Friday, February 9, 2018

Genealogy News Bytes - 9 February 2018

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

1)  News Articles:

Past and Present Pathways Announces Two New Additions

*  ISFHWE Elections to Be Held April 2018

*  UGA's Distinguished Service Award Goes to Angela Packer McGhie!

*  The National Genealogical Society Announces Three Research Trips

*  23andMe Launches The Global Genetics Project

 As more people learn of their genetic makeup, unexpected African roots emerge

2)  Record Databases:

*   Over 650,000 criminal records added to TheGenealogist

 New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, 9 February 2018

*  February Update: GenealogyBank Just Added New Content from 103 Titles!

*  9 Feb 2018 – New Genealogy Record Releases & Updates

African American Genealogy Records: New and Free!

*  Advantage Preservation Adds 650K Historical Newspaper Pages - January, 2018

3)  Genealogy Education:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

 International African American Museum to Present Free Genealogy Seminars Every Saturday in February

*  Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for February 2018

*  REGISTER: Feb 2018 DearMYRTLE Webinars

*  Legacy Tree Genealogists 2018 Conferences

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 13 February 2018, 11 a.m. PST:  Have Nordic Ancestors? Count Yourself Lucky - Nordic Records are Amazing, by Mike Mansfield

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Digging for Historical Records on FamilySearch, by Sunny Morton

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Using Military Maps in Genealogy, by Rick Sayre

*  Nicka Sewell-Smith YouTube Channel:  BlackProGen LIVE! Ep 50: Ask Mariah - The Remix

*  DearMYRTLE's YouTube Channel:  Jewish Genealogy 1 with Emily Garber

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube Channel:  Watch Your Ancestors on FamilySearch

4)  Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Friday, February 9,  2018

*  Valentine’s Day DNA Price Wars – Save BIG This Week!

5)  Neat Stuff:

 Where Old, Unreadable Documents Go to Be Understood

What's going on in these photos?

DNA test, luck reunite Hawaii man with the biological parents he never knew

Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 6 February 2018?


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