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Facebook Puts Genealogists in Contact with New Cousins

Facebook Puts Genealogists in Contact with New Cousins

Looking back over the year, I could think of many things to be thankful for.  But, I am most grateful to several Azorean cousins who have taken the time to share their family stories with me.  I would have never found them had it not been for Facebook. Who Knows What Happened in the Azores After My Ancestors Left? Ten years ago, I came into contact with a woman from Massachusetts.  We had similar surnames in Maia, a village on…

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Genea-Blogger’s Blog Networks on Facebook

Genea-Blogger’s Blog Networks on Facebook

I have marked off another item completed on my Genea-Blogger Group Games challenge. I have signed up for five genealogy blogger networks on Facebook. I only needed to do one, but  were several that piqued my interest. I have been a fan of a couple of these blogs for years and it was nice to give them some support. These are the groups I signed up for: California Genealogy Society and Library Blog. Though I am not a member (can’t…

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