Episode 6 – 2013, September 3

The NextGen Genealogy Network (NGGN)
This articles talks about using Facebook to create a new society targeted to younger people.
You can join the community  at  facebook.com/groups/nextgennetwork/

Legacy Family Tree 8 Revealed – Color Coding
Color coding in the new version helps improve organization

Family Tree Maker Preorder
Preorder Family Tree Maker 2014 and get a 30% discount

Eastern Caribbean Genealogy Cruise with Gary and Diana Smith, Jana Sloan Broglin, and Dick Eastman
You cand find out about the discounts from Dick Eastman’s post about early booking special.

Family Search adds indexes for Find A Grave, Germany, Mecklengurg-Schwerin Census 1867, Hungary, Civil Resigtration, 1895 – 1980, Netherlands, Gelderland Province Civil Registration, 1811 – 1950, and U.S., Washington, Seattle, Passenger Lists, 1890 – 1957. Images were added for Portugal Coimbra, Civil Registration, 1893 – 1980

Relative History App for Windows 8
This is a free genealogy program for Windows 8 that lets you view your data after you import it into the program in the GEDCOM format.

Interview by Thomas MacEntee with D. Joshua Taylor
Thomas asks about the FGS Conference for 2014 and 2015 as well as about the new FGS app.

England & Wales, Non-Conformist and Non-Parochial Registers, 1567 – 1970
A new collection at ancestry.co.uk

UK World War I Solider Wills Online
Here is some information about this from Mad About Genealogy blog and from Audrey Collins at her blog The Family Recorder. Here is the site to Find a soldier’s will.

FindMyPast adds Petty Session Court Registers from Ireland
Seven more courts have been added to this collection.

Bightsolid has announced it is splitting into two companies. The new company Brightsolid Online Publishing will be the new home for Findmypast and Genesreunited

Registration is now open for RootsTech 2014

The British Newspaper Archive has announced on its Facebook page that it will be adding lots more pages

Origins.net has sold Burke’s Peerage Online and the web site is no longer operational

Library and Archives Canada and Canadiana.org partner on digitization, online publication of millions of images from archival microfilm collection

DearMyrtle’s YouTube channel for past session on Mastering Genealogical Proof

Friends of the National Archives – Southeast Region Webinar Tuesday Sept. 9, 2013, 2pm eastern
Records of the Tennessee Valley Authoriity (TVA)
presented by Maureen Hill

Illinois State Genealogical Society Webinar Tuesday Sept. 10, 2013, 7 pm eastern
“To the Honorable, the General Assembly” – The Treasure Trove in Legislative Petitions
presented by Judy G. Russell

Legacy Webinar Wednesday Sept. 11, 2013, 2pm eastern
You Use WHAT for Genealogy?
presented by Thomas MacEntee

InDepth Genealogist YouTube page for the after show


Transcript to this episode.

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