Genealogy Pot-Pourri – Week Ending 1 August 2022

 Listed below are the highlights of my household historical past and family tree associated actions over the previous week.  

1)  Attended the Chula Vista Genealogical Society Basic Assembly on Wednesday on Zoom with about 57 attendees.  Melissa Barker introduced “Researching in Libraries and Archives: The Do’s and Don’ts.”

2)  Labored on the CVGS web page so as to add August occasions following the loss of life of our webmaster, Gary Brock.  Checked out the One Drive repository for CVGS papers and recordsdata – I want the username/password so as to add or delete something.

3)  Revealed a family tree biography for the 52 Ancestors sequence for seventh great-grandfather  #710 Abraham Tucker (1653-1725) of Dartmouth, Massachusetts.

4) Transcribed a probate file doc –  1824 Will of Thomas Seaver of Townsend Massachusetts  for the Amanuensis Monday sequence. 

5) AncestryDNA now has 40,561 DNA matches (up 20 from 25 July) for me immediately, with two new ThruLines.  MyHeritageDNA now has 10,579 DNA matches (up 12 from 25 July) for me, with no new Theories.  Reviewed the brand new DNA matches on AncestryDNA, MyHeritageDNA, FamilyTreeDNA and 23andMe.  Added notes to 2 AncestryDNA matches. 

6)  There have been three classes working within the RootsMagic software program program to match with and replace FamilySearch Household Tree profiles for Seaver households and my ancestral households, with occasional additions to the RootsMagic profiles. I’ve matched 48,278 of my RootsMagic individuals with FamilySearch Household Tree profiles (up 118).

7) Used Net Hints and File Matches from Ancestry, MyHeritage, Findmypast and FamilySearch so as to add content material and supply citations to my RootsMagic profiles. I now have 69,886 individuals in my RootsMagic file (up 120 from 25 July), and 145,240 supply citations (up 40). I TreeShared 42 new or modified profiles with my Ancestry Member Tree, and I resolved 391  Ancestry Hints. My present Ancestry Member Tree has Ancestry File Hints with 25,136 to be resolved, however I work on them a number of instances every week. 

8) Wrote 13 Genea-Musings weblog posts final week (Sunday by way of Saturday), of which one was a press launch. Probably the most seen put up final week was  Genealogy Pot-Pourri – Week Ending 25 July 2022 with over 208 views.

9)  That is week 125 since COVID restrictions.  My restoration from coronary heart surgical procedure is nearly full.  Linda is at a reminiscence care and expert nursing facility in Chula Vista 7 miles from dwelling and I visited her six instances final week.  I went purchasing on Monday.  Lori and Logan got here on Tuesday final week and left on Saturday morning.  Lori re-stocked my fridge with meals and did some cleansing out of the toy cupboard and ebook cupboard.  We went to the Padres recreation on Friday night time and gained 10-1.  I’m nonetheless actually drained day by day, take a minimum of two naps every day, and attempt to stroll for half-hour day by day on the block.  I watched the Padres video games day by day  and we at the moment are 57-46 on the season (3-3 final week).  


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