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The Daily Genealogist: My DNA Family

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Jean Powers
Associate Editor

New information about an Australian’s paternal ancestry came to light after the genetic testing of recently-discovered remains on World War I battlefields in France.

The Daily Genealogist: Bull Family Celebrates Its History

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Jean Powers
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Descendants of Sarah Wells and William Bull of Hamptonburgh, Orange County, New York, held their 145th annual picnic and reunion earlier this month and celebrated the 300th anniversary of Sarah Wells’ arrival in town.

The Daily Genealogist: R.I. Woman Uncovers Piece of Infamous Marshall House Flag, Alexandria History

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Jean Powers
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A scrap of material found among her great-grandfather’s Civil War souvenirs led a Rhode Island woman on a journey of discovery.

The Daily Genealogist Survey: Family Reunions

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Lynn Betlock
Editor

Last week’s survey asked whether your family has (or had) a special summertime vacation spot. The results are:

21%, Yes, my family visited the same vacation destination for 1 to 10 years.
16%, Yes, my family visited the same vacation destination for 11 to 25 years.
11%, Yes, my family visited the same vacation destination for 26 to 50 years.
6%, Yes, my family visited same vacation destination for 51 to 75 years.
2%, Yes, my family visited the same vacation destination for 76 to 99 years.
2%, Yes, my family visited the same vacation destination for 100 years or more.
42%, No, my family does not return to a particular vacation destination.

This week's survey asks whether you have attended (or will attend) a family reunion in 2012. Take the survey now!


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