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Ben Affleck was “embarrassed” to discover that he had slaveowning ancestors. “The very thought left a bad taste in (his) mouth.”[1. “'Embarrassed' Ben Affleck Admits t ...
To be judged the reputed father
Anyone who regularly reads this blog knows that The Legal Genealogist is a huge fan of Michael D. Lacopo's compelling story of identifying his grandfather, his mothe ...
Don't forget the appeals
One of the most powerful sources of genealogical information on the face of the earth is the military pension file.
Chock full of detail on everything from the military ...
So... did you forget the webinar last night from the Board for Certification of Genealogists?
Did you encounter one of those oh-so-common problems, like life getting in the way of ge ...
Where to find them
One of The Legal Genealogist's standard recommendations to folks heading out on research trips is to tuck a copy of the state's records access laws into their research bags, in c ...