Odds and Ends

Ann Cushman provides a marvelous resource of odds and ends and tidbits and stuff from the unusual to the amusing. In between, you might find a clue or a new source of information to aid your research.


EU Data Protection Regulations

The EU (European Union) has proposed general data protection regulations that require public records held by States be considered personal info. This would mean genealogical, biographical, historical and even journalistic research could be curtailed. National genealogical societies want genealogy included in the regulation as exceptions to the rule.