Genealogy Blogging Beat – Wednesday, 15 February 2017

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 Wednesday, 15 February 2017, and here is what’s available in terms of genealogy blogging and other related events in the Genealogy World:

Genealogy Blogging 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 – Tuesday, 14 February 2017

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 Tuesday, 14 February 2017, 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

  • Happy blogiversary to Rootstories (started 14 February 2014).
  • Today: Admission Day (Arizona), Admission Day (Oregon), ENIAC Computer Introduced – Anniversary, Ferris Wheel Day, First Presidential Photograph – Anniversary, League of Women Voters Formed, and Valentine’s Day.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Monday 13 February 2017

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 Monday, 13 February 2017, 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: Clean Out Your Computer Day, Dresden Firebombing – Anniversary, First magazine published in America – Anniversary, and World Radio Day.

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