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Webinars on sale

Today only at Legacy Family Tree The Legal Genealogist usually doesn’t highlight sales, except for DNA sales, but this one is too good to pass up. There’s a 30% off sale, today only (Monday, November 28th), at Legacy Family Tree Webinars on its annual...

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And more DNA doings

New tools and another sale There are more and faster developments in the DNA world than ever before, these days. It seems like hardly a day goes by — and certainly never a week that goes by — without some new tool or concept or both being available to help...

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Calendaring kindness

The advent of genealogical payback Advent is not the kind of term you’ll ordinarily find in a legal dictionary. Or in a genealogical dictionary either. But it’s a word that’s going into The Legal Genealogist‘s vocabulary, starting tomorrow....

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More to be grateful for…

Lifelong learning opportunities Of all the things The Legal Genealogist is grateful for, right at the top of the list genealogically is the opportunity to learn to be a better genealogist. Figuring out what records exist, and then where to find them, and then how to...

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Another kind of thankfulness

Now as we say goodbye To one of our own We may be lonely But we’re not alone Though the leaves will fall And the tears will flow May it always comfort us to know The family tree will always grow — Christopher Lennon, John Vester, Mark Lennon,Michael...

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Days of thanks

What I’m thankful for… As the genealogical community here in the United States heads off to celebrate Thanksgiving, The Legal Genealogist invites readers to stop for a few days and take stock. Just what is it that we’re thankful for? The opportunity,...

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That other health option

Using Promethease There isn’t a week that goes by that The Legal Genealogist doesn’t get the question from a reader somewhere. It’s usually someone dealing with an unknown parentage situation, but not always. And the question is very simple: “how do...

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February cuddles

The November babies Did you ever notice, in your genealogy software, how some months are — um — how shall The Legal Genealogist put this…? — er… more active, in family history terms? There’s certainly a tradition for June brides,...

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