Friday, October 23, 2020

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 23 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:

*  Georgia Adds 58 Historical Newspaper Titles in Fall 2020 Update

3)  Genealogy Education -- Conferences and Institutes

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

 GeneaWebinars Calendar

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 27 October, 11 a.m.:  Jumpstart Your MyHeritage Family Tree with Instant Discoveries, by James Tanner

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 28 October, 11 a.m.:  In Black and White: Finding Historical Newspapers From Around the World, by Gena Philibert-Ortega

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar: Using DNA Test Results to Confirm a Pedigree, by Angela Packer McGhie

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  How Old Did He Have To Be…?, by Judy G. Russell

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Tech Zone - 7 Easy Ideas for Better PowerPoint Design, by Diane Boumenot

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

* Fisher’s Top Tips:  #217r – “Dit Names”… What the Heck Are Those?

*  Ancestral Findings: Talk to the Older Folks: Cultivate the Leaves on the Family Tree | AF-391

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube):

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

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  10 Surprising Things You Can Find at Google Books for Genealogy


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