Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Genealogy News Bytes - 12 December 2017

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

1)  News Articles:

*  New study gives the first genetic map of the people of Ireland

*   'Life-changing' reunion: California man finds his biological family in Ohio

2)  Record Databases:

Added or Updated Record Collections at FamilySearch.org - Week of 3 to 9 December 2017

Added or Updated Ancestry.com Collections - Week of 3 to 9 December 2017

Advantage Preservation Adds 1.5 Million Historical Newspaper Pages - November, 2017
3)  Genealogy Education:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 5 p.m. PST:  I Thought He Was My Ancestor: Avoiding the Six Biggest Genealogy Mistakes, by James M. Baker

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 15 December 2017, 11 a.m. PST:  Finding Your Nordic Parish of Birth, by Jill Morelli, CG

*  Upcoming American Ancestors Webinar - Thursday, 14 December 2017, 12 noon PST:  Searching Databases on AmericanAncestors.org, by Don LeClair

*  Upcoming SCGS Free Webinar - December 20, 2017:  100 Days to a Better Family History, by Tammy Hepps

*  Extreme Genes Radio Show and Podcast:  Episode 217 – Football Great Steve Young Talks Ancestry and Autobiography

*  AncestralFindings Podcast:  AF-156: The Scotch-Irish and How to Research Them

*  MyHeritage YouTube Channel:  US Veteran Finds Long-Lost Sister

*  Genealogy Magazine YouTube Channel:  Episode 6: Celebrity Research Pitfalls

*  Ancestry.com YouTube Channel:  AncestryDNA: How to Invite Others to Test and How it Helps You

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube Channel:  Can you get RICH from your DNA?

*  Pat Richley-Erickson's YouTube Channel:  Genealogy Game Night - Dec 2017

*  Pat Richley-Erickson's YouTube Channel:  Mondays with Myrt - 11 Dec 2017

4)  Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Tuesday, December 12,  2017

*  MyHeritage DNA Only $49 – 50% Off during Last Minute Holiday Sale

*  Save 67% with Special Holiday Offer at RootsMagic!

5)  Neat Stuff:

*  The Real Voice of Siri!!!

DNA Proves Viking Women Were Powerful Warriors

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


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