Genealogy Blogging Beat – Sunday 17 July 2016

On 17 July 1955 Disneyland - considered the first theme park in America - opened in Anaheim, California.

On 17 July 1955 Disneyland – considered the first theme park in America – opened in Anaheim, California.


Today is Sunday, 17 July 2016, and here is what’s available in terms of genealogy blogging and other related events in the Genealogy Blogging world:

Genealogy Blogging Items of Note

  • Today: Berenice Abbot’s Birthday – Anniversary, Anne Hutchison Memorial Day, Czar Nicholas II and family executed – Anniversary, Disneyland Opens – Anniversary, Kansas City Hotel Disaster – 35th Anniversary, National Ice Cream Day, Spanish Civil War Begins – Anniversary, and Wrong Way Corrigan Day – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Saturday, 16 July 2016

African-American journalist and crusader Ida B. Wells was born 16 July 1862 at Holly Springs, Mississippi.

African-American journalist and crusader Ida B. Wells was born 16 July 1862 at Holly Springs, Mississippi.


Today is Saturday, 16 July 2016 and here is what’s available in terms of Daily Blogging Prompts and other related events in the Genealogy Blogging world:

Genealogy Items of Note

  • Today: Atomic Bomb tested – Anniversary, District of Columbia established – Anniversary, National Woodie Wagon Day, Ginger Rogers’ Birthday – Anniversary, Barbara Stanwyck’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Ida B. Wells’ Birthday – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Friday, 15 July 2016

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rij

The Dutch painter Rembrandt was born on 15 July 1606 at Leiden, Netherlands.


Today is Friday, 15 July 2016, and here is what’s available in terms of genealogy blogging and other related events in the Genealogy Blogging world:

Genealogy Blogging Items of Note

  • Today: Rembrandt’s Birthday – Anniversary and Saint Swithun’s Day.

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