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COVER: Tall Tales and Legends
Sue Lisk turns to websites when trying to understand ancestral legends, and ways to separate the fact from the fiction

Surviving Irish Records
Michelle Dennis looks at records that survived the 1922 fire and explosion at the Public Record Office of Ireland

Update: The Launch of Beyond 2022
Joe Grandinetti checks back in to give an update on the Beyond 2022 Project - the Virtual Record Treasury of Ireland website

More Ways of Transforming Ancestral Photographs
Lisa A. Alzo offers more suggestions and investigates use of AI Art Generators and Animations

Avoiding the Perils of Assumption
Robbie Gorr reminds us that we should avoid assumptions and strive for accuracy in our research

Let’s Explore State-Specific Encyclopedias
Diane L. Richard looks at State-specific encyclopedias and what they have to offer

What's In a Name?
Stephen L.W. Greene takes us on a journey to understand the “hows” and “whys” of naming conventions

Starting with Stone Soup
Sue Lisk looks at ideas for crafting your ancestor’s story

Saloon Ancestors
David A. Norris investigates Tapsters, Saloonkeepers and Bartenders who you might come across in your research

Pietro Lima: Prisoner of War #224
Marianne Perry tries to shed some light on her Italian grandfather’s arrest as an “enemy alien” in Toronto in 1940

Digging Up Cemetery Records on FamilySearch
Karen L. Newman says that searching to the end of the microfilm roll is a must for successful research

Internet Genealogy looks at websites and related news that are sure to be of interest

Genealogy Questions
"How Do I Research Slaveholders in My Family? "

Photos and Genealogy
Rick Voight goes Roadtripping

Back Page:
Dave Obee marks 10 years of writing this column
and wonders where the future will take him



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