Genealogy Blog

Have you contributed to GenForum or other discussion forums?

26 Jul 2014

We asked and you answered! More than 30% of the Mocavo community has contributed to GenForum in the past, but not recently.

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Your Ancestors’ Headlines: Unlock Mocavo’s Newspaper Archive

24 Jul 2014

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Newspapers offer a wealth of information for a genealogist. Not only do they provide insights into historic events that touched the lives of our ancestors, they can also contain specific information about our family members. Published announcements can document events such as births, deaths, obituaries, engagements, and weddings; articles about social events, appointments to companies, legal notices, etc. can provide rich contextual details about your ancestors’ lives.

As a valued Community Member, you enjoy free access to more than 2 million newspaper pages at Mocavo. What are you waiting for, discover the headlines that shaped the lives of your ancestors now.

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Our Thank You Gift to You

19 Jul 2014

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As we join forces with Findmypast, we could not be more thankful for the positive feedback we continue to receive from the genealogy community. Our commitment to bring all of the world’s historical content online grows stronger by the day and we’re excited to bring you exciting new features and content in the future.

To thank you for all of your support, we want to do something special for the Mocavo Community. For this weekend only, you can enjoy your first month of Mocavo Gold for only 99 cents. That means for less than $1.00 you can now access all of the advanced technology and automated features that will help take your research to the next level.

  • Make Discoveries Faster Than Ever with Mocavo Gold
  • Search more than 8 billion names from one convenient location
  • Narrow down your results with advanced search fields and Search Sliders
  • Customize your result preferences with Search Tuners 
  • Get new discoveries automatically sent via email
  • See every detail with high definition documents
  • Enjoy over $75 in savings with exclusive partner discounts
  • And many more!

Make sure you take advantage of this exclusive offer by Monday, July 21 at 11:00PM EST.

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Have you ever used nonpopulation census schedules in your research?

11 Jul 2014

We asked and you answered!

Last week we asked ”Have you ever used nonpopulation census schedules in your research.”

Nonpopulation Census Schedule Poll Results

Nonpopulation census schedules sure are popular with the Mocavo Community! More than 90% of the community has used at least one of the different types of nonpopulation census schedules. The most used nonpopulation census schedules are mortality and agriculture.

Did you know that you can search the United States Federal Census for free at Mocavo? Start making discoveries now in the US Federal Census.

We Asked and You Answered!

28 Jun 2014

Last week we asked which genealogy websites you used. Here are the poll results!

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We Asked and You Answered!

13 Jun 2014

Last week we asked how many genealogy education programs/conferences do you hope to attend this year. More than 60% of the community plans on attending at least one genealogy program/conference this year!

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