Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Genealogy News Bytes - 7 August 2018

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

1)  News Articles:

GRAMPS 5.0.0 Released

*  Join Us for a Celtic Genealogy Cruise 

*  Genealogy Institute to Feature Freedmen of Five Civilized Tribes

In the Future, You Will Be Forever

2)  New or Updated Record Databases:

 Added or Updated Record Collections at FamilySearch.org - Week of 29 July to 4 August 2018

*    Added or Updated Ancestry.com Record Collections - Week of 29 July to 4 August 2018

*   Advantage Preservation Adds 600K Historical Newspaper Pages - July, 2018

*  TheGenealogist adds more English 1910 Lloyd George Domesday Records

3)  Genealogy Education:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  Free Family History Classes and Webinars for August 2018

BYU Family History Library Webinar Series (August 2018)

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 8 August, 11 a.m. PDT:  Genealogical Proof for the Novice Genealogist, by Annette Burke Lyttle

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 10 August, 11 a.m. PDT:  50 Websites To Find Vital Records, by Gena Philibert-Ortega

*  Upcoming Genealogy With a Canadian Twist Webinar -- Thursday, 9 August, 10 a.m. PDT:  Episode 6 Virtual Coffee Chat With Kathryn 

*  Research Like a Pro Podcast:  RLP 4:  Locality Research Part 1

*  The Photo Detective Podcast:  Episode 18: Found Photos and My Unexpected Discovery

*  Extreme Genes Podcast:  Episode 246 – Fisher & Woodbury Talk How To Manage Your DNA Data & Accounts

*  The In-Depth Genealogist YouTube:  MAAGI

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  The Challenge of Syncing RootsMagic, FamilySearch Family Tree and Ancestry

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  Download DNA Matches to Analyze - A Segment of DNA

*  BYU Family History Library YouTube:  Using Social Media for Interactive Family Histories - Simone Russell

4)  Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Tuesday, August 7,  2018

5)  DNA Success Stories:

*  Jeff’s FamilyTreeDNA story…was it the milkman?

*  Bill Uncovered a Half-Sister Using MyHeritage DNA

*  Long-lost brother from London reunited with family in Kentucky

*  Sisters reunited decades later on a mission to find their two brothers

Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 3 August 2018?


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