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5 Online Family Crest Resources 

Genealogy, which is defined as the study of family history and tracing lineages and ancestral history, seeks to collect various types of information. Whether you’re an expert genealogist working on a major project or an individual looking for some ways to find out more about your family history, you will be required to collect several types of…
August 16, 2017
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Meanings of Colors in a Coat of Arms

What is a Family Crest or Coat of Arms? The terms "coat of arms" and "crest" are often used interchangeably, but there are differences between the two. Although, the differences may be considered minor and technical,  for anyone serious about the study of genealogy, the should be noted. The article below explains the difference as…
July 18, 2017
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Benefits of Knowing Your Family Crest

“What is the meaning of my surname?” You must have asked this question at least once in your lifetime from yourself or from an older member of your family. Knowing the meaning of your family’s surname can help you gather valuable information about your family and your ancestors. A family crest is often directly linked…
June 29, 2017