Friday, September 18, 2020

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 18 September 2020

 Welcome to Genealogy News and Education 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 since the last issue.

1)  News Articles:

2)  New or Updated Record Collections:

3)  Genealogy Education -- Conferences and Institutes

*  Virtual Nordic Genealogy Conference 2020 (26-27 September 2020)

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

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 22 September, 11 a.m.:  Finding new cousins and building your family tree with DNA, by Anne Young

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 23 September, 11 a.m.: Introduction to VPNs, by Thomas MacEntee

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar: Reconstructing the Murphy Family Using DNA & Documentary Evidence, by Melissa Johnson

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:   Finding Genealogical Data in the Chinese Exclusion Act Case Files, by Trish Hackett Nicola

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Your DNA questions answered live with Diahan, by Diahan Southard

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  How to Recalculate centiMorgan Totals at FamilyTreeDNA (Advanced), by Paul Woodbury

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  Fisher's Top Tips: #207r - Search Angels

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube):

*  FamilySearch:  Digital Library Live Discussion

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  Elevenses with Lisa Viewer Voices - Episode 25


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