Episode 62 – 2015, May 21

Wednesday Presentation of Awards-Opening Session

Jamboree 2015 Live Streaming – Help Us Spread the Word!

RIP Sorenson – A Crushing Loss

FamilySearch Adds More Than 5.8 Million Indexed Records and Images for Australia, Canada, Hungary, Russia, South Africa, and the United States

FamilySearch Adds More Than 18.3 Million Indexed Records and Images for England, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States

FamilySearch Adds More Than 2.3 Million Indexed Records and Images for the Czech Republic, Mexico, New Zealand, Ukraine, and the United States

FamilySearch Adds More Than 4 Million Indexed Records and Images for Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, England, Italy, South Africa, and the United States

FamilySearch Adds More Than 4.9 Million Indexed Records and Images for Canada, the Czech Republic, Indonesia, New Zealand, Peru, the Philippines, and the United States

FamilySearch Adds More Than 9.8 Million Indexed Records and Images for Canada, Costa Rica, Croatia, Jamaica, Peru, the Philippines, Puerto Rico, and the United States

FamilySearch Adds More Than 2.9 Million Indexed Records and Images for Austrailia, Canada, Peru, and the United States

New Findmypast Friday Records
March 27

New Findmypast Friday Records
April 3

New Findmypast Friday Records
April 10

New Findmypast Friday Records
17 April, 2015

This Findmypast Friday: New POW records Plus Phase 2 of the Yorkshire Collection
24 April 2015

New Findmypast Friday Records
1 May, 2015

New Findmypast Friday Records
8 May, 2015

New Findmypast Friday Records
15 May, 2015

Instant Discoveries now available for all MyHeritage users!

New Feature: Instant Discovery Tree Cards

List of 450+ Historical Newspapers Just Added to GenealogyBank

Local newspapers soon to go digital

Newly searchable newspapers in Belgium

Digitization of the Canadian Expeditionary Force Personnel Service Files – Update of May 2015

Canada One-Place Study Register website launched

PRDH adds 1.7 million Quebec BMDs to its website

Major Essex Ancestors update: remaining wills now all online

Civil registration indexes return to IrishGenealogy.ie

NLI announces date for launch of RC registers’ website

The Global Family Reunion

Tuesday, May 26, 1pm Eastern
Ancestry Live Event
Top Tips for Virginia Family History Research
presented by Crista Cowen
http://www.livestream.com/ancestry
https://www.facebook.com/AncestryUS/events?ref=page_internal

Tuesday, May 26, 3PM Eastern
New England Historic Genealogical Society Webinar
Preparing for Your Visit to NEHGS
presented by Jean Maguire
http://www.americanancestors.org/education/online-classes/

Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar
Migration Patterns East of the Mississippi Prior to 1860
presented by Mary Hill
http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/webinars.asp

Thursday, May 28, 8pm Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Using Canadian Census Records
presented by Yvonne Sorenson
https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Online_Webinars_from_the_United_States/Canada_Research_Team
https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Patron_Class_Schedule

Thursday, May 28, 9pm eastern
Second Life National Genealogical Society Quarterly (NGSQ) Study Group
Morna Lahnice Hollister, “Goggins and Goggans of South Carolina: DNA Helps Document the Basis of an Emancipated Family’s Surname,” National Genealogical Society Quarterly 102 (September 2014): 165-176.
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Wollah/47/74/66

Saturday, May 30, 12 noon Eastern
APG Webinar
Using Technology to Manage Multiple Genealogy Projects
presented by Melanie D. Holtz
https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/784556809

Sunday, May 31, 2 – 4pm eastern
Scanfest
http://ancestories1.blogspot.com/

Tuesday, June 2, 1pm Eastern
Ancestry Live Event
What’s New at Ancestry: June 2015 Edition
presented by Crista Cowen
http://www.livestream.com/ancestry
https://www.facebook.com/AncestryUS/events?ref=page_internal

Wednesday,June 3, 2015, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar
Genealogy 101, Part 3 of 3
presented by Peggy Clemens Lauritzen
http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/webinars.asp

Wednesday, June 3, 8pm eastern
Minnesota Genealogical Society
Genealogy and GIS: A Beginner’s How-To
presented by Jennifer Alford
http://mngs.org/eventListings.php?nm=38

Thursday, June 4, 9pm Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Danish Research Strategies
https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Online_Webinars_from_the_International_and_Scandinavian_Research_Teams
https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Patron_Class_Schedule

North Carolina Genealogical Society
DNA – a case study
presented by Katherine Benbow
http://www.ncgenealogy.org/webinars-menu
Webinar free viewing June 5 – 7

#genchat – Your Global Family
Friday, June 5, 10pm eastern
http://www.genealogygenchat.com/

 

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