William Addams Reitwiesner of Washington, D.C. passed away on Friday, November 12, 2010, at the age of 56 after a battle with cancer. He was hailed as one of the best ever royal genealogists in the world. The following tribute written by Timothy Smith appeared in the Washington Post yesterday, December 11, 2010.

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I’ve just read an article in the UK Daily Mail Online about Professor Sir Paul Nurse who found out that his sister was really his mother. It’s a story similar to one that many genealogists come across during the course of their research.  When one sets out on a journey into the past it can […]

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Sandy on December 12th, 2010

After an incredible response from Ancestry.com users over the past year, Ancestry has responded to people who have asked for more relevant search results and easier ways to locate data collections. Based on the feedback, they’ve  been making modifications to the forms over the past months, and this week they’re starting the roll out  the […]

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