Genealogy Pot-Pourri – Week Ending 6 September 2021

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

1)  Offered “Utilizing Collaborative “BIG” Household Bushes” on Saturday to the Palm Springs Genealogical Society on Saturday, with 28 in attendance in a Zoom assembly.  Answered questions on that and my analysis for one more hour.  A enjoyable group.

2)  Attended the final 90 minutes of the San Diego Genealogical Society DNA Curiosity Group, hosted and introduced by Colin Whitney, on Saturday.  The subject was “Working With AncestryDNA.”  I discovered a number of new tips!

3)  Hosted the Chula Vista Genealogical Society Board Assembly on Wednesday on Zoom.  Wrote, edited and revealed through e-mail the 12 web page September 2021 concern of the CVGS Household Historical past Gazette publication.

6)  AncestryDNA added 55 new DNA matches this previous week, with three new ThruLines and  MyHeritage added 17 new DNA matches.   Reviewed the brand new DNA matches on  AncestryDNA, MyHeritageDNA, FamilyTreeDNA and 23andMe.  Added Notes to three extra AncestryDNA match with cM values, relationships and recognized shared ancestors, and added 2 ThruLines to RootsMagic.  Up to date the variety of DNA matches from all testing firms in Randy’s Autosomal DNA Test and Analysis Summary – 1 September 2021.

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 44,214 of my RootsMagic individuals with FamilySearch Household Tree profiles (up 123).

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 65,380  individuals in my RootsMagic file (up 132), and 141,672 supply citations (up 228).   I TreeShared with my Ancestry Member Tree two instances the previous week updating 254 profiles, and I resolved 624 Ancestry Hints.  I’ve fallen behind on the Ancestry Document Hints with 156,851 to be resolved, however I work on them virtually each day. 

9)  Wrote 16 Genea-Musings weblog posts the previous week, of which three had been press releases.  The most seen put up the previous week was Amanuensis Monday — 1796 Deed of Eleazer Perry Selling Land in Medfield, Massachusetts to Aaron Smith  with over 416 views.   

9)  I’m nonetheless fantastic right here on the Genea-cave, hunkered down and never going out a lot after Week 77 of COVID-19 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 day-after-day.  The bodily therapists got here twice final week and have began extra rehab workout routines.  I went to church on Sunday for the primary time in two months.  The Padres season continues, and the Padres are actually 73-64 (4-2 the previous week).  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 yard work.


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