Genealogy Pot-Pourri – Week Ending 13 December 2021

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

1) Hosted the Chula Vista Genealogical Society Analysis Group Assembly on Wednesday on Zoom.   We mentioned Reclaim the Data, RootsTech 2022 and movies fromRootsTech 2021, the FamilySearch Catalog homework.  I reported on my leads to Italian data, and several other others reported their progress.  

2) Participated in right this moment’s Mondays With Myrt Zoom webinar. We mentioned the [anel’s Christmas reminiscences and traditions, plus a number of family tree information objects.

3) Transcribed a deed document in  1740 Deed of Robert Sever of Framingham, Mass. Buying Land in Framingham From Thomas Frost  for Amanuensis Monday.
5)  Discovered a number of extra delivery, marriage and dying data for my grandsons’ ancestors in Capestrano, L’Aquile, Italy, and prolonged a number of strains again one other technology or two.

6) AncestryDNA added 49 new DNA matches this previous week, with no new ThruLines, and MyHeritage added 20 new DNA matches. Reviewed the brand new DNA matches on AncestryDNA, MyHeritageDNA, FamilyTreeDNA and 23andMe. Researched and added ancestral strains for 2 23andMe DNA matches t RootsMagic, and added Notes to about 30 23andMe matches.

7)  There have been a number of periods 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 46,172 of my RootsMagic individuals with FamilySearch Household Tree profiles (up 22).

8) Used Internet Hints and Document Matches from Ancestry, MyHeritage, Findmypast and FamilySearch so as to add content material and supply citations to my RootsMagic profiles. I now have 67,534 individuals in my RootsMagic file (up 53 from final week), and 143,596 supply citations (up 81). I TreeShared 159 new or modified profiles with my Ancestry Member Tree, and I resolved 1,352 Ancestry Hints. My present Ancestry Member Tree has Ancestry Document Hints with 23,248 to be resolved, however I work on them nearly every day.  

9) Wrote 17 Genea-Musings weblog posts the previous week, of which two have been a press launch. Probably the most considered put up the previous week was Amanuensis Monday — 1740 Mortgage Deed of Robert and Eunice Sever of Framingham, Mass. Selling Land to Directors of the Manufactory Company with over 260 views.

10) I’m nonetheless high-quality right here on the Genea-Cave, hunkered down and never going out a lot after Week 91 of COVID-19 semi-isolation. Linda is at a reminiscence care and expert nursing facility in Chula Vista 7 miles from residence and I go to her for an hour every single day – we normally play Uno and she or he wins about half the time.  Completed the Lengthy Time period Care software for Linda’s care.  The Chargers gained their sport on Sunday.  Lastly began the Christmas letter and mailing listing, and did some buying on-line.  I went to the grocery retailer on Monday and Friday. Apart from that, it was stay-at-home on the pc doing (primarily) family tree, plus consuming, sleeping, laundry, cleansing, cooking, watching TV information and sports activities, studying books, napping, and a bit of yard work.


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