Category Archives: LAGenWeb

>Join the LAGenWeb Project – Parish adoptions

>There are a number of adoptable parishes in Louisiana.  You may view parish projects at the LAGenWeb Project website. http://www.lagenweb.net/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=45&Itemid=61 Here is a list of adoptable parishes from the LAGenWeb website. West Baton RougeVernonSt. Mary St. MartinLincolnJefferson DavisIberiaGrantCatahoulaCaldwellBeauregardAvoyellesAscension Advertisements

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Hurricane Audrey

Research – National Weather Service – Hurricane Audrey An interesting post from GenForum’s Louisiana genealogy message boards led me to search for records concerning Hurricane Audrey in 1957. It led me to a sad, but interesting, discovery in a cemetery … Continue reading

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>Louisiana Old Photos, ladaily uploads, and KISSIN KUZZINS

>If you have relatives from Plain Dealing, Louisiana you may want to check out the photos on Louisiana Old Photos. There are a few really cute school photos over there. I subscribe to the ladailyupload mailing list on USGENWEB. You … Continue reading

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>Presidential Memorial Certificates and Historic Mid City

>November 9 – 15th is National Veterans Awareness Week The Louisiana Dept. of Veteran Affairs maintains – Louisiana’s Fallen Heros – Gone but not forgotten. Please take a moment to visit this site and reflect. From http://www.va.gov/November 5, 2008 What … Continue reading

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>USGenWeb Search

>For those of you checking out the new site at USGenWeb or the new LAGenWeb url’s and are finding out that the search engines are not working on RootsWeb, you can go to the Google Custom search engine that I … Continue reading

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>How to search the USGenWeb or LAGenWeb archives using Google

>The archives for Louisiana are located here: http://www.usgwarchives.org/la/ It appears that some of the parish archives URL’s still appear active from http://www.lagenweb.org and some have changed their locations. Be sure to open each parish URL into a new window, or … Continue reading

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>USGenWeb Moved!?

> The following are messages from Tina Vickery, NC of USGenWeb: After a twelve-year association with Rootsweb, theUSGenWeb Project has moved to an independent serverdonated by a member who wishes to remain anonymous. Ihave made the necessary updates to ensure … Continue reading

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