Monthly Archive: May 2011

May 28

2012 Legacy Genealogy Cruise

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Note: Recent press release from Legacy Family Tree The 9th annual Legacy Genealogy Cruise, to be held May 12-21, 2012, starts and ends in Oslo, Norway, and visits the following ports: Le Havre (Paris), France; Cherbourg, France; Dublin, Ireland; Liverpool, England; and Edinburgh, Scotland. We will sail on Royal Caribbean’s Vision of the Seas ship. Attend our …

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May 25

Wordless Wednesday: W.D. Boyce gravesite

W.D. Boyce & Boy Scout Memorial, Ottawa Avenue Cemetery, Ottawa, Illinois

May 13

Birdie Monk Holsclaw IGHR Scholarship

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Press Release by Colorado Council of Genealogical Societies at NGS 2011, Charleston SC In the summer of 2010 the Birdie Monk Holsclaw Memorial Fund Committee announced the establishment of the Birdie Monk Holsclaw Scholarship for IGHR. The scholarship is name for and in honor of Birdie Monk Holsclaw who for many years attended IGHR and …

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May 13

NGS 2011 at Charleston

Pipers preparing for opening ceremony

Twenty years ago I attended my first genealogical conference—that’s when I left teaching so that I could pursue genealogy full-time. With each and every adventure, there is so much to learn and so many more wonderful people to meet. The NGS conference in Charleston is no different, I’m pleased to say. On Tuesday afternoon, I was …

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