Friday, October 19, 2018

Genealogy News Bytes - 19 October 2018

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

1)  News Articles:

Announcing: Valerie & Myrt’s Excellent Genealogy Adventures

*  Historic Hotels of America® Partners with New England Historic Genealogical Society and American Ancestors to Offer Historic Benefits to Clientele

*  ‘Family History’ Genealogy Drama Pilot on ABC Television

2)  New or Updated Record Databases:

New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, 19 October 2018

 Friday Finds 19 Oct 2018

3)  Genealogy Education:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for October 2018

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 19 October, 12 noon PDT:  John Jacob Kramer: Case Study of Mistaken Identity among Revolutionary War Soldiers, by Rebecca Whitman Koford

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 19 October, 1:15 p.m. PDT:  Using Indirect and Negative Evidence to Prove Unrecorded Events, by Thomas Jones

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 19 October, 2:30 p.m. PDT:  The Discriminating Genealogist: Telling Good Evidence from Bad, by Judy G. Russell

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 23 October, 11 a.m. PDT:  True Stories of Families Reunited thanks to Genetic Genealogy, by MyHeritage

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 24 October, 11 a.m. PDT:  10 Eastern European Genealogy Resources You Might be Missing, by Lisa Alzo

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Using Emigrant Guides for Genealogical Research, by Julie Miller

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Ho to California! The Draw of the Gold Rush, by Peggy Clemens Lauritzen

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:   Genealogical Research in the Dakotas, by Paula Stuart-Warren

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Past Conflict Repatriation: The Role of Genealogists and Methodology in Fulfilling Our Nation’s Promise, by Jeanne Bloom

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Deeper Analysis: Techniques for Successful Problem Solving, by Elissa Scalise Powell

*  The Genealogy Gems Podcast:  Episode 222

Fisher’s Top Tips Podcast: #011 – Tracing Forward Can Yield Family History Gold

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  Research AROUND the 1890 US Census - Genealogy Tips

*  Family History Ron YouTube:  Q&A September 27 2018

*  Family History Ron YouTube:  Q&A October 11 2018

*  Amy Johnson Crow YouTube:  An Overlooked Source for Southern Genealogy Research: Plantation Records

*  Ancestry YouTube:  The World’s Longest Thank You Note | Ancestry

*  BYU Family History Library YouTube:  Correcting a Mistake in Gender/Relationships in FamilySearch

*  Jennifer Holik YouTube:  Military Record Reconstruction

*  The In-Depth Genealogist YouTube:  A twofer! Day 5 of Relative Race and Season 5-Episode 1 of Long Lost Family.

*  Blaine Bettinger YouTube:  Why Do I Share Different Amounts of DNA?

4)  Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Friday, October 19,  2018

5)  DNA Stories:

*  91-year-old Wisconsin man finds long lost family in Morristown

*  Chances DNA can be used to find your family? Sixty percent and rising

6)  Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 16 October 2018?


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