Gena Philibert-Ortega

Articles Contributed
  • My Ancestor is Not In the Census. Part 2: Tax Lists
  • My Ancestor is Not in the Census, Now What?
    Census Substitutes Part I: City Directories
  • Cite Your Sources, Now!
  • Is There Such a Thing as Privacy in Genealogy?
  • Why Every Genealogists Needs a Librarian
  • Genealogical Summer Reading 2009
  • Will the Real Mr. Snider Please Stand Up: Finding Your Ancestor's Misspelled Name.
  • Getting Past your Ancestor’s Surname: The Need for a Comprehensive Research Plan
  • Facebook for Genealogists
  • Dissertations and Theses as Genealogical Sources
  • Free Online Classes through OpenCoureseWare
  • Finding Digitized Books Online
  • Manuscript Collections and Your Genealogy
  • Using Business Cards for your Genealogy
  • Using Google Scholar for Genealogy
  • Finding Funeral Home Records
  • Using Genelaogical Indexes
  • Using the 'Images of America' Series for Your Family History
  • Using eBay in your Genealogy
  • The Myths of the Fathers
  • Genealogy Lingo
  • How to Contact Living Relatives
  • Genealogy Gifts for the Non-Genealogist
  • Your Personal History
  • Women Veterans
  • Online State Encyclopedias
  • Hail to the Chief
  • Delayed Birth Certificates
  • United States Veteran Burial Places
  • Summer Reads
  • Using Google in Your Genealogy, Part 2
  • Using Google in your Genealogy, Part 1
  • A History of Memorial Day
  • United States Vital Records Online
  • Genealogy Wiki's
  • Meals through the Ages
  • Researching Newspapers
  • The Worth of Genealogy Societies
  • Tax Records Online
  • Searching Women’s Manuscript Collections
  • Your Ancestor the Inventor
  • Tackling Your Brick Walls Head-On
  • Researching the Circus in Your Family Tree
  • African American Resources
  • Researching Your Quaker Ancestors
  • Finding Aids: Encyclopedias
  • Asylums, State Hospitals, and Private Institutions
  • Finding Rare Genealogical and Historical Books
  • Researching your Seventh-day Adventist Ancestors
  • Researching Libraries from Home
  • Utilizing Genealogy Societies
  • Reading the Blogs
  • Using State Libraries and Archives
  • Genealogy on the Road
  • Digital Scrapbooking
  • Take Me Out to the Ball Game: Researching Baseball Players
  • Researching your Family History at the Museum
  • Memorial Day
  • The Works Progress Administration (WPA) and Genealogy
  • Organizing as you Research
  • Lessons Learned from the Cemetery
  • Gretna Greens and Your Ancestor's Missing Marriage Records
  • Using PERSI
  • The Kansas State Census
  • Researching Women Ancestors During the American Civil War
  • Genealogy Fiction
  • Salvation Army Records
  • Southern Claims Commission Records
  • Love and Marriage
  • Using Postcards to Illustrate your Family History
  • Confederates in Brazil
  • Genealogical Research in San Bernardino County, California
  • Sharpening your Genealogical Saw
  • Christmas Traditions: Past and Present
  • Steps in Identifying Old Photographs
  • Using Family Search: Searching Through The Family History Center
  • Using Family Search: Searching for Ancestors Online
  • Grand Army of the Republic
  • Looking for Social History
  • Tis the Season: Cemetery Tours
  • Celebrating Columbus Day by Researching your Italian Ancestors
  • Researching the Mormon Battalion
  • California Dreamin': Resources for your California Ancestors
  • Must-Have Genealogy Books
  • More Ideas for Leaving A Legacy
  • Yellow Fever
  • Exploring the Black Sheep in Your Family
  • A Genealogical Paradigm
  • Japanese Ancestors
  • Gold Star Mothers
  • Researching your Ancestor in Masonic Records
  • The Confederate Veteran Magazine
  • Giving It the Old College Try: Finding Your Ancestors in Yearbooks
  • The Origins of Mother's Day
  • Who Let the Dog Out: The Dog Tax
  • Genealogy and Food: Food and the Social History of your Ancestors
  • Researching Chinese Immigrant Ancestors
  • Indiana Records: Finding Your Hoosier Ancestors
  • Genealogy Geocaching: Exploring Your Roots
  • The Titanic
  • The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake
  • The 1918 Flu Pandemic
  • Teaching Kids Genealogy
  • The History of Women: Researching the Lives of Your Female Ancestors
  • Finding Treasures in County Histories
  • My Funny Valentine: A Genealogy of Valentine's Day
  • Taking a Genealogy Break
  • Bringing Your Civil War Ancestor to Life
  • Moravian Ancestors: Researching people who belonged to the Moravian Church
  • Of Death, Pictures and Remembrance: What a Kodak Commercial Says To Us All.
  • Of Thanksgiving Origins and Your Family's Health
  • Researching the Neighbors: Expanding Your Research
  • Cemetery Research: A Look at Tombstone Symbols
  • Researching Your Ancestors in the Poor Farm
  • Going to the Poor Farm
  • Understanding Your 19th Century Ancestor’s Life
  • Leaving a Legacy: Donating to the Family History Library
  • The March of the Genealogists
  • Protecting Your Records From Catastrphoic Events
  • Divorce American Style
  • Put Your Shoulder to the Wheel: Finding your LDS Ancestor
  • Putting the Pieces Together
    Book Reviews Contributed
  • Book Review: Some Early Scots in Maritime Canada
  • Book Review: Gangrene and Glory. Medical Care during the American Civil War, by Frank R Freemon
  • Book Review: Going Over Home, by Katie Andrews Potter
  • Book Review: Death by Petticoat. American History Myths Debunked by Mary Miley Theobald and the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
  • Book Review: The Historical Biographer's Guide to Finding People in Databases & Indexes, by Elizabeth Shown Mills
  • Black Genesis. A Resource Book for African-American Genealogy By James M. Rose and Alice Eichholz, 2nd Edition
  • Book Review: Genealogy At A Glance. French Genealogy Research, by Claire Bettag, CG, CGL
  • Book Review: A Dictionary of Female Occupations: Women's Employment from 1850-1950, by Margaret Ward
  • Book Review - Erin's Sons: Irish Arrivals in Atlantic Canada, 1751-1858. Volume 3, by Terrance M. Punch
  • Book Review - Indian Wills, 1911-1921. Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs: Book One, by Jeff Bowen.
  • Book Review: Tracing your War of 1812 Ancestors, 200th Anniversary Special Edition Magazine
  • Book Review: How to Make Money Selling Genealogy Information, by Dick Eastman.
  • Book Review: Foreign and Female. Immigrant Women in America, 1840-1930. Revised and Expanded Edition, by Doris Weatherford
  • Book Review: Kinship: It's All Relative. Enlarged Second Edition
  • Book Review: Genealogy at a Glance. Revolutionary War Genealogy Research, by Craig R. Scott, CG.
  • Book Review: The Jews of Sing Sing, by Ron Arons
  • Book Review: The Chart Chick's Quick Insider's Guide to Salt Lake City, by Janet Hovorka
  • Book Review: The Researcher's Digital Toolbox, by Denise Barrett Olson
  • Book Review: Ancestry's Concise Genealogical Dictionary Compiled by Maurine and Glen Harris
  • Book Review: My Family History Toolbox, by Paul Larsen
  • Book Review: Voyagers of the Titanic by Richard Davenport-Hines
  • Book Review: To Soar with the Tigers: The Life and War Diary of Robert Brouk by Jennifer Holik-Urban and Robert R. Brouk
  • Book Review: Finding Your Canadian Ancestors: A Beginner's Guide, by Sherry Irvine and Dave Obee
  • Book Review: Projects About Nineteenth-Century European Immigrants, by Marian Broida
  • Book Review: How to Find Your Family History in Newspapers, by Lisa Louise Cooke
  • Book Review: Life in Civil War America, by Michael J. Varhola
  • Book Review: Tracing Your Irish Ancestors
  • Book Review: Hey, America, Your Roots Are Showing by Megan Smolenyak
  • Book Review: World War II London Blitz Diary: A Woman's Revelations Enduring War and Marriage
  • Book Review: Oh Yikes: History's Grossest Moments
  • Book Review: Mastering Census and Military Records, by W. Daniel Quillen
  • Book Review: Genealogical Encyclopedia of the Colonial Americas: A Complete Digest of the Records of All the Countries of the Western Hemisphere
  • Book Review: Fundraising the Dead
  • Book Review: Fashionable Folks: Bonnets and Hats, 1840-1900 by Maureen A Taylor
  • Book Review: Military Bounty Land 1776-1855, by Christine Rose
  • Book Review: The Social Media Guide for Ancestral Research: Applying Web 2.0 Strategies, by Claire V. Brisson-Banks
  • Book Review: The Big Genealogy Blog Book, by Amy Coffin
  • Book Review: Running Away to Home: Our Family's Journey to Croatia in Search of Who We Are, Where We Came From, and What Really Matters
  • Book Review: Finding Oprah's Roots: Finding Your Own
  • Book Review: Objects of Our Affections
  • Book Review: Half Broke Horses: A True-Life Novel
  • Book Review: Mastering Online Genealogy
  • Book Review: Shaking the Family Tree: Blue Bloods, Black Sheep, and Other Obsessions of an Accidental Genealogist, by Buzzy Jackson
  • Book Review: The Family Tree Problem Solver, by Marsha Hoffman Rising
  • Book Review: The Journey Takers, by Leslie Albrecht Huber
  • Book Review: Nothing Daunted, by Dorothy Wickenden
  • Book Review: Family Tree Pocket Reference
  • Book Review: Genealogical Research in Nebraska by Ruby Coleman
  • Book Review: Finding Your Father's War, by Jonathan Gawne
  • Book Review: Conserving, Preserving, and Restoring Your Heritage by Kennis Kim
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