Genealogy Blogging Beat – Sunday, 15 February 2015

Susan B. Anthony Day honors one of the first women’s rights advocates, working especially for the right to vote. Anthony was born on 15 February 1820 at Adams, Massachusetts. She died 13 March 1906, at Rochester, New York.

Susan B. Anthony Day honors one of the first women’s rights advocates, working especially for the right to vote. Anthony was born on 15 February 1820 at Adams, Massachusetts. She died 13 March 1906, at Rochester, New York.


Today is Sunday 15 February 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: Galileo’s Birthday – Anniversary, Lupercalia, National Flag Day (Canada), Remember the Maine Day, and Susan B. Anthony Day.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Saturday, 14 February 2015

On 14 February 1849, President James Polk became the first US president to be photographed while in office. The photographer was Mathew B. Brady, who would become famous for his photography during the American Civil War.

On 14 February 1849, President James Polk became the first US president to be photographed while in office. The photographer was Mathew B. Brady, who would become famous for his photography during the American Civil War.


Today is Saturday, 14 February 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: Admission Day (Arizona), ENIAC Computer Introduced – Anniversary, Ferris Wheel Day, First Presidential Photograph – Anniversary, League of Women’s Voters Formed, and Valentine’s Day.

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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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Friday, 13 February 2015

Feb 13, 1945. Dresden, Germany. Allied firebombing caused a firestorm that destroyed the city and killed 135,000 people.

Feb 13, 1945. Dresden, Germany. Allied firebombing caused a firestorm that destroyed the city and killed 135,000 people.


Today is Friday, 13 February 2015, and here is what’s available in terms of events in the genealogy blogosphere:

Items of Note

  • Today: Dresden Firebombing – 70th Anniversary and First magazine published in America – Anniversary.

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