As we got this new website up and running along with the Facebook page, I said I would place a monthly update on the news page for those that do not use Facebook. In June I sent out 670 emails announcing this website and Facebook page. 107 of them had bad email addresses. (My counts [...]
The Civil War Veterans page was published today http://www.olmstead-family.org/contents/patriots/civil-war/ is the direct link. I started with a listing of 65 extracted by Bob Olmstead of Greenville, SC that he extracted from the 1912 Olmsted genealogy. I added to it with submission from others and a few that I had found. There are 79 in the [...]
Getting a website up and running and adding content takes a lot of time. The real challenge for me was learning to use Facebook which I still don't quite understand. Activity on the website in June has primarily been in the development of pages listing military veterans. Thus far World War I (The Great War), [...]
At 9pm Friday, April 28th the announcement of this new website was made on Facebook. The first like was recorded within the hour.