Friday, April 27, 2018

Genealogy News Bytes - 27 April 2018

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

1)  News Articles:

New Professional Genealogy:  Preparation, Practice & Standards book released

*  Work is Underway at NYG&B on a Guide to New York’s State Archives

 Report: Police used genealogy sites to track down serial killer suspect

*  New England Historic Genealogical Society Publishes “2020—Your Guide to the Mayflower 400th Anniversary”

*  FGS 2018 Registration Is Open

2)  Record Databases:

New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, 27 April 2018

*  New Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of April 23, 2018

3)  Genealogy Education:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for May 2018

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 2 May, 11 a.m. PDT:  Special Appearance by the Founder and CEO of MyHeritage, with Gilad Japhet

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar: Verifying Information You Find Online, by Marian Pierre-Louis

Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Beyond The Obituary: Finding Alternative Sources for Your Ancestors' Deaths, by Shannon Combs-Bennett

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Researching Your Oregon Ancestors, by Tessa Keough

*  Family Tree Magazine Podcast:  All About Podcast Episode 119

*  23andMe YouTube Channel:  23andMe LIVE | DNA Day Broadcast

*  DearMYRTLE YouTube Channel:  AmericaGen Study Group - Chapter 4 Evidence

*  DearMYRTLE YouTube Channel:  The Archive Lady - Did Someone Else Leave a Paper Trail for Your Ancestors?

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube Channel:  Build a Family Tree Quickly From One Record - A Gravestone

*  Jennifer Holik YouTube Channel:  New way to look at timelines

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems YouTube Channel:  Awesome Mobile Apps for Genealogy and Family History - Apple and Android

*  The In-Depth Genealogist YouTube Channel:  Relative Race Season 3 Episode 8 and Long Lost Family

4)  Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Friday, April 27,  2018

5)  Neat Stuff:

 Two Centuries of U.S. Immigration

Mystery solved: Newspaper story, DNA test lead brothers to family history

How the Log Cabin Became an American Symbol

Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 24 April 2018?


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