Friday, November 10, 2017

Genealogy News Bytes - 10 November 2017

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

1)  News Articles:

National Genealogical Society Seeks Nominations for 2018 National Genealogy Hall of Fame

*  NBC to Develop a “Reunited” Genealogy Television Drama

*  Ancestry Product Update: Person Page Changes

*  Ancestry and New England Historic Genealogical Society Collaborate to Make Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston Records Available on

*  Findmypast Grants Five Days of Free Access to All Military Records Ahead of Veterans Day 2017

*  FREE ACCESS at ArkivDigital This Weekend, November 11th and 12th

2)  Record Databases:

New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, 10 November 2017

*  TheGenealogist adds names from 53 new War Memorials

*  Fulton Postcards Historic Newspapers Update - Over 100 Added New York Titles

*  Advantage Preservation Adds 750 Thousand Historical Newspaper Pages - October, 2017

3)  Genealogy Education:

*  Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for November 2017

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 15 November, 11 a.m. PST:  British and Irish research: the differences, by Brian Donovan

* Upcoming  FREE Webinar From SCGS: November 15, 2017: Ancestral Hunting Grounds: Doing On-Site Research, by Jean Wilcox Hibben, PhD, MA

*  Upcoming Utah Genealogical Association (UGA) Virtual Chapter Webinar - 16 November 2017:  "More Evidence and Less Inference" by Karen Clifford, AG®

*  Upcoming November 16, 2017 (5 p.m. PST) FGS Webinar: Building Bridges Between Societies, by Rorey Cathcart

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  New York City Genealogical Research: Navigating Through The Five Boroughs, by Michael Strauss

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Using Non-Population Schedules for Context and Evidence, by Jill Morelli

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Little Known Sources for Virginia Research, by Shannon Combs Bennett.

*   Genealogy Gems Podcast :  Episode #211 with Lisa Louise Cooke

*  The Genealogy Guys Podcast: #334 - 2017 November 5

*  DearMYRTLE's YouTube Channel:  
GenDoc Study Group 9 - Citing Absent, Hidden, Obvious and Perplexing Dates

*  DearMYRTLE's YouTube Channel:  DNAGen - Open Q&A with Blaine Bettinger

*  Findmypast YouTube Channel:  3 Ways to Trace Wartime Ancestors

*  BYU Family History Library YouTube Channel:  Researching Your Enslaved Ancestors - James Tanner

*  Nicka Sewell-Smith YouTube Channel:  BlackProGen LIVE! Ep 37: People of Color in the Northeast: CT, MA, and NH

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube Channel:  How to Preserve your Family Bibles? - Viewer Question

*  Genealogy Do-Over YouTube Channel:  Genealogy Do Over: Pinterest Secret Boards

4)  Genealogy Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Friday, November 10,  2017

Ancestry Veterans Day Flash Sale – Save 50% on Subscriptions

*  GIVEAWAY: Win an Apple iPhone X from Genealogy Bargains

*  RootsTech 2018 Registration Giveaway Contests

5)  Neat Stuff:

Do You Know United States Geography? Take This Quiz!

The UK's Oddest Place Names

Hard Core Genealogist Until the End

Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 7 November 2017?


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