This sounds interesting

Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter

I have not yet used this new service but the press release sounds interesting:

Site provides instant biographies and personal timelines for ancestors, saving genealogists time.

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Oswego, IL – January 15, 2015

HistoryLines, a new website for genealogists and family historians, has announced the release of its beta site at The site allows anyone to understand the story of their forebears by discovering the historical events and environment that surrounded their ancestors. Users see their relatives in historical context with a personalized timeline, and read a detailed biography based on when and where the ancestor lived in history.

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