Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Genealogy News Bytes - 23 October 2018

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

1)  News Articles:

Watch Online for FREE! GEDMatch and Genetic Genealogy Segment on 60 Minutes

*  Ancestry.com Is In Cahoots With Public Records Agencies, A Group Suspects

*  New Guides to Tracing Ancestors in Tipperary and Leitrim

*  NERGC 2019 - The New England Regional Genealogy Conference April 3 - 6, 2019

2)  New or Updated Record Databases:

Added, Updated and Coming Soon Ancestry.com Record Collections - Week of 14 to 20 October 2018

 Added or Updated Record Collections at FamilySearch.org - Week of 14 to 20 October 2018

*  Milestones for NEHGS collection of RC records (Boston)

3)  Genealogy Education:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for October 2018

FREE National Archives Virtual Genealogy Fair – October 24, 2018

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

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 26 October, 11 a.m. PDT:  Researching your French and Indian War Ancestor, by Craig R. Scott

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  John Jacob Kramer: Case Study of Mistaken Identity among Revolutionary War Soldiers, by Rebecca Whitman Koford

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Using Indirect and Negative Evidence to Prove Unrecorded Events, by Thomas Jones

* Archived Family Tree Webinar:  The Discriminating Genealogist: Telling Good Evidence from Bad, by Judy G. Russell

* Archived Family Tree Webinar:  True Stories of Families Reunited thanks to Genetic Genealogy, by Roi Mandel

*  Research Like a Pro Podcast:  RLP 15: When to Hire a Professional Genealogist

*  Extreme Genes Podcast/Radio Show:  Episode 256 – Making The Most Out Of Your Ancestry.com DNA Matches / Nice Changes Coming For RootsTech 2019

*  Fisher’s Top Tips Podcast:   #12- Got DNA Skills? Become A Search Angel For Others!

*  Jennifer Holik YouTube:  Military Research Tip! The Missing & The Dead

*  Jennifer Holik YouTube: Research Tip! Where Can I Find a Service Number?

*  Jennifer Holik YouTube:  Why Are We Repeating History?

*  Ancestral Findings YouTube:  AF-201: Alternative Sources for Tracking Your Ancestors

4)  Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Tuesday, October 23,  2018

5)  DNA Stories:

*  LONG-LOST SISTERS: Half-siblings adopted decades ago by different families reunite in Bryan

*  DNA testing reveals a world of family

6)  Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 19 October 2018?


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