Sandy on February 24th, 2012

Point-and-shoot cameras are usually wonderful low budget friendly cameras. Last year, I bought a Kodak Easy Share 14 megapixel camera for on-the-go family fun and for photographing documents at the local library or family history center, without having to go through the scanner routine. The fact is that my $79 camera did a remarkably fine […]

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Sandy on February 24th, 2012

Findmypast.co.uk says: “You can now search 359,000 records of Merchant Navy Seamen for the period 1835-1857 on findmypast.co.uk We have made these 19th century Merchant Navy records available online for the first time, working in association with The National Archives. From 1835, the central government started to monitor a potential reserve ofsailors for the Royal […]

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