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Janie Riley is an avid genealogist with a habit of stumbling on to dead bodies. She and her husband head to Salt Lake City Utah to research Janie's elusive 4th great-grandmother. But her search into the past leads her to a dark secret. Can she solve the mysteries of the past and the present before disaster strikes? Available now on Amazon.com and the CreateSpace eStore
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  9. Finding a Missing English Ancestor in Canada after...
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  12. Getting Copies of Your Own Naturalization Records
September posts (Sept 1-25) on OliveTreeGenealogy blog
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  4. It's All Relative..... to Someone, Somewhere!
  5. Thank You Jeannette, and RIP
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  7. Sharing Memories (Week 42): Your First Job
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