Friday, August 5, 2022

FRIDAY FOSSICKING 5th Aug 2022



Panning by S.T. Gill





* GENERAL INTEREST

August  NATIONAL FAMILY HISTORY MONTH... AUGUST 2022 - BLOGGING CHALLENGE,  see a selection of great blogs...

GSQ blog A Carpenter in law Bobbie Edes

The ScriBbler newsletter Stella Budrikis incl. summary of Stella's new book re Charles Yelverton O'Connor 


National Archives Aust. newsletter incl. Constitution Day Forum 2022,  Members workshop – Finding families | Canberra | 17 August +


Judy Webster  always worth visiting Judy's site...Four (4) new items (for a wide variety of records) were added to this page today. Check to see whether they might help with your family history researchwww.judywebster.com.au/specials.html

DESPATCH newsletter of Public Record Office Victoria
 

Celebrate Family History Month in Bendigo


Upcoming Bendigo Regional Archives Centre events    Book now


Local History Grants  here. full list of recipients..

Irish News Archives search for newspapers

9 Skills Our Grandkids Will Never Have - MyHeritage Blog Thanks to Alona Tester

Wanderlust Twins

Outback Family History


JSTOR Daily


Atlas Obscura



Irish Central
Extras

ALWAYS INTERESTING

Tribute to Dottie   clarejk2014
I Want to Go Somewhere!  Watches  humoringthegoddess
Coming up: August-September 2022    The Legal Genealogist
Liz Gauffreau
Old Movies allenrizzi


Reviews

Theresa Smith





Better Reading










Allen & Unwin

The Unbelieved  Vikki Petraitis    Winner of the inaugural Allen & Unwin Crime Prize. READ THE OPENING CHAPTER

Everything Feels Like the End of the World   Else Fitzgerald 

Twenty-Six Letters Charlotte Nash  LEARN MORE

Dark Rooms Lynda La Plante  LEARN MORE


and from my blogs..

That Moment in Time


FRIDAY FOSSICKING 29th Jul 2022, electronic bag tags, pastry coffins, shark girl, rethinking prison, 3 Irish sites nominated World Heritage, Magdalene laundries, great blogs, reviews, looking for love..Northern Ireland, Greece’s annual olive harvest, great smog of 1952, Spain’s sea of plastic and much more..

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https://thatmomentintime-crissouli.blogspot.com/2022/07/friday-fossicking-29th-jul-2022.html



Headlines of Old


Trove Tuesday 2nd Aug 2022, UNCLAIMED LETTERS, lost an ancestor? Try the unclaimed letters .. you just might get some clues. However, though you may see a familiar name, you can’t be sure that it was your ancestor. These are published to give you some ideas as to where to look… more hints included. I would love to hear if you can trace someone..good luck.

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https://headlinesofold.blogspot.com/2022/08/unclaimed-letters-trove-tuesday-2nd-aug.html



As They Were


IGP Additions July 2022 including Cork, Donegal, Dublin, Limerick, Longford …all headstones…

Many thanks to Christina Hunt and all the volunteers from

Ireland Genealogy Projects Archives

https://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/


https://astheywere.blogspot.com/2022/08/igp-archives-updates-july-2022.html



The ‘Back Fence’ of Genealogy


PAPAULI   …. a tribute to a much loved grandfather .. 


National Family History Month Challenge August 2022 

Week 1 - August can also mean respected or impressive.  Who do you think is the most respected or impressive member of your family tree and why?  

Open to all bloggers...

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https://thebackfenceofgenealogy-crissouli.blogspot.com/2022/08/papauli.html




Stay safe and well.
 This will pass.


Friday, July 29, 2022

FRIDAY FOSSICKING 29th Jul 2022





Panning by S.T. Gill

* GENERAL INTEREST

GSQ Blog  ‘The china cabinet’ by Bev Murray.

John Grenham A post about new civil death registration surname maps - "Stiffs 'R Us" - was published on July 28.

Just because...


National Archives UK

Wanderlust Twins

Outback Family History

Smithsonian

Altas Obscura

JSTOR Daily

IRISH CENTRAL
Extras

ALWAYS INTERESTING
A Victim By Choice   Humoring the Goddess
Famous Food Paintings Sunday Evening Art Gallery
Dawson boys lie side by side Tales from the Grave
The Return To Italy    The Reunion     Tirolean Names      allenrizzi
When life is still crazy… The Legal Genealogist
Saturday's Snippet: Naturalization   Australian Roots and Spreading Branches 
#OTD in Irish History | 25 July: Stair na hÉireann | History of Ireland  

Reviews
Theresa Smith

Allen & Unwin
House Arrest         Alan Bennett
The War Game         David Horner
Together We Can     Claire O'Rourke
The New Ringer      Roland Breckwoldt

Better Reading

and from my blogs..

That Moment in Time


FRIDAY FOSSICKING 22nd Jul 2022, a vault for stolen art, tomatoes as medicine, reconstruction of WW1 soldier’s disfigured faces, transparent toilet, fate of India’s tigers, ghost army of WWII, 

interesting blogs, Irish police launch photographic archive of 100 years, reviews, Glasnevin cemetery, uncommon mailing methods.. just to name a few items…

Feel free to share, the title is the link…


https://thatmomentintime-crissouli.blogspot.com/2022/07/friday-fossicking-22nd-jul-2022.html


Headlines of Old


 Trove Tuesday 26th Jul 2022, TEACHERS TRANSFERRED ISSUE 4, teachers were/are often transferred to various schools ..not always by choice. These notices are yet another way that might help you trace an ancestor… 

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https://headlinesofold.blogspot.com/2022/07/teachers-transferred-issue-4-trove.html

Stay safe and well.
This will pass.



Friday, July 22, 2022

FRIDAY FOSSICKING 22nd Jul 2022

 

Panning by S.T. Gill

* GENERAL INTEREST

GSQ Blog     ‘Out in the Weather’ by Sharyn Merkley 

National Archives UK newsletter incl. 

Old Sydney Burial Ground | City of Sydney Archives

Trove Treasures newsletter incl. Coding Country    Knitting And Crochet vintage patterns        Search maps

Penfound Manor - the oldest inhabited manor house in Britain - The Cornish Bird thanks to Helen Connor





Wanderlust Twins


Outback Family History

Atlas Obscura
Vilcabamba podcast 'fountain of youth' Taupo McDonald's Airplane

JSTOR Daily

Smithsonian

Always Interesting
Life Of A Genie Update   Jennifer Jones
Cool Me Off  humoringthegoddess
The Disaster at The Nek  The Empire Called and I Answered
Armando Marino  Sunday Evening Art Gallery
#OTD in Irish History | 18 July: Stair na hÉireann | History of Ireland
Bad lighting on new bridge proves fatal     Tales from the Grave
Upcoming free events     Scottish Ancestral Research

Irish Central

Extras

Reviews
Theresa Smith





Better Reading








Penguin Books

Denizen James Mckenzie Watson     CHECK IT OUT

With Love from Wish & Co  Minnie Darke      SNEAK A PEEK

The Plated Prisoner series - Glow Raven Kennedy

The Paper Palace  Miranda Cowley Heller  READ WITH FRIENDS.. Book Club?


and from my blogs...

That Moment in Time


Friday Fossicking 15th Jul 2022, Bohemian National Cemetery, Earl Grey's Irish Orphans, Fraud in Ireland, Boer War memorial, secret sounds of Notre Dame's bells, family history in India, Irish collections in Britain and beyond, dance activism?, sacred trees in Japan, eat like Jane Austen, great blogs, best actors of Irish descent, interesting book reviews, and the list goes on…


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FRIDAY FOSSICKING 15th Jul 2022


Headlines of Old


STRANGE HEADLINES  Trove Tuesday 19th Jul 2022.. A change this week..instead of convicts or great events, etc. just need a laugh or that ever effective raised eyebrow..?


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https://headlinesofold.blogspot.com/2022/07/strange-headlines-trove-tuesday-19th.html


Keep safe and well.
This will pass.