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Genealogy Roundup, August 8

By |August 8th, 2018|

In this week's Roundup: A reunion of descendants of a man credited with saving 28 lives along the Niagara River, how the Defense Department identifies remains of soldiers lost in past wars, and more.

Genealogy Roundup, August 1

By |August 1st, 2018|

In this week's Roundup: The variety of tools used to identify decades-old remains of soldiers unaccounted for, the remains of Tuskegee Airman Capt. Lawrence E. Dickson have been officially identified, books that had once belonged to Thomas Jefferson found in a dumpster and returned, and more.

Genealogy Roundup, July 25

By |July 25th, 2018|

In this week's Roundup: A soldier killed in World War II is returned home for burial nearly 74 years after his death, an exciting new project from Reclaim the Records, DNA braids, and more.

Genealogy Roundup, July 5

By |July 5th, 2018|

In this week's Roundup: Best genealogy ad ever, a mother/daughter reunion takes place sixty years after the daughter was told her mother was dead, welcome home and RIP to Sgt. John W. Hall, who gave his life in the Korean War, and more...

Genealogy Roundup, June 27

By |June 27th, 2018|

In this week's Roundup: MyHeritage Offers Free DNA Tests to Help Reunite Separated Migrant Children with their Parents

Genealogy Roundup, June 13

By |June 13th, 2018|

In this week's Roundup: A tribute to Anthony Bourdain, a touching reunion between mother and son, Howie Mandel's long-lost relatives, and more.

Genealogy Roundup, June 6

By |June 6th, 2018|

In this week's Roundup: See some of the photographs that were chosen from the Library of Congress to tell the story of America (though many are more serious in nature, for giggles, we've shown the one of an exceptionally patient cat), find out what can go wrong when you write a novel about your family, and more...

Genealogy Roundup, May 9

By |May 9th, 2018|

In this week's Roundup: A sweet story about a 96-y-o WWII veteran who received unexpected help to visit his wife's grave, new DNA technology (and lots more on genetic genealogy), a missing soldier from the Korean War identified, and much more!

Genealogy Roundup, May 2

By |May 2nd, 2018|

In this week's Roundup: Lots to explore regarding DNA and genetic genealogy, immigration, what to look forward to in the next season of "Who Do You Think You Are?", a new online resource for genies, and, for smiles, an Ancestry blooper

Genealogy Roundup, March 7

By |March 7th, 2018|

In this week's Roundup: 23andMe is in the news – real news and satirical "news" ;-)