Friday, September 21, 2018

Genealogy News Bytes - 21 September 2018

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

1)  News Articles:

RootsTech 2019 SLC Opens for Registration

*  19 October 2018 is BCG Free Day of Quality Genealogy Education

* Appropriating Content from Find-A-Grave

*  Announcing Generations Cafe – a Genealogy Podcast

* changed how it determines ethnicity and people are upset

2)  New or Updated Record Databases:

Findmypast’s Catholic Heritage Archive grows again!

*  New Naval Records Added to Fold3!

3)  Genealogy Education:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  ISBGFH announces fall line-up of free genealogy webinars

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinars - Tuesday, 25 September, 11 a.m. PDT:  Importance of Newspapers for family research, by Daniel Horowitz

*  Archived Family Tree Webinars:  Using Lists to Find Proof, by Cari Taplin

*  Archived Family Tree Webinars: 25 Simple Research Hacks Every Genealogist Should Know, by Lisa Alzo

*  Archived Family Tree Webinars:  Finding Kentucky Land: Grants, Deeds and the Missing Pieces

*  Generations Cafe Podcast:  Is Perfectionism Ruining Your Genealogy?

*  Generations Cafe Podcast:  Finding All of the Daughters in the Family Tree

*  Generations Cafe Podcast:  4 Things You Should Do With Every Genealogy Source

*  Fisher’s Top Tips Podcast:  #003 – Keeping Your Ancestral Photos Safe

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  Researching AROUND the Missing 1890 Census | 1890 FRAGMENTS in Genealogy

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube: Using State Census Records - Researching AROUND the Missing 1890 Census in Genealogy

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  DNA Q&A - Fanatical Friday Live!

*  Ancestry YouTube:  Genealogy Jargon Defined | Ancestry

*  BYU Family History Library YouTube:  Using Multiple Online Genealogy Programs to Find Your Ancestors - James Tanner

*  BYU Family History Library YouTube:  BYU Technology Lab - Mark Clement (6 Sep 2018 -30 min)

*  Family History Ron YouTube:  Q&A September 13 2018

*  FamilySearch YouTube:  Road to RootsTech, Episode 3: Registration for RootsTech is Open!

*  The In-Depth Genealogist YouTube:  Season 4 of Relative Race Begins

4)  Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Friday, September 21,  2018

FREE DOWNLOAD FRIDAYS: Google Books for Genealogy Cheat Sheet

5)  DNA Success Stories:

*   A Man Says His DNA Test Proves He’s Black, and He’s Suing

*  Gone Daddy, Part III: Family revealed, secrets uncovered

*  Siblings from across the pond find each other after 55 years

6)  Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 18 September 2018?


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