Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Genealogy News Bytes - 16 January 2018

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

1)  News Articles:

The Phillips Library is being Moved from Salem, Massachusetts to Another Town, Taking Away some of Salem’s Most Valuable History and Genealogy Resources

*  New Freedom of Information Lawsuit filed by Reclaim the Records for New York Marriage Records

*  Registration for the 2018 Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research Opens Sat. Jan 13th

*  How DNA Testing Botched My Family's Heritage, and Probably Yours, Too

2)  Record Databases:

Added or Updated Ancestry.com Collections - Week of 7 to 13 January 2018

Added or Updated Record Collections at FamilySearch.org - Week of 7 to 13 January 2018

Richard Warren Added to Mayflower Families Fifth Generation Descendants, 1700-1880
3)  Genealogy Education:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

 Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for January 2018

*  FamilyTreeDNA, FamilySearch, and 2018 Brick Wall Webinars

*  Family History Fanatics eConference - 19 January 2018

*  Archives Skill Building Boot Camp – Saturday, January 20, 2018

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 5 p.m.:  Finding Thomas' Father: an 18th Century Prince William County Virginia Case Study, by Pam Stone Eagleson

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 17 January 2018, 11 a.m.: Introducing the Geni World Family Tree, by E. Randol Schoenberg

*  Upcoming american Ancestors Webinar - Thursday, 18 January 2018, 12 noon PST:  Hosting an Online Family Reunion, by David Allen Lambert.

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Genealogy for Beginners: Start Your Online Family Tree, by Daniel Horowitz

*  Extreme Genes Radio Show/Podcast:  Episode 220 – The New Year In the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society / The Legal Genealogist Anticipates 2018 In DNA and Records

*  Genealogy Gold Podcast:  (#161) New Ways to Find Maiden Names

*  Genealogy Journeys Podcast:  #44: Honoring the Braille Institute and Blind Ancestors

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube Channel:  Is MyHeritage a Good DNA Company?

*  New York Genealogical and Biographical Society YouTube Channel:  A look ahead to 2018 and 2019 for the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society

4)  Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Tuesday, January 16,  2018

5)  Neat Stuff:

The Cape Ann Vikings

*  Tracing Our Roots: Ancestry has top database for DNA searches


Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 12 January 2018?


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