Items of Note
- Happy blogiversary to Carr Family Search (started 19 May 2013).
- Today: Carl Akeley’s Birthday – 150th Anniversary, Anne Boleyn Executed – Anniversary, Dark Day in New England – Anniversary, Lorraine Hansberry’s Birthday – Anniversary, Malcolm X’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Victoria Day – Canada.
- Later this afternoon, come meet blogger Valerie Hughes of the Genealogy with Valerie blog in our ongoing series May I Introduce To You by Gini Webb.
Military Memories: 31 Writing Prompts to Celebrate Your Military Ancestors
Throughout the month of May, GeneaBloggers will be listing the Military Memories: 31 Writing Prompts to Celebrate Your Military Ancestors created by GeneaBloggers member and author Jennifer Holik.
May 19: The Home Front. Did any of your female ancestors lose a husband? How did that affect the family? When we think about the word ‘lose’ consider those men and women that came back from the war changed in some way either mentally or physically. Did any of your family’s soldiers live in a Veterans Hospital after the war? How did that affect the family?
Daily Blogging Prompts
Many genealogy and family history bloggers like to post to their blogs every day, but at times are at a loss for ideas. Take your inspiration from today’s Daily Blogging Prompts below – click on each prompt for a description. Prompts are a great way to create new content and you can participate in a community effort with other genealogy bloggers.
- Amanuensis Monday
- Madness Monday
- Mappy Monday
- Maritime Monday
- Matrilineal Monday
- Military Monday
- Motivation Monday
- Mystery Monday
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