Friday, February 5, 2021

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 5 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, 9 February, 11 a.m.:  Making the most of MyHeritage resources with the Help Center, Knowledge Base, and site settings, by Daniel Horowitz

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 10 February, 11 a.m.:  Chinese American Research: Challenges and Discoveries, by Grant Din

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 10 February, 5 p.m.:  Researching Your Maine Ancestors, by B.J. Jamieson

*  Archived Family Tree Webinars:  Nurturing Your Family Trees: Online or On Your Device (or Both)? by Cyndi Ingle

*  Archived Family Tree Webinars:  Me and My 1000+ DNA Cousins, by Diahan Southard

*  Archived Family Tree Webinars:  Finding Indian Ancestors in African American Families, by Angela Walton-Raji

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  Fisher's Top Tips:  #247r - Oral Traditions

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube):

BYU Family History Library:  Smashing Brick Walls with DNA: Finding a Revolutionary Soldier - James Baker

*  Data Mining DNA:  How To Fix Ancestry's New Hints Display - If You Don't Like It!

*  DearMYRTLE:  Mini-Myrt - WikiTreeX

*  Ellen Thompson-Jennings:  Preserving Family Heirlooms FOREVER

*  FamilySearch:  FamilySearch is Live!

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  MyHeritage DNA Genetic Groups

*  MyHeritage:  Introducing Genetic Groups


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