Wednesday, July 10, 2024

Genealogy Education Bytes - Week of 4 to 10 July 2024

 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 and  Institutes 

Conference Keeper Calendar

*  Foundation for Eastern European Family History Studies Annual Conference ($$) -- 6 to 9 August 2024 - In-person, Salt Lake City, Utah 

*  Philadelphia, PA – 44th International Conference on Jewish Genealogy ($$) - 18 to 22 August 2024 - In-person, Philadelphia, Penn.

*  UGA Summit of Excellence Conference ($$) - 5-7 September 2024 - Virtual 

*  2024 New York State Family History Conference ($$) - 20-21 September - Hybrid - In-person in Syracuse, New York

*  36th International Congress of Genealogical and Heraldic Sciences ($$) - 26-30 September 2024 - In-person - Boston, Mass.

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

Conference Keeper Calendar - has many links to register for and/or view webinars and classes.

 FamilySearch Library Classes and Webinars (Free)

*  GenWebinars ($$)

*  Family Tree Webinars (Free for a week) - Wednesday, 10 July, 5 p.m.:  Chinese Immigrants in the South by Grant Din.

*  Family Tree Webinars (Free for a week) - Friday, 12 July, 11 a.m.:  Researching Cornish Ancestors by Lesley Trotter.

*  Family Tree Webinars (Free for a week) - Tuesday, 16 July, 5 p.m.:  Oral Genealogy in Asia-Pacific: The Essence of Personal Identity and Tribal Connections by David Ouimette.

*  Family Tree Webinars (Free for a week) - Wednesday, 17 July, 11 a.m.:  Finding Your Ancestors at the National SAR Genealogical Research Library by Cheri Daniels.

3) Recent Podcasts/Radio Shows:

*  Research Like a Pro:  RLP 313: Immigration 1906 Forward

4) Recent YouTube Videos:

*  American Ancestors:  A British Country House Alphabet

*  Applied Genealogy Institute:  MKR tip Why was document created on that date

*  BYU Library Family History:  

*  Crista Cowan | The Barefoot Genealogist:  The Story That Lives In Me | Stories That Live In Us | Episode 1

*  Data Mining DNA:  Python For Your Family Tree - Part 1

*  Legacy Tree Genealogists:  French Genealogy: Immigration Research

*  Mountain Goat Productions:  DNA Genealogy the tale of our Ancestry

*  My German Family:  Our Ancestors, the Ordinary People

5) Did you miss the last post in this series - Genealogy Education Bytes -  27 June to 3 July 2024?


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1 comment:

Kenneth R Marks said...

Thanks, Randy for including my webinars in this post. In the interests of accuracy, they are not free, so ($$$) is more appropriate (they are all $20 each). Thanks again for the inclusion.