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Technology for Genealogy

By |February 24th, 2017|Categories: Genealogy Blog|

The Thursday 2/23 Genealogy Get-together at Curtis Library focused on discussing technology that can help in genealogy research.  If you would like a copy of the presentation, click on the link here if you have Powerpoint on your computer –

Genealogy Get-Together Presentations

By |February 17th, 2017|Categories: Genealogy Blog|

These downloadable presentations — Genetic Genealogy and Getting More from FamilySearch — were provided by Lynne Holland from the first two February Genealogy Get-togethers at Curtis Memorial Library. If you weren’t able to attend they provide a great overview of the classes.

Click here to download Genetic Genealogy.


Search versus Research

By |January 20th, 2017|Categories: Genealogy Blog|

The webinar that I took today was about becoming a “genealogy detective”.  Essentially it focused on some of the more advanced tools that genealogists can employ to finding missing facts and ancestors.

My favorite point was when the speaker talked about the […]

Tips to Help Organize

By |January 13th, 2017|Categories: Genealogy Blog|

I just took a webinar about organizing your genealogy research, something that I know is challenging for everyone doing genealogy.  I think it is even more challenging in the digital world because I’m never sure whether I should be saving paper […]

Collections of the Maine Historical Society

By |January 9th, 2017|Categories: Genealogy Blog|

Curtis Memorial Library’s Genealogy Room contains both genealogy information and information on local history. We find, though, that we fluctuate on just what we mean by local. Does it refer to New England? Maine? Cumberland County? But we don’t want to leave out resources from […]

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