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Ask Ancestry Anne: Want to Learn Something New?

Looking to learn more about how to use  Check out our Tuesday and Thursday livestream presentations.  And if you can’t view them when we do the original presentation, catch the video later.  Here’s how.

Signing up for events

Go to the face book page:

Click on the arrow:

This will expand that area.  Now you can click on Events:

And you’ll see what we’ve got planned:

Click on one of the Events:

Then click on Join and Facebook will send you a reminder:

Missed a presentation?

Not a problem.  Go to our livestream channel: and you can see our past presentations.

Maybe you’ll learn that trick that will help you break down that brickwall!

Happy Searching!

— Ancestry Anne

Maps: A Path to Your Ancestors

Today I presented a Livestream event, Maps: A Path to Your Ancestors, which you can now view below or on the YouTube page.

Map Resources on

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Card Catalog

Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

U.S. Enumeration District Maps and Descriptions, 1940

U.S., Indexed County Land Ownership Maps, 1860-1918

Historic Land Ownership and Reference Atlases, 1507-2000

A gazetteer of the states of Illinois and Missouri

Cassell’s Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland

Meyers Gazetteer of the German Empire

Germany, Topographic Maps, 1860-1965

German Research Center 

Meyers Orts Abbreviations ( 

U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta)

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