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Genealogy Clues by The Ancestor Detector

November 5th, 2013 No Comments

Need a Great Holiday Gift Idea?

Forget the ugly sweaters and tacky ties. Give your loved ones a Holiday gift that they’ll actually like this year! Now that November is upon us, it’s time to start thinking about Holiday gift giving again. It can be difficult to come up with unique Holiday gift ideas, so this year, why not surprise a loved […]

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August 31st, 2012 No Comments

Need a Unique Gift Idea?

Are you desperate for a unique gift idea? Are you looking for that perfect birthday present, an anniversary gift with a serious wow-factor, a retirement gift, or a special gift that will become a treasured family keepsake? Have you ever thought about presenting someone with the precious gift of a Family History Book? Do you know someone […]

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September 26th, 2011 No Comments

The Importance of Genealogy

The reasons for tracing one’s family history likely varies from one person to the next. The things that inspire me are likely different from the things that excite you. But regardless of who you are and where you are in life, below are some of the reasons why you should become passionate about genealogy… that is, if you aren’t already completely addicted…

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August 10th, 2011 No Comments

Family Medical History

As a professional genealogist, I cannot stress enough the importance of learning about all aspects of your family history. This can be especially true in regards to family medical history. By learning more about our past, we can make changes to better our health and our future.

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October 12th, 2010 1 Comment

Historical Maps

Just like a carpenter can’t finish a job without his tool belt, a good family researcher must have his or her own set of tools, and no tool kit is complete without a collection of maps.

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