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Volume 18, Number 4, Winter 2018

Breaking New Ground: Our Historic Catholic Records Online Project

View from the Family Tree

In This Issue

Branches of Our Family

Ask Our Genealogists


Programs & Tours

Family Focus

Index of Persons


Breaking New Ground: Our Historic Catholic Records Project
Jean Maguire

“We Didn’t Dream of Such an Exodus”: A Mormon Colonist’s View of the Mexican Revolution
Simone Russell

Tracing the Path of My Father, a German Boy Soldier
Helene Munson

How I Lost My Alcock, Bradfield & Whitehead Ancestors
Patricia Law Hatcher, FASG

Philemon Whale’s English Account Book, 1632–1633
Robert Charles Anderson, FASG


Research Services: Case Files
Without Descendants: Discoveries in the Probate Records of Peter Bent Brigham and Robert Breck Brigham

Meaghan E. H. Siekman, PhD, and Sukumar P. Desai, MD

Catching up with Cataloging

Timothy G. X. Salls

Genetics & Genealogy
Recent Findings from the Horton Surname Project

Jeff Horton

Focus on New York
Outside the Borders of New York State

Henry B. Hoff, CG, FASG

From our Collections
The Hollis Portable Library

Curt DiCamillo