Looking For a "Long Lost" Relative?

In 1999 I was hired to work on Mondays. Around 2000-2001 I was asked to work on Saturdays specifically to index the “Probate Files”. Many people have worked on this project before me, starting with File #1 dated 1862. I picked up with File #2379 dated 1919. About four years…

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Oral Histories

They’re talking about oral histories on MPR today, suggesting that people take a recorder and capture family history during the Thanksgiving holiday.  We encourage you to do the same.  Make it casual, make sure the tape or digital recorder works, and start talking.  Try to talk to one person at…

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