Friday, August 14, 2020

Genealogy News Bytes - Friday, 14 August 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:

2)  New or Updated Record Collections:

3)  Genealogy Education -- Conferences and Institutes

*  A Summer of DNA Virtual Conference (15 August 2020)

4)  Genealogy Education - Webinars and Online Classes (times are US Pacific):

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 17 August, 5 p.m.:  The Advance of Research Habits over Recent Decades — And the Downside, by Tom Jones

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 18 August, 11 a.m.:  Getting to Know Mexican Church & Civil Registration Records, by Colleen Robledo Greene

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Dissecting a Civil War Pension Packet--Union and Confederate, by Jill Morelli

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Tech Zone - How to use Google Photos to Possibly Identify Ancestors in Old Photos, by Lisa Louise Cooke

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  Fisher's Top Tips: #197r - Connecting With a New Cousin

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube):

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

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  How to Conduct a House History Search

7)  Did you miss the last Genealogy News Bytes - 11 August 2020 ?


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