Eastman 120Dick Eastman (United States)
Dick has been involved in genealogy for more than 30 years. He has worked in the computer industry for more than 40 years in hardware, software, and managerial positions. By the early 1970s, Dick was already using a mainframe computer to enter his family data on punch cards. He built his first home computer in 1980.

Dick is widely known internationally for his Eastman’s online genealogy newsletter.

Website: http://blog.eogn.com

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