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Society Projects: Ventura Genealogical Society

The aim of this monthly column is to highlight  the wonderful resources that have been created by our member societies.        VGS revamped their website within the last year.  It is very sleek with an online library catalog, … Continue reading

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Weekly Update

Plan early for the many October Family History Month Events.  Here are some events Oct 12 California State Archives Family History Day   Oct 19 Fresno GS 10th Annual Genealogy Seminar with Denise Spurlock Oct 26 California GS Their Roots … Continue reading

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Society Projects: San Luis Obispo County

The aim of this monthly column is to highlight  the wonderful resources that have been created by our member societies.       The San Luis Obispo County Genealogical Society has been hard at work for many years as evidenced … Continue reading

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California Death Index Update

It appears that just a month after it was set up the project is nearly complete.  Over 98% of the images have been indexed and more than 90% have been arbitrated.  There were over 5500 images and they had hundreds … Continue reading

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Projects – California Death Index 1905-1939

FamilySearch has just released a new project to create a digital version of the California Death Index which is currently available only in microfiche (or scanned microfiche) form. This is one of those projects every California researcher has been waiting … Continue reading

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