Genealogy News Episode 85

FamilySearch Down for Technical Upgrade on Monday, June 27th 2016

New FamilySearch Collections – June 6, 2016

What’s New with Indexing—June 2016

Historic Freedmen’s Bureau Project Completed

Ancestry Launches Dutch Records Online Following Agreement with the Netherlands Centre for Family History

New on Ancestry Academy: Short Courses and State Classes

New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, June 10, 2016

New Records Available To Search This Findmypast Friday, June 17, 2016

New records available to search this Findmypast Friday – 24 June 2016

Findmypast Grants Free Access to All Military Records to Commemorate Centenary of The Battle Of The Somme

New Innovation: Sun Charts

DNA database: Scientists want a piece of you to help solve a mystery or two

Family Tree DNA Father’s Day Sale

Snapshot USA: 1950 Census Enumeration District Maps

How do I request census records that are not available from the National Archives?

Project 1950

Back issues of Star now digitized

St. Helena Star

South Georgia Historic Newspapers Archive Expansion

New Digital Collection: GSU Yearbooks

Hancock County (Indiana) Public Library Completes Digitization Grant

Digitization of the Canadian Expeditionary Force Personnel Service Files – Update of June 2016

CEF Service File Digitization by LAC: June Update

OGS Quinte Branch’s ‘Names Index Database’ reaches 1.3 million name entries

Nova Scotia Archives adds more than 27,000 births, marriages, deaths online

TheGenealogist completes Norfolk Parish Records

Our Vision for Archives and Heritage

WW1 Royal Navy database launches online

Home Front Legacy Site Recording Guide

More records for Älvdalen parish in ArkivDigital

Hotel Reservations Now Open for the National Genealogical Society’s 2017 Family History Conference #NGS2017GEN

TLC Renews ‘Who Do You Think You Are’ and ‘Long Lost Family’

Aha! Seminars, Inc., Announces New Podcast

Tuesday, June 28, 1PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Genteam.at a Necessity When Researching in the Czech Republic
https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinar
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Tuesday, June 28, 8PM Eastern
BYU Family History Library webinar
Navigating The Family History Guide
presented by Bob Taylor
http://sites.lib.byu.edu/familyhistory/classes-and-webinars/

Wednesday, June 29, 2016, 2PM Eastern
Legacy Webinar
Circles or Triangles? What Shape is Your DNA?
presented by Diahan Southard
http://familytreewebinars.com/

Wednesday, June 29, 4PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
French Indexing
https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinar
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Thursday, June 30, 3PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
British Research Questions Answered
https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinar
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

#genchat – Personal Digitization Methods
Friday, July 1, 10PM Eastern
http://www.genealogygenchat.com/

Saturday, July 2, 3PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Los libros de la vida
(The Books of Life)
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/2/21/2016_July.pdf
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Tuesday, July 5, 3PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Ask Your U.S. Research Question
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/2/21/2016_July.pdf
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Wednesday July 6, 10AM Eastern
Genhound Class
Exploring the 1906 Eastern Cherokee Applications
http://www.genhound.com/classes–workshops.html

Wednesday, July 6, noon Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Are You Your Own Brick Wall, Common Genealogical Mistakes and Their Solutions
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/2/21/2016_July.pdf
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Wednesday, July 6, 2016, 2PM Eastern
Legacy Webinar
Navigating Naturalization Records
presented by Lisa Alzo
http://familytreewebinars.com/

Thursday, July 7, 1PM Eastern
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Webinar
History Library Catalog and Services
http://www.uscis.gov/HGWebinars

Thursday, July 7, 3PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
England Research Case Study
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/2/21/2016_July.pdf
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Thursday, July 7, 7PM Eastern
Ontario Genealogical Society Webinar
Finding Your New England Ancestors
presented by David B. Appleton
https://ogs.on.ca/webinars.php

Friday, July 8, 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 August 5 – 7

Saturday, July 9, noon Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Switzerland Records Online
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/2/21/2016_July.pdf
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Saturday, July 9, 1PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Switzerland Compiled Genealogies
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/2/21/2016_July.pdf
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Saturday, July 9, 2PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Switzerland Research Strategies
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/2/21/2016_July.pdf
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Tuesday, July 12, 3PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
England Resources on FamilySearch
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/2/21/2016_July.pdf
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Tuesday, July 12, 9PM Eastern
Illinois State Genealogical Society Webinar
Special Delivery: Using US Postmaster Documents in Family History Research
presented by Jean Hibben
http://ilgensoc.org/cpage.php?pt=227

Wednesday, July 13, 3PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
England Resources on Ancestry
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/2/21/2016_July.pdf
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Wednesday, July 13, 2016, 9PM Eastern
Legacy Webinar
A Genealogist’s Guide to Heraldry
presented by Shannon Combs-Bennett
http://familytreewebinars.com/

Thursday, July 14, 1PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
United States Research: Big City Research
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/2/21/2016_July.pdf
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Thursday, July 14, 1PM Eastern
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Webinar
Genealogy Program Records Overview
http://www.uscis.gov/HGWebinars

Thursday, July 14, 3PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
England Resources on Find My Past
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/2/21/2016_July.pdf
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

Friday, July 15, 2016, 2PM Eastern
Legacy Webinar
Finding French Ancestors
presented by Luana Darby
http://familytreewebinars.com/

#genchat – Adoption Cases: Past & Present
Friday, July 15, 10PM Eastern
http://www.genealogygenchat.com/

Saturday, July 16, 3PM Eastern
FamilySearch Webinar
Cómo utilizar el Wiki de Investigación
(Using the Research Wiki)
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/2/21/2016_July.pdf
https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Classes_and_Online_Webinars.C2.A0

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