This week’s crème de la crème — August 22, 2020

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week.

Crème de la crème of genealogy blogs

Blogs
Two items on Ontario newspapers and Go Get Gazette Gold by John D. Reid on Canada’s Anglo-Celtic Connection.

Best Genealogy Sites for Irish Research: Ulster Historical Foundation by Donna Moughty on Irish Family Roots.

Ancestors from Donegal? You’re in for some treats! by Claire Santry on Irish Genealogy News.

Researching African American Ancestors in Government Documents Part 1 : U.S. Federal Census, Freedmen’s Bureau and Freedman’s Bank Records by Diana Elder on Family Locket.

Book Review: Tracing Your Irish Family History on the Internet: A Guide for Family Historians, Second Edition by Chris Paton by Paul Milner on Milner Genealogy.

What Kind of a Car Did Grandpa Own? by Mary Kircher Roddy on Searching for Stories.

Major Breakthrough with DNA on Genealogical Musings.

Articles
Making a home for history in restored stone building in Alexandria by Bonnie Laing, The Review, Vankleek Hill, Ontario.

Family reunited with First World War family treasure after Toronto man finds Bible on the street by Alex McKeen, Toronto Star, Ontario.

Century-old photographs digitized by Saint John’s Loyalist House by Travis Fortnum, Global, Saint John, New Brunswick.

A Database of 5,000 Historical Cookbooks Is Now Online, and You Can Help Improve It by Reina Gattuso, Atlas Obscura, United States.

For more gems like these throughout the week, join the Genealogy à la carte Facebook group. When you submit your request to join, you will be asked to answer two quick questions about your family history research.

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Posted On: August 22, 2020 at 06:06AM