Episode 82 – 2016, May 9

National Genealogical Society Presents Awards Honoring Excellence in Newsletter Editorship and Service to NGS

The Filby Award for Genealogical Librarianship

Poor Turn Out at NGS 2016

2016 NGS Conference in Ft. Lauderdale is a Succes

NGS States Concerns About HB 2 Impact on Their 2017 Raleigh Conference

#NGS2016GEN Opening Session Info about the National Genealogical Society

Ancestry Update – Downloading V2 Deleted Matches

Ancestry.com Loses a Trademark Case Against DNA Diagnostics Center for the Marketing of “AncestryByDNA”

Free Access to the World War II Collection

Findmypast Announces Release of Over 10 Million New U.S. Marriage Records

New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, April 29, 2016

5.4 Million Yorkshire Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday

Twile is now even faster!

The History Project Adds New Product Advancements

RootsMagic WebHints Now Support Findmypast

Findmypast 20% discount

Unicorn Times and Quicksilver Times Digitized

Chinese Immigration to the United States, 1882-1944 Digital Archive

Victoria Times Colonist archive now digitized up to 1950

Aboriginal Soldiers Documented: Online Archive Launches

British Red Cross launches digital A-Z archive of First World War volunteers

A new Irish records database

Budget 2016: Cuts force online archive Trove to stop adding to collection

ArkivDigital launches two new powerful registers

Quick tip – More newspapers in Delpher

2017 GRIP Courses Announced

A New Adventure in Genealogy Education: Genealogy Professor

Tuesday, May 10, 9PM Eastern
BlackProGen Google+ Hangout
BlackProGen Revisited
http://www.whoisnickasmith.com/genealogy/hear-ye-hear-ye-its-the-2016-blackprogen-hangouts-schedule/

Tuesday, May 10, 9PM Eastern
Illinois State Genealogical Society Webinar
Polish Immigration to America – When, Where, Why and How
presented by Stephen Szabados
http://ilgensoc.org/cpage.php?pt=227

Wednesday, May 11, noon Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Spanish Indexing
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Wednesday, May 11, 8PM Eastern
BYU Family History Library webinar
Introduction to the Family History Guide
presented by Bob Taylor
http://sites.lib.byu.edu/familyhistory/classes-and-webinars/

Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 9PM Eastern
Legacy Webinar
Dirty Pictures – Save Your Family Photos from Ruin
presented by Denise May Levenick
http://familytreewebinars.com/

Thursday, May 12, 3PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Tracing Scottish Ancestry in Non-Parochial Registers
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Thursday, May 12, 5:30PM Eastern
BYU Family History Library webinar
Can You Afford to Lose All Your Genealogy? Backing it up
presented by James Tanner
http://sites.lib.byu.edu/familyhistory/classes-and-webinars/

Thursday, May 12, 8PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
United States Records Before 1850
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Friday, May 13, 2016, 2PM Eastern
Legacy Webinar
Messages from the Grave – Listening to Your Ancestor’s Tombstone
presented by Elissa Scalise Powell
http://familytreewebinars.com/

Saturday, May 14, noon Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Register of Swiss Surnames
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Monday, May 16, 4PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
More Irish than the Irish Themselves: The Hiberno-Norman Families
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Monday, May 16, 5PM Eastern
BYU Family History Library webinar
BYU Resources and Initiatives for Family History
presented by Amy Harris
http://sites.lib.byu.edu/familyhistory/classes-and-webinars/

Tuesday, May 17, 8pm eastern
Wisconsin State Genealogical Society Webinar
Using Social Media to Break through Genealogy Brick Walls
presented by Amie Bowser Tennant
http://wsgs.org/

Wednesday, May 18, noon Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Portuguese Indexing
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Wednesday, May 18, 2016, 2PM Eastern
Legacy Webinar
Mining the Über-sites for German Ancestors
presented by James M. Beidler
http://familytreewebinars.com/

Wednesday, May 18, 7:30PM Eastern
BYU Family History Library webinar
Using the Google Goldmine for Genealogy
presented by James Tanner
http://sites.lib.byu.edu/familyhistory/classes-and-webinars/

Wednesday, May 18, 8PM Eastern
Georgia Genealogical Society
The DAR Genealogical Research System (GRS)
presented by Stacie Newton
http://www.gagensociety.org/

Wednesday, May 18, 9PM Eastern
Southern California Genealogical Society Webinar
Translating Latin Records of German (and other) Catholic Churches
presented by Jean Wilcox Hibben
http://www.scgsgenealogy.com/webinar/jes-index.html

Thursday, May 19, 8PM Eastern
Florida State Genealogical Society Poolside Chat
Using Free Third-Party Tools to Analyze Your Autosomal DNA
presented by Blaine T. Bettinger
http://www.flsgs.org/

Thursday, May 19, 9PM Eastern
Utah Genealogical Association
Finding 19th Century Land Records with 21st Century Tools
presented by Jamie Mayhew
http://www.infouga.org/

Friday, May 20, 1PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Exploring Norwegian Emigration Records: Finding Place of Origin
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Friday, May 20, 3PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Exploring “Church Records” in Norway
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Friday, May 20, 3PM Eastern
North Carolina Genealogical Society
Finding Women: Maiden Name Not Known
presented by Craig R. Scott
http://www.ncgenealogy.org/webinars-menu
Webinar free viewing June 3 – 5

#genchat – What do to with… Criminal Ancestors?
Friday, May 20, 10PM Eastern
http://www.genealogygenchat.com/

Saturday, May 21, 3PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Relatives Masked in the Ancestry Indexes
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Saturday, May 21, 4PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
I’ve found my abuela in Mexico! Next Steps
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Saturday, May 21, 5PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Online Resources for Mexico
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

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