Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Genealogy News Bytes - 13 November 2018

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

1)  News Articles:

Findmypast Partners with Living DNA to Launch the Most Detailed Ancestry Discovery Experience

*  Ancestry Launches a New Take on Genetic Traits

*  Shared Ancestral Places Added to MyHeritage DNA Matches

*  The New York Times’s Capsule of History Goes Digital

 RootsTech 2019 Mobile App Now Available for Download!

*  Announcing a New South-West of England Family History Show

2)  New or Updated Record Databases:

Added or Updated Record Collections at FamilySearch.org - Week of 4 to 10 November 2018

*  Added and Updated Ancestry.com Record Collections - Week of 4 to 10 November 2018

*  Friday Finds 9 Nov 2018

New Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of November 12, 2018

3)  Genealogy Education:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  MyHeritage LIVE 2018 Conference Video and Blog Compendium

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 14 November, 11 a.m. PST:  Introduction to the Bayou State: Louisiana for Beginners, by Rorey Cathcart

*  Upcoming NEHGS Webinar - Thursday, 15 November, 12 noon PST:  Raising the Dead: Finding Clues to Ancestors from Headstones, Family Plots, and Burial Records, by David Allen Lambert

*  Upcoming UGA Webinar - Thursday, 15 November, 6 p.m. PST: Evernote: The Genealogist's Workhorse, by Donald R. Snow, PhD

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 16 November, 11 a.m. PST:  Legacy 9 Unlocked (part 7): Adding Email Correspondence, by Geoff Rasmussen

*  Research Like a Pro Podcast:  RLP 18: How to Create a Locality Guide

*  Extreme Genes Podcast/Radio Show:  Episode 259 – World War II Marine Recalls HER Days In The Service / “Cousin Fishing” Pays Off For Excited Genie

*  Genealogy Journeys Podcast:  #62 - Forestry

*  The Genealogy Guys Podcast:  #352 

*  Fisher’s Top Tips Podcast:  #018 – The Potential Benefit of Swapping Brick Walls

*  DearMYRTLE YouTube:  WACKY Wednesday - FamilySearch Catalog

*  DearMYRTLE YouTube:  Mondays with Myrt - 12 Nov 2018 Veterans Day Tribute

*  WikiTree YouTube:  Welcome to WikiTree Series: An Introduction to WikiTree

*  WikiTree YouTube:  Welcome to WikiTree Series: The Collaborative Tree

*  Ancestral Findings YouTube:  AF-204: Don't Make These 8 Mistakes in Your Genealogy Research

*  Genetic Genealogy Ireland:  Introducing DNA Painter (Katherine Borges)

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems YouTube:  How to Solve an Old Postcard Mystery for Genealogy and Family History

*  Valerie and Myrt's Excellent Genealogy Adventures YouTube:  Valerie Got Her Passport in Record Time

4)  Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Tuesday, November 13,  2018

5)  DNA Success Stories:

*  Long lost sisters meet for first time in 50 years

*  Bend man’s DNA test unlocks elaborate family tree

Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 9 November 2018?


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1 comment:

Louis Kessler said...

OMG! The comments on the Ancestry Launches a New Take on Genetic Traits article.