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Where Did You Find Info You Posted On Ancestry?

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Re: Where Did You Find Info You Posted On Ancestry?

Posted: 23 Jun 2013 1:38PM GMT
Classification: Query
Thank you for those good pointers. I hope others use them.
I am not please with Ancestry's search engine nor with some of their transcribers. If I have seen "John Brown" in a certain census and want to look it up again, I put in "John Brown, the exact year and the exact city, county and state and mark them as exact, the search engine cannot find what I want and then makes me wade through everything from other cities until I get to the one I want.
I have searched the 1900 census in Alaska where many were listed as "MX" for "mixed race" of Natives. Ancestry has labeled these as Mexicans even though they all have Russian and Scandinavian names.
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Rivergrovegir... 22 Jun 2013 7:58PM GMT 
s_siegmund 22 Jun 2013 8:38PM GMT 
Rivergrovegir... 23 Jun 2013 3:15AM GMT 
s_siegmund 23 Jun 2013 7:07PM GMT 
Rivergrovegir... 23 Jun 2013 7:38PM GMT 
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