Sunday, March 12, 2023

Best of the Genea-Blogs - Week of 5 to 11 March 2023

  Scores of genealogy and family history bloggers write hundreds of posts every week about their research, their families, and their interests. I appreciate each one of them and their efforts.

My criteria for "Best of ..." are pretty simple - I pick posts that advance knowledge about genealogy and family history, address current genealogy issues, provide personal family history, are funny or are poignant. I don't list posts destined for daily blog prompts or meme submissions (but I do include summaries of them), or my own posts.

Here are my picks for great reads from the genealogy blogs for this past week:

RootsTech Roundup Day 3 #NotAtRootsTech by Janet Few on The History Interpreter - Janet Few.

RootsTech 2023: World's Largest Family History Event Recap by Diane Henriks on Know Who Wears the Jeans in Your Family: Family History and Genealogy Blog.

*  Three Days At #RootsTech2023 – Uniting by Ellen Thompson-Jennings on Hound on the Hunt.

*  Small Segments Needed for Distant Ancestors by Jim Bartlett on Segment-ology.

*  RootsTech 2023 Virtual Presentation Highlights by Annette Kapple on AK's Genealogy Research.

*  My RootsTech 2023 Take-Away by Marie Cooke Beckman on MarieB's Genealogy Blog - Southeastern USA.

*  This Spreadsheet Sorts DNA Matches By Branch by DiAnn Iamarino Ohama on Fortify Your Family Tree.

*  Three Resource Wikis for Genealogy by Gena Philibert-Ortega on Legacy News.

*  RootsTech 2023 – Truly United by Roberta Estes on DNAeXplained - Genetic Genealogy.

REVIEW: Generation by Generation: A Modern Approach to the Basics of Genealogy by Thomas MacEntee on Genealogy Bargain$.

*  How To Convert A GEDCOM File To Spreadsheet (Script Provided) by Margaret O'Brien on Data Mining DNA.

*  ROOTSTECH 2023 ~ An overview of our week by Diane Gould Hall on Michigan Family Trails.

*  The Big Announcements You Missed at RootsTech 2023 by Denys Allen on PA Ancestors.

*  RootsTech 2023 - Recap by Miles Meyer on Miles' Genealogy Tips.

*  RootsTech 2023 Recap: Uniting and Learning In Genealogy Family Research on Legacy Tree Genealogists.

*  Uniting at RootsTech 2023  by Laura Hedgecock on Treasure Chest of Memories.

Here are pick posts by other geneabloggers this week:

*  Friday's Family History Finds by Linda Stufflebean on Empty Branches on the Family Tree.

*  Friday Fossicking 10th Mar 2023 by Crissouli on That Moment In Time.

This Week's Creme de la Creme - March 11, 2023  by Gail Dever on Genealogy a la Carte.

Readers are encouraged to go to the blogs listed above and  read their articles, and add the blogs to your Favorites, Feedly, another RSS feed, or email if you like what you read. Please make a comment to them also - all bloggers appreciate feedback on what they write.

Did I miss a great genealogy blog post? Tell me! I currently am reading posts from over 900 genealogy bloggers using Feedly, but I still miss quite a few it seems.

Read past Best of the Genea-Blogs posts here.


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1 comment:

Diane Henriks said...

Thanks so much for including my post, RootsTech 2023: World's Largest Family History Event Recap by Diane Henriks on my Know Who Wears the Genes in Your Family: Family History and Genealogy Blog as a "Best of the Genea-Blogs"! Once again, I'm honored to have made the list! :)