Friday, February 1, 2019

Genealogy News Bytes - 1 February 2019

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

1)  News Articles:

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*  HTML Tree on Geni: New Pedigree View

*  FTDNA Opens the Door to the Cops

*  The Friends of Irish Research Announces the Opening of the David Allen Lambert Library in Brockton, Massachusetts

2)  New or Updated Record Collections:

Friday Finds 1 Feb 2019

Additional New York Catholic Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, 1 February 2019

*  New Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of January 28, 2019

*  Chronicling America Updates - January, 2019

3)  Genealogy Education - Webinars:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for February 2019

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 5 February, 5 p.m. PST:  Six Feet Under Down Under - Cemetery records in Australia, by Jill Ball

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 6 February, 11 a.m. PST:  DNA and the GPS solves a mystery: Hamiltons in Colonial New England, by Shellee Morehead

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  You Can Do This: Photo Organizing and Preservation, by Thomas MacEntee

4)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  The Photo Detective Podcast:  Episode 28: Charting Your Family History

*  Fisher’s Top Tips Podcast:  #41… Historical Context And How It Can Help You Learn Your Ancestors’ Stories

*  African Roots Podcast:  Episode #436 Projects, Events, & Goals… January 29, 2019

5)  Genealogy Education - Video:

*  FamilySearch YouTube:  Road to RootsTech, Episode 9: Mobile App

*  FamilySearch YouTube:  Road to RootsTech, Episode10: Tips for Preparing for the Conference
*  FamilySearch YouTube: Road to RootsTech Mini Episode: Expansion to London

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  Ancestry DNA Review (2019 Update) - A Segment of DNA
*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  A Journey to Belonging Through Family History - RootsTech Film Fest
*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  What Do You Use When You Do Genealogy? - Viewer Question

*  23andMe YouTube:  23 Minutes With Anne, LIVE! Health Edition

*  DearMYRTLE YouTube:  AmericaGen Study Group - Chapter 18
*  DearMYRTLE YouTube:  The Archive Lady - Do I Really Need to Keep That?

*  Ancestral Findings YouTube:  AF-219: How to Use Google Images to Further Your Genealogy Research

* YouTube:  Tidying Up Your Genealogy | The Barefoot Genealogist | Ancestry

*  Elizabeth O'Neal YouTube:  Finding Where We Belong

*  RF Tree Genealogy YouTube:  Podcast #4 - Haplogroups revisited

*  The In-Depth Genealogist YouTube:  Finding Your Roots: Christiane Amanpour, Ann Curry and Lisa Ling

6)  Genealogy Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Friday, February 1,  2019

7)  DNA Success Stories

 81-year-old Irish woman who finally found her birth mum after 61 years says she's 'the happiest person ever'

Twins reunite after watching CNN film 'Three Identical Strangers'

DNA kit helps son reunite with mom 40 years later in Houston

8)  Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 29 January 2019?


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