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Genealogy by Barry includes content from Barry J. Ewell’s eight-plus years in genealogy and family history mentoring and conference presentations that he has willing shared with others.

All content within this blog has been carefully researched and written by Barry J. Ewell, done in collaboration fellow genealogists, and/or received permission to use/reuse content.   The content is provided to help you become a better researcher and enjoy greater success.  If you have issue with any of the content on the site, you are invited  to to contact Barry personally and I will review your concerns.

Each month he will continue to post new and fresh material. In the blog you will find the following 10 categories which you can explore on the right navigation:

1. Digitizing. This category will introduce articles covering all aspects of digitizing and preserving you family history. Sub-categories include:

2. Family Treasures (Book). This category will provide an in-depth overview of Barry’s book: Family Treasures, 15 Lessons, Tips and Tricks for Discovering Family History.  You can also find sample chapters of the book.

3. Genealogy Research.  This category will include articles providing research guidance, tips and tricks to successfully finding your family. Sub-categories include:

4. Genealogy Webinars. This category provides past recordings of the most popular webinars that Barry J. Ewell has conducted.  Each webinar averages one hour in length.

5. Inspirational. This category provides research stories from fellow genealogists, some of Barry’s personal experiences, and genealogy quotes to inspire your research. Sub-categories include:

6. Writing History. This category will provide guidance, tips and tricks to successfully researching, interviewing, writing and sharing individual, personal and family histories. Sub-categories include:

7. Slideshow Series. This category will introduce eight slideshow series that support and expand knowledge shared in other blog categories.  The 550-plus slideshow episodes are a sampling of the resources that can be found on MyGenShare.com. Sub-categories include:

8. Video Series. This category will introduce video instruction hosted by Barry J. Ewell that supports and expands on knowledge shared in other blog categories. The 130-plus video episodes are a sampling of the resources that can be found on MyGenShare.com. Sub-categories include:

9. Using Software. This category features two slideshow series specifically design to provide instruction and support in using software that genealogist often use.  You will find a series on Photoshop Elements and Audacity (Audio Editing). Sub-categories include:

10. Forgotten Recipes. This category is about sharing cookbooks and recipes of your ancestors. Find 2,400-plus recipes across 23 sub-categories. Renew the powerful memories of smell, taste, and sharing food.  Remember the traditions that linked generations. Recipes in this sampling represent over 50 cookbooks from 1832 to 1928 and are represented exactly as they were presented in in the original cookbook. No correction has been made for grammar, spelling, or punctuation. The recipes are provided for your enjoyment. If you choose to try any recipes, you do so at your own risk without guarantee of satisfaction. Sub-categories include: