Friday, October 15, 2021

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 15 October 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:

*  Findmypast Friday: New School Records and Newspapers

3)  Genealogy Education -- Conferences and Institutes

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

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 15 October, 11 a.m.:  My ancestors were Irish – or were they?, by Natalie Bodie

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 19 October, 5 p.m.: My 20 Year Mystery – Finding family origins with Y-DNA, by Shellee Morehead

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 20 October, 11 a.m.:  Comparing the Genealogy Giants 2021: Ancestry, FamilySearch, Findmypast, and MyHeritage, by Sunny Morton

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

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Navigating Your Way Through FamilySearch, by Cyndi Ingle

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Projects at Family Tree DNA: To join or not to join, that is the question…, by Diahan Southard

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  Ancestral Findings:  AF-541: The Twentieth Amendment: The Constitutional Amendments | Ancestral Findings Podcast

*  Fisher's Top Tips:  #312 - Search Angels

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  Episode 257 - Genealogy at the Internet Archive

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube and Facebook):

*  FamilySearch:  Beginning Italian Research

Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems: What to do with Inherited Genealogy

7)  Did you miss the last post in this series -  Genealogy News and Education Bytes - 12 October 2021?


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