Friday, October 8, 2021

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 8 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:

3)  Genealogy Education -- Conferences and Institutes

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

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 8 October, 7:55 a.m.:   Context: A Powerful Tool for Problem Solving (a 2021 Reisinger Lecture), by Elizabeth Shown Mills

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 8 October, 9:15 a.m.:   Seven Immigration Methodologies, with Case Studies Across the Centuries (a 2021 Reisinger Lecture), by David S. Ouimette

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 8 October, 10:30 a.m.:  Investigate the Neighborhood to Advance Your Research (a 2021 Reisinger Lecture), by Melinda Henningfield

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 8 October, 12:30 p.m.:  What am I missing? Recognizing Research Holes in Available Sources (a 2021 Reisinger Lecture), by Pattie Lee Hobbs

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 8 October, 1:45 p.m.:  Using Mind Mapping as a Visual Research Plan (a 2021 Reisinger Lecture), by Amy Larner Giroux

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Friday, 8 October, 3 p.m.: Private Land Claims—Complicated? Yes, but worth it! (a 2021 Reisinger Lecture), by Rick Sayre

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 12 October, 11 a.m.:  Recent updates to MyHeritage's historical record search engine, by Mike Mansfield

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 13 October, 5 p.m.: Navigating Your Way Through FamilySearch, by Cyndi Ingle

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  DNA Health Tests and Your Family Health History, by Rick Crume

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Tech Zone - From Phone to TV: How to Stream with Chromecast, by Cheri Hudson Passey

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts:

*  Fisher's Top Tips:  #310r - Heirlooms

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube and Facebook):

*  FamilySearch:  English Church Records

*  Lisa Lisson:  Managing Your Family Trees

7)  Did you miss the last post in this series -  Genealogy News and Education Bytes - 5 October 2021?


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