Monday, July 17, 2017

Genealogy News Bytes - 17 July 2017

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

1)  News Bytes:

PBS Announces a New Star-Studded Season of Finding Your Roots

*  Partnership Makes It Easier For People To Prove Pilgrim Ancestry

*  It's Official - Family Tree Maker 2017 Rollout Begins

2)  Record Databases:

*  Canadian Expeditionary Force Personnel Service Files Online

*  New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, July 14, 2017

*  TheGenealogist has launched over 1.3 million Parish Records for Northumberland

*  Added or Updated Databases at - Week of 9 to 15 July 2017

*  Added or Updated Record Collections at - Week of 9 to 15 July 2017

*  Tennessee Archives: 113 Newspapers for Genealogy Research on GenealogyBank

3)  Genealogy Education:

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar on 18 July 2017, 5 p.m. PDT:  Analyzing Documents Sparks Ideas for Further Research, presented by Angela Parker McGhie.

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar on 19 July 2017, 11 a.m. PDT:  The Firelands, The Connecticut Western Reserve, and the Ohio Territory presented by Peggy Clemens Lauritzen.

*  Upcoming SCGS Webinar:  FREE Webinar From SCGS: July 19, 2017 - The Early Religious Experience in America: the Theology Behind the Records, presented by Michael D. Lacopo, DVM.

*  Upcoming FGS Webinar on 20 July 2017, 5 p.m. PDT: The Open Death Records Initiative, presented by Fred Moss.

*  Archived Family Tree Webinars:  DNA: A Closer Look with Blaine Bettinger 

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  "Google Books: the tool you should use every day!" presented by Lisa Louise Cooke

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Tips for Snapping Pics: How to Take Perfect Family Photographs, presented by Jared Hodges.

*  Archived Hack Genealogy webinar:  Interpreting Your FTDNA and 23andMe Results Digital Download Now Available!

*  Archived Extreme Genes Radio Show/Podcast:  Episode 199 – Paul Woodbury on DNA Controversy / NexGen Invites Young Genealogists

*  BYU Family History Library YouTubeChannel: Understanding Naturalization for Genealogists, presented by James Tanner.

*  BYU Family History Library YouTubeChannel: Taking Advantage of Your Smartphone for Genealogy, presented by James Tanner.

*  The In-Depth Genealogist YouTube Channel:  Interview with Christine Woodcock of Genealogy Tours of Scotland.

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube Channel:  You Have Your DNA Results, Now What? - GEDMatch.

*  Genealogy Gems Podcast Number 205 with Lisa Louise Cooke.

4)  Genealogy Bargains:

Genealogy Bargains for Monday July 17, 2017

*  MyHeritage DNA Sale – Just $69 USD

5)  Neat Stuff:

*  Exploration and Settlement of North America, 1675-1800

*  How to Read Difficult Handwriting

*  Family History Forms from Midwest Genealogy Center


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