Saturday, December 26, 2020

WCGS Newsletter - Wake Genealogy Watch - Winter 2021 now available

The Winter 2021 Issue (Vol.4 Issue 2) of our award winning newsletter, Wake Genealogy Watch, is now available online for reading or download.

You can visit the WCGS website or access through this link - Wake Genealogy Watch, Winter 2021
This issue contains the following topics:

  • Wake Treasures Journal search tips – We have over 20 years of content online available for our members to use. These tips will get you started.
  • Get details on the GenHelp sessions which return in 2021 to give guidance for your research.
  • An overview of the three new Wake Resources webpages that webmaster Cynthia Gage has curated for us.
  • Ann Myhre shares her experiences finding cousins in unexpected places.
  • Dr. Ted Bainbridge recounts his efforts to explore and verify a family history tradition.
  • Meet More of our Board Members – Barbara McGeachy, Carla Stancil, and Linda Hames.
  • Unexpected resources that may help enrich your ancestors’ stories and where to find them.
  • Carla Stancil shares her families experience with a virtual reunion.
  • Try these strategies to expand your surname research and create a list of alternate spellings.

Photo Note: If you choose to read a printed version of this newsletter, some of the photos will be difficult to view due to size constraints. Please refer back to the online edition where you can enlarge the photos to accommodate better viewing.  Enjoy!

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