Friday, September 15, 2017

Genealogy News Bytes - 15 September 2017

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

1)  News Bytes:

The Massachusetts Real Estate Atlas Digitization Project

*  Arizona to Add 100,000 Historical Newspaper Pages to Chronicling America

*  Dutch Genealogy News for August 2017

*  Viking sword discovery: Hunter finds 1,100-year-old weapon on Norwegian mountain

2)  Record Databases:

FindmyPast adds Herefordshire records

*  Digital Panopticon: London convicts database project

*  TheGenealogist adds over 1.1 million records to their Sussex Parish Record Collection

*  Mad About Genealogy New Record Releases for week ending 15 September 2017

*  New Historic Records on FamilySearch: Week of September 12, 2017

3)  Genealogy Education:

*  BCG Offers Free Webinar: “When Does Newfound Evidence Overturn a Proved Conclusion” by Tom Jones, PhD, CG, CGL (19 September 2017)

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar, Wednesday, 20 September:  "WolframAlpha for Genealogists" by Thomas MacEntee

THAGS/FHF "Back 2 Research" eConference is Saturday, 23 September

*  Track Down Your WWI Military Ancestors with Free Multi-Session Webinar (23 September 2017)

*  FREE DNA WEBINAR! Reveal Your Unique Story through DNA and Family History (23 September 2017, 8 a.m. PDT)

*  BCG Offers Six Free Lectures (Live or by Webinar) on 6 October 2017

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  "North Carolina Quakers" by Annette Burke Lyttle

* Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems Podcast:  Episode 207

*  DearMYRTLE YouTube Channel:  GenDoc - Chapter 1

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube Channel:  How to Find Ancestors in City Directories on Ancestry

*  Nicka Sewell-Smith's YouTube Channel:  How to Trace Your Ancestors as Slaves

4)  Genealogy Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Tuesday, September 15,  2017

5)  Neat Stuff:

*  Saturn Spectacular: NASA's Free E-Book Offers Top 100 Cassini Images

*  How to Show Off Your Family History

*  Blasts From the Past -  UberHumor

Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 12 September 2017?


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