Wednesday, August 30, 2023

Genealogy Education Bytes - Week of 24 to 30 August 2023

Welcome to Genealogy Education Bytes, posted on Wednesday afternoon for the past week, where we try to highlight the most important genealogy and family history education items that came across our desktop since the last issue.

1) Upcoming Conferences, Institutes and Seminars

Conference Keeper Calendar

2 ) Upcoming Seminars, Webinars and Online Classes (times are US Pacific):

Conference Keeper Calendar

Legacy Family Tree Webinar Series

*  FamilySearch Library Classes and Webinars for August 2023

*   Family Tree Webinars - Friday, 2 September, 7:15 a.m.:  Connecting Generations through Probate and Property by Teri Flack.

*   Family Tree Webinars - Friday, 2 September, 8:30 a.m.:  Capturing their Stories: Best Practices for Recording Family History Interviews by Colleen Robledo Greene.

*   Family Tree Webinars - Friday, 2 September, 9:45 a.m.:  Case Study: Finding My 3rd Great Grandfather: How X-DNA Led the Way by Mary Eberle.

*   Family Tree Webinars - Friday, 2 September, 11 a.m.:  Following Oral History in search of William Davis but finding Mildred Brand: A Case Study by Shelley Viola Murphy.

*   Family Tree Webinars - Friday, 2 September, 12:30 pm.:  DNA Matchmaking Made Easy on MyHeritage by Shannon Combs-Bennett.

*   Family Tree Webinars - Tuesday, 5 September, 7 p.m.:  How to Catch a Criminal: Finding Records for Your Rogue Relatives Downunder by Kirsty Love.

*   Family Tree Webinars - Wednesday, 6 September, 11 a.m.: Understanding Predicted Relationships at the DNA Testing Sites by Michelle Leonard.

3) Recent Podcasts/Radio Shows:

*  Research Like a Pro:  RLP 268: John Royston's Orphan

4) Recent YouTube Videos:

*  Aimee Cross - Genealogy Hints:  Evaluating Records (for Family History)

*  American Ancestors:  Introducing the 10 Million Names Project


*  The Creative Family Historian:  Take your family history research offline

*  Your DNA Guide:  DNA Defined: Removed Relationships
*  Your DNA Guide:  Best Known Matches

5) Did you miss the last post in this series - Genealogy Education Bytes - 17 to 23 August 2023?


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