Friday, December 4, 2020

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 4 December 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, 8 December, 11 a.m.:  Find a Boatload of Passenger Lists on MyHeritage, by Sharon Monson

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 9 December, 5 p.m.: The Most Prominent Citizens: Using County Histories, by Cari Taplin

*  Upcoming SCGS Webinar - Saturday, 5 December, 10 a.m.:  Faith of Our Fathers: United States Church Records, Part 2 by Peggy Lauritzsen.

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

*  *  Archived Family Tree Webinar:   Once upon a time: It’s all about the story, by Carol Baxter

*  *  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Four ways DNA Painter can help with your family history research, by Jonny Perl

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Your DNA questions answered live with Diahan, by Diahan Southard

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Tech Zone - Record a Virtual Presentation in PowerPoint, by Diane Boumenot

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  Fisher’s Top Tips: #229r - Boundary Changes

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube):

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  How to Find Old Maps for FREE at the Website


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