Episode 53 – 2014, October 28

MyHeritage Announces Major Collaboration with 23andMe

Millions of Historical Records Added to MyHeritage!

Discover new matches for FREE.

FREE, yes FREE Autosomal DNA Transfer to FTDNA

Genetic Genealogy Ireland YouTube channel

Ancestry.com LLC Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results

Happy 350th New Jersey! New State Research Guide for the Garden State

Research in the Keystone State: New Pennsylvania Research Guide

Ancestry.com Adds Additional Pennsylvania Death Records

New German Records on Ancestry.com

New Find A Grave Upload and Transcribe Beta Available

FamilySearch Adds More Than 9.2 Million Indexed Records and Images to Belgium, India, Slovakia, and the United States

FamilySearch Adds More Than 462,000 Thousand Indexed Records and Images to Australia and the United States

Exciting New Changes at the Family History Library

New First World War Records, Irish Newspapers, Inheritance and Chancery records

New Greater London Burials Records, Warwickshire Burials and Somerset Records

Welcome MacFamilyTree 7.3 and MobileFamilyTree 7.3

Free Legacy Family Tree update now available (version

Gramps 4.1.1 released

Connecticut State Library Seeks To Digitize World War I History

Indiana partners with Ancestry.com to digitize records

New York Times Rolls Out Archive of Vintage Print Ads, Asks for Help ID-ing Them

Readers can view Ranger photo archive online for the first time

A new D.C. online archive lets users sample photos, drawings, maps and more

Current Status of the Digitization of the Canadian Expeditionary Force Personnel Service Files

New Research Guides Online!

Nottingham Collection (first phase)

Upgrades: Advanced Search Facility

Material from psychiatric hospitals to be digitised by Wellcome Library

Red Cross pictures contrast First World War Voluntary Aid Detachment and Voluntary Action Maidstone outside Marsham Street’s Community Support Centre

Irish Family History Society adds Online Access to Their Historic Journals for Members

Genealogy Gems Launches Free Genealogy Book Club

[CA-SCGS] Important Update in Member Benefits – Southern California Genealogical Society

Board for Certification of Genealogists Discusses Certification, Welcomes Jeanne Larzalere Bloom, CG, as New President

National Genealogical Society Seeks Nominations for the 2015 Genealogy Hall of Fame

FGS 2014 Election Results

Calling for FGS 2015 Conference Volunteers

FGS Launching Monthly Hangout on Air

Donny Osmond Joins RootsTech 2015

New England Regional Genealogical conference

Virtual Professional Management Conference 2015

Tuesday, November 4, 1pm eastern
Ancestry Live Event
What’s New at Ancestry.com: November 2014 Edition
presented by Crista Cowen

Wednesday, November 5, 8pm eastern
Minnesota Genealogical Society
Who in the World is the Common Ancestor? Adding DNA to Your Genealogy Tool Kit
presented by J. H. Fonkert

Thursday, November 6, 9pm eastern
FGS Google+ Hangout on Air
Guests will be Cyndi Ingle, J. Mark Lowe, and Paula Stuart-Warren
Watch live – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wjnHGs5Hb0A
Watch later – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNuW_ZGxKIiMCHO8ubxjRTg

Thursday, November 6, 10pm eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Using the Danish Demographical Database: Finding Censuses

Friday, November 7, 8pm eastern
Twitter #IDGChat – Family History Gifting
Follow the chat using Twubs. Got to Twubs.com and sign in with your Twitter account.

Saturday, November 1, 1pm eastern
Southern California Genealogical Society
Historical Newspaper Research for Genealogists
presented by Pamela Weisberger

Tuesday, November 11, 2pm eastern
Friends of the National Archives – Southeast Region
Civil War Medical Records
presented by Carig R. Scott

Illinois State Genealogical Society Webinar
Tuesday, November 11, 9pm eastern
Evaluating What You Have Found: The Third Stage of Research
Presenter: Barbara Renick
Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4615403822237603330

Wednesday, November 12, 10pm eastern
Mesa FamilySearch Library Webinar
The Jewish Connection – Mythology or Reality
presented by Emily H. Garber

Saturday, November 13, 9pm eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
US Research Series United States Naturalization Records

Friday, November 14 2014, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar – Legacy Family Tree – Virtual User’s Group Meeting
presented by Legacy Family Tree Panel

#genchat – Secret Societies
Friday, November 14th, 10pm eastern

Saturday, November 15, 4pm eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
¿Mis antepasados vinieron de . . .? (taught in Spanish)

Saturday, November 15, 6pm eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Reading Spanish Handwriting (taught in English)

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