Philip Hayes – Sirius Genealogy – A Serious Solution For Your Family History Research Needs A Complete Genealogy Solutions Provider Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:09:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 97790114 The 17th century warship that sank, was recovered & is now in a museum for all to see Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:09:41 +0000

The 17th century warship that sank, was recovered & is now in a museum for all to see …

Built between 1626 and 1628, the Vasa was a Swedish warship that has become an important icon of that nation’s history. After its fateful demise on August 10, 1628, the warship was submerged underwater after making it a mere 1300 meters into its maiden voyage.

Find-A-Grave Community Day Mon, 28 Sep 2015 20:16:38 +0000 This sounds like a great idea.  Share the idea with your fellow genealogists. Find A Grave Community Day

Attend this special event or plan one of your own. Visit a cemetery in need to take photographs and videos of headstones, explore the grounds, and share stories and discoveries with others who want to make a difference. With your thoughtful contributions, history will never be forgotten.

The Biggest Family Reunion In History Planned For Next Year Fri, 13 Jun 2014 18:28:58 +0000 Are you Cousins with Al Jacobs?  You may be, but not know it yet, albeit many, many times removed. In this video Al tells the story how a recent email got him exploring his roots.  Using genealogy websites, he’s been following the unexpected links that make us all, however distantly, related.  Why?  Because he wants to throw the world’s largest family reunion in June of next year in New York The “2015 Global Family Reunion” will be held on the site of the legendary 1964 New York World’s Fair. The grounds are now home to the New York Hall of Science, which is one of the top science-themed museums in the world.

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Here & Then: The British Newspaper Archive’s brand new mobile app Sun, 13 Apr 2014 03:43:07 +0000 You can now view fascinating historic articles, images and adverts from The British Newspaper Archive through your iPhone for free.

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New Show Provides Tips and Guidance for Genealogy Professionals Sun, 13 Apr 2014 00:05:01 +0000 MILLS, M.A. (April 10, 2014) – Professional genealogist and house historian, Marian Pierre-Louis has developed a new genealogy show in audio (podcast) format called The Genealogy Professional. The show shares the experiences of genealogy professionals in running their businesses. Genealogists who are considering becoming professional some day, as well as experienced professionals, will gain insight into how to successfully provide services within the field of genealogy.

“The Genealogy Professional podcast provides a peek behind the curtain to give up-and-coming and experienced genealogists a chance to learn from active professionals working in the field,” explained Pierre-Louis.

Each show contains an interview with an active genealogy professional and provides tips and guidance related to practical aspects of business such meeting deadlines, networking, finding clients, submitting articles for publication and applying for speaking engagements.

The Genealogy Professional podcast has an international focus featuring genealogy professionals from around the world. Some guests have included Kirsty Wilkinson from Scotland, Eileen O’Duill from Ireland, Kathryn Lake Hogan from Canada, Carol Baxter from Australia, Israel Pickholtz from Israel and Lisa Alzo and Sheri Fenley from the United States.

Shows are broadcast weekly, released every Monday. through the Genealogy Professional website ( as well iTunes and Stitcher.