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

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

Project Adair

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

Blanchard-Utterstrom Project

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

Angley Project

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

Burlison Project

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

Darling-Drexl Project

See Drexl Project Page.

Hopfe – Bauer Project

HB-00 – Last Hopfe on Earth? 3 Dec 2016

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-?)

Morrill Project (MD)

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

Mowbray-Mapes Project (MM)

4 – George Siddons Mowbray (1897-1981) (Wikipedia Article)
5 – Dora Spalding Faulkner Mowbray (1898-1960)
6 – Elmer Stephens Mapes (1898-1974)
7 – 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.

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

Louise Frances Bickford – Descendant of second Mayflower voyage? Posted 3 Mar 2015.

Jump Hunting and the Maine Register – Posted 29 May 2015

WB#04 – Herbert Winfield Whitten – (1883-1967) – Posted 22 Aug 2015.
WB#05 – Francis Florence Murphy Whitten (1886-1952) – Posted 21 Oct 2015.
WB#06 – Everett Anson Bickford (1876-1957) – Posted 9 Feb 2016.
WB#07 – Ada Marie Chase (1876-1940) – Posted 16 May 2016.
WB#08 – Daniel Whitten (1859-1950) – Posted 6 Dec 2016.
WB#09 – Martha Angelina Libby (1863-1938) – Posted 15 Feb 2017