Friday, April 1, 2022

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 1 April 2022

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, 1 April, 11 a.m.:  “We Were Supposed To Be Neals:" Reconstructing an Enslaved Family Using DNA, by Renate Yarborough Sanders

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Tuesday, 5 April, 7 p.m.:  My Top 20 Free Australian Genealogy Websites, by Shauna Hicks.

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:    Family Stories in 30 Minutes or Less, by Brenda Hudson

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts/Radio Shows:

*  Blast From My Past:  Ep. 3: The Hero Who Fought Both Sides

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube and Facebook):

*  Aimee Cross - Genealogy Hints:  Finding and Translating Foreign Genealogical Records

*  Allen County Public Library: Working with Autosomal DNA Matches for Beginners
*  Allen County Public Library: Let’s Talk! Irish Records & Stories

*  Family Tree Magazine:  Preparing for the 1950 Census Release

*  Just Genealogy:  Operation Benjamin - JG0018
*  Just Genealogy:  The Tale of Lyons Wakeman - JG0020

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  Marriage Records Case Study with J. Mark Lowe

*  The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society:  Navigating the 1950 Census

7)  Did you miss the last post in this series -  Genealogy News and Education Bytes - 29 March 2022?


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