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Colorado Springs Colorado North Family History Center/Family History Tips and Hints

Tips & Hints:

January 2017
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     Tips 2017 - 13 Jan - How to Trace women in Your Family tree
     Tips 2017 - 12 Jan - Ancestry Insider - Fee Increase for Immigration Records
     Tips 2017 - 11 Jan - The Ancestry Insider (FamilySearch Reviews 2016 Accomplishments – Part 2)
     Tips 2017 - 10 Jan - The Ancestry Insider (FamilySearch Reviews 2016 Accomplishments – Part 1 )
     Tips 2017 - 05 Jan - Tips in Family Tree
     Tips 2017 - 05 Jan - The Ancestry Insider (RootsTech 2017 Semifinalists Announced for Innovator Showdown )
     Tips 2017 - 03 Jan - The Ancestry Insider (CeCe Moore to Keynote RootsTech 2017)


December 2016

     Tips 2016 - 30 Dec - Find My Past (Scotland Mental Health Institutions Admissions 1857-1859)
    Contains as well:
        Scotland Prison Registers Index 1828-1884
        Gloucester Apprentices 1595-1700
        Existing Records for Existing Sets:
                Kent Baptisms
                Kent Banns
                Kent Marriages
                Kent Burials
    Tips 2016 - 16 Dec - Find My Past - (Misc - Queensland Passport Index (1915-1925))
    Contains as well:
        New South Wales 1841 Census
        British Army discharges, 60th Foot 1854-1880
        Middlesex War Memorials
        Additional Records for Existing sets:
            Britain, Histories & Reference Guides
    Tips 2016 - 15 Dec - Signed, Sealed, Delivered
    Tips 2016 - 14 Dec - Making sense of census records
    Tips 2017 - 14 Dec - How to Use Census Hints Like a Pro
    Tips 2016 - The Ancestry Insider (Monday Mailbox Layton)
    Tips 2016 - 8 Dec - Tracing Orphaned Ancestors


November 2016

    Tips 2016 - 29 Nov - The Ancestry Insider (#RootsTech Contest Winner and Keynote Speaker Announcement - Family Discovery Day 11 Feb )
    Tips 2016 - 25 Nov - Find My Past (British Army Service Records - Scots Guard 1799-1931)
        Contains as well:
        Queensland, Mackay, funeral notices and funeral director records
        Pennsylvania baptisms 1709-1760
        Pennsylvania burials 1816-1849
        Additional Records for Existing Sets:
                United States Marriages
                Irish Newspapers
    Tips 2016 - 23 Nov - Find My Past (How to Discover Your Early American Ancestors)
    Contains as well:
        How to Discover Your Early American Ancestors
        Quick Tips
    Tips 2016 - 23 Nov - 8 Tips for Tracing Your Early American Ancestors
    Tips 2016 - 21 Nov - The Ancestry Insider (Monday Mailbox Film at 1100 )
    Tips 2016 - 18 Nov - Find My Past (1939 Register)
    Contains as well:
        New South Wales, Government Railways and Tramways Roll Of Honour, 1914-1919
        Britain, The National Guard In The Great War 1914-1918
        Ireland, 19th Century Directories
    Tips 2016 - 17 Nov - The Ancestry Insider (RootsWeb Update as of 17 November 2016 )
    Tips 2016 - 16 Nov - The Ancestry Insider (RootsTech Amazing Presenter Lineup)
    Tips 2016 -16 Nov - Family tree (How to Get Started With Genealogy Research)
    Tips 2016 - 06 Nov - The Ancestry Insider (News Ketchup for 4 November 2017)
    Tips 2016 - 05 Nov - The Ancestry Insider (Win Free RootsTech Admission!)
    Tips 2016 - 04 Nov - Story Telling
    Tips 2016 - 03 Nov - Layton FamilySearch Center Open House-The Ancestry Insider
    Tips 2016 - 02 Nov - RootsTech 2017 Free Pass Contest-The Ancestry Insider
    Tips 2016 - 02 Nov - How to use Parrish Records (in UK and Ireland) - Find My Past
    Tips 2016 - 01 Nov - RootsTech and Family Discovery Day Keynotes -The Ancestry Insider


October 2016

    Tips 2016 - 27 Oct - The Ancestry Insider (Find A Grave Community Event Finds 211,655 New Graves
    Tips 2016 - 26 Oct - The Ancestry Insider (Ancestry.com Releases We’re Related App)
    Tips 2016 - 24 Oct - Finding Your Immigrant Ancestors - My Past
    Tips 2016 - 21 Oct - New Records
    Contains as well:
        Canada Census 1901,
        Easter Rising (Ireland Under Martial Law 1916-1921),
        Ireland, Histories, Reference Guides,
        United States, Transatlantic Migration Indexes,
        United States, Connecticut Town Vitals,
        The Barbour Collection Indexes,
        United States, Early American Vital Records Indexes,
        Ireland Roman Catholic Parish Registers Browse,
        Facts and Finds - Find My Past
    Tips 2016 - 18 Oct - The Ancestry Insider (FamilySearch Adds 141 Million New Record Hints)
    Tips 2016 - 17 Oct - The Ancestry Insider (Monday Mailbox_Entering Unknown Persons in Family Tree)
    Tips 2016 - 13 Oct - (Tip of the week-Confirmation Bias)
    Tips 2016 - 12 Oct - The Ancestry Insider (Ancestry_com Receives Economics Award)
    Tips 2016 - 10 Oct - The Ancestry Inside (Monday Mailbox FamilySearch Sign In “Woahs”)
    Tips 2016 - 09 Oct - Find my past - Expert tips, and how-to's all month long


September 2016

    Tips 2016 - 30 Sep - Findmypast (New Records)
    Contains as well:
        British Army, Worldwide Index 1851<br     Contains as well:
        Warwickshire Burial Index
        England Billion Graves Cemetery Index
        Ireland Billion Graves Cemetery Index
        United States Billion Graves Cemetery Index
        Australia Graves Cemetery Index
        New Zealand Billion Graves Cemetery
    Tips 2016 - 30 Sep - Tracing your Irish ancestors
    Tips 2016 - 30 Sep - Humor Comic (family history skeletons)
    Tips 2016 - 29 Sep - The Ancestry Inside (Find A Grave Global Cemetery Meetups Planned)
    Tips 2016 - 26 Sep - Tip of the week
    Tips 2016 - 23 Sep - Find My Past (New Records added - Cheshire Vital Records Browse 1500-1991)
    Contains as well:
        The Shipwrecked Passenger Book: Sailing Westbound from Europe for the Americas 1817-1875
        Quintin Collections - United States Family Histories
        Additional Records for Existing sets:
            The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record
            Britain, School and University Register Books
            United States, State & Local Histories
    Tips 2016 - 22 Sep - The Ancestry Insider (Linda K. Gulbrandsen and FamilySearch Partners – #BYUFHGC)
    Tips 2016 - 20 Sep - The Ancestry Insider (MyHeritage Provides FamilySearch Source Button)
    Tips 2016 - 16 Sep - The Ancestry Insider (The White Mormon and the Black Muslim – A Tale of Serendipity)
    Tips 2016 - 09 Sep - The Ancestry Insider (Serendipity in Denmark in the Middle of Nowhere)
    Tips 2016 - 08 Sep - The Ancestry Insider (Coming to America Finding Your Ancestor’s Arrival Record on Ancestry)
    Tips 2016 - 07 Sep - The Ancestry Insider (2016 conference of the Federation of Genealogical Societies)
    Tips 2016 - 06 Sep - The Ancestry Insider (1812 Pension Files)
    Tips 2016 - 05 Sep - The Ancestry Insider (Public Private Tree Indexes)


August 2016

    Tips 2016 - 25 Aug - The Ancestry Insider (Jim Ericson - Straight Talk about the State of Indexing Pt 2)
    Tips 2016 - 24 Aug - The Ancestry Insider (Jim Ericson -Straight Talk about the State of Indexing Pt 1)
    Tips 2016 - 24 Aug - The Ancestry Insider (Jim Ericson of FamilySearch “Straight Talk about the State of Indexing”)
    Tips 2016 - 24 Aug - Moving Day-TOW- ancestors in the wrong place - wrong marriage, wrong parents, wrong children
    Tips 2016 - 23 Aug - findmypast- Discover more about your ancestors- Get Started Using Newspapers
    Contains as well:
        OUR BRITISH AND IRISH NEWSPAPERS
        QUICK TIPS
        TIPS & TRICKS
    Tips 2016 - 23 Aug - The Ancestry Insider - Full list of 101 Best Websites for family history
    Tips 2016 - 21 Aug - A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words -tip of the week
    Tips 2016 - 20 Aug - Transform Ancestor Searches with Little Known Digital Records- Director's letter
    Tips 2016 - 20 Aug - News from the Field Inspired Impressions - FamilySearch Blog
    Tips 2016 - 20 Aug - 75 Free New Webinars from the Family History Library - FamilySearch Blog
    Tips 2016 - 20 Aug - 22 Aug The Ancestry Insider -RootsWeb Update
    Tips 2016 - 19 Aug - Find My Past - England & Wales Non- Conformist Marriages
    Contains as well:
        Ireland, Outrage reports 1836-1840 [HO 100]
        Middlesex, London, Old Bailey Court records 1674-1913
        Additional Records for Existing sets:
            England & Wales Non-Conformist Births and Baptisms
            England & Wales Non-Conformist Marriages
            England & Wales Non-Conformist
    Tips 2016 - 18 Aug - The Ancestry Insider (Crista Cowan Supercharge Your Ancestry Searches on Ancestry.com)
    Tips 2016 - 17 Aug - The Ancestry Insider (Gordon Atkinson - Coloring Your Tree With Newspapers.com)
    Tips 2016 - 16 Aug - The Ancestry Insider (Lauren Treasure and Getting Started with DNA-#BYUFHGC)
    Tips 2016 - 15 Aug - Monday Mailbox: Frankenstein Monsters
    Tips 2016 - 12 Aug - Find My Past (New South Wales 1891 Xensus)
    Contains as well:
        New South Wales 1891 Census
        Additional Records for Existing sets:
            Staffordshire, Parish Registers Browse, 1538-1900
            Staffordshire Banns
            Staffordshire Burials
            Scotland, Registers & Records

    Tips 2016 - 11 Aug - Gordon Atkinson and Fold3 – #BYUFHGC
    Tips 2016 - 10 Aug - Two Techniques for Healing Broken Links
    Tips 2016 - 09 Aug - 3 Tips to earn a gold medal in genealogy
    Tips 2016 - 08 Aug - Steven Michael Law (1960-2016)
    Tips 2016 - 05 Aug - Darned Image Citations
    Tips 2016 - 03 Aug - How To Find Your Criminal Ancestors


Need HELP getting started, unstuck, give or receive Feedback.

Please call the FAMILY HISTORY CENTER TELEPHONE:
  (719) 534-9621

or email:
CO_ColoradoSpringsNorth@familyhistorymail.org

NOTE:  We are closed when School Districts 20 and/or 38 are closed due to inclement weather.

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