Genealogy Pot-Pourri – Week Ending 13 September 2021

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

1)  Hosted and led the Chula Vista Genealogical Society Analysis Group Assembly on Wednesday on Zoom with 35 in attendance.  We mentioned the place our grandparents have been born, the CVGS publication, Ancestry buying GeneaNet, Ancestry releasing extra of the Freedmen’s Bureau assortment, the brand new POW/MIA data at Fold3, free lessons at FamilySearch, and the gree Webtember lessons at MyHeritage and Household Tree Webinars.  I additionally shared my Family tree Pot-pourri  posts as a option to maintain monitor of what I do every week.  Within the second hour, a number of attendees requested analysis questions, and offered solutions and feedback.

2)  Attended the 2 classes of the San Diego Genealogical Society month-to-month program on Saturday, that includes speaker Donna Moughty on “Methods for Researching Your English Ancestors” and “Irish civil Registration and Church Information.” 

6)  AncestryDNA added 1 new DNA matches this previous week, with no new ThruLines and  MyHeritage added 5 new DNA matches.   Reviewed the brand new DNA matches on  AncestryDNA, MyHeritageDNA, FamilyTreeDNA and 23andMe.  Added Notes to 0 extra AncestryDNA match with cM values, relationships and recognized shared ancestors, and added no new ThruLines to RootsMagic.  

7)  There have been a number of 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 44,423 of my RootsMagic individuals with FamilySearch Household Tree profiles (up 209).

8)  Used Net 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 65,615  individuals in my RootsMagic file (up 235), and 142,082 supply citations (up 410).   I TreeShared with my Ancestry Member Tree two instances the previous week updating 351 profiles, and I resolved 1041 Ancestry Hints.  I’ve fallen behind on the Ancestry Document Hints with 157,752 to be resolved, however I work on them virtually day by day. 

9)  Wrote 15 Genea-Musings weblog posts the previous week, of which one was a press launch.  The most seen submit the previous week was Amanuensis Monday — 1797 Deed of Administrators of Estate of Dr. Moses Hill Eleazer Perry Selling Land in Medfield, Massachusetts to Aaron Smith  with over 273 views.   

10)  I’m nonetheless positive right here on the Genea-cave, hunkered down and never going out a lot after Week 78 of COVID-19 isolation.  Linda is at a reminiscence care and expert nursing facility in Chula Vista 7 miles from house and I go to her for an hour daily.  The bodily therapists got here twice final week and have began extra rehab workout routines.  The Padres season continues, and the Padres are actually 74-68 (1-4 the previous week).  I went to the grocery retailer on Monday and Friday. Two buddies took me out to lunch on Friday at Farmer’s Desk in Chula Vista — it was fantastic being with buddies.  Aside 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 slightly yard work.


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