Episode 64 – 2015, July 6

Juneteenth 150th Anniversary: Major Genealogy Announcement by FamilySearch

FamilySearch International Appoints Steve Rockwood as President and CEO to Replace Dennis Brimhall Who Will Retire

FamilySearch Combines Indexes and Record Images in a Single View

Family History Research Goes Beyond Borders with International Content in HeritageQuest Online

Findmypast Community Edition Now Available to U.S. Libraries

New Findmypast Friday Records
19 June, 2015

New records available to search this Findmypast Friday
26 June, 2015

1.9m Brand New Historic Crime Records, Only Available On Findmypast

Two Changes to BCG Applications Effective 2016

Heredis 2015 is Now Available for Windows and Macintosh

Evidentia 2.4 reflects EE3

Brand New! Join our Legacy User Group on Facebook Today

Connecticut Opens Original Birth Certificates to Some Adoptees on 1 July 2015

Savannah Historic Newspapers Expansion

NEHGS Announces a New Research Study Project: Early Vermont Settlers to 1784

National Genealogical Society Enters Partnership with Findmypast to Benefit NGS Members

Nova Scotia Archives adds 26,625 birth, marriage, and death records

Manitoba First World War Casualties

Pharos Tutors and Society of Genealogists announce new Advanced Certificate

What’s new? 6 new features you will find on the Welsh Newspapers Online website

Got Irish Ancestors? Your genealogical gold mine is almost here

After omitting details of Ben Affleck’s slave-owning ancestor, ‘Finding Your Roots’ is suspended by PBS

Bryan Cranston and more to appear on new season of family history series ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’

Who Do You Think You Are? stars announced…

Ray Martin to feature in Who Do You Think You Are?

Tuesday, July 14, 1pm Eastern
Ancestry Live Event
Top Ancestry Search Tips and Tricks
presented by Crista Cowen
http://www.livestream.com/ancestry
https://www.facebook.com/AncestryUS/events?ref=page_internal

Illinois State Genealogical Society Webinar
Tuesday, July 14, 9pm eastern
Dissect Obituaries for New Clues
presented by George G. Morgan
Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/723818762217470209
http://ilgensoc.blogspot.com/2014/11/illinois-state-genealogical-society.html

Wednesday, July 15, 2015, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar
Researching with Karen
presented by Karen Clifford
http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/webinars.asp

Wednesday, July 15, 8pm eastern
Georgia Genealogical Society
RootsBid: The Answer to Overcoming Genealogical Obstacles in Distance & Resources
presented by Amie Bowser Tennant
http://www.gagensociety.org/

Wednesday, July 15, 9pm eastern
Southern California Genealogical Society
German Research Online
presented by James M. Beidler
http://www.scgsgenealogy.com/webinar/jes-index.html

Thursday, July 16, 11 AM Eastern
Findmypast Webinar
Crime and Punishment records at Findmypast
presented by Abigail Rieley
https://www.findmypast.com/first/webinar-crime-and-punishment
only for 12 month subscribers

Thursday, July 16 , 8pm eastern
Florida State Genealogical Society Poolside Chat
Using DNA To Explore Our Origins, Part 2
presented by Diahan Southard
http://www.flsgs.org/

#genchat – Making the most of your local library
Friday, July 17, 10pm eastern
http://www.genealogygenchat.com/

Tuesday, July 21, 1pm Eastern
Ancestry Live Event
AncestryDNA: Handling the Unexpected
presented by Crista Cowen
http://www.livestream.com/ancestry
https://www.facebook.com/AncestryUS/events?ref=page_internal

Tuesday, July 21, 3pm Eastern
Ancestry Facebook Chat
Naturalization and Immigration Records LIVE Facebook Chat
presented by Crista Cowen
https://www.facebook.com/AncestryUS

Tuesday, July 21, 8pm eastern
Wisconsin State Genealogical Society Webinar
Researching Your Wisconsin Polish – American Ancestors
presented by Anne Kasuboski
http://wsgs.org/

Wednesday, July 22, 2015, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar
Have Swedish Roots and Don’t Know How to Get Started?
presented by Kathy Meade
http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/webinars.asp

Thursday, July 23, 3pm Eastern
New England Historic Genealogical Society Webinar
New York Resources at NEHGS
presented by Chris Child
http://www.americanancestors.org/education/online-classes

Thursday, July 23, 9pm eastern
Second Life National Genealogical Society Quarterly (NGSQ) Study Group
Donn Devine, “Sorting Relationships among Families with the Same Surname: An Irish-American DNA Study,” National Genealogical Society Quarterly 93 (December 2005): 283-293. See also, “Sorting Relationships among Families with the Same Surname: An Irish-American DNA Study,” National Genealogical Society Quarterly 95 (September 2007): 196.
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Wollah/47/74/66

Saturday, July 25, 12 noon Eastern
APG Webinar
Using Technology to Manage Multiple Genealogy Projects
presented by Melanie D. Holtz
https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/784556809

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