A fun activity book dedicated to the topic of genealogy is available at Amazon.com. The book includes 20 activities for people of all ages. There are word games and puzzles, statistics, scavenger hunts, transcription projects, and more. Put it on your Christmas list for the budding genealogist, a genealogy friend, or for yourself.
Are you looking for ways to inspire others to take up genealogy as a pastime? Or do you want a loved one to enjoy your family history? Genealogy Fun While Developing New Genealogists is full of fun ideas that do not include research and the family tree. There are ways to make it fun and inviting. Buy the book for yourself or as a Christmas present for other genealogists.
More than thirty biographies, many written in a memoir format, have been published to this blog. The biographies are of the Acadian and Cajun women who are the author’s ancestors. Whether the biography is written in a narrative or memoir style, all biographies have been thoroughly researched and cited and include historical information. Family trees, pedigree charts, digitized church records, photographs, maps, and more are included to connect the reader to the woman.
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Sindi Broussard Terrien is a research genealogist, specializing in Acadian and Cajun women. Her blog MyManyMothers.com features biographies of her many great-grandmothers. She recently published Genealogy Fun While Developing New Genealogists and Fun with Genealogy Activity Book 1 which can be purchased on Amazon.com. She has written nine articles for the American-French Genealogical Society’s publication Je Me Souviens Magazine where she is an associate editor. Sindi Broussard Terrien received a certificate in genealogical research from Boston University. Her passion for genealogy spans over twenty years.
Sindi was inspired to write Genealogy Fun While Developing New Genealogists and Fun with Genealogy Activity Book 1 when she learned that fellow genealogists were discouraged by family members lack of interest in genealogy and family history. As one of the organizers for family events, she looks for fun ways to include the family history and genealogy at parties and get-togethers.