Friday, October 16, 2020

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 16 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, 20 October, 5 p.m.:  Using DNA Test Results to Confirm a Pedigree, by Angela Packer McGhie

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 21 October, 11 a.m.:  Comparing the Genealogy Giants 2020: Ancestry, FamilySearch, Findmypast, and MyHeritage, by Sunny Morton

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar: Dealing with Endogamy, by Paul Woodbury

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  How to Convert % to cMs on 23andMe, by Michelle Leonard

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube):

*  Data Mining DNA:  23andMe Purge DNA Matches

*  Lisa Lisson: Writing Your OWN History


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