Genealogy groups update

Here are a few email snips from my genealogy groups:

Genealogy Groups Update

Most interesting message Genealogy Computers Chat Yahoo Group Digest 1527

“Per Dick Eastman:

The long-awaited USA version of the British hit Who Do You Think You Are
with Lisa Kudrow, Sarah Jessica Parker and Susan Sarandon originally
advertised to be shown on NBC on April 20, has been postponed according the
NBC Publicity Department in Burbank, CA . At this point there is no known
date for airing.”

Genie Angels Digest 2996 most interesting:
Free genealogy download
Current Release:

* Passenger Arrivals
o Duluth News Tribune
10 Apr 1865
o San Francisco Bulletin
10 Apr 1865
o Philadelphia Inquirer
13 May 1902

Archived Items:

* U.S. Passenger List 1819/1820
* Naturalization lists printed in newspapers
* Navy – Obituaries for 1883
* War Department Obits – Civilian Deaths – 1904
* Family Reunions – Details reported in newspapers
* First Mother’s Day – newspaper article
* First Father’s Day – newspaper article
* 1840 Mormon Petition for Relief from Mob Persecutions
* …and more!

Ancestor Hunters Yahoo group Digest 615

Discussion on finding naturalization record or military records:
When requesting records, keep in mind these items from Ancestor Hunters:

… the Army use to use Service Numbers and later went to using Social Security Numbers. … some of the Military Records were destoryed due to fire/fires.. .and and of course it depends who gets your requests. Some only do what they can get by with, where others go far and beyond.

Soc Genealogy Methods Usenet

* Interpreting records from Registrar of Births, Deaths & Marriages – 1
messages, 1 author
* 1700 -English/Yorkshire document – 1 messages, 1 author

The Ships List Vol 4, Issue 84

I am looking for a passenger list for the Guy Mannering.


Does any one have a passenger list for the Scimitar. London via Plymouth to New Zealand.March 11 1864.

NOGDCR Digest 2301

1864 Petition list of names requesting the right to vote from President Lincoln.

The petition includes many more names. The petition and the history surrounding it will be the focus of a seminar titled “Cast Your Eyes Upon A Loyal Population”: Lincoln and Louisiana’s Free People of Color. I am planning this event in conjuction with Tulane and the La. Lincoln Bicentennial Commission. It is scheduled for May 9 … More details later!–Jari Honora

Program listed as “A Creole Mass” will be on LAE Channel 32 (Direct TV) and
other Cox Cable channels in New Orleans on Tuesday, April 7, at 7:00 p.m. It
is described as Wardell Quezergue’s composition performed at the St. Louis
Cathedral. — RUTH


About Louisiana Genealogy Admin

I manage several RootsWeb mailing lists and message boards, support Louisiana Cemetery Preservation, am a former Louisiana and Mississippi librarian, have been researching genealogy of my family since 1988, and write and promote several blogs supporting either Louisiana genealogy or Louisiana cemeteries.
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