Genealogy Blogging Beat – Tuesday, 12 July 2016

Shortly after midnight on July 12, 1973, a fire swept through the top floor of the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC) in St. Louis. The records lost were those of former members of the Army, the Army Air Force, and the Air Force who served between 1912 and 1963.

Shortly after midnight on July 12, 1973, a fire swept through the top floor of the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC) in St. Louis. The records lost were those of former members of the Army, the Army Air Force, and the Air Force who served between 1912 and 1963.


Today is Tuesday, 12 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: Milton Berle’s Birthday – Anniversary, Family Feud Television Premiere – Anniversary, Major League Baseball All Star Game, National Personnel Records Center fire – Anniversary, “Northern Exposure” debuts on television – Anniversary, and Orangemen’s Day (Northern Ireland).

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Monday, 11 July 2016

burr hamilton duel

The duel between Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton was held on 11 July 1804 at Weehawken, New Jersey.


Today is Monday, 11 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: Bowdler’s Day, Burr-Hamilton Duel – Anniversary, International Town Criers Day, “Newlywed Game” Television Premiere – Anniversary, and “To Kill A Mockingbird” Published – Anniversary.

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Genealogy Blogging Beat – Sunday 10 July 2016

Telstar, the first private satellite was launched on 10 July 1962.

Telstar, the first private satellite was launched on 10 July 1962.


Today is Sunday, 10 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: Arthur Ashe’s Birthday – Anniversary, John Calvin’s Birthday – Anniversary, Telstar launched – Anniversary, and Admission Day: Wyoming.

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