Calendar of Genealogy Events

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On This Day in History: Japan Surrenders on September 2, 1945

02 Sep 2014 10:00

The surrender of the Empire of Japan on September 2, 1945, brought the hostilities of World War II to a close. The surrender marked the end of one of the biggest hostilities in history, one that altered the lives of millions of people. You can find details about the surrender on dozens of web sites, […]

Plus Edition Newsletter Has Been Sent

02 Sep 2014 06:05

To all Plus Edition subscribers: The EOGN Plus Edition newsletter was sent to you a few hours ago. If your email provider blocked it, don’t forget that the latest Plus Edition newsletter is ALWAYS available at: Your email provider cannot block that address so the newsletter is always available to you. Here are the […]

(+) The True Expense of Genealogy Research

01 Sep 2014 18:16

The following is a Plus Edition article written by and copyright by Dick Eastman.  Today’s story about the closing of the Hiram Whittington Arkansas Local History and Genealogy Room in the Garland County Library in Hot Springs, Arkansas, is sad news. (See for details.) However, in this case, I have to agree with Library […]

Recent Updates to the Calendar of Genealogy Events

01 Sep 2014 18:10

The following pages have recently been updated in the Calendar of Genealogy Events: United Kingdom, Alabama, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Nebraska, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. All information in the Calendar of Events is contributed by YOU and by other genealogists. […]

First International Genealogy Conference Held in Limerick, Ireland, Attracting Both Irish and Overseas Visitors

01 Sep 2014 17:43

Over the past weekend, attendees at an international genealogy conference listened to a number of different speakers discussing a wide range of family history and genealogical topics. There was representation from across Ireland, America and Canada. The event, which was opened by Mayor Michael Sheahan, featured professional genealogists from the Association of Professional Genealogists in […]

Garland County (Arkansas) Library Closes Its Genealogy and History Room

01 Sep 2014 14:23

The Garland County Library in Hot Springs, Arkansas has closed its Hiram Whittington Arkansas Local History and Genealogy Room, citing competition from the Internet. According to an Associated Press article by David Showers at, “patrons who had previously relied on its genealogical and historical troves to trace their origins can now do it remotely […]

It is the First Day of the Month: Back Up Your Genealogy Files

01 Sep 2014 07:00

It is the first day of the month. It’s time to back up your genealogy files. Then test your backups! Actually, you can make backups at any time. However, it is easier and safer if you have a specific schedule. The first day of the month is easy to remember, so I would suggest you […]

A Quick Note for Plus Edition Subscribers

30 Aug 2014 22:10

If you are a Plus Edition subscriber, you probably already know I normally send the weekly Plus Edition newsletter to you by email on Sunday evenings. However, this week I will be a bit busy. On Sunday, I will fly from Glasgow, Scotland, to London, England, sit on the ground for a few hours, then […]

Report from Day #2 of the Who Do You Think You Are? Live Scotland Expo

30 Aug 2014 21:59

Today was the second and final day of the family history and heritage expo held in Glasgow, Scotland. In short, it was a lot like the first day, only busier. I guess that makes sense; more people can attend a family history expo on a weekend than can make it on a weekday. The crowd […]

Symposium in Glasgow – The Future of Professional Genealogy

30 Aug 2014 21:55

As the Who Do You Think You Are? Live! expo in Glasgow was winding down, the professional genealogists and a number of other interested persons and organizations were invited to attend a presentation and discussion concerning the potential need for a framework for genealogical education, licensing, and/or regulation in the British Isles. While I certainly […]
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