Friday, June 5, 2020

Genealogy News Bytes - Friday, 5 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.

1)  News Articles:

A note from Ancestry’s CEO

2)  New or Updated Record Collections:

* New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, 5 June 2020

New Historical Medical Professionals Added to the Occupational Records on TheGenealogist Covering Doctors, Midwives, Opticians and Medics in British India

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

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  View RootsTech 2020 Videos for FREE!

*  FREE! Family History Library Online Classes June 2020
*  MyHeritage Online Events in May–June

*  June 2020 Virtual Genealogy and Local History Calendar

*  More FREE Genealogy Webinars for June 2020

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 9 June, 11 a.m.:  The FamilySearch/MyHeritage partnership and its tools for members of the LDS church, by James Tanner

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 10 June, 5 p.m.:  Using DNA to Answer Real Research Questions: Three Case Studies, by Gail Blankenau

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar: Sources for Landed and Titled People, by Paul Milner

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  "What are the Odds?" An online tool that can help solve DNA puzzles, by Jonny Perl

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar: Tech Zone: Creating a Video with Adobe Spark, by Cheri Hudson Passey

4)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  The Photo Detective:  Episode 85: Pinup Photos and Modern Women

5)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube):

*  American Ancestors:  Return to the Catskills

*  Family History Ron:  Q&A with Family History Ron

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  How to Inspire Your Family to Help You Pass Down Your Genealogy

*  Your DNA Guide:  XDNA testing

6)  Genealogy Bargains:


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1 comment:

Linda Stufflebean said...

Congrats on making the Family Tree Magazine Best 100 websites. It's a much deserved honor.