Monthly Archives: November 2015

Civil War Pensions at the National Archives

On Wednesday, November 18th, a friend and I took a day trip to the National Archives in Washington, DC.   We caught Amtrak at 30th street station in Philadelphia at 6:05am and arrive in Washington around 8:20 and by 9:00 I … Continue reading

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Maps Are Possible With Coordinates

In my past few posts we have been discussing coordinates and standardized place names.  Besides exporting our locations in a Location History file, what else can we do with our locations?  Using our standardized locations for our events GenDetective can place your … Continue reading

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Assigning GPS Coordinates in GenDetective 2

In my prior post we took at look at how you can determine which locations in your family tree did not match to a “known” location.  Thinking about your family tree, what locations would you think would fail to match … Continue reading

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