Episode 48 – 2014, August 24

MyCanvas Finds a New Home in Alexander’s

5 Things You Might Not Know About Wyoming

Welcome to the Show Me State! The Missouri State Research Guide

Changes for Family Tree Maker Support When Used with Windows XP

FamilySearch Adds More Than 5.1 Million Indexed Records and Images to Brazil, New Zealand, and the United States

Partner News – August

Partner News – July

New Online Training Now Available—August

Onondaga County Central Library Project Will Make Over 40,000 Historic Records Freely Accessible Online

Thousands more Yorkshire parish records now available on Findmypast

Findmypast weekly update

Technical work begins at FHISO

The Genealogy Guys Podcast

Nevada and South Dakota Join the National Digital Newspaper Program

GenealogyBank Just Added 6 Million More Genealogy Records!

160,000 newspaper pages added from 1787-1954

Browse the wartime pages of the Illustrated London News in a new online archive

The Smithsonian Wants You! (To Help Transcribe Its Collections)

Major Update to the 1861 Census of Canada Database

Popular Canadian genealogy website discontinued

ActiveHistory seeks blog posts about WWI

Upgraded version of Discovery launched

WWI on film: harsh realities on and off the battlefield

WWI Videos


Sponsor a Celebrity Walker in the Preserve the Pension Fun Walk at #FGS2014

WDYTYA?Live in Glasgow: Revised dates

WDYTYA Live Glasgow announces vendors and exhibitors

Registration for 2015 Forensic Genealogy Institute Opens September 9, 2014

Thursday, August 26, 1pm eastern
Ancestry Live Event
When You Can’t Find a Marriage Record
presented by Crista Cowen

Wednesday, August 27 2014, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar – Researching Your Italian Ancestors
presented by Ruth Merriman

Wednesday, August 27, 10pm eastern
Mesa FamilySearch Library Webinar
There’s a Genealogy App For That
presented by James Tanner

Thursday, August 28, 9pm eastern
Second Life National Genealogical Society Quarterly (NGSQ) Study Group
Catherine Becker Wiest Desmarais and Noreen Alexander Manzella, “Who Fathered Jacob and William Northamer? Pennsylvania Tax Records Help Determine Kinship,” National Genealogical Society Quarterly 100 (June 2012):123-132.

Friday, August 29, 5pm eastern
Live from San Antonio

#genchat – The Benefits of Transcribing
Friday, August 29th, 10pm eastern

Wednesday, September 3 2014, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar – Researching Your Jewish Ancestors
presented by Jennifer Alford

Friday, September 5 2014, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar – Legacy Family Tree – Virtual User’s Group Meeting
presented by Legacy Family Tree Panel

Saturday, September 6, 1pm eastern
Southern California Genealogical Society
“She Came from Nowhere…” A Case Study Approach to a Difficult Genealogical Problem
presented by Michael D. Lacopo

Transcript to the episode.

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