Category Archives: Website Changes and Updates

Research Update

kst1969   March 9, 2011   Comments Off on Research Update

I haven’t been doing much research lately but I have been working on my photos and getting them organized.  I took the size of my photos directories from over 350GB to about 30GB!   I used the program Visipics to help me delete all of my duplicate photos.  I have also been organizing all of my other digital files and I… Read more »

Website Maintenance

kst1969   January 24, 2011   Comments Off on Website Maintenance

I am currently in the process of some major website maintenance. Please be patient in the next few days as I add and move things on the website. Once I get things in place, I think the website will be much more user friendly for my website visitors. Kellie

Kellie’s Genealogy: Weekly Update

kst1969   January 21, 2011   Comments Off on Kellie’s Genealogy: Weekly Update

Well my weekly update is actually an update after two weeks but what’s a week between friends and family! The stats on my website haven’t changed much in the past two weeks. I have added several updates to the blog and I have been working on the January Getting Organized Checklist from DearMYRTLE! I am slowly getting through the January… Read more »

Kellie’s Genealogy: Weekly Update

kst1969   January 8, 2011   Comments Off on Kellie’s Genealogy: Weekly Update

I am starting a new process of blogging each Friday or Saturday on my genealogy findings and updates for the previous week.  I am going to include my thoughts on what I find and how it helps me to understand or question my previous genealogy research, the current statistics for my website (to allow me to look back at the end… Read more »

Mystery Monday: Margie Branscum Treat Reid

kst1969   November 22, 2010   Comments Off on Mystery Monday: Margie Branscum Treat Reid

My Great-Grandmother Margie Branscum Treat Reid is one of my most persistent brick walls.  I remember Great-Grandma Treat only vaguely as she died in 1976 when I was about 7 years old and I only saw her a few times as she lived on the other side of the state and visited only infrequently. Margie Emaline Sarah Branscum was born… Read more »

Ancestry’s New Labs Area

kst1969   November 10, 2010   Comments Off on Ancestry’s New Labs Area

Ancestry is introducing a new labs area where users can try out new developments on Ancestry’s site.  The blog post about the new labs area is at http://blogs.ancestry.com/ancestry/2010/10/18/we%e2%80%99re-launching-ancestry-com-labs-%e2%80%93-and-we%e2%80%99d-love-your-feedback/.  So far, I like the look of the new person area but I will see more once I do some actual research using the area.  So far, I only viewed the area… Read more »

On This Day

kst1969   November 10, 2010   Comments Off on On This Day

Today, I found a new utility for my genealogy software called On This Day from John Cardinal.  The software shows me a list of events that occurred for family members on this day in whatever year.  I am going to publish a post each day that shows the happenings of my family members On This Day.  Let me know what… Read more »

New discoveries in my genealogy this weekend!

kst1969   October 24, 2010   Comments Off on New discoveries in my genealogy this weekend!

I have been working on my genealogy some this weekend.  I have made several new discoveries of marriage records!  I love the online marriage records at Family Search, Ancestry, and the Washington County Archives!  The following is a list of some of the recent records I added: Marriage Records Asa Lawrence and Harriett Balentine Virgil Bernard Seabourn and Minnie Barnes… Read more »