Genealogy Blogging Beat – Monday 18 August 2014

19th amendment signed
Today is Monday 18 August 2014, and here is what’s available in terms of Daily Blogging Prompts and other related events in the genealogy blogosphere:

Items of Note

  • Today: Virginia Dare’s Birthday – Anniversary, Mail Order Catalog Anniversary, 19th Amendment Ratified – Anniversary, and Serendipity Day.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Sunday 17 August 2014

fulton's steamboat
Today is Sunday 17 August 2014, and here is what’s available in terms of Daily Blogging Prompts and other related events in the genealogy blogosphere:

Items of Note

  • Today: Davy Crockett’s Birthday, Fulton Steamboat Sails – Anniversary, and Mae West’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • Each Sunday, Olive Tree Genealogy offers a new blogging prompt under the heading Tattle Tales. This week’s prompt: Let’s Visit Grandma. If you write your own blog and you are participating in this challenge, please use the hashtag #52SharingMemor.

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New Genealogy Blogs 16 August 2014

New Genealogy Blogs - Saturday 16 August 2014There are 6 newly-discovered genealogy and family-history related blogs that we’ve located this week. Remember to try and help out these new blogs by:

  • using any follow feature listed on the blog
  • adding them to your blog reader
  • adding a comment on their blog saying “hi” and “welcome”

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