Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Genealogy News Bytes - 11 December 2018

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

1)  News Articles:

New England Regional Genealogical Conference registration opens

*  Announcing the 2019 Jamboree Webinar Extension Series!

Godfrey Memorial Library Now Has a New Web Site

*  Google Maps with complete county lines and ZIP Codes; now also search using your current location

2)  New or Updated Record Databases:

Added or Updated Record Collections at FamilySearch.org - Week of 2 to 8 December 2018

Added and Updated Ancestry.com Record Collections - Week of 2 to 8 December 2018

New Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of December 10, 2018

3)  Genealogy Education:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 12 December, 5 p.m. PDT:  101 Ways to Design a Genealogy Chart, by Janet Hovorka

*  Upcoming AmericanAncestors Webinar - Thursday, 13 December, 12 noon PST:  Using Maps in Your Family History Research, by Alice Kane

*  Upcoming Genealogy With a Canadian Twist Webinar - Thursday, 13 December, 10 a.m.  PST:   What's That App, Eh?  Episode 18 by Kathryn Lake Hogan

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 14 December, 11 a.m.:  Citation for Beginners, by Shellee Morehead

*  Research Like a Pro Podcast:  RLP 22: How to Find the Original Record

*  Extreme Genes Podcast:  Episode 263 – Blaine Bettinger Talks Ancestral Spit & Police Use Of DNA

*  Fisher’s Top Tips Podcast:  #26… Social Security Wasn’t Always This Way

*  MyHeritage YouTube:  "We Are All Blended!": The results are in!

*  MyHeritage YouTube:  Becky Higgins Discovers Her Heritage

*  Ancestry YouTube:  Is Opera Singer Charles Craig Related to Me? | My Family Secrets Revealed | Ancestry

*  Ancestry YouTube:  Carmen's Family History Reveals the Truth About Her Father | My Family Secrets Revealed | Ancestry

*  Ancestry YouTube:  Barbara's African Ancestry Mystery | My Family Secrets Revealed | Ancestry

*  Ancestral Findings YouTube:  AF-208: 6 Things to Know Before Visiting the Genealogy Library

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  Do More Test Markers Matter? - A Segment of DNA

*  Family History Ron YouTube:  Q&A November 15 2018

*  Kenneth R. Marks YouTube:  14 Places to Find Your Ancestor's Address

*  Valerie & Myrt's Excellent Genealogy Adventures YouTube: How to plan the Perfect Itinerary

*  WikiTree YouTube:  Welcome to WikiTree Series: Collaboration

4)  Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Tuesday, December 11,  2018

*  RootsTech 2019 Holiday Special – Save $100!

5)  DNA Success Stories

*  Dr. Phil Gets Real with MyHeritage

*  Another sibling at 65? DNA testing is redefining the modern family

Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 7 December 2018?


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