Genealogy Blogging Beat – Thursday, 1 January 2015

On 1 January 1892, Ellis Island was opened as an immigration processing center for those arriving in the United States, replacing Castle Garden. Over the years more than 20 million individuals were processed through the stations.
Today is Thursday, 1 January 2015, and here is what’s available in terms of Daily Blogging Prompts and other related events in the genealogy blogosphere:

Items of Note

  • Today: Data Backup Day, New Year’s Day, Commonwealth Formed – Australia, Ellis Island Opens – Anniversary, Emancipation Proclamation Takes Effect – Anniversary, First Baby Boomer Born – Anniversary, and Alfred Stieglitz Birthday – Anniversary.

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.

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