Saturday, 28 February 2009

friends over, great curry, watched the rugby, now onto some games! top night.
secret society has Geronimo? #genealogy
an article on how to use twitter and genealogy together!!
want to beta test new genealogy software? #genealogy

Friday, 27 February 2009

#genealogy find more about professions when researching your tree.

Thursday, 26 February 2009

I'm losing the will to live. doing html when tired is not a good idea.
I'm in service provider purgatory! The question is how long with it last before being returned to internet heaven?
arrgghhh. ancestry is playing up. I can't do any work - slightly annoying!
Money to be made in genealogy? #genealogy

Wednesday, 25 February 2009

that was embarrasing. West Ham barely in it. Thought Kovac didn't help us much either,although its early days for him.
losing 2-0. gutted. we look like we've just woken up from a 3 hour sleep. I fear for West Ham.
off to watch West Ham now - wish me luck!
cross-browser compatability problems?
this is very funny - think about your child's name!!
If these two words, 'Thong robber' interest you, read on.
a response to 'social networking is warping our minds'
#genealogy. Is 'Who do you think you are?' still interesting?
#genealogy Family history software packages review
#genealogy #history good blog on ancestral symbols and abbrevs
#genealogy #history never thought I'd say this but here are tip on researching cemetaries.

Tuesday, 24 February 2009

I forgot my pancakes and by the time I remembered, there was nothing left in the shops!! That's the 3rd year in a row I forgot. Not happy.
#genealogy Aside from production, what is the benefit of genealogy software over storing your family tree on one of the many internet sites?
Getting started with genealogy? #genealogy
#genealogy. Reached 1837? Read on.

Monday, 23 February 2009

a trip to the cemetary - weird or a necessity? #genealogy
some great family history research tips and ancestry links here. #genealogy
not sure this is necessary but I bet plenty buy it. con or useful? #genea;pgy
sorry, this was the advice!! #genealogy
more advide on starting genealogy. #genealogy
more Victorian census occupations added with more sources.
everyone should read this or be reminded. #genealogy
an important point. always cite your sources.
next steps researching your family
Simple - collecting info for genealogy.

Sunday, 22 February 2009

Great introduction to ancestry and their hint system. #genealogy

Saturday, 21 February 2009

more US census records available. thanks dear myrtle.
searching Chinese genealogy?

Friday, 20 February 2009

watching 'Mongol' tonight. very excited - love historical films.
just been feeding my 8 month-old. the food had peas in it - half an hour later I am still seeing that first pea roll to the front .
2012-is doomsday really coming our way? I hope not. It only gives me 4 years to be a rock star!
Not quite sure why but I found this very funny. We've all been there.......
You stick to your guns Miss Ida.
I had no idea the Saudi royal family has Jewish ancestry!
off to the pub for a well-deserved pint of Golden Pippen. hmmmm, lovely.
letting agents - how rubbish are they exactly? If you are in the UK, especially Huddersfield, never go with Whitegates!!!!
Federation of Family History Societies' website to close.
As reported last week, London marriage licenses go online

Thursday, 19 February 2009

looking forward to the weekend and some real ales at the Sair Inn. A pint or two of Enoch's Hammer could be on the cards or am I insane?
sign up to Mrtweet and get your stats.
Australian genealogy? If you're in Melbourne.....
quoite a clever way to drive traffic to your site.
I think everyone with a baby/child should have a go at this!!
what a shame that genealogy 1st-timers are being ripped off.

Wednesday, 18 February 2009

is twitter better than the news?
a victory for he masses uniting as Facebook roll back their new terms and conditions.
Hidden people of Jewish descent.
Scottish genealogy?
Genealogy helps amensia victims

Tuesday, 17 February 2009

I had no idea. Is Facebook getting too 'big brother'?
I love my life, I love my family and I love my work.
@rohitbhargava let's hope companies start to listen!!

Monday, 16 February 2009

Find My Past - better for the 1911 census.
If you live in Stamford, UK and like genealogy.

Sunday, 15 February 2009

you can't make up names like this!

Saturday, 14 February 2009 One of the best genealogy record sets to be digitised. This will halve the time I spend searching indexes! 1521-1869 London marriage licenses put live.
#football Reputation for playing poorly against rubbish teams intact, West Ham get the draw they barely deserve.
#football will West Ham beat Middleborough? I had a good feeling but now I'm worried at 0-1.
should you be able to block your ip addresses from skewing stats in google analytics?

Friday, 13 February 2009

really looking forward to seeing my brother and sister this weekend plus partners. I love seeing them.

Thursday, 12 February 2009

If only I had known this before I got married!!,_its_her_dress&in_article_id=531536&in_page_id=8

Wednesday, 11 February 2009

Is google becoming too powerful? Is it simply the next 'micorsoft'?
a light-hearted look at genealogy. It quackers.
Find your own family hoarder and uncover new branches to your genealogy.
#genealogy I must admit, I am quite enojoying The site is awful but the content is good.
#genealogy #history Medieval records to go online.
#genealogy Wales steeelworks to turn into Family Records Centre
#genealogy One Great Family brings in merging software.

Tuesday, 10 February 2009

an eventful evening of sourcing census occupations. not really that interesting but I'm pleased. #genealogy
Free Family tree software... #genealogy
An interesting article on genetics and Jewish genealogy. Not as accurate as it sounds.
# genealogy Sorry Norfolk, but for everyone else it is amusing.
# genealogy Researching your ancestry is like being a history detective.
#genealogy Tips on upgrading from FTM 08 to 09
#genealogy Someone trying something a little diffrent.

Monday, 9 February 2009

ask for info on ancestors whilst you can! #genealogy
I'm creating a list of all census occupations. A work in progress but..... #genealogy
Black History Month continues: #genealogy
A beginner's guide to the UK Family Records Centre: #genealogy

Sunday, 8 February 2009

Wolfsbergen,Kronengold,Kirschenstein and Plaskowsky complete the Rare names index.
An interesting article on life aboard a ship bound for Jamaica......
I've updated the first name in my rare names index, 'Brashier'.
More names to come!

Saturday, 7 February 2009

Went out with some friends to the Yorkshire Sculpture Park today which was lovely, espeically in the snow.
not quite my thing but it you want to be green and have a family tree...
1911 Ireland census release dates:

Friday, 6 February 2009

why not come and see my all new twitter page?
updating, making it better or at least I hope so!
off to put my daughter to bed now. 'calm down boris' followed by serious genealogy research....what a combination!!
Very disappointing from #genealogy
I'm looking forward to the weekend and seeing some friends. Got some linking to do on my website - increasing my presence on the internet and all that.

Thursday, 5 February 2009

Nice to see technology progression in Africa:

Wednesday, 4 February 2009

Congratulations to Stephen Fry - over 100000 followers on twitter. pretty impressive.
1911 census - a round-up
Stephen Fry - the king of twitter!!

Tuesday, 3 February 2009

well, after an hour out in the snow I have so far failed to move my car more than 2 metres!!

Monday, 2 February 2009

at last, websites are running again - not at all annoying trying to do work today. at least the snow was nice to look at. I asked for 1cm, I got 30!
Convict in the family?
a useful blog on the new LDS site:
at last, some snow!! hurrah.

Sunday, 1 February 2009

Scotland genealogy interest on the up: