Episode 27 – 2014, March 4

On Point radio show – Crowdsourcing and the New Genealogy Boom

Extreme Genes interviewed AJ Jacobs

A.J. Jacobs Family Reunion

Social Media Mavericks: 40 to Follow

Family Tree DNA Big Y Released

FDA Advisory Committee weighs up mitochondrial replacement

FamilySearch’s Obituary Digitization Project

FamilySearch – New Look, Same Great Program

Ancestry.com – Coming Soon to Search—More Control Over Your Results!

New State Research Guide: Welcome to the Constitution State! Connecticut

Records of First World War Soldiers’ Last Effects Set To Go Online

Findmypast – Try our new, fun, free app

Coming Soon: Online Transcription from Mocavo

Photo Detection in Historical Documents

Welcome to Kentucky Ancestors Online!

Imperial War Museum at Duxford to host huge American Air Force Second World War website

1746 map of London now available as an incredibly detailed Google map

England and Wales 1891 Census comes to Origins.net

Deceased Online Annual subscriptions now available

Scottish Soldiers’ Wills to Go Online

BBC World War I At Home

African American Genealogy and Slave Ancestry Research (AAGSAR) on BlogTalkRadio

DearMyrtle YouTube Channel

DearMyrtle blog post about how to post comments, view live, or view the recordings.

Tuesday, March 11, noon eastern
Heritage Collector Storybook Users Group Webinar
Creating a Family Storybook part 1
Come join in an hour reserved just for questions and answers! We will be discussing the Storybook module and how to use it.
presented by Kathleen Bitter
http://www.heritagecollector.com/Webinar/Storybook.htm

Tuesday, March 11, 2pm eastern
Friends of the National Archives – Southeast Region
Alien Files (A-Files)
presented by Elizabeth Burns
http://www.friendsnas.org/webinarSch.htm

Illinois State Genealogical Society Webinar
Tuesday, March 11, 9pm eastern
Going Nuclear: DNA Discoveries to Trace All Lines of Descent
Presenter: Debbie Parker Wayne, CG, CGL
Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5053293122685075970
Wednesday, March 12, 10 am eastern
The National Archives UK Webinar – Emigration records
Learn about passenger lists and other records for migrants leaving the United Kingdom.
presented by Roger Kershaw
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/webinars.htm

Wednesday, March 12 2014, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar – Some Lesser Known Irish Resources
presented by Judith Eccles Wight
http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/webinars.asp

Wednesday, March 12, 9pm eastern
Southern California Genealogical Society
Timeline Creation Applications
presented by Tammy Hepps
http://www.scgsgenealogy.com/webinar/jes-index.html

Thursday March 13, 1pm
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Webinar
Genealogy Program Introduction
http://www.uscis.gov/HGWebinars

#genchat – Early Census Years
Friday, March 14th, 10pm eastern
http://www.conferencekeeper.net/genchat.html

 

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