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Big Blend Radio: Family History Research - Census and Cemeteries

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Join hosts Nancy Reid & Lisa Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine and Parks & Travel Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s 3rd Friday Family History show, with this episode

On This Episode:
- Census Research - Genealogist Holly T. Hansen - Founder of Family History Expos, and genealogist Ruby Coleman - President of the North Platte Genealogical Society, share how census is a key tool to successfully researching your family in the United States. A well-indexed census provides a quick and easy way to locate where your ancestors lived, when they lived there, and who lived with them or nearby.
- Bayou Rapides Cemetery - A Love Your Parks Tour family history story, hear Nancy & Lisa’s conversation with Bobby Hynson during their visit to Rapides Cemetery in Pineville, Louisiana. The cemetery was listed in the National Register of Historic Places on June 15, 1979, and is known to be the oldest burial ground in Rapides Parish

Featured music is “Stepping Stones” by Kimia Penton, and “Beneath a Solemn Sky” by The Gunboat Diplomats