Monday, December 15, 2014

Belle Isle Slideshow

Take a look at this wonderful collection of photos from our Belle Isle State Park. Who knew there was once an amusement park right on the island? http://www.oshnock.com/wowsl/

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving from all the volunteers at WayneGenWeb, MiGenWeb and USGenWeb. BE THANKFUL AND GIVE BACK.
The photo is The City of Detroit (from Canada Shore), 1872, by A. C. Warren.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006

New index from Family Search! Michigan Obituary index and images of obituary collections organized by county or newspaper and then alphabetically. Extracted information as well as newspaper clippings are represented. The originals are housed in several libraries and repositories throughout Michigan. Some collections contain obituaries from other states and nearby regions. https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2215693

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

VOLUNTEER! VOLUNTEER! VOLUNTEER!

Are you a long time genealogist? Retired? Have a few hours to spare? Perhaps it is time to do some volunteer work on the internet. Give back to the genealogical community for all the help you have received! Try some of these projects below! BILLION GRAVES FINDAGRAVE FAMILYSEARCH WORLD MEMORY PROJECT

Friday, October 17, 2014

Family Tree DNA

Discover new matches for FREE. Family Tree DNA is offering free upload now and you can see 20 matches and if you get several people to upload with the share you can unlock the rest for free. Might be worth a try if you have used 23andMe or AncestryDNA? Transfer your 23andMe©(V3) or AncestryDNA™ today and join the world's largest genetic genealogy database. https://www.familytreedna.com/AutosomalTransfer