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    1. [FLWASHIN] Re: Update
    2. I don't use ancestry much anymore. I use familysearch.org today because they have more info and they don't charge me an arm and a leg either. ------- Original Message ------- From : Susan Penn Groover[mailto:[email protected]] Sent : 1/9/2020 7:24:59 PM To : [email protected] Cc : Subject : RE: [FLWASHIN] Re: Update *** Washington County Florida [FLWASHIN] Mailing List *** Randall, Ancestry took over Roots Web a few years back. On March 2nd Roots Web will cease to process email. The archives will still be accessible (I'm placing bets till this goes away.) Susan On 2020-01-09 10:09 PM, [email protected] wrote: > *** Washington County Florida [FLWASHIN] Mailing List *** > > > What is happening? Is Ancestry taking over Rootsweb? I have no desire to be on fake book with info on my family history. Please advise > > Randall Thaxton > > > ------- Original Message ------- > From : Susan Penn Groover[ mailto:[email protected] ] > Sent : 1/9/2020 6:35:31 PM > To : [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected] > Cc : > Subject : RE: [FLWASHIN] Update > > *** Washington County Florida [FLWASHIN] Mailing List *** > > Hi everyone! > > This has been heavy on my heart since Ancestry / Roots Web announcement. > > I have been admin / moderator for various mailing lists for 25+ years > (some lists that predate Roots Web). The options for change do not fit > my personal criteria. This is, also, not happening at a time I am able > to give personal time for this change. Plus, I think Ancestry is not > given an adequate “heads up” for this change. (I personally admin 200+ > lists) So I have made the decision to become a subscriber as opposed to > an administrator. > > I will remain admin to the mailing lists I currently admin till Roots > Web makes the changes they propose on March 2^nd . > > I am leaving the decision for change to the list members. > > I am still gathering options. I will post suggestions in the next few days. > > The major option I am hearing is Facebook. I suppose this could work. > But Facebook, in my humble opinion, would be turning a mailing list into > a message board. And various mailing list members have stated they would > not Facebook. Personally, I am in this bucket. I have personal issues > with Facebook. Open discussion on the list. Voice your opinion. > > Enough for now. Will post more on other options in the future. > > Susan Penn Groover, List Administrator > > --- > Genealogy: Where you confuse the dead and irritate the living. > > > _______________________________________________ > Washington County Florida [FLWASHIN] LINKS: > > [WIKI] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_County,_Florida > > [FamilySearch.org Research WIKI] https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Washington_County,_Florida_Genealogy > > [FLGenWeb] https://sites.google.com/a/flgenweb.net/washington/ > > [RW Message Board] https://www.ancestry.com/boards/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.washington/mb.ashx > _______________________________________________ > Email preferences: http://bit.ly/rootswebpref > Unsubscribe https://lists.rootsweb.com/postorius/lists/[email protected] > Privacy Statement: https://ancstry.me/2JWBOdY Terms and Conditions: https://ancstry.me/2HDBym9 > Rootsweb Blog: http://rootsweb.blog > RootsWeb is funded and supported by Ancestry.com and our loyal RootsWeb community > > > > _______________________________________________ > Washington County Florida [FLWASHIN] LINKS: > > [WIKI] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_County,_Florida > > [FamilySearch.org Research WIKI] https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Washington_County,_Florida_Genealogy > > [FLGenWeb] https://sites.google.com/a/flgenweb.net/washington/ > > [RW Message Board] https://www.ancestry.com/boards/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.washington/mb.ashx > _______________________________________________ > Email preferences: http://bit.ly/rootswebpref > Unsubscribe https://lists.rootsweb.com/postorius/lists/[email protected] > Privacy Statement: https://ancstry.me/2JWBOdY Terms and Conditions: https://ancstry.me/2HDBym9 > Rootsweb Blog: http://rootsweb.blog > RootsWeb is funded and supported by Ancestry.com and our loyal RootsWeb community -- --- Genealogy: Where you confuse the dead and irritate the living. _______________________________________________ Washington County Florida [FLWASHIN] LINKS: [WIKI] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_County,_Florida [FamilySearch.org Research WIKI] https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Washington_County,_Florida_Genealogy [FLGenWeb] https://sites.google.com/a/flgenweb.net/washington/ [RW Message Board] https://www.ancestry.com/boards/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.washington/mb.ashx _______________________________________________ Email preferences: http://bit.ly/rootswebpref Unsubscribe https://lists.rootsweb.com/postorius/lists/[email protected] Privacy Statement: https://ancstry.me/2JWBOdY Terms and Conditions: https://ancstry.me/2HDBym9 Rootsweb Blog: http://rootsweb.blog RootsWeb is funded and supported by Ancestry.com and our loyal RootsWeb community

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