Category Archives: Ancestry

Family Tree Maker – It’s Back!

It looks like Family Tree Maker is not being going away after all!  We can stop looking for alternatives and get back to researching our families.  You can read more about this here, here and here.

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Family Tree Maker, RIP…

Big news from Ancestry today, announcing the discontinuation of their Family Tree Maker (FTM) desktop software.  I don’t want to think that this is a business move intended to force everyone to enter their family tree data directly into their … Continue reading

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A Quick Guide to Delaware Records

What Delaware Records are available and how can you avoid spending hours looking for something that doesn’t exist? Earlier this week, we had a great general meeting of the Society with an excellent turnout and captivating speaker.  Genealogist Sydney Cruice … Continue reading

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Delaware Wills on Ancestry.com

If you have an Ancestry.com membership, you may have seen the announcement or started getting hints for “Delaware, Wills and Probate Records, 1676-1971”. You can also access this collection directly.  I’ve spent a lot of time working with these records … Continue reading

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