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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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Saturday, 16 August 2014

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Today is Saturday, 16 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: Elvis Presley’s Death – Anniversary and Klondike Gold Discovery – Anniversary.
  • Have you checked out our group on Facebook? Each day we’re posting valuable blogging resources and members are asking questions about the best ways to run their blogs. Come join us!

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Genealogy Blogging Events – Week of 15-22 August 2014

Genealogy Blogging Events Week of 15-22 August 2014
Here is a list of events and goings-on in the world of genealogy blogging. Here’s what is happening in the coming week:

Daze of the Week!

Here are some upcoming dates to look out for so you can plan your genealogy and family history blog posts for next week:

  • 15 August: Assumption of the Virgin, Best Friend’s Day, Julia Child’s Birthday – Anniversary, Edna Ferber’s Birthday – Anniversary,
    Hawaii – Admission Day, Panama Canal Opens – 100th Anniversary, and Woodstock – 45th Anniversary.
  • 16 August: Elvis Presley’s Death – Anniversary and Klondike Gold Discovery – Anniversary.
  • 17 August: Davy Crockett’s Birthday, Fulton Steamboat Sails – Anniversary, and Mae West’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 18 August: Virginia Dare’s Birthday – Anniversary, Mail Order Catalog Anniversary, 19th Amendment Ratified – Anniversary, and Serendipity Day.
  • 19 August: Black Cow Root Beer Float Created – Anniversary, Coco Chanel’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Aviation Day, and Gene Roddenbery’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 20 August: Corn Palace Festival and St. Stephen’s Day – Hungary.
  • 21 August: American Bar Association founded – Anniversary, Lincoln-Douglas Debates – Anniversary, and Poet’s Day.
  • 22 August: Ray Bradbury’s Birthday – Anniversary, Mormon Choir First Performance – Anniversary, Dorothy Parker’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Vietnam Conflict begins – Anniversary.

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