Conneautville Project Update January 24, 2022

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Short post as I don’t have a lot to update on my Conneautville project. I got distracted by a clipping from the Conneautville Courier related to my own family. Now that I’m back on the right track, I’m 59% working on the Newspapers.com obituaries related to Conneautville. Tip: Setting Up Alerts on Newspapers.com I setup […]

Conneautville Project Update January 18, 2022

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I’m now 56 percent done with Conneautville-related obituaries from Newspapers.com. Since my last update, I have worked on some obituaries, but I also did a search for duplicate people. Hint: Finding Duplicate People in Family Tree Maker To find duplicate people in Family Tree Maker, I first suggest doing a backup, just in case you […]

Conneautville Project Update January 14, 2022

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Today’s update includes yesterday’s numbers because someone¬†forgot to type up an update yesterday. Oops. Observation: Yesterday, I came across a person who died in Retreat State Hospital. I had not heard of Retreat State Hospital, so I looked it up. It was located in Nanticoke, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, which is about 4 1/2 hours away […]

Conneautville Project Update January 12, 2022

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Day 3… I’ve now completed entering 51% of Conneautville obituaries into my database. There are 14552 individuals in my database; 10674 have life events in Conneautville. Observation for today: I looked at the life events for all 14552 individuals in the database that occurred in Pennsylvania’s neighboring states. 1144 individuals had life events in New […]

Conneautville Project Update January 11, 2022

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Day 2 to “Writing More in 2022.” Still 49% through the Conneautville-related obituaries on Newspapers.com. But just 4 obituaries away from reaching the halfway point. Observation #1: like many Americans, several former Conneautville residents retire to Florida. Specifically, the Tampa Bay area. When I finish with death records, perhaps I’ll find some migration patterns from […]

Conneautville Project Update January 10, 2022

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One of my goals for 2022 is to write more. I’m going to start by making daily updates on my genealogy research. The big project I’ve been working on for several months is a Place Study for Conneautville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. I began the process by searching on Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org. I then added any […]

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