Friday, April 30, 2021

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 30 April 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

*  We Are Open! The 51st Jamboree Conference! (4-5 and 11-12 June 2021)

*  THE Genealogy Show - Virtual (25-26 June 2021)

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

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 4 May, 5 p.m.:  Comparing Australian Content on the Giant Genealogy Websites, by Sunny Morton

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 5 May, 11 a.m.:  Solving a Brick Wall with DNA – A Case Study, by Larry W. Thomas

* Archived Family Tree Webinar:  94% European and 6% Nigerian - Tracing My Missing Nigerian Ancestor, by Yetunde Moronke Abiola

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  The National Road: America's First Federal Highway, by Annette Burke Lyttle

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  Fisher's Top Tips:  #271r - Choosing a DNA Test

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube):

*  BYU Family History Library:  Finding Your Ancestors in Iceland - James Tanner

*  Cheri Hudson Passey:  GenFriends: Kacey and Monica!

*  Family History Fanatics:  How Many Chromosomes Did Neanderthals Have?

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  Ultimate Guide: The 1890 Census & Substitute Records

7)  Did you miss the last post in this series -  Genealogy News and Education Bytes - 27 April 2021?


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