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Ohio Opens Adoption Records

Welcome to this week’s SCDL Tree Talk Tuesdays. In the last few weeks we here have noticed a increase in the department of people looking to find information on their birth parents.   144 more words

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Buyer Beware: Consider Hiring Someone to Pull Vital Records

I just returned from a run to a Connecticut town clerk’s office. I was looking at land records, but just to be safe, I asked to review the vital records for the same period. 183 more words

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New Jersey Vital Records: What? How? Where? in 2015

I’ve updated a 2013 JRG post on accessing vital records in New Jersey:

Yes, unfortunately, obtaining vital records can be a challenge in New Jersey if you don’t know where to start your search. 475 more words

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News You Can Use in Your New York Research

In the past few weeks, both FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com have each updated 2 New York collections. 96 more words

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Seeking Those Michigan Ancestors...

As a Reference Archivist and librarian, it is always exciting to discover a new family history web site, database, or print publication that can assist me in my personal research or professional work. 276 more words

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Peter Pan's mid-life crisis

Spoiler alert:  Peter Pan DID grow up!  In fact, The Fairy Tale Genealogist has uncovered evidence of a mid-life crisis for ol’ Pete. Yes, vital records can be valuable in piecing together the untold stories of fictional characters. 252 more words

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Peter Pan's mid-life crisis

Spoiler alert:  Peter Pan DID grow up!  In fact, The Fairy Tale Genealogist has uncovered evidence of a mid-life crisis for ol’ Pete. Yes, vital records can be valuable in piecing together the untold stories of fictional characters. 252 more words

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