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Host Lisa Louise Cooke and managing editor Diane Haddad bring you news from the 2008 Federation of Genealogical Societies conference.
Ep. 4: September 2008
In this episode:
The Editor’s Desk with Allison Stacy
Lisa and Allison discuss the launch of the new Family Tree Magazine website.
News from the Blogosphere with Diane Haddad
Lisa and Diane chat at the recent FGS 2008 Conference in Philadelphia. Check out the video below!
Top Tips: Operation Online Records
Lisa chats with Rick Crume, author of the article “Operation Online Records” in the Nov 2008 issue article. Join the march to search out military records on the web!
Civil War Sailors and Soldiers System
Best Websites: Minnesota Historical Society
Lisa digs into The Minnesota Historical Society website.
- Minnesota Death Index (featuring Death Cards from 1904 to 1907 and Death Certificates from 1908 to 2001)
- Minnesota Birth Certificates (1900 to 1934)
- Minnesota Marriage Record Requests (currently offers records for about 15 counties)
- Researchers also have the option of borrowing microfilm of the marriage records through interlibrary loan.
Your Host: Lisa Louise Cooke
Listen to Lisa Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems and Genealogy: Family History Made Easy podcasts in iTunes and visit her website for great research ideas, podcast episodes and videos.
Have fun climbing your family tree!