Friday, April 15, 2022

Genealogy News and Education Bytes -- Friday, 15 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 - Tuesday, 19 April, 5 p.m.:  Proving Parentage Two Centuries Later Using DNA Evidence, by David S. Ouimette

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar - Wednesday, 20 April, 11 a.m.: Unlocking Stories of Our Female Ancestors through Effective Research Methodology, by Denyce Porter Peyton.

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Recording Memories on the MyHeritage Mobile App, by Daniel Horowitz.

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Chinese Genealogy: An Introduction to Jiapu 家譜 (Chinese Genealogy Records), by Anthony King.

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Expelled from Nova Scotia: Researching the Acadian Diaspora to the Colonies, by Ann G. Lawthers.

5)  Genealogy Education - Podcasts/Radio Shows:

*  Blast From My Past: Ep. 4: The Real Uncle Sam

6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube and Facebook):

*  AmericanAncestors:  Discover the 1950 U.S. Federal Census

*  BYU Family History Library:  Irish Church Records - Vaughn Johnson
*  BYU Family History Library:  Beginning Jewish Research - James Tanner

*  Family History Fanatics:  Make Sense of Genetic Distance : Y DNA EXPLAINED

*  Family Tree Magazine:  A Tour of the FamilySearch Research Wiki

*  Genealogy with Amy Johnson Crow:  When Ancestors Changed Names (Genealogy Research Tip)

*  Just Genealogy:  The Navy in the Great War - JG0032
*  Just Genealogy:  War of 1812 dead - JO0034

*  Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems:  1950 US Census Indexing with FamilySearch

7)  Did you miss the last post in this series -  Genealogy News and Education Bytes - 12 April 2022?


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