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Archdiocese of New York (no Brooklyn! no Queens!)

Prior to 1808 when it was formed, the New York Archdiocese was part of Maryland.  Go figure! Today, however,  records are usually found locally.  According to their website, while there is no central filing system in the Archdiocese of New … Continue reading

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Wedding Bell Blues

The big 3 in genealogy are birth, death and marriage records.  Don’t be sad or frustrated if you can’t find marriage records on people you’re searching for in the counties you’d expect. Think of a young woman born in Philadelphia, … Continue reading

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