Friday, September 7, 2018

Genealogy News Bytes - 7 September 2018

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

1)  News Articles:

Genetic Genealogy Ireland Conference, Dublin, 2018

MyHeritage Partners with British Retailer WHSmith to Distribute DNA Kits

*  Dutch Genealogy News for August 2018

Book Notice: "Dueling Dragons, The Struggle For Ireland, 1849-1875" by Marjorie Harshaw Robie

*  Springville centenarian marks birthday with hundreds of direct descendants

2)  New or Updated Record Databases:

New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, 7 September 2018

*  New Records on FamilySearch: August 2018

*  Top Quebec genealogy resource, PRDH, almost doubles in size

*  Provincial Archives of New Brunswick digitizes death certificates for 1967

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 Webinar - Wednesday, 12 September 5 p.m. PDT:  Examining Migration & Researching Migrants in the British Isles, by Julie Goucher

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  What's Been Done: Using Someone Else's Genealogy Research, by Thomas MacEntee

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Legacy 9 Unlocked (part 6): Adding a Death Certificate, by Geoff Rasmussen

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Social Reasons for Migration, by Mary Hill

*  African Roots Podcast:  Episode #429 September 4, 2018

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  Family Roots Conference Class Selection Guide

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  How to Evaluate a Find A Grave Memorial - Research Over My Shoulder Episode 9

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube: Record Availability - Research Over Caleb's Shoulder

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube: Write Compelling Family History - Tips from Family History Fanatics

*  Ancestry YouTube:  September 2018 Edition | What's New at Ancestry | Ancestry

*  23andMe YouTube:  What Are Haplogroups?

*  23andMe YouTube:  My DNA Relatives and Me

*  23andMe YouTube:  Seeing Our Ancestry through DNA

*  BYU Family History Library YouTube:  English Research: How Can the 1939 Register Help You? by Kathryn Grant

*  Jennifer Holik YouTube:  Are you open to what your family & military research show you?

*  Kenneth R. Marks YouTube:  6 Ways for Genealogists to Focus

*  The In-Depth Genealogist YouTube:  What Did You Do Over Summer?

4)  Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Friday, September 7,  2018

*  FREE ACCESS at Findmypast This Weekend!

5)  DNA Success Stories:

*   Co-workers discover they are actually father and son

*  DNA Genealogy tests: Five things I learned in my search for my roots

Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 4 September 2018?


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