Family Tree Magazine July/August 2012 Digital Edition


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Pass It On
By Denise May Levenick
Create and organize a family archive of heirlooms generations will cherish.

Around the World in 40 Blogs
By Sunny Jane Morton
Need help finding family overseas? Let a local be your guide. This year’s Family Tree 40 list highlights the top blogs for tracing roots around the globe.

Star-Spangled Genealogy
By David Allen Lambert
Discover the stories of your ancestors who preserved American independence in the War of 1812.


Uniquely Ukrainian
By Lisa A. Alzo
Once-closed doors to genealogical research in Ukraine are now opening up wide. We’ll guide you through them to explore your roots in this proud country.

Researching Lutheran Ancestors
By James M. Beidler
Fill in research gaps and discover new ancestors through your family’s religious records.

City Guides to researching ancestors in Buffalo and San Francisco
1940 census websites compared
Roundup of Polish genealogy websites
answers to reader questions on Italian military records
… and more!

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