Monthly Archives: October 2013

Saturday Night Genealogy Fun – Birthday and Anniversary Calendars

Posted by: Eileen A. Souza

Randy Seaver of GeneaMusings has given us this Saturday Night Genealogy Fun assignment: 1) Do you know which of your ancestors were born on your birthday? Or married on your anniversary? 2) Use your genealogy software program to find out who was born on your birthday, or married on your wedding anniversary. 3) Tell us how you determined this. Write […]

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Society Saturday – CCGS October 21, 2013 Meeting

Posted by: Eileen A. Souza

The Carroll County Genealogical Society’s upcoming meeting on Monday, October 21, 2013 at 7:30 PM features Michael Hait, a certified genealogist and popular speaker, who has been conducting research for clients since 2006. He will be speaking on “Researching Online at the Maryland State Archives Website.” For those researching in Maryland, the Maryland State Archives will be an essential repository […]

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Military Monday – A Search for WWII Service Records

Posted by: Eileen A. Souza

My dad, William Condy Furlani, served in World War II. After his death in 1989, I did not discover any military records among his belongings. I first found his enlistment record on Ancestry.com. He enlisted on 20 December 1943, on my 11 month birthday (that opens a whole new set of questions…). This record provided me his service number, which […]

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