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The Daily Genealogist: 100 Years after Death, 2 Civil War Veterans Laid to Rest

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Lynn Betlock
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100 Years after Death, 2 Civil War Veterans Are Finally Laid to Rest
Two brothers, Civil War veterans, were recently given a military burial and interred at Arlington Nation Cemetery, due to the efforts of volunteers with the Missing in America Project, which aims to locate and bury the unclaimed remains of veterans.

The Daily Genealogist: Most European Males Descended from Farmers

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Lynn Betlock
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Most European Males Descended from Farmers
Dr Patricia Balaresque, first author of a study which looked at the most common genetic lineage in European males, said that “…more than 80% of European Y chromosomes descend from incoming farmers. In contrast, most maternal genetic lineages seem to descend from hunter-gatherers.”

The Daily Genealogist: RTE Sells Genealogy Roadshow Format to PBS

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Lynn Betlock
Managing Editor

RTE Sells Genealogy Roadshow Format Rights to PBS for US Remake
RTE, Ireland's national television and radio broadcaster, has licensed its popular “Genealogy Roadshow” program to PBS. “A new version of the programme, in which a team of travelling experts attempt to piece together ordinary people's family histories, will now premiere in the US in September.”

The Daily Genealogist: Photos Uncovers Travels of Frontenac Couple

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Lynn Betlock
Managing Editor

Photos Uncover Travels of Frontenac [Missouri] Couple, Thanks to Facebook
Jeff Phillips purchased thirty boxes of old slides in an antique shop and then turned to Facebook to identify the couple in the images.

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