Friday, February 15, 2019

Genealogy News Bytes - 15 February 2019

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

1)  News Articles:

Genealogical Detective Work Solves Looted Art Mystery

RootsTech 2019 Announces Lineup of Keynote Speakers and Entertainers

The Global Family Reunion to Connect the World Again

 Freedom on the Move launches Database of Fugitives from American Slavery

2)  New or Updated Record Collections:

New Findmypast Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, 15 February 2019

*  Advantage Preservation Adds 800K Historical Newspaper Pages - January, 2019

3)  Genealogy Education - Webinars:

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for February 2019

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar -- Tuesday, 19 February, 5 p.m. PST:  Applying Evidence to Genealogical Research Questions, by Melissa Johnson

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar -- Wednesday, 20 February, 11 a.m. PST: Online Resources for French Genealogy part I: Compiled Records, Church Records and Civil Registration, by Paul woodbury

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Reconstructing Your Genetic Family Tree, by Blaine Bettinger

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Preparing for your Trip to the Family History Library, by James Beidler

*  Free Webinar! "Internet Archive: The Amazing Genealogical Resource You're Not Using" with Debra Dudek from the Fountaindale Public Library

4)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  The Photo Detective Podcast:  Episode 29: Old Providence- A Way to Time Travel at Your Desk

*  The Photo Detective Podcast:  Episode 30: Wedding Clues, Rootstech Tips

Genealogy Gems Podcast:  Episode #226

*  Fisher’s Top Tips Podcast:   #45… Pictures From Before Photography That May Add To Your Family Story

5)  Genealogy Education - Video:

*  Ancestral Findings YouTube:  AF-223: Why is Doing Irish Genealogy so Challenging, and What Can You Do about It?

*  23andMe YouTube:  23 Minutes With Anne, LIVE! Diversity in Research Edition

*  Who Is Nicka Smith? YouTube:  BlackProGen LIVE! Ep 77: Connecting with the Slave Holder’s Descendant

*  DearMYRTLE YouTube:  Wacky Wednesday - FAN Club Breakthrough

*  DearMYRTLE YouTube:  AmericaGen Study Group - Chapter 19 Government Land Records

*  AmericanAncestry YouTube:  Introducing American AncesTREES

*  Ancestry YouTube:  2019 Sundance Film Festival - Ancestry & SundanceTV Present: Railroad Ties (Ext. Trailer) | Ancestry

*  Family History Fanatics YouTube:  Become a Better Genealogist by Reviewing What You Know

*  The In-Depth Genealogist YouTube:  FYR w: CeCe

6)  Genealogy Bargains:

*  Genealogy Bargains for Friday, February 15,  2019

7)  DNA Success Stories

 1993 Minneapolis murder case solved with the help of online genealogy

*  She was left with disturbing questions that will never be answered. The Pandora’s Box of DNA testing.

8)  Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 12 February 2019?


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