Episode 55 – 2014, December 18

DNA Matching Just Got Better

New AncestryDNA Technology Powers New Kinds of Discoveries

Online Family History Research in United States Grows by 14 Times in Past Decade

Ancestry Global Family History Report

Welcome to the Cotton State! Alabama Research Guide

Welcome to the Hawkeye State – Iowa! Our Latest State Research Guide

It’s the Evergreen State: Our New Washington Research Guide

Introducing Historical Insights

Find A Grave Android Mobile App Release

Genealogy Blog Awards 2014

Richard III’s DNA throws up infidelity surprise

Family Tree DNA Sale

DNAeXplained blog

Controversial DNA test comes to UK

FamilySearch Adds More Than 125.4 Million Indexed Records and Images to the United States

The New Indexing Program: Feedback Provides Insight

The New Indexing Program: Feedback Provides Insight

Photo Duplication Services Discontinued

New RootsMagic 7 Software Released

RootsMagic Adds MyHeritage Matching Technologies for Powerful Automatic Research Capabilities

Family Historian Genealogy Software Integrates MyHeritage Matching Technologies for Automated Discoveries

Family Historian, What’s New in Version 6

MyHeritage sponsors Polish museum’s resource center

Digitizing Cemeteries: MyHeritage is at it again (with friends)!

Introducing Instant Discoveries

Heredis for Windows and Macintosh available for 50% Off

Marian Pierre-Louis joins Legacy Family Tree Team

Brand New! Access to Webinar Chat Logs now available for webinar subscribers

Announcing RootsTrust, a Genealogy Program for Windows, Macintosh and Linux

Genealogy News Episode 38 – 2014, May 28

Clooz 3

95,000 new Irish Survey Maps & Plans, 953,000 District of Columbia birth, marriage and death records, 18 new US periodicals and thousands of new UK School & Prison Hulk registers

The latest PERSI image update

Over 3.4 million British Trade Union registers among millions of new UK, US, Australian and Irish records released today

Over 13 million new Scottish records, new Irish newspapers, England and Wales maps, new US records and Findmypast’s first ever ‘Christmas Countdown’

Over 710,000 Irish Petty Session Registers, millions of English and Welsh marriages, the 1890 US census and new additions to our collection of British Newspapers

FindMyPast Introduces Hints in Family Trees

Our Christmas Countdown is live!

Archived Webinars NEHGS

The British Newspaper Archive
230,000 newspaper pages added from 1765-1953

Join us for a week of prize giveaways, starting on Saturday 27 December

15M NEWSPAPER PAGES NOW DIGITISED

UM opens digital newspaper archive, features local newspapers

Chelsea District Library completes digital newspaper archives project

South Dakota Digitizes Historic Newspapers

Texas General Land Office Maps and Sketches

Homestead Final Certificate Land Entry Case Files of Nebraska are now Online

Launching its First Document Digitization Project, City’s Records Department Publishes Online 17th Century ‘New Amsterdam’ Historical Manuscripts

Family Tree Magazine
75 Best Genealogy Websites for US States in 2014

Using AmericanAncestors.org
Getting the most of out of our online offerings

Celebrate the holiday season with Mocavo’s 12 Days of Census

The PRDH data base has been updated on November 11 2014

Research guide explains how to use Drouin Institute’s Quebec Records website

New Brunswick Archives uploads more birth records

New Brunswick Scottish History

London Probate Search Rooms Closing December 2014 to be Replaced by New On-Line Index to Wills from 1858

Deceased Online Pembrokeshire

Website launched to remember World War One heroes

Online Catholic parish registers from the National Library of Ireland

Irish Newspaper Archive

WorldWarOne Link Website Launched

Scottish 1925 Valuation Rolls now online

ScotlandsPeople website to be overhauled

Digital Archive of Scottish Gaelic

Laura Bush and Daughter Jenna to Keynote RootsTech 2015

David Archuleta and Studio C to Perform at RootsTech 2015

Nathan Furr, Ph.D., Author of The Innovator’s Method, to Headline RootsTech Innovator Summit

Registration Opens Today for the 2015 NGS Family History Conference — St. Charles, Missouri, 13–16 May 2015, Crossroads of America

Buy Tickets
Who Do You Think You Are? Live at NEC in Birmingham

[CA-SCGS] Announcing the 2015 Southern California Genealogy Jamboree

First Ever National Genealogy Conference for Canada!

BIFHSGO announces conference dates and theme and issues call for speakers

Heritage Books 2015 Cruise

Unlock the Past Cruises

The National Genealogical Society Introduces New Course: Researching Your Revolutionary War Ancestors

Virtual Institute of Genealogical Research Offers New Interactive Option for Courses

PBS “Genealogy Roadshow” Season Two Uncovers Family Secrets Across the U.S.

New Celebrities Get the Experience of a Lifetime on New Season of “Who Do You Think You Are?” on TLC

NATIONWIDE CASTING SEARCH

#genchat – Your genealogy holiday gifts
Friday, December 26th, 10pm eastern
http://www.conferencekeeper.net/genchat.html

Sunday, December 28, 2 – 4pm eastern
Scanfest
http://ancestories1.blogspot.com/

Thursday, January 2, 9pm eastern
FGS Google+ Hangout on Air
Watch live – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wjnHGs5Hb0A
Watch later – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNuW_ZGxKIiMCHO8ubxjRTg

Saturday, January 3, 1pm eastern
Southern California Genealogical Society
Preservation of Photographs and the Importance of a Good Scan
presented by Brett Payne
http://www.scgsgenealogy.com/webinar/jes-index.html

Saturday, January 3, 3pm Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Metas genealógicas para 2015
https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Online_webinars_from_the_Latin_America_Research_Team
https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Patron_Class_Schedule

 

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