Genealogy Roundup, September 7

Genealogy Roundup, September 7

‘Chasing Portraits’ recounts journey into lost world

The Genealogy Professional Podcast with guest Megan Smolenyak – Hey, y’all, Marian Pierre-Louis grilled me about my genealogical career on her Genealogy Professional podcast, so you might want to check it out. I’ve done a lot of interviews over the years, but it’s always interesting speaking with Marian because you never know what the next question is going to be! Check out her new Facebook page for this podcast and some of her other interviews while you’re there!

History in a bottle: unique documents belonging to UPA family found in Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast

Work on Grave in the Road finished; Route reopens, renamed to honor family

Retrospective TV special reflects on celebrities’ family history – So they’re going back to Australian celebs and asking about the impact of appearing on Who Do You Think You Are? and learning about their roots. Wish other countries’ versions would do this as well!

Exquisitely detailed model homes function as nightlights – Of course I would be drawn to the Vratislavia one …

Roots: Melissa McCarthy – Still wondering why Melissa McCarthy’s grandfather changed the family name from Carty to McCarthy!

Irish Civil Registration records already live, though not all records have digitized images. Still – exciting stuff!

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