About Alona Tester

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Alona Tester has written 844 articles so far, you can find them below.

Give A Little Back

Hands group Call it crowdsourcing, volunteering or just helping out – it all means the same thing. And there are many places around the world that are calling out for volunteers for indexing, transcribing and photographing. And as the quote says “no matter how small, it is never wasted”. Or as I say, “every little bit helps”. Continue reading →

Millions More Australian and New Zealand Records on Ancestry

logo - AncestryAU Ancestry has been busy adding many new records that relate to Australia and New Zealand research over the past few months … just in time for the Christmas/New Year research-fest when many have holidays. Amongst these millions of records, you’ll find more birth records, land records, morgue registers, crew lists, land grants and cemeteries to check out … Continue reading →

#genchat: It’s Back in 2015

genchat 2014 #Genchat started back in 2013 when Jen Baldwin from Ancestral Journeys put the idea out there, and now two years on, the idea of genealogy chats on Twitter (aka #genchat) keeps on getting bigger and better. Jen has just launched a brand new #genchat website, a new twitter handle (@_genchat), and the schedule of topics for 2015, Continue reading →