Friday, February 23, 2018

Genealogy News Bytes - 23 February 2018

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

1)  News Articles:

Behind the Scenes at RootsTech

A Survival Guide to RootsTech 2018

RootsFinder Announces (experimental) DNA Tools!

2)  Record Databases:

*   New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, 23 February 2018

*  23 Feb 2018 – New Genealogy Record Releases & Updates

*  NYG&B Labs Releases The Record Map Search

3)  Genealogy Education:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 28 February, 11 a.m. PST:  "Find Your Roots in German Farm Histories," by Gail Blankenau

*  Archived Family Tree Webinars: "Online & On Track: Railroad Records, Indexes, and Finding Aids on the Internet," by Paula Stuart-Warren

*   Archived Family Tree Webinar: "Using Swedish Taxation Records to Solve Tough Genealogical Problems," by Jill Morelli

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar: "Tribal Quest: A special project to document the family histories of tribal people" by Golan Levi

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  "Legacy 9 Unlocked (part 2): Adding an Online Document," by Geoff Rasmussen

*  Nicka Sewell-Smith's YouTube Channel : BlackProGen LIVE: Ep 52: Deconstructing the Freedmens Bureau

*  BYU Family History Library YouTube Channel:  Using the Source Linker in FamilySearch Family Tree - Kathryn Grant

*  DearMYRTLE's YouTube Channel:  AmericaGen Study Group - Chapter 2 “Language, Terminology, and Important Issues”

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube Channel:  FamilySearch Quick Trick - Organizing Your Sources

*  Legacy Tree Genealogists YouTube Channel:  African American Genealogy

*  NYG&B Society YouTube Channel:  NYG&B Labs: Mapping The Record Search Tutorial

4)  Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Friday, February 23,  2018

5)  Neat Stuff:

   Britain's Dark-Skinned, Blue-Eyed Ancestor Explained

Become a Master of’s Search Options

Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 20 February 2018?


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