genealogy

Narrow Down Your Obituary Searches With Obit Magnet

Trying to find an obituary? Obit Magnet takes a name and death date and generates obituary search URLs for Google Books (newspapers only), Newspapers.com, NewspaperArchive.com, and Chronicling America. Enter the name of the person you’re searching and the day, month, and year of their death. Obit Magnet will generate news…

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Ditch the Firstname Lastname format with The Anti-Bullseye Name Search

Most names in English are expressed in news articles and other places like this: Firstname Lastname, or possibly Firstname Middlename Lastname. However, it isn’t the only pattern used when writing a name. TABNS takes a name and generates a Google search that searches for the name in reverse order (Lastname…

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