Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] DNA testing recommendations

2017-08-06 Thread 'Jeremy G. B-C: Researching Sao Jorge' via Azores Genealogy
Hello! I have some kits on Ancestry, 23 and Me, and FamilyTreeDNA. My two cents would be to go with FtDNA, but here's why: In my opinion, the information on the other providers (especially Ancestry) is "dummed-down". If you want good info you can work with the format of FtDNA is the most

[AZORES-Genealogy] Re: Joao Ventura

2017-08-06 Thread 'Jeremy G. B-C: Researching Sao Jorge' via Azores Genealogy
I tried getting in touch in January and it took about 6 months, and he never did get back to my friend who tried to hire him to pull some docs for which she had the exact dates. He seems to be really busy! Jeremy -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] Re: Washington Post article about DNA testing - Fascinating and worth the time to read!!

2017-08-06 Thread 'Jeremy G. B-C: Researching Sao Jorge' via Azores Genealogy
Man! That article is great! -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Azores Genealogy" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to azores+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. Visit this group at

[AZORES-Genealogy] ****** AZOREAN GRAVESTONES NEW ADDITIONS

2017-08-06 Thread 'Jeremy G. B-C: Researching Sao Jorge' via Azores Genealogy
The cemetery book scans for Santo Amaro, Pick were also just posted. These records give info on all people in the freguesia who died from 1940-2017 even if they may have been exhumed. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Azores Genealogy" group. To

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] Re: Washington Post article about DNA testing - Fascinating and worth the time to read!!

2017-08-06 Thread MaryAnn Santos
Glad you liked it! On Sun, Aug 6, 2017 at 2:08 AM, 'Jeremy G. B-C: Researching Sao Jorge' via Azores Genealogy wrote: > Man! That article is great! > > -- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "Azores Genealogy" group. > To

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] Saudades de Terra on line

2017-08-06 Thread MaryAnn Santos
This is great! Thank you. Now if there were only a site to download Rodrigo Rodrigues books! MaryAnn On Sat, Aug 5, 2017 at 8:28 PM, Ângela Loura wrote: > Try this link. The books can be downloaded > https://sites.google.com/site/saudadesterra/ > > 2017-08-06 1:27

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] Saudades de Terra on line

2017-08-06 Thread Margaret Vicente
Thanks Angela! Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 6, 2017, at 5:57 AM, MaryAnn Santos wrote: > > This is great! Thank you. Now if there were only a site to download Rodrigo > Rodrigues books! > > MaryAnn > >> On Sat, Aug 5, 2017 at 8:28 PM, Ângela Loura

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] DNA testing recommendations

2017-08-06 Thread Cheri Mello
OK, you can work the DNA from the known to the unknown. Test your dad if he is available. And test yourself. FTDNA has a tool called "In Common With." Within that tool, there's a "Not In Common With." So what is not in common with your dad would be things on your mom's side, most likely. Then

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] Re: For those w/ancestors from New Bedford, Mass, US

2017-08-06 Thread Sandra Perez
Thank you, Bill On Sat, Aug 5, 2017 at 8:07 PM, wrote: > > ...married in the Catholic Church of the city of New Bedford, Mass., USA; > parishioners of this parish and residents of Ribeira Chã. > > Bill Seidler > > -- > You received this message because you are subscribed to

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] Saudades de Terra on line

2017-08-06 Thread Ângela Loura
70 years after the author's death 2017-08-06 17:28 GMT+01:00 Cheri Mello : > Saudades da Terra was written in the 1500s? 1600s? It's not longer under > copyright. > > Rodrigo Rodrigues was published only a few years ago and is under > copyright. I don't know Portugal's

RE: [AZORES-Genealogy] Saudades de Terra on line

2017-08-06 Thread Eliseu Pacheco da Silva
MaryAnn. If you need anything from RR Genealogias please let me know of! Muito Obrigado, Eliseu Pacheco da Silva “Sharing is one of the most profitable human resources” Researching Açores (São Miguel and Graciosa) and Alentejo (

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] DNA testing recommendations

2017-08-06 Thread momma Goodwin
Cheri, My dad passed away several years ago and he has no full siblings. His 3 half siblings who shared the same father are also deceased. Should I still test for myself? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Azores Genealogy" group. To unsubscribe from

[AZORES-Genealogy] SAUDADES DA TERRA

2017-08-06 Thread Eliseu Pacheco da Silva
I am sending by wetransfer the full version of Saudades da Terra. Hope it comes through… Muito Obrigado, Eliseu Pacheco da Silva “Sharing is one of the most profitable human resources” Researching Açores (São Miguel and Graciosa) and Alentejo (

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] Saudades de Terra on line

2017-08-06 Thread Cheri Mello
Saudades da Terra was written in the 1500s? 1600s? It's not longer under copyright. Rodrigo Rodrigues was published only a few years ago and is under copyright. I don't know Portugal's copyright laws. 50 years? 80 years? 100 years?? Cheri Mello Listowner, Azores-Gen Researching: São Miguel

RE: [AZORES-Genealogy] ****** AZOREAN GRAVESTONES NEW ADDITIONS

2017-08-06 Thread 'Sam (Camas, WA)' via Azores Genealogy
Jeremy; What a great project! Much appreciated! Sam (Camas, WA) From: 'Jeremy G. B-C: Researching Sao Jorge' via Azores Genealogy Sent: Saturday, August 5, 2017 9:35 PM To: Azores Genealogy Subject: [AZORES-Genealogy] ** AZOREAN GRAVESTONES NEW ADDITIONS Greetings! I am pleased to

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] ****** AZOREAN GRAVESTONES NEW ADDITIONS

2017-08-06 Thread Kathy Cardoza
Fabulous resource! Thanks, Jeremy! Kathy ~~~ Visit the Azores GenWeb Project: http://www.rootsweb.com/~azrwgw/index.html ~~~ > On Aug 5, 2017, at 5:10 PM,

[AZORES-Genealogy] Re: ****** AZOREAN GRAVESTONES NEW ADDITIONS

2017-08-06 Thread linda
Fantastic! Thanks Jeremy :) On Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 9:35:22 PM UTC-7, Jeremy G. B-C: Researching Sao Jorge wrote: > > Greetings! > > I am pleased to announce that I have updated to the AzoreanGravestones > website to add the following: > > 1.Inventory and photographs of all graves

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] DNA testing recommendations

2017-08-06 Thread Cheri Mello
Rats, yes, test yourself to start. Once you start to make discoveries and share ONLY the positives with your mom, maybe she'll come around. Cheri Mello Listowner, Azores-Gen Researching: São Miguel island: Vila Franca, Ponta Garca, Ribeira Quente, Ribeira das Tainhas, Achada On Sun, Aug 6, 2017

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] Saudades de Terra on line

2017-08-06 Thread MaryAnn Santos
Oh thank you! I have only access to volume one. This will be very helpful. Right now I'm focusing on getting the paperwork together for Portuguese citizenship and hoping I get it. Once that is done I can begin to focus on genealogy again. I really appreciate your offer. Best, MaryAnn On Sun,

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] ****** AZOREAN GRAVESTONES NEW ADDITIONS

2017-08-06 Thread Liz Migliori
Amazing. Thank you for your dedication Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 6, 2017, at 2:09 AM, 'Jeremy G. B-C: Researching Sao Jorge' via Azores > Genealogy wrote: > > The cemetery book scans for Santo Amaro, Pick were also just posted. These > records give info on all

[AZORES-Genealogy] Family Tree DNA Friends and Family Sale

2017-08-06 Thread Cheri Mello
Sorry, I was logged in as the admin when I created the previous link for the sale, so some of your are not getting to the correct page to order. If you have NEVER ordered a DNA test before, or you are ordering for a relative who has NEVER DNA tested before, go here: https://goo.gl/yfqYQ5 Sorry

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] Re: Translation assistance

2017-08-06 Thread Sandra Perez
Cheri, I am glad you cleared that up. I have a habit going back and forth--very inconsistent. My thinking was, the older the record you keep you keep the older spelling. I was making myself a *little* *crazy*! On Sun, Aug 6, 2017 at 10:10 AM, linda wrote: > > Hi, > >

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] DNA testing recommendations

2017-08-06 Thread Kelly
Ok. Thanks again! True. Unfortunately it was my late eldest brother that let the news out. I am hopeful that she'll come around before she passes. On Aug 6, 2017 1:28 PM, "Cheri Mello" wrote: > Rats, yes, test yourself to start. Once you start to make discoveries and >

[AZORES-Genealogy] Re: ****New indexes and databases added to Azores GenWeb site!

2017-08-06 Thread linda
Thanks so much for posting these resources! :) Linda On Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at 7:41:12 AM UTC-7, Kathy Cardoza wrote: > > Hi Everyone > > I have added some important new resources to the Azores GenWeb site. > > First, is a database for Flamengos, Pico, contributed by Martine FERRERE: > >

Re: [AZORES-Genealogy] DNA testing recommendations

2017-08-06 Thread momma Goodwin
Thank you both for your responses. I was heavily leaning towards the FTDNA from what I've learned. I am most interested in learning more of my dad's side (azorean) since the more I dig in my mom's side she gets hostile toward me. I uncovered that her greatgrandfather fathered children through a

[AZORES-Genealogy] Re: Translation assistance

2017-08-06 Thread linda
Hi, I wasn't trying to make a point about reflecting and respecting the original Portuguese, though I see how my post could easily be taken to mean that-- particularly since I didn't add any helpful notes for context! I like to work out the translation of a difficult record by transcribing it