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January 2015 Newsletter

World War II Japanese American Relocation Camp Newspapers

GenealogyBank has added newspapers published in the Japanese American Relocation Camps during World War II. These newspapers from Arkansas, California, Colorado and Utah contain birth, marriage, and death records very useful for genealogists.

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Revolutionary War Soldier Dead at 105

In 1772 at the age of 42, Andrew Wallace shipped off for North America from Scotland – and just a few years later he was fighting in the American Revolutionary War for his new country.

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Quoth the Parrot Nevermore

Fire burning all around her and she could only carry one object to safety. She grabbed the old Family Bible – but as she was heading to the door she heard the parrot "in a loud a solemn voice" cry out: "Good Lord, deliver us!"

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GenealogyBank Just Added 8 Million More Records!

We constantly add more newspapers and obituaries to our online archives. Currently, GenealogyBank features over 6,500 newspapers from all 50 states, with more than 230 million obituaries and death records. Here are details about our most recent additions: a total of 52 newspaper titles from 18 U.S. states. We've shown the date ranges so that you can determine if the new content is relevant to your personal research.

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