Genealogy Blogging Beat – Saturday, 28 March 2015

Mar 28, 1881. P.T. Barnum and James A. Bailey merged their circuses to form the “Greatest Show on Earth."

Mar 28, 1881. P.T. Barnum and James A. Bailey merged their circuses to form the “Greatest Show on Earth.”


Today is Saturday, 28 March 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: Earth Hour, “Greatest Show on Earth” formed – Anniversary, Something on a Stick Day, Three Mile Island Accident – Anniversary, and Weed Appreciation Day.

Fearless Females: 31 Blogging Prompts to Celebrate Women’s History Month

Once again, in honor of National Women’s History Month, Lisa Alzo of  The Accidental Genealogist blog presents Fearless Females: 31 Blogging Prompts to Celebrate Women’s History Month.

March 28 — Do you remember your mother’s best friend? Your grandmother’s? How and where did they meet? How long were they friends? What activities did they share?

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Friday, 27 March 2015

Alaska 1964 Earthquake

The strongest earthquake in North America registering 8.4 on the Richter scale hit Alaska on 27 March 1964.


Today is Friday, 27 March 2015, and here is what’s available in terms of events in the genealogy blogosphere:

Items of Note

  • Today: Alaska Earthquake – Anniversary, Quirky Country Music Song Title Day, and Patty Hill Smith Day.

Fearless Females: 31 Blogging Prompts to Celebrate Women’s History Month

Once again, in honor of National Women’s History Month, Lisa Alzo of  The Accidental Genealogist blog presents Fearless Females: 31 Blogging Prompts to Celebrate Women’s History Month.

March 27: Do you know the immigration story of one or more female ancestors? Do you have any passenger lists, passports, or other documentation? Interesting family stories?


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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Thursday, 26 March 2015

Mar 26, 1874. American poet who tried his hand at farming, teaching, shoemaking and editing before winning acclaim as a poet. Pulitzer Prize winner. Born at San Francisco, CA, he died at Boston, MA, Jan 29, 1963.

Mar 26, 1874. American poet who tried his hand at farming, teaching, shoemaking and editing before winning acclaim as a poet. Pulitzer Prize winner. Born at San Francisco, CA, he died at Boston, MA, Jan 29, 1963.


Today is Thursday, 26 March 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: Robert Frost’s Birthday – Anniversary, Make Up Your Own Holiday Day, National Spinach Day, and Purple Day – World Epilepsy Awareness Day.

Fearless Females: 31 Blogging Prompts to Celebrate Women’s History Month

Once again, in honor of National Women’s History Month, Lisa Alzo of  The Accidental Genealogist blog presents Fearless Females: 31 Blogging Prompts to Celebrate Women’s History Month.

March 26 — What education did your mother receive? Your grandmothers? Great-grandmothers? Note any advanced degrees or special achievements.


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