Friday, November 20, 2020

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 20 November 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):

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 24 November, 11 a.m.:  MyHeritage Mobile App: All New Features From 2020, by Daniel Horowitz

*  Upcoming SCGS Webinar -Wednesday, 16 December, 6 p.m.:  Bounty Land: It's Complicated, by Annette Burke Lyttle.

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar: Separating and Merging Identities of Same-named Men, by Shannon Green

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:   Surname Projects and DNA Projects, by Mags Gaulden

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar: Tech Zone - 3 Kinds of DNA Tests, by Diahan Southard

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  Fishers Top Tips: #225r - Repeating Family Names

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube):

*  Family History Fanatics:  What is Y-DNA? Genetic Genealogy Tests Explained

*  Family Tree Magazine:  The USGenWeb Project: A Brief Introduction

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  Best Tips for Finding Family in Passenger Lists - Ancestry


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