Category Archives for "Saturday Night Genealogy Fun"

SNGF ~ How Many Surnames in Your Family Tree Database?

RootsMagic surname report

I’m joining in Saturday Night Genealogy Fun blog meme hosted by Randy Seaver at Genea-Musings.  This weeks challenge is: 1) Go into your Genealogy Management Program (GMP; either software on your computer, or an online family tree) and figure out how to Count how many surnames you have in your family tree database. 2) Tell […]

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SNGF ~ The Date My Grandmother Was Born – Mary Hilda Anderson 1915-2006

The Charlottetown Guardian cover

Randy Seaver at Genea-Musings has shared another great Saturday night genealogy fun challenge! For this week’s mission (should you decide to accept it), I challenge you to:1)  What day of the week was your Grandmother born (either one)? Tell us how you found out. 2)  What event was a headline in the newspapers on that […]

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SNGF ~ Great Grandparents

I’m joining in Saturday Night Genealogy Fun from Randy Seaver’s blog Genea-Musings. Here is your assignment if you choose to play along (cue the Mission Impossible music): 1)  Dana Leeds on the Enthusiastic Genealogist blog asks “Did/Do Your Children Know Any of Their Great-Grandparents?” 2)  I thought that would be a great Saturday Night Genealogy […]

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Saturday Night Genealogy Fun ~ My Father’s Mother’s Patrlineal Line

I’m  joining in Randy Seaver’s Saturday Night Genealogy Fun meme this week.  This round is about your fathers, mother’s paternal line. 1) What was your father’s mother’s name?My father’s mother was Margaret Alice (Colgan) Mills.  Margaret was born 10 August 1891 in Grey county, Ontario to John James Colgan (1854-1928) and Indiana Lovica Badgerow (1866-1937). She […]

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Saturday Night Genealogy Fun – Social Media Genealogy Meme

Randy at Genia-Musings has posted another great Saturday Night Blog Challange. Here is your assignment if you choose to play along (cue the Mission Impossible music, please!): 1)  Go to Jill Ball’s Geniaus blog post describing A Small Social Media Geneameme.  Note the 8 questions. 2)  Answer one, two, some or all of the questions in your own […]

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Saturday Night Genealogy Fun – Semi-Random Research

Randy Seaver, at Genea-Musings,1)  We’re going to do a little bit of Semi-Random Research tonight…2)  Go to your family tree database of choice (you know, like RootsMagic, Reunion, Ancestry Member Tree), and determine who the very last person on your list of names is.3)  What do you know about this person based on your research? […]

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