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Volume 12, Number 3, Summer 2011

Who Do You Think You Are?
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Up Front

A Special Announcement

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In This Issue

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Letters & Feedback

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Announcements
Annual Meeting and Benefit Gala Dinner • New Trustees and Councilors • Mayor Thomas M. Menino opens new NEHGS entryway • Employees of the year • An American Garden Abroad • NEHGS in Charleston, South Carolina • New books from NEHGS • New searchable databases • Obituaries

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Education Programs & Tours
English Family History Research Tour • Salt Lake City Research Tour • Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy: NEHGS Advanced New England Course • Weekend Research Getaways • Research Trip to Belfast • NEHGS Webinar Series • Online and Boston Educational Programs

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The Online Genealogist

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Features

Take 2: Who Do You Think You Are? Returns to NEHGS
D. Joshua Taylor

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It's All About the Ancestors: Researching Ashley Judd's Genealogy
Ronda R. McClure

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“The Wild the Lawless and the Savage Irish”
Jim Boulden

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“An Invitation to the Land”: Reconstructing James and Eliza Conlon's Migration to Minnesota
Eileen Curley

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Joseph Weeden, A Long-Neglected Son of a Great Migration Immigrant
Robert Charles Anderson

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A New and Improved Torrey's New England Marriages Prior to 1700
Martin E. Hollick

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Researching Black Families in Hampden County, Massachusetts: 1650–1865
Joseph Carvalho III

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An 1877 Same-Sex Marriage in Nevada: An Episode in the Unconventional Life of Sarah Pollard
J. Homer Thiel

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Columns

Genetics & Genealogy
Adventures with a DNA Study: “What? I’m Not Related to George Washington!”
David G. Ball

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Manuscripts at NEHGS
The Adams, Cate, and Witherle Collection Finds a Safe Harbor at NEHGS
Timothy G. X. Salls

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Diaries at NEHGS
From John Hoyt’s 1849 Diary: Impressions of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Robert Shaw

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Tales from the Courthouse
Waiting for Ichabod: A Revolutionary War Wife’s Tale
Diane Rapaport

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Focus on New York
Seen Elsewhere: New York-Related Articles in 2009–2010 Issues of Some Non-New York Journals
Henry B. Hoff, CG, FASG

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Family Focus
Genealogies in Progress, Genealogies Recently Published, Other Books & CDs Recently Published, Family Associations, DNA Studies in Progress

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About NEHGS

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