A Quick Guide To Researching United States WWI Military Genealogy

Researching the WW1 military involvement of your ancestor in the United States has unique challenges. A 1973 fire at the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC) destroyed about 16-18 million official military personnel files (OMPF). The official National Archives web site … Continue reading

Family Tree Magazine awards “Best State Website” to NH History & Genealogy at Searchroots

A recent email from Family Tree Magazine:Your organization’s website [i.e. New Hampshire History & Genealogy at Searchroots] has been named to Family Tree Magazine’s list of Best State Websites for Genealogy for 2014, published in the December 2014 issue and … Continue reading

New Hampshire Genealogy & History at SEARCHROOTS named to 75 Best State Genealogy Web Sites by Family Tree Magazine

Family Tree Magazine has announced the 2013 “75 Best State Genealogy Web Sites,” listing at least one for each state in the United States. NEW HAMPSHIRE mentions only one site–New Hampshire Genealogy & History (at Searchroots).  The article goes on … Continue reading