In this episode:
- Editor’s Desk with Allison Stacy
- News from the Blogosphere: NGS Conference
- Top Tips: Tombstone Tales
- 101 Best Web Sites: Names in Stone
- Family Tree University Crash Course
- Safe Keeping: Tombstone Rubbings
The Editor’s Desk with Allison Stacy
Read more about cemetery research on the Family Tree Magazine website.
News from the Blogosphere with Genealogy Insider Diane Haddad
- A Celebration of Family History
- Genealogy News Corral April 26-30
- Three New Announcements from Ancestry.com
Top Tips: Tombstone Tales
Here are some websites that Sunny recommends:
- The Department of Veterans Affairs lists American military cemeteries around the country as well as military cemeteries created by states
- American Battle Monuments Commission maintains 24 cemeteries for US soldiers who died in battles overseas
101 Best Web Sites: Names in Stone
Allison covers the upcoming online classes to be held at Family Tree University this month. Read about the upcoming classes at the Genealogy Insider Blog post Get Better at Genealogy with Family Tree University Online Classes.
Grace provides safe keeping tips for doing tombstone rubbings.
Get more great advice here:
- Tombstone Rubbing Step by Step
- Talk about tombstones in our forum
- Don’t Get Arrested Doing a Tombstone Rubbing!
Have fun climbing your family tree!
Listen to Lisa Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems and Genealogy: Family History Made Easy podcasts in iTunes and visit her website for great research ideas, podcast episodes and videos.