Episode 43 – 2014, July 1

Findmypast buys Mocavo

Findmypast Weekly update


WikiTree Announces DNA Ancestor Confirmation Aid

Ancestry and ProQuest Announce Expanded Distribution Agreement

Welcome to the Gem State: Idaho State Research

Join the Worldwide Indexing Event

Wacky Wednesday – 25 June 2014 FamilySearch Indexing

One Billion Images of Ancestral Historic Records Rebirthed Online

TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence Awarded to the Family History Library

Free Guide to Norfolk England Ancestors

Privacy Changes on Geni

Library Acquires African-American Oral History Video Collection

Let’s Get Pinning!

APG Now Accepting Applications for APG Young Professional Scholarship

BillionGraves New Android App 2.3(41) Released!


SC libraries get help putting historic materials online

Arkansas History Commission Anounces Relauch of Online Digital Archive

Toronto Star donates more than one million archive photos to public library

Your Web Archive Needs You!

Who Do You Think You Are? 2014 – new celebs revealed!

Soldiers Who Died in the First World War


MAJOR NEWS: Enhanced GRO Indexes launch 3 July

New venue for 2015!

Tuesday, July 8, 10 am eastern
The National Archives UK Webinar – Victorian workhouses
Learn how to explore records about workhouses.
presented by Paul Carter

Tuesday, July 8, 2pm eastern
Friends of the National Archives – Southeast Region
Draft title: eLearning in the 21st Century
presented by Tessa Keough

Tuesday, July 8, 9pm eastern
Illinois State Genealogical Society
Newspaper Research – More Than Obituaries
presented by Patricia Walls Stamm. CG, CGL

Wednesday, July 9 2014, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar – Thinking About Becoming a Board-certified Genealogist?
presented by Elissa Scalise Powell

Wednesday, July 9, 10pm eastern
Mesa FamilySearch Library Webinar
Bringing Down the Brick Wall
presented by DeAnna Johnson

Thursday July 10, 1pm
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Webinar
Genealogy Program Introduction

Thursday, July 10, 1:30pm eastern
Arbitrating Obituaries *LIVE* FamilySearch Hangout on Air

Thursday, July 10, 9pm eastern
Second Life APG Chapter meeting

Thursday, July 10 8pm eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Using United States Land Records
presented by Mindi Stevens

Friday, July 11 2014, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar – Legacy Family Tree – Virtual User’s Group Meeting
presented by Legacy Family Tree Panel

#genchat – What did he say? Slang terms your ancestor may have used
Friday, July 11th, 10pm eastern

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