Grave obsessions

Why I love Family Tree Maker 2017
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Choice of genealogy software applications is very individual. This post discusses Family Tree Maker 2017, which was just made stronger with the 2019 release of the application.
Maine’s digital records explode at FamilySearch
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If you were like me and initially stunned and short of breath upon hearing that FAMILYSEARCH was ending microfilm rental on August 31st, take heart! Yes, rental is ending, but it is being replaced with something far better - DIGITAL RECORDS!
Seek and ye shall find….the missing children of Benjamin and Cynthia (Day) Bursley
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With the help of GenealogyBank and digitized newspapers, another mystery is solved!
Nathaniel Lord, the 3rd great grandson of Robert Day
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On 27 November 1742, twenty-eight year old Elizabeth Day (daughter
Harriet Luzetta Day Arithmetic Book
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Another eBay score: the arithmetic book of Harriet Luzetta Day, sister of my third great grandmother!
Veteran’s Day Patriot Pedigree
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My parents met in the Army. Not only was my mother in the military, but each generation of her family has been involved in major conflicts going back to the Revolutionary War. I am proud of my military ancestors who served for our freedom.
Custom smartphone cases carry your ancestors!
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The iPhone 7 was just released. My iPhone 6 Plus is just fine though, although it just had it's second birthday. My case, however, is quite cracked and desperately in need of replacement.
I toppled my self-created brick wall!
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Death certificates can be a great source of information - but this one was quite frustrating to me.
U.S history – OUR history
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Patriots and red coats, oh my! My husband and I spent an awesome week in Boston, and enjoyed visits to Lexington and Concord, Cambridge, and my favorite town, Quincy.
The Future of Family Tree Maker
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The genealogical community was certainly rattled when Ancestry announced the imminent retirement of Family Tree Maker (FTM) in December 2015.  Many people breathed a sigh of relief two months later when Ancestry shared:
The animals of my ancestors
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Could the love of animals be genetic?
The Chosen Genealogist
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This Facebook post so eloquently describes the passion...the know