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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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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