Genealogy Networking Update

We enjoyed another evening of genealogy conversation last night at our Genealogy Networking Group. We shared research successes and tips and we brainstormed as well. High points of the evening include: Coming up with ideas for one of our group who is doing a one-name-study on his surname and who wants to contact living relatives…

Genealogy Networking Notes

At our recent Genealogy Networking Group this week we spent a great deal of time going through Family Tree Magazine’s list of top 101 genealogy websites. Some of the ones we examined were: Mooseroots. This is the kind of site you can get lost in for hours at a time.¬†Mooseroost searches lots of other websites…

More Chicago Genealogy

While helping a patron with her Chicago genealogy recently, I came across a few other very helpful websites that anyone doing Chicago genealogy should know about and use. The Newberry Library has a great page on Chicago Genealogy. But don’t overlook their research guides page, either, which has many helpful links to researching Chicago history.…