Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Genealogy News Bytes - 18 September 2018

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

1)  News Articles:

Reclaim The Records Wins Again and Freely Publishes the New York State Birth Index, 1881-1942

BCG Free Day of Quality Genealogy Education – October 19th, 2018

*  2nd Annual Scottish Genealogy Virtual Conference

*  FGS announces leadership changes

2)  New or Updated Record Databases:

Added or Updated Ancestry.com Record Collections - Week of 9 to 15 September 2018

*  Added or Updated Record Collections at FamilySearch.org - Week of 9 to 15 September 2018

New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, 14 September 2018

*  TheGenealogist adds 1910 Valuation Office Survey of Brent

3)  Genealogy Education:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  ISBGFH announces fall line-up of free genealogy webinars

*  Free Family History Classes and Webinars for September 2018

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinars - Tuesday, 18 September, 5 p.m. PDT:  Using Lists to Find Proof, by Cari Taplin

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinars - Wednesday, 19 September, 11 a.m. PDT: 25 Simple Research Hacks Every Genealogist Should Know, by Lisa Alzo

*  Archived Family Tree Webinars:  Challenges with Irish Genetic Genealogy, by Maurice Gleeson

*  Archived Family Tree Webinars:  Genealogy and the Little Ice Age, by Wayne Shepheard

*  Archived Family Tree Webinars:  Newspapers, Gravestones and Probate Records, by Maurice Gleeson

*  Archived Family Tree Webinars:  Navigating Irish Birth, Marriage and Death Records, by Maurice Gleeson

*  Archived Family Tree Webinars:  Tracing Your Immigrant Ancestor to Ireland, by Maurice Gleeson

*  Research Like a Pro Podcast:  RLP 10: George W. Dillard Case Study

*  Extreme Genes Podcast/Radio Show:  Episode 251 – What’s Ahead For FamilySearch? / Researching Descendants And Learning About Ancestors

*  Fisher’s Top Tips Podcast:  #002 – You’ve All Got The Old Pix- What’s The First Thing You Do?!

*  African Roots Podcast:  Episode #430 September 14, 2018

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  A Nose for News - Interview with Melanie McComb

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  DNA Over 4 Generations - A Segment of DNA

*  NextGen Genealogy Network YouTube:  Faces of NextGen Live - Katherine Schober

*  NextGen Genealogy Network YouTube:  Can we stop judging everything?

*  Jennifer Holik YouTube:  History, Our Lives & Choices are not Black and White

*  Ancestral Findings YouTube:  AF-196: The Do’s and Don’ts of Genealogy Research

*  Legacy Family Tree YouTube:  MyHeritage Live 2018

4)  Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Tuesday, September 18,  2018

5)  DNA Success Stories:

*   23andMe test introduces Johnson City family to long-lost sister, adopted in 1950s

*  I Found My Indigenous Roots — and Reassurance — in an Ancestry.com DNA Test

6)  Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 14 September 2018?


Copyright (c) 2018, Randall J. Seaver

Please comment on this post on the website by clicking the URL above and then the "Comments" link at the bottom of each post.  Share it on Twitter, Facebook, Google+ or Pinterest using the icons below.  Or contact me by email at randy.seaver@gmail.com.

No comments: