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11 October 2005 DearMYRTLE's Family History Hour

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DearREADERS,
This is the lineup for today's show, now available for you to listen to 24/7 on the web. Please also note the "Links We Mention" and "Listening to the Show" directions below. I think you'll enjoy hearing my guests this week!

Frank Koerner, B.S. Physics, Juris Doctorate, author  of The Missing Peace of a Heritage Puzzle : A Memoir Uniquely Set in a Vanished Sudetenland Frank was born and raised in New Jersey, but his parents were immigrants from Moravia. He is a cyber security analyst, having published many technical articles in that arena. He lives in San Diego, CA with his wife Elke and their two cats, Fussi and Missy. Find his book at Amazon.com and other online bookstores.

Colleen Fitzpatrick, Ph. D., author of Forensic Genealogy available through her website http://forensicgenealogy.info/ . Colleen explains that by "using the forensic investigation techniques presented in Forensic Genealogy you will:

- make unconventional discoveries from surprising sources
- gain an understanding of how your ancestors lived
- develop fascinating insights into your family history

Forensic Genealogy will give you a sense of coming from a long line
of real people who are not just names on a page."

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MIGHTYMOUSE TOUR   This week Myrt explains the process for bypassing the semi-reliable email delivery of her columns in favor of her BLOG. Just what are BLOGs anyway?


LINKS WE MENTION

  • Anna Madgigine Jai Kingsley: African Princess, Florida Slave, Plantation Slaveowner by Daniel L. Schafer. University Press of Florida: March 2003. ISBN: 0813026164.

    The American Library Association reports "...Schafer traces the history of Anna Madgigine Jai from her homeland of Senegal, where she was captured at about 13 years of age in 1806 and sold to Zephaniah Kingsley, a maritime merchant, slave trader, and later an abolitionist. Kingsley eventually married Anna, made her manager of his plantation, and fathered four children with her. Anna was an independent, enterprising woman, who managed the plantation for 25 years until expanding U.S. territory threatened race relations, the family's cohesion, and inheritance rights." Vanessa Bush Copyright American Library Association. All rights reserved

    The title came to my attention because Schafer is the featured speaker tomorrow morning at the Florida Heritage House Museum at Manatee Community College here in Bradenton, Florida.
     
  • Wal-Mart Online Photo Center http://www.walmart.com/photo-center?path=0%3A5426&dept=5426
  • Gmail: http://gmail.google.com
    "Gmail is an experiment in a new kind of webmail, built on the idea that you should never have to delete mail and you should always be able to find..."

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Happy family tree climbing!
Myrt      :)
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