Friday, October 2, 2020

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 2 October 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

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

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 6 October, 6 p.m.:  Advanced DNA Techniques: Deductive Chromosome Mapping, by Blaine Bettinger

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 7 October, 11 a.m.: Wringing Every Drop out of Y DNA, by Roberta Estes

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  5 Ways to find your Family in Southern Manuscript Collections, by J. Mark Lowe

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Tech Zone - Five Windows 10 Productivity Tips, by Marian Pierre-Louis

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  Research Like a Pro:  RLP 116 - Revisiting Research Planning.

*  Ancestral Findings: What is a Grass Widow? | AF-384

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube):

*  BYU Family History Library:  Are You Related to a Famous Ancestor? - James Tanner

*  FamilySearch:   FamilySearch is Live!

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  How to use GOOGLE LENS (How to get it and what it can do)

7)  DNA Stories


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