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Saturday Night Genealogy Fun on Monday -- How Many Trees Are In Your Database??

I was catching up on some blog reading and saw that Randy Seaver recently posted Saturday Night Genealogy Fun -- How Many Trees in Your Database?

I thought I would check my Legacy Family Tree Database. To do this go to View and then select Trees.  This will bring up the Tree Finder window.  {The image below shows the Tree Finder window.}

A few surprises here.  First, I have 52 total trees.  The largest has 3,191 people and the smallest have 1 person and there are 42 of them.  What!?  {The trees with only one person may have come from a GEDCOM import I did a long time ago.} I see some pruning of some bushes in my future.  Second, there are five trees with the Rutan surname.  I believe these are trees that I started when I was researching a brick wall and trying to see if there were any connections. {I will keep never know when these will come in handy.}

There are a few things you can do in this window to make clean up easier.  I am going to select all of the trees with 1 …

Some Interesting Things from Around the Net.

Here a few things I found interesting.  I am really behind on blog reading (and posting and doing genealogy). Amy Johnson Crow -- Why You Should Download Your Files From Ancestry and Every Other WebsiteJulie Cahill Tarr -- Genealogy Blog Reading PhilosophyTechnology -- Google Earth Relaunched with New Storytelling Features and Chrome SupportRandy Seaver -- Dear Randy, How do you Handle Female NamesRandy Seaver --  Legacy Family Tree Version 9 Released - Lots of New Features! AND Getting Hints on Legacy Family Tree Version 9 Profiles by Randy Seaver, author of Genea-MusingsJanine Adams -- My Digital WorkflowCheri Hudson Passey @ World Wide Genealogy -- Watching April and Other Distractions -- s0 happy she had such a cute little guy!What interesting things have you found??

I'm still here!

Hello everyone!

I'm sorry I have been absent for a little while.  We went on vacation to Florida for 11 days.

Some pictures of my happy place!

Then I had emergency surgery to remove my gallbladder.  With some time to recover I have finally found some time for a post.

I'm hoping to get back to genealogy and some regular posts.

I recently got Legacy 9 so I will be posting about that and some new features that I am loving.