August, 2014

SPECIAL OFFER: Until Sep 30, Get 2 Free Hours of Research Added When You Buy 4+ Hours

August 22, 2014 Josiah Schmidt Announcements

Until September 30th, I am offering a special discount on my genealogy research services. When you purchase a commission of 4 or more hours of research, I will add an extra 2 hours of research to your commission for free. Contact me today to get me working on solving your family history brick walls:¬†  


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Index of Vital Records in Iba, Machtlos, and Gilfershausen post-1876

August 20, 2014 Josiah Schmidt AnnouncementsResources

I am happy to announce that I have added a “Free Genealogy Resources” section to my website, at My first offering is a set of three indexes I spent hundreds of hours translating and compiling. The indexes cover births, marriages, and deaths in the German towns of Iba, Machtlos, and Gilfershausen in 1876 and […]


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Different Y-DNA results from different companies?

August 17, 2014 Josiah Schmidt Tidbits

Did you get slightly different Y-STR values in your Y-DNA test results, if you took the test from two different companies? Fear not. This happened to me when I took’s 46-marker Y-DNA test (which is no longer for sale) and then a year later, took’s 37-marker Y-DNA test. Now, the two Y-DNA tests […]


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