Unclaimed Persons

Genealogy Roundup, May 17

By |May 17th, 2018|

In this week's Roundup: Geographical connection between Michelle Obama's and Meghan Markle's 3rd great-grandmothers, unclaimed persons, amusing names, and more.

Genealogy Roundup, June 8

By |June 8th, 2016|

This week, we've rounded up an interview on unclaimed persons, a mystery surrounding photo booth portraits, a look at Victorian-era memento mori photographs, multitasking genes, and more!

Genealogy Roundup, June 1

By |June 1st, 2016|

This week, explore a unique town in Ohio founded by a freed slave from Virginia as well as a treasure trove of Civil War photos, get a genealogy lesson from Michelle Obama, and learn what one community did to remember unclaimed persons.

Genealogy Roundup, May 25

By |May 25th, 2016|

This week, a look at the burial site of George Washington's grandma, some of the individual stories of unclaimed persons in New York City, keeping the memories of loved ones alive, and much, much more!

Genealogy Roundup, December 16

By |December 16th, 2015|

This week in Genealogy Roundup: passports, antique mourning jewelry, a memorial for unclaimed persons, a glimmer in the U.S. Arunachal search, and much more . . .

Genealogy Roundup, October 21

By |October 21st, 2015|

A reunion between Korean families separated for more than 60 years, more on Bruce Springsteen's roots, PBS' 'Finding Your Roots' Returns, a profile of an unclaimed person, and much more!

Genealogy Roundup, April 15

By |April 15th, 2015|

Key & Peele on Ancestry.com, Modern Genealogy article, Genealogist helps Lackawanna County find next of kin for unclaimed dead, and well-known genealogist stepping down.

Genealogy Roundup, November 26

By |November 26th, 2014|

Folks are starting to wake up to the concept of unclaimed persons and WWII love letters reveal 3 Soldiers vying for same woman’s heart.

Genealogy Roundup, November 12

By |November 12th, 2014|

At L.A. County cemetery, unclaimed dead await a final resting place. Tributes to our veterans.

Genealogy Round Up, September 16

By |September 16th, 2013|

Grant money for Genealogy Initiatives and great article about Unclaimed Persons.