Friday, February 19, 2021

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 19 February 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, 23 February, 11 a.m.:  Bringing your family photos to life on MyHeritage, by Keren Dotan

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 24 February, 11 a.m.: Polish genealogy online - portals and databases, by Kinga Urbanska

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Shoot Like a Pro: How to Record Quality Videos Using Your Mobile Device, by Elizabeth M. O'Neal

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Tech Zone -- Why are Parent/Sibling DNA Comparisons so Confusing? by Michelle Leonard

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  Episode 250 - 10 Surprising Genealogical Finds at Google Books

*  Fisher's Top Tips:  #251r - Directories and Maps

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube):

*  FamilySearch:  RootsTech 2021 Sneak Peek

*  Your DNA Guide:  YDNA Tests for Family History


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