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My Research Progress: Census Research

The next research area we will explore in the My Research Progress view is Census Research. If you click on the Census Research link, the center area of the screen in My Research Progress view will appear. In the top … Continue reading

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My Research Progress: Death Statistics

The next research area we will explore in the My Research Progress view is Death Statistics.  If you click on the Death Statistics link, the center area of the screen in My Research Progress view will appear.  In the top … Continue reading

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My Research Progress: Vital Statistics

The first research area we will explore in the My Research Progress view is Vital Statistics.  If you click on the Vital Statistics link, the center area of the screen in My Research Progress view will appear.  In the top … Continue reading

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What Is The My Research Progress View

My Research Progress is the first view seen in GenDetective.  My Research Progress works hand in hand with My Personal Research Goals, to present a visualization of your genealogy research.  The goal of visualizing My Research Progress is to quickly … Continue reading

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Why Make Your Own Jam?

My friend Kevin asked:  When and why did I start to make my own jam?  The easy answer is years ago.  Why did no one know?  Without social media, it was  never publicized.  It’s like the cookies I make at Christmas.  … Continue reading

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Strawberry Jam Time

This year the east coast strawberry crop was late coming in, and didn’t last very long.  A wet spring coupled with cool days, meant the strawberries were about 3 weeks late ripening and the season ended a week early.  Rule … Continue reading

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It’s Genealogical Institute Time!

Today I leave for Gen-Fed, which is the Genealogical Institute on Federal Records.  I’m excited!  Gen-Fed is a one week-long program that provides an in-depth look at the materials held by the National Archives that are of interest to genealogists.  … Continue reading

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My Family View: Ahnentafel Report

The Ahnentafel report in My Family View is a simple ahnentafel report that recounts each of the generations in a persons lineage.  In this system, each person is assigned a unique number, with mails being even numbered and females odd, … Continue reading

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My Family View: Detailed Worksheet

The Detailed Worksheet found in My Family View is a the most detailed report about an ancestor available in GenDetective!  This detailed examination looks at each person including parents, marriages, children, a detailed timeline, notes and citations for each event.  … Continue reading

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My Family View: Research Worksheet

The Research Worksheet found in My Family View is a detailed report similar to a traditional family group worksheet with additional information.  This detailed report while lacking the timeline included in other reports, focuses on the details of his life, … Continue reading

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