp on Cornish past...

At the weekend I went to the Central Highlands Family History Expo in...

Sep 30, 2009

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Graeme Davison 2007 talk on podcast

Graeme Davison’s talk on speed relating and the internet revolution in...