Thanks for contacting me. I will tell you a little about my newsletter and then if you decide to subscribe, let me know.
The newsletter is sent at the end of each quarter. Starting with end of March, then end June, end Sep and end Dec. Each issue usually ranges between 35-80 pages. Each issue is indexed. Inside you will find the following sections:
Introduction - this is my welcome and hello letter.
Points of Interest - lists family reunion info, genealogy jokes,poems and genealogy tips.
Spotlight - This consists of family stories sent in by subscriber's or stories that I have been given permission to re-print.
Family Group - this lists new families I add to the newsletter each quarter, set up like family group sheets.
Family Updates - this lists updated info I have received or researched myself on those families in previous issues. I also list where/who I received the info.
Remembrance - This can consist of different things each quarter. It can either be another family story, a life story of someone who has recently passed away, or a will. I list who sent me the info or how I found the info with permission to re-print.
Other - this section consists of many different things. Each quarter I change the tpye of info printed. This section you will find such info as: Civil War records, Indian War records, Rev. War records, Marriage records done by state, Death records, Birth records, Census records, Mortality schedules, Old Medical terms and their meanings, Nicknames, wills, etc.
Memorials : a listing of obituaries from long ago and current family members that have recently passed on.
Queries: A listing of queries
New Subscribers : This is a listing of all new subscribers received for the current quarter. It lists their names, addresses, email addresses and tells which family they belong to, so others may contact them that belong to the same family.
Then the index.
The newsletter covers USA, Ireland, Scotland, Canada, some Australia. It also covers the following surnames: Akin(s), Aiken(s), Aken(s), Aikin(s), Eakin(s), Acken(s), Achen(s), Eaken(s), Aitken(s), etc.
If you decide you would like to join, even being in the middle of the year, you will not miss any issues. I will still send you the March issue along with future issues so that you have all 4 issues. The cost is $25.00. If you decide you would like to join, send me an email and I will give you my mailing address.