Sassy Jane Genealogy

US and European Genealogy Research

Sassy Jane Genealogy

US and European Genealogy Research

22 Mar 2018

Google Maps and Uncommunicative Records

By |22 Mar 2018|Chicago Genealogy, Maps, Marriage Records, Research Tips, Search Strategies|5 Comments

Today's post is about Google Maps and Uncommunicative Records. I only wish I'd thought of this work-around sooner for place research. I've had a love-hate relationship with turn-of-the-(20th)-century Cook County marriage licenses for years now. [...]

28 Feb 2018

HaploMaps Interactive Genetic Genealogy Maps

By |28 Feb 2018|Genetic Genealogy DNA, Sassy Jane Genealogy Newsletter|0 Comments

HaploMaps Interactive Genetic Genealogy Maps can help you learn more from your DNA results. Results coming in from all those kits purchased for the holidays? Haplomaps.com plots your DNA results using Google Maps to help you better [...]

29 Jun 2022

Newberry Library’s Atlas of Historical County Boundaries

By |29 Jun 2022|Maps, Primary Sources|0 Comments

Try the Newberry Library's Atlas of Historical County Boundaries for US genealogy research at the county level. The Atlas of Historical County Boundaries is a powerful historical research and reference tool in electronic form. [...]

24 Feb 2022

1950 Census Release Includes Name Index

By |24 Feb 2022|1950 Census, Archives, Census, Primary Sources, Search Strategies|2 Comments

On April 1, the 1950 Census release includes name index. The good news comes from the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). No fooling, despite the date! As I announced in my March [...]

10 Mar 2021

Old Schlesien Photos at Wratislaviae Amici Portal

By |10 Mar 2021|Digital Collections, Prussian Genealogy, Research Tips|0 Comments

Find Old Schlesien Photos at Wratislaviae Amici Portal.  The Wratislaviae Amici portal features nearly one million photographs, maps, headstones, advertisements, and articles about Breslau (now Wrocław) and Schlesien (Lower Silesia). More than 28,000 users are registered [...]