Friday, September 17, 2021

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 17 September 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, 21 September, 5 p.m.:  Federal Records Relating to Rivers and Canals. by Pamela Boyer Sayre.

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 22 September, 5 p.m.: Cluster Research: Using Groups of People to Find Your People, by Robyn Smith

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Recent updates to MyHeritage's historical record search engine, by Mike Mansfield

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Were they Orphans at all? DNA and the Orphan Train: Finding Kathryn’s Family, by Nancy Gavin Koester

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:   A Toboggan Ride Through Canadian Records, eh!, by Lianne Kruger

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  A Step Through Time(lines), by Fiona Brooker

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Out of the Ballot Box: Voter Registrations & Records, by Rebecca Koford

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Tech Zone:  Linking Family Trees to DNA Results, by Michelle Leonard

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube and Facebook):

*  FamilySearch:  Beginner Polynesian Genealogy

*  Genealogy Stories:  Discovering Black Country Ancestors

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  Genealogy Organization and Work Flow that WORKS!

*  Your DNA Guide:  MyHeritage DNA with Ran Snir

7)  Did you miss the last post in this series -  Genealogy News and Education Bytes - 14 September 2021?


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