Friday, January 15, 2021

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 15 January 2021

 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 - Seminars, Webinars and Online Classes (times are US Pacific):

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 19 January, 5 p.m.:  Death and Burial Practices in World War I and WW II, by Rick Sayre
*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 20 January, 11 a.m.:  Another 50 Websites Every Genealogist Should Know, by Gena Philibert-Ortega

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Do You Have an Artificial Brick Wall?, by Robyn Smith

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:   From Grandmother to First European Landowner of Canada, by Lianne Kruger

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  Fisher's Top Tips: #241r - Writing Ancestor Stories

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube):

*  Family History Ron:  Q&A with FamilyHistoryRon

*  FamilySearch:  FamilySearch is Live!

*  Genealogy Quick Start:  LIVE: Deep Dive into Dad & Aerial Maps

*  The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society:  New York State Genealogy Records Online: Using the NYG&B's Online Collections


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