Friday, June 19, 2020

Genealogy News Bytes - Friday, 19 June 2020

Welcome to Genealogy News Bytes, posted on Tuesday afternoon and Friday afternoon, where we try to highlight the most important genealogy and family history news and education items that came across our desktop over the past three days.

2)  New or Updated Record Collections:

3)  Genealogy Education - Webinars (times are US Pacific):

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  FREE! Family History Library Online Classes June 2020

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 23 June, 11 a.m.:  Working with SuperSearch™ to Find the Correct Historical Record, by Daniel Horowitz

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 24 June, 11 a.m.:  Utilizing the HathiTrust Digital Library for Family History Research, by Colleen Robledo Greene

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar: Genealogical Treasures in Irish Archives, by David Ouimette

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Bridging the Gap: Finding Ancestors in the United States between 1780 and 1840, by D. Joshua Taylor

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Tech Zone: What Are Pile-up Regions?, by Diahan Southard

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar: Black British Family History Research and Identity, by Penny Walters

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Why did the Welsh Leave Wales?, by Penny Walters

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar: Finding Your 19th Century Ancestors in England, by Paul Milner

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Finding Your 18th Century Ancestors in England, by Paul Milner

4)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  Fisher’s Top Tips :  #181r - Surprising Family History

*  The Photo Detective:  Episode 87 - Our Ancestors at Work

5)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube):

*  Family History Ron:  Q&A with FamilyHistoryRon

*  FamilySearch:  Juneteenth Live with Thom Reed

*  Genealogy Quick Start:  Genealogy Quick Start LIVE: Social History

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  Ways to Use Google Earth for Genealogy and Family History

*  Your DNA Guide:  Understanding Mitochondrial DNA

*  Your DNA Guide:  YDNA Testing

6)  Genealogy Bargains:


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