Category Archives: RootsWeb

>RootsWeb mailing lists up for adoption

>There are several Louisiana RootsWeb mailing lists up for “adoption” on RootsWeb: LA-CEMETERIES, LA-FRENCH-GERMAN, LA-IMMIGRANTS, LA-NATIVEAMERICAN, LA-OBITUARIES, LAASCENS, LACADDO, LACALDWE, LAEASTBA, LAEASTFE, LAGEN, LAJEFFDAVIS, LAJEFFER, LALAFOUR, LAORLEAN, LAREDRIV, LASTBERN, LASTCHAR, LASTHELE, LASTJOHN, LATERREB, LAWESTBA You can go here for more … Continue reading

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>Louisiana roll call: How many plates do we need?

>RootsWeb is home to over 31,000 mailing lists and list archives. There are surname lists, too. I’ve been searching for another surname list to join. I have even subscribed to a few foreign language lists. Google translate makes things so … Continue reading

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>Freepages Server At RootsWeb Down for 1 Day

>The HelpDesk at RootsWeb has left this message today: Freepages:2008-08-18We will be moving the freepages server to new hardware today. We need to shut down ftp and file manager in order to get a final copy of the data. You … 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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>"Land of Free Genealogy", a new banner

>The mailbag was full this morning with interesting reads. Here are a few of my picks from the mailbag. The LAGenWeb mailing list posted that there is a proposal and discussion about several new banners going up on RootsWeb USGenWeb … Continue reading

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>RootsWeb hidden parish genealogy sites

>RootsWeb doesn’t link to several Louisiana parish LAGenWeb websites from its main page. It is has been an issue for some time now. From the main RootsWeb page, click on “websites at RootsWeb“, then “United States of America“, and then … Continue reading

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