Episode 36 – 2014, May 4

May is Jewish American Heritage Month

Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month

MyHeritage reaches new Milestone: 5 Billion Historical Records

MyHeritage – Mother’s Day 2014: Send us your selfies!

myOrigins Is In Secret Beta

LDS FamilySearch donates $1.5 million to Philly museum

FamilySearch Adds More Than 5.8 Million Images to Collections from Belgium, England, Philippines, Portugal, Spain, and the United States

Ancestry.com LLC Reports First Quarter 2014 Financial Results

New Quaker Records Tell the Stories of Our Nation’s “Friends”

Thee and Me: A Beginner’s Guide to Early Quaker Record

Welcome to the Palmetto State: South Carolina State Research Guide

An update from findmypast

findmypast latest new records

New Features Added to BillionGraves

BillionGraves – Million More in May Madness 2014

Mocavo – Don’t Take the Summer Off – Your Summer Research Guide

French Hospital secures Heritage Lottery Funds to establish national Huguenot Heritage Centre

National Library of Wales Digitising Tithe Maps

Dublin Library and Archive: Electoral Lists 1908 to 1910

National Archives of Ireland Soldiers’ Wills

New project digitally archives testimonies of hundreds of 1948 veterans

Become an FGS 2014 Conference Ambassador

Monday, May 12, 10 am eastern
The National Archives UK Webinar – Victorian workhouses
Learn how to explore records about workhouses.
presented by Paul Carter
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/webinars.htm

Tuesday, May 13, 2pm eastern
Friends of the National Archives – Southeast Region
Introduction to Military Records at the National Archives
presented by John Deeben
http://www.friendsnas.org/webinarSch.htm

Illinois State Genealogical Society Webinar
Tuesday, May 13, 9pm
Organizing (or Reorganizing!) That Family Reunion
Presenter: James M. Beidler
Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4100612476706085633

#genchat – Connecting to Australia
Wednesday, May 14th, noon eastern
http://www.conferencekeeper.net/genchat.html

Wednesday, May 14 2014, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar – Photo Apps for Android, iPhones or iPads
presented by Maureen Taylor
http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/webinars.asp

Wednesday, May 14, 7pm eastern
U.S. National Archives
A Nation of Immigrants: How They Have Shaped America.
http://www.archives.gov/press/press-releases/2014/nr14-55.html
http://www.ustream.tv/NARA

North Carolina Genealogical Society presents Diane L Richards speaking on Freedmen’s Bureau Records
Webinar will be available until May 18
http://www.ncgenealogy.org/

Friday, May 16, 8pm eastern
Twitter #IDGChat – Brick Walls
http://theindepthgenealogist.com/2014-idgchat-schedule/

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