Episode 66 – 2015, August 10

Jamestown skeletons identified as colony leaders

Historic maps of Oklahoma go online for public viewing

Oklahoma Historical Society Map Archives

New Online Database of Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga and Schenectady County, New York, Residents who Died during World War I

Are there 9,000 unmarked graves in Huntsville slave cemetery? Historians intend to find out

More than 35,000 state Confederate pension applications now online

Researchers lament Arizona genealogy library’s sudden downsizing, relocation

TheFHGuide.com Goes Live! Help is Here!

Unearthing the Dead with Mobile GPS

A State of Growth – 15 Million Records | 251,000+ Users!

Mac Version of Ancestral Quest Coming Soon

Gramps 4.2.0 released

Free Legacy Family Tree update now available (version 8.0.0.509)

Explore Your Family Tree with FTAnalyzer 5

GenGophers.com Doubles its Online Library to More Than 80,000 Digital Genealogy Books

Detroit Jewish News Foundation begins digitizing Detroit Jewish Chronicle.

LDS Church holds off on plans to demolish driving range

Ancestry.com Partnership Agreement for public comment

The latest PERSI index update

New Findmypast Friday Records
31 July, 2015

New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday

‘Staffordshire Collection’ Digitisation Project

Victorian Passenger Lists 1852-1924 Going Online

Québec: a new site for the Origin file

Norfolk Parish Records to go Online on TheGenealogist.co.uk

British Newspaper Archive increases subscription price

Studies of Dublin graveyard inscriptions on Academia

National Family History Month in Australia

QLD wants global supplier to build digital archive

The FGB Predicts A Notarial Records Boom

Online Departmental Archives

Hellenic Genealogy Conference in Salt Lake City on September 26

From blue-collar to blue-blooded! Mechanic discovers he is heir to the throne of the Isle of Man after researching his ancestry online – and travels 3,000 miles to claim his title

Call for Panelists: What Did SHE Say? Study Group 1

Tuesday, August 11, 1pm Eastern
Ancestry Live Event
What’s New at Ancestry: August 2015 Edition
presented by Crista Cowen
http://www.livestream.com/ancestry
https://www.facebook.com/AncestryUS/events?ref=page_internal

Illinois State Genealogical Society Webinar
Tuesday, August 11, 9pm eastern
School Daze – Finding and Using School Records to Trace Our Ancestors
presented by Peggy Clemens Lauritzen
Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6372036382381853697
http://ilgensoc.blogspot.com/2014/11/illinois-state-genealogical-society.html

Wednesday, August 12, 2015, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar
Power Platting—Technology Tools to Create Pictures from Property Descriptions
presented by Chris Staats
http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/webinars.asp

Wednesday, August 12, 8 PM Eastern
FGS Webinar Your Society Can’t Afford to Do A Seminar? Here’s How!
presented by Paula Stuart-Warren
http://voice.fgs.org/2015/07/2015-webinar-series-your-society-cant.html

Thursday August 13, 1PM
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Webinar
Genealogy Program Introduction
http://www.uscis.gov/HGWebinars

Thursday, August 13, 8PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar Planning a Research Trip
presented by Tim Bingaman
https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Online_Webinars_from_the_United_States/Canada_Research_Team

#genchat – Need research details? Get local!
Friday, August 14, 10pm eastern
http://www.genealogygenchat.com/

Saturday, August 15, 3PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar Genealogía Descendente
https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Online_webinars_from_the_Latin_America_Research_Team

Tuesday, August 18, 8pm eastern
Wisconsin State Genealogical Society Webinar
Church Denomination Archives
presented by Valerie Eichler Lair
http://wsgs.org/

Wednesday, August 19, 8pm eastern
Georgia Genealogical Society
What Does THAT Mean? Understanding the Language of the Law
presented by Judy G. Russell
http://www.gagensociety.org/

Wednesday, August 19, 9pm eastern
Southern California Genealogical Society
Find Your American Ancestor Using Canadian Records
presented by Kathryn Lake Hogan
http://www.scgsgenealogy.com/webinar/jes-index.html

Thursday, August 20 , 8pm eastern
Florida State Genealogical Society Poolside Chat
Where You Are Depends on when You Are: Resources for Finding your American Ancestors in Time and Space
presented by KC Reid
http://www.flsgs.org/

Thursday August 20, 9pm eastern
Utah Genealogical Association
How to Tell the Best Ten Stories of Your Life
presented by Tom and Alison Taylor
http://www.infouga.org/

Friday, August 21, 2015, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar
Digital Family Reunions
presented by Devin Ashby
http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/webinars.asp

Thursday, August 26, 1PM Eastern
Findmypast Webinar
Filling the Gaps with PERSI: The PERiodical Source
presented by Jen Baldwin
only for 12 month subscribers
http://www.findmypast.co.uk/first/webinar-persi

Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 2pm eastern
Legacy Webinar
German Names and Naming Patterns
presented by James M. Beidler
http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/webinars.asp

Thursday, August 27, 3PM Eastern
New England Historic Genealogical Society Webinar
Digital Collections at NEHGS and AJHS-NEA
presented by Sally Benny and Stephanie Call
http://www.americanancestors.org/education/online-classes/

Thursday, August 27, 8PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar Immigration Into the United States
presented by David Dilts
https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Online_Webinars_from_the_United_States/Canada_Research_Team

#genchat – Ethnic Focus: Hispanic Heritage
Friday, August 28, 10pm eastern
http://www.genealogygenchat.com/

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