Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Genealogy News Bytes - 3 April 2018

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

1)  News Articles:

314 Rare Books and Maps Stolen from Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

Illinois State Genealogical Society now Offers a Bicentennial Family Certificate

New Online WWII Writing Course Available!

Dating Website Matches You Based on your DNA

A New Partnership is Announced: Ontario Genealogical Society and the NextGen Genealogy Network
2)  Record Databases:

 FREE ACCESS to Civil War Collection at Fold3 – Now Through April 15th

*  Added or Updated Record Collections on MyHeritage - February and March 2018

*  Added or Updated Ancestry.com Collections - Week of 25 to 31 March 2018

*  Added or Updated Record Collections at FamilySearch.org - Week of 25 to 31 March 2018

*  New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, 30 March 2018

British Newspaper Archive Additions for March

*  Chronicling America Updates - March, 2018

3)  Genealogy Education:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

 FamilySearch Classes Presented at RootsTech 2018 Now Online

*  Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for April 2018

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 4 April, 11 a.m.:  Sharing The Joy: Projects That Will Captivate The Non-Genealogists In Your Life, by Lisa Louise Cooke

*  Upcomoing Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 6 April, 11 a.m.:  Legacy 9 Unlocked (part 3): Adding a Census Record, by Geoff Rasmussen

*  Videos of the Lectures from the 2017 i4gg Conference Are Now Up!

Genealogy Gold Podcast:  #172 - Who’s Who in the American Revolution: Richard Henry Lee

*  The Genealogy Guys Podcast: #341

*  Extreme Genes Radio Show/Podcast:  Episode 230 – State “Archive In The Attic” Project Nets World War I Family History Gold

*  Jenny Hawran YouTube Channel:  Brandon Stanton at RootsTech 2018

*  Ancestry YouTube Channel:  What's New at Ancestry: April 2018 Edition

*  BYU Family History Library YouTube Channel:  Discover-Gather-Connect: An Expanded Emphasis for Family History - Kathryn Grant

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube Channel:  How to handle unexpected paternity issues in DNA testing?

4)  Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Tuesday, April 3,  2018

*  Save Up to 45% on Evidence Explained 3rd Revised Edition at Amazon

5)  Neat Stuff:

Port Hueneme 'message in a bottle' mystery solved

*  Elderly Niles man reconnects with twin sister after 93 years

*  DNA kit connects Sarasota teen with brother she never knew

Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 30 March 2018?


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