Friday, August 11, 2017

Genealogy News Bytes - 11 August 2017


Some of the genealogy news items across my desktop the last three days include:

1)  News Bytes:


*  Four New Research in the States Guides From the NGS (Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, Oklahoma)

*  New Legacy QuickGuide Now Available - Metal Paper Clips, Rubber Bands and Tape, OH MY! by Melissa Barker

*  DNA News Update -- Friday, August 11, 2017

2)  Record Databases:

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New Records Available to Search This Findmypast Friday, 11 August 2017

*  TheGenealogist Releases 650,000 Additional Parish Records for Nottinghamshire

*  New U.S. Vital Records Online: Freedmen’s Bureau, Statewide Databases and More

3)  Genealogy Education:

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar, Friday, 11 August, 11 a.m. PDT:  "Using Pictures with Legacy Family Tree," by Geoff Rasmussen

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar, Tuesday, 15 August, 5 p.m. PDT:  "Analyzing Probate Records of Slaveholders to Identify Enslaved Ancestors," by LaBrenda Garrett-Nelson.

*  Upcoming SCGS Webinar, Wednesday, 16 August 2017, 6 p.m. PDT:  "Ports of Entry," by Kim von Aspern-Parker.

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  "A Taxing Matter: Using Tax Lists in Genealogy" by Judy G. Russell.

*  Katherine Schober's YouTube Channel:  Journey into German Genealogy with German Genealogy Translator Katherine Schober, SK Translations

*  Sacramento Genealogical Society YouTube Channel:  Her Name Wasn’t ‘Unknown’: Uncovering Female Ancestors, by Gena Philibert-Ortega.

*  Washington State Library YouTube Channel:  First Tuesdays: Getting the Most Out of Online Genealogy Sources, by Kim Smeenk.

*  DearMYRTLE YouTube Channel:  WACKY Wednesday - Mondays with Myrt Extended

*  BYU Family History Library YouTube Channel:  Understanding the Data in Family Tree, by Kathryn Grant

*  BYU Family History Library YouTube Channel:  FamilySearch Partner Blogs, by  Rayanne Melick

*  MyHeritage YouTube Channel:  Mother and Daughter meet for the first time

*  Amy Johnson Crow's YouTube Channel:  How to Browse the Census by Location on Ancestry and FamilySearch

*  Ancestry YouTube Channel:  What's New at Ancestry: August 2017 Edition

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems Podcast:  Episode 206 The Genealogy Gems Podcast - Your Family History Show

4)  Genealogy Bargains:

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Genealogy Bargains for Tuesday August 11, 2017


*  FREE E-book: Digitization Options for Family Photos

*  Ancestry DNA Tests Are 30% Off – Just $69 Until Tuesday, August 15

5)  Neat Stuff:

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The Internet Archive 78 RPM Records Archive is now Online

*  Defined: Descendancy Research

*  Language Resources and Handwriting Helps

Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 8 August 2017?

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