Posts Tagged ‘Genealogy’

Ancestor Appreciation Day

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

September 27 is Ancestor Appreciation Day.

How much do you know about your family tree? Genealogy is important to millions of people because it helps us learn more about ourselves and our past. Understanding the people in our lineage can help us gain a deeper understanding of ourselves.

What better way to celebrate Ancestor Appreciation Day than by learning more about your own family history?

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It’s a natural human instinct. We love to learn about our family history. And we want to understand the people who came before us.

After all, the decisions they made greatly impacted our own lives.

PeopleFinders makes it easy to discover your past and connect with your present. Our new Genealogy Search gives you instant access to billions of records that help you find people and gain insight into your roots.

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Celebrate Your Name In 2013

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013

How often do you think about your own name? That may seem like an odd question, but the first week of March is Celebrate Your Name Week. It’s seven days to ponder the importance of your personal moniker.

The concept of Celebrate Your Name Week was created by Jerry Hill in 1997. He encourages people to take time to learn more about their own name – and the names of others.

At PeopleFinders, we think names are very important. They are our personal titles. They help us build our sense of identity. And they help us identify, associate and reconnect with the people who share our world. So, we proudly present an updated version of our own Celebrate Your Name article, and encourage you to learn a little more about names this March.

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How To Use PeopleFinders For Genealogy

Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Would you like to learn more about your family tree? Not sure where to start?

PeopleFinders can help.

Find People Who Can Bring The Past To Life

There are many ways to learn about your family history. You can track down old documents, scour the Internet for information, and even travel the world while piecing together your ancestry.

One of the most exciting ways is to talk with people who have stories that can’t be found anywhere else.

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At some point, we all wonder about the people who came before us. What were they like? How did they influence our lives? What can we learn from them?

October is Family History Month – the perfect time to find answers to all of your questions.

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Your name. It’s more than just a phrase used to grab your attention. Names are one of our most important characteristics. Our personal titles.

In 1997 Jerry Hill created Celebrate Your Name Week. He saw it as a time to learn more about your own name and explore the monikers of others. The 7-day event lasts from Sunday March 3 to Saturday March 12, 2011. Here are 7 ways to celebrate:

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Our lives are busy. Each day is filled with work to finish, errands to run and problems to solve. We’d all like to make it a little easier.

PeopleFinders.com enables you to find answers for many of life’s questions, and get the facts you need to make informed decisions. To start the New Year right, here are 11 ways PeopleFinders can improve your life in 2011:

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Discovering Roots Day

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

Roots Day happens every December 23. It’s a day when everyone is encouraged to learn more about their ancestors.

Genealogy is the study of us. When we understand the people who came before us, we discover more about who we are today. The quest to unveil our past has become more than a hobby. It has become a passion.

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How much do you know about your family tree? October is Family History Month – a great time to learn more about the people who came before you.

Tracing your family history can be a rewarding experience that comes with unexpected turns, surprising twists, frustrating dead-ends, and amazing discoveries. Genealogy enthusiasts often spend years searching for old documents, tombstones and photos to learn more about their past.

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