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2017 ARTICLE ALSO IN THIS ISSUE
January On The Price of Glitter DIRECTORS CORNER-Help with New Year's Resolutions---Duplicates in Family Tree--- Merging People in Family Tree---Research with FamilySearch's Wiki
February On YESTERDAY DIRECTORS CORNER-Write Your Life Story Confronting the Changes in the Family Tree---The Periodical Source Index---New Records Available (Yorkshire & Derbyshire)
March On Ancestral Awe DIRECTORS CORNER-connecting your family and preserving family stories Record Collections You Shouldn't Miss---BillionGraves Tree
April On A Time to Learn DIRECTORS CORNER - The Five Generation Exercise---Use FamilySearch's Mobile Apps---Elephind.com (Newspaper Archives)
May On Doing Things My Way DIRECTORS CORNERr-One-on-One Help Woman Finds Lost Father with DNA Test---Resources for Consultants---Importing Pictures---Catholic Church Records in Findmypast
June On Vanishing Cream DIRECTORS CORNER-Temple and Family History Consultants--- Family Tree Lite---Battle of the Somme---Arkansas newspaper project
July On Trying Perfectly DIRECTORS CORNER-Family History Detective Activity---Indexing Online---Ogden Family History Conference---Family History Guide
August On the Unusual DIRECTORS CORNER-Family History Center Open House---Finding Your Immigrant Ancestors with FamilySearch---LDS Census Records---FamilySearch Discontinuing Microfilm;---WSU's Steward Library Special Collection
September On Being Special DIRECTORS CORNER-It's been a Wonderful Summer!---Rules of Genealogy---Family.me-Interactive Tree with Living Relatives---MYHERITAGE ACQUIRES LEGACY FAMILY TREE
October On Giving Director’s Corner-High lights of Conference speakers---The Family History Guide Blog---Olive Tree Genealogy (free genealogy records)---‘Mother’s Curse’(the passing of genetic disorders)
November On Giving Thanks Directors Corner-The Family History Guide---Find Temple Opportunities---Duplicate Storms on the Tree--- Import Google Photos to FamilySearch---New Records in Find my Past
December
2016 ARTICLE ALSO IN THIS ISSUE
January On Memories and More Memories Dutch Archives--- Mountain West Digital Library--- Digitized Books on MyHeritage--- Share Tales in New Memories Gallery
February On How Will You Be Remembered? From Findmypast (Irish newspapers)--- Findmypast and Mocavo come together--- Adding Multiple Copies of the Same Sources
March On Love (a Valentine Message) DIRECTOR'S CORNER (RootsTech)--- Family Tree Maker--- BYU Family History Library Webinars--- Findmypast New Partnerships--- How do I Start my Family History?--- Scotland's People
April On Looking Up DIRECTORS CORNER (Facebook)---Record Detective™ II--- Fascinating Temple Website--- CloudConvert Dutch Records in SuperSearch
May On Israel DIRECTORS CORNER (Printing Temple Cards at Home)---Book Matching helps Research---Changes in GENUKI (UK & Ireland Genealogy)--- Watching the Watchers---The Family History Guide
June On The Wonders of the World ' DIRECTOR'S CORNER (Library 50th Birthday)---"Green Temple" Hunting---Your Family Stories-In One Place---Findmypast Marriage Collection
July On The Gathering DIRECTOR'S CORNER (Ogden City recognize FamilySearch Library)---Duplicates and Merging---Ancestry Launches 100 Million Dutch Records
August On Super Heroes DIRECTORS CORNER (50th Anniversary open house)---What's New on FamilySearch?---Helps in Scandinavian Research--- Hundreds of Graves found at Staten Island---Episcopal Indexed Parish Records
September On Doing What is Necessary DIRECTORS CORNER (Story Tellers Rule the World?)---CanadianHeadstones.com---Early Irish Marriage Index---Yorkshire Collections in Findmypast---Printable Family Trees and Genealogy Charts
October On The Best and the Worst DIRECTORS CORNER (Ogden Family History Conference)---Guild of One-Name Studies---Flash Drive Scam---Finding British Ancestors Tips---Genealogy: Thoughts on Reality
November On Being A Guide DIRECTORS CORNER (Nauvoo Temple)---FAMILY HISTORY WEBINARS---European Family History Website---new approach to family history---New Records Available
December On Judging Others DIRECTORS CORNER (Music and Historical Inspiration)---PhotoScan (phone app)---Google Translate---FamilySearch's Research Wiki
2015 ARTICLE ALSO IN THIS ISSUE
January On The Importance of the Abrahamic Covenant "Top Ten Safe Computing Tips--- World War II Enlistment Records Online---
February On My Place Making Your Temple Experience More Sacred--- Family Tree Hinting--- Family History Missionary Experience
March On The Good the Bad and the Ugly 5 Fun Ways to Record (journal keeping)--- FamilySearch Catalog--- Find Historic Newspapers in America--- Top 100 Genealogy Websites of 2015
April On Straight Paths Probate Records for Research--- Scandinavian Records-Online--- Don't forget to research U.S. state census records--- More Than 40,000 Digital Genealogy Books--- How to Print to PDF File
May On Hearing It Through the Grapevine Who Owns Your Genealogy Data?--- RESEARCH WIKI--- Did Your Ancestors Vote?--- Using RootsMapper
June On Fathers Are Important Too Discover Ancestors in Obituaries--- Clean up Grimy Old Photos--- Help Prune the Family Tree
July On Make My Day Welcome New Directors---Immigration and Naturalization Sources--- Historic Journals Site--- Online Training
August On "What Would The World Be Like, If ... Meet the New Directors." Meet the New Directors---Saskatchewan Cemeteries Project--- Information Removed from Online?--- The Family History Guide--- Obituary Search Suggestions
September On Making the Most of What We Have Left Previously Unknown Mormon Pioneers--- Discovering the Mormon Battalion--- FamilySearch.org App Gallery
October On Contagious Probate - Landmark Collection--- The End of Reality(no supporting sources)--- Scottish Records
November On Census Records Family History Find!!! (African American)--- How Will Your Descendants Know Their Ancestors?--- British Voter Records--- Historic Newspaper Page
December On Being Confident To Do Rediscovered Leather Trunk (17th Century Letters)--- Mexican Historical Records--- State of Indexing Portrait Colonial Life
2014 ARTICLE ALSO IN THIS ISSUE
January On The Power of Story Telling Include why you didn't include it.---'Find military records' 'Wills and Probate Records---
February On Death and Dying Search for Siblings--- US Gen Web Project--- 'Steps to a Successful Family Reunion'
March On The Power of Story Telling ll Reading Old Handwriting Study---Family History for Teens Emotional Health--- Polish Website for Genealogy
April On Life's Markers News Paper Cat--- Source Tracker--- Understanding Patterns of Inheritance (DNA)--- African American Genealogy--- 17 Signs that You'd Qualify as a Witch in 1962
May On Being Mindful . Darned online Trees,(Source Snobbery)--- Tech Tip Split Screen
June On Death and Dying Spiritual passport--- English Research and the Familysearch Wiki--- Focusing on Specific Objectives--- What Family History can do for your family
July On Pets Cousins Research---Cash Valley History--- The Computer Crashed!
August On Pioneers and Pilgrims No deposit No withdrawal--- Revolutionary War Records--- Find Mormon Ancestors
September On The Best Thing That Ever Happened to Me I am Ready Now--- Mistaken Marriage Dates--- Are You Missing Genealogy Information?---
October On a Yes Face Can You Teach What You do not Know?--- Locate Females After Marriage--- Access to Family Search Partner Sites--- Tools of the Trade
November On His Fruits How to Search in the Digital Books on Family Search--- Elphind: A Digital Newspaper Collection Search Engine--- Reading Old Documents--- Law of the Harvest
December On Wake Up Calls Military Records--- American Indian Records--- Find Cousins for Temple work
2013 ARTICLE ALSO IN THIS ISSUE
January On Gates Pre-1850 U.S. Census Records---Sorting Out Who's Who--- Too Young for Family History? Think Again!---A Guide to Online Genealogy Searches
February On Collaboration Emergency Planning 101---Better Searches with Soovle---An Internet Miracle---FamilySearch Isn't Just Your Family Tree---The History Part of Family History
March On Imitation Discovering English Ancestors---The Literal Light of Christ---What is Twitter?---A Simple Way to Read Old Tombstones---Statistics On Birth Records---Promise from a prophet
April On "Missionary Service Here and There" Researching Families from Germany---America Newspapers--- Research Wiki-Find an ancestor---Untold Stories - Ellis Island Museum---WikiTree
May On Temples Copy It!---Texas History---City Directories Online---First Name Abbreviations
June On Hearts The gift of the Spirit of Elijah--- Tie Family History to the Temple---Importance of Families---LDS Church commentary: Society needs strong families
July On Conversion American Memory Website---MyHeritage 'Record Detective'---Focus on One Ancestor at a Time---Digital Public Library of America---Billion Graves FamilySearch Tree Connect
August On Hanging-On Family Treasures: Tips and Tricks---Preparing Names for Temple---DNA Battle---Jumping the Pond: Strategies for Immigrant Origins
September On Baptism for the Dead - Historically FamilySearch Techniques---Has It Been Indexed?---Turn Our Hearts---DAR Genealogical Research---The Double-Bladed Scarf Joint!
October On Windows of My Soul Historical Newspapers---Ancestor Records in Family Tree---Native American Resources---FindaGrave.com.
November On Confidence Periodical Source index--- Social Security Death Index---Judge Ye Not--- FaceBook Collaboration---Why I Like Obituaries
December On Christmas Migration---Middle Names---Remember the Power of One---Youth Family History projects
2012 ARTICLE ALSO IN THIS ISSUE
January On Then and Now Dad’s Pocketknife---Find a Grave
February On What Will Ye Learning by Example---Which Genealogy Software to Choose?---Handy Site (Newspaper)---Top 100 Most Popular Genealogy Websites
March On Keys Documenting hand-me-downs---Genealogy Search Engine---Inspiring Story---Batch Number Search in FamilySearch
April On The Source of Confidence Digital Books---The "Greatest Generation"---Probate Records Tip--- Electoral Rolls for Ancestors---FaceBook---About Mocavo
May On Descriptive Words Youth Finding names for Temple Ordinances---Citations Explained---Historical Map Collection---Arbitrators Should Take Pride
June On Someday Take time Out---What is Mocavo?---Having Faith to Let Go
July On Being All Things Research Helps---Temple Work---Fact or Fiction?---Wiki---City Directories---Ellis Island Records
August On Circumstances of Birth The Challenge---Do You Have a Patriot Ancestor? ---Cell Phone, Genealogist Tool---City Directories--- 5 Minute Genealogy
September On Forks Irish Records---Amistad---Beware of SCAMS---Why Immigrants Change Their Name---Begin Your Family Tree
October ‘He Knows Me' Orphan's Court Dockets---Massachusetts Records--- Sourcing---Ogden FamilySearch Library Wiki---Digital Books
November On Siblings Using WorldCat--- Record Matching in My Heritage---Finding Your Way Out of the Genealogy Twilight Zone
December On Tools PERSI---LDS Church to Assist Genealogists---Storms
2011 ARTICLE ALSO IN THIS ISSUE
January On Patience Question and Answer---Search Strategies---FH Insight
February On Getting Help By George!---Symbolism---FamilySearch Website Updated
March On ‘A Time for Everything' A Little-Known Government Genealogy Service---Tech Tip---A Research Tip to Remember!---Civil War Research Tip!
April On Life’s Purpose Mocavo.com---How One Stake Promoted Family History---Google Books---Are You a Ludite?---Drinking Downstream from the Cows
May On Prejudices A Research Tip!---Lessons Learned From an Obituary---Find A Grave
June On the Last Decade Free Historic Collections---Five Places to Find the Children---A Nice Ride in the Mountains
July On The Resurrection BillionGraves.com---Newspaper Archive---Recover Data From Hard Drive---Message Boards
August On Work Horses Telling Their Story Through Images---Tears of Joy--- Photo Albums---Social Security Death Index (SSDI) Reliability---Mocavo adds New Features
September On the Kingdom of God Land records and Newspapers---What to Do With Old Floppy Disks---Forensic Genealogy?
October On High Mountains Genealogy Meets the Blogosphere---5-minute Genealogy
November On the Path to Conversion Hispanic Surnames---Preserve Your Work---Pass it On
December On Priorities and Distractions Researching Civil War Ancestors---My Personal Story, Emil Hansen---Pay Attention to Obituaries---Birth Record Search,