Genealogy Roadshow starts in Sept.

A new genealogy program will be on PBS starting in September. Genealogy Roadshow  will visit 4 cities to film stories that are described as part detective story and part emotional journey. Each episode will feature multiple stories including connections to figures in American history, debunked histories, and some  emotional stories. Filming just began last week …

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Kodak News; June 17 – 21

History still in the making… Kodak and the State of New York have  reached an agreement to establish a $49 million environmental trust for Eastman Business Park (EBP)  (formerly Kodak Park). This trust will be available for remediation of past environmental concerns. This deal also helps stabilize the future of EBP which now has over …

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PAF discontinued

Personal Ancestral File (PAF) will be discontinued by FamilySearch as of July 15th. They also will discontinue support of the genealogy software. It was popular many years ago partly because it was very chap at a time when genealogy software would cost over $100. PAf was first issued in 1984. Version 2 added GEDCOM support …

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