Other

Genealogical & Historical Societies

Great Web Sites & Pages – I use regularly
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Rants

My Response to Ancestry’s Business Decisions

Reviews

Book Reviews

The Family Tree Problem Solver: Tried-and-True Tactics for Tracing Elusive Ancestors by Marsha Hoffman RisingReview by Don Taylor

Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in My DNA by Richard HillReview by Don Taylor

Software Reviews

Mini-review of CamScanner (within Margaret Lambe’s Prayer Book) 5 Oct 2017
Back to Heredis – 22 Jan 2016
Family Tree Maker for Mac Replacement Search – Part 2 – 17 Dec 2015
My Search for a Family Tree Maker Replacement – Part 1 – 15 Dec 2015
I Switched to Heredis – 6/26/2015

Family Tree Builder for the Mac – 14 Feb 2015

Family Tree Maker Mac 3 – 28 Dec 2013
Heredis 2.1.0 (Mac) – 18 Dec 2012
Backup Solutions – 4 Dec 2012

Website Review

Website Review – Lost Cousins – Review by Don Taylor

General Help

Digitize those Photos! – 4 Mar 70
Determining Cousins – My Formula/Process – 30 Mar 2016
RootsTech Video – “What’s New at Family Search” – 9 Nov 2015
Ethics: Is it enough? (To not use the names of living individuals)
Social Networking for Genealogy (My Presentation at the GPC-MGS.)
Living Individuals, Searching for
Newspaper Searching

We’re Related – Our Closest Famous Relatives

We’re Related – 26 May 2017 – Wife’s: Winston Churchill, Bill Gates, Walt Disney
We’re Related – 28 April 2017 – Wife’s: Miley Ray Cyrus, Johnny Depp, Michelle Obama
We’re Related – 14 Apr 2017 – Mine: Johnny Cash | Jimi Hendrix | Blake Lively
We’re Related – 17 Feb 2017 – Mine:  John Kerry | Luke Bryan | Carrie Fisher 
We’re Related – 20 Jan 2017 – Mine: Stephen King | Walt Disney| Britney Spears

My Other Projects

Adair Project

This project documents my findings regarding the Adair, Scoggins, Hansen, and Glazier ancestors of Paulding and Cobb counties, Georgia.

Angley Project

31 Mar 2015 – Sarah Jones’ mother’s maiden name was Thomas

Blanchard-Utterstrom Project

This project documents my findings regarding the Blanchard, Newcomb, Utterstrom, and Chase families of Maine

Burlison Project

BC-04 – J. B. Burlison (1924-1972)
BC-05 – Bertha Mariam White Burlison Gardner (1926-2013)

Cassel – Nelson Project

CN-06 – Harvey Nelson (1891-1974) and the USS Mongolia

Darling-Drexl Project

See Drexl Project Page.

Hopfe – Bauer Project

See Hopfe-Bauer Project

Jenne M.’s Story

02 Jul 2015 – Bokor: the House of the Bush17 Mar 2015 – The house of Swentko: the name-changers
13 Jan 2015 – Bazsika & Kocun – Tragedy on Iron Ore Road
2 Jan 2015 – A poem by a friend regarding her “Mother’s Line

Middleton-Wandling Project

15 Feb 2015 – William Isack Middleton (1872-?)

Montran Project (Descendents of John Foster Montran)

See John Foster Montran Descendents Project

Morrill Project (MD)

25 May 2016 – Half Baked or Fully Baked – A Morrill Connection?

Mowbray-Mapes Project (MM)

MM-04 – George Siddons Mowbray (1897-1981) (Wikipedia Article)
MM-05 – Dora Spalding Faulkner Mowbray (1898-1960)
MM-06 – Elmer Stephens Mapes (1898-1974)
MM-07 – Marion Josephine Reed Roos (1898-1977)

Pettus Stories

SHADRICK: When the Moon Shadows Land – Part I by Melody Pettus
SHADRICK: When the Moon Shadows Land – Part II by Melody Pettus

Rehfeld/Hatfield Project

RH-06 – Clyde Raymond Hatfield (1894-1959)
RH-12 – Arthur R Hatfield (1865-1931)
5 Apr 2016 – Not a Real McCoy nor a “Real” Hatfield either.

Rittenberry Project

RS-04 – William Dee Ester Rittenberry (1882-1961)
RS-05 – Dora Effie Jane Chism
RS-06 – Willie H Shoemaker
RS-07 – Ruby Foster Wilmoth

Rode/Arvis Project

RA-04 – Reinold Rode (1905-1992)
RA-05 – Delilah Hoefner (1911-1995)
RA-06 – Frances Dominick Arvis (1922-1994)
RA-07 – (Living)
RA-08 – Adolph Rode (1876-1954)
The National Archives – One of my favorite research sites.
RA-11 – Marie C C Raasch (1868-1925)
RA-22 – John Raasch and Charlotte Raasch Nebraska Homesteaders.
RA-45 – John Raasch and Charlotte Raasch Nebraska Homesteaders.

Schlotterbeck Project

SC-04 Charles Fred. Schlotterbeck (1870-1927)

Whitten Project

See Whitten Project Page.