Friday, October 9, 2020

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 9 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, 13 October, 11 a.m.:  Use MyHeritage Records to Quickly Discover and Write the Story of Your Ancestors, by Devon Noel Lee

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 14 October, 5 p.m.:  Dealing with Endogamy, by Paul Woodbury

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Advanced DNA Techniques: Deductive Chromosome Mapping, by Blaine Bettinger

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Wringing Every Drop out of Y DNA, by Roberta Estes

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:    From Generation to Generation: An Updated Look at Kinship Determination, by Judy G. Russell

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:    Geo-Genealogy as a Problem-Solving Tool: The Case of a 19th-Century Female Teenage Immigrant, by J.H. (Jay) Fonkert

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube):

*  American Ancestors:  What's New at

*  Genealogy Quick Start:  LIVE: New England and Migration Clues

*  New York Genealogical and Biographical Society:  Stop Licensing Fees for Public Records


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