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The following articles are listed in this week’s Plus Edition email:

Sangerville, Maine: the Town of Two Knights

How to Filter Search Results from People Search Sites and Social Media Sites

RootsTech Returns to London in 2020, Opens Early Registration

Texas Man Close to Exoneration after a DNA Computer Algorithm Leads to New Suspect

Cutbacks by Ancestry, 23andMe Signal a Shakeout for DNA Industry

The Census Goes Digital

It Would Take Hundreds of Years to Digitize Records at Seattle National Archives

New Genetic Associations Identified for Heart Failure

Church of England to Launch a ‘Google Maps for Graves’ Within Five Years Enabling Family Historians to Search for Burial Records and Locations in an Online Database

Society of Genealogists and FamilySearch Partnership to Digitize the SoG’s Collection of Compiled Family Histories

MyHeritage Adds Huge Collection of Historical U.S. City Directories

MyHeritage Introduces Fan View for Family Trees

Findmypast Introduces New Look Brand

Findmypast’s Archive is the Fastest Growing on the Market

Findmypast’s Newspaper Archive Goes Global

Explore British & Irish roots through your Findmypast Family Tree

Interment.Net Adds 440,000 Cemetery Records in the Month of February 2020

New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 2 March 2020

New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 24 Feb. 2020

Ancestry® Announces Digitization of all 36 Million Available US Draft Cards, Answering More Members’ Questions about Family History

Where Am I From? New FamilySearch Discovery Activity Is a Fun Way to Explore Heritage

Your Next Computer Might Not Contain a Computer

Recent Updates to the Calendar of Genealogy Events

It is the First Day of the Month: Back Up Your Genealogy Files

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