Friday, January 25, 2019

Genealogy News Bytes - 25 January 2019

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

1)  News Articles:

RootsTech 2019 SLC Offers a Virtual Pass for 18 Recorded Sessions

2)  New or Updated Record Collections:

Friday Finds 25 Jan 2019

*  New Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of January 21, 2019

*  New Scottish Records Available To Search this Findmypast Friday, 25 January 2019

*  English Convict Prisons and Criminal Lunatic Asylums records added to TheGenealogist

3)  Genealogy Education - Webinars:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for January 2019

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 30 January 2019:  You Can Do This: Photo Organizing and Preservation, by Thomas MacEntee

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Using OneNote With Your Genealogy, by Tessa Keough

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Patriot or Not?: Using the Genealogical Proof Standard on a Closed DAR Line, by Elissa Scalise Powell

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Get Set, GO! Planning and Executing a Successful Research Trip, by Nicka Smith

4)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  Fisher’s Top Tips Podcast:  #39 – Looking For An Incredible Source That Costs You Nothing? Listen To This!

5)  Genealogy Education - Video:

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  Does the Record Exist? - Beginning Genealogy Tips

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  23andMe Trait Reports

*  Who Is Nicka Smith? YouTube:  BlackProGen LIVE! Ep 75: Getting the Most From Your Research Trip

*  Ancestral Findings YouTube:  AF-217: 3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Getting DNA Testing for Genealogy

*  BYU Family History Library YouTube:  Everyday Family History for the Crazy-busy Life - Olivia Jewell

*  The In-Depth Genealogist YouTube:  Finding Your Roots: Michael K.Williams and Felicity Huffman

6)  Genealogy Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Friday, January 25,  2019

7)  DNA Success Stories

 A Routine DNA Test Upends Author Dani Shapiro’s Sense of Identity

Ancestry Tests Come Back Saying Identical Twins Have Different DNA

8)  Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 22 January 2019?


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