Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Register for Webinar Wednesday - Google Drive: an Office in the Cloud by DearMYRTLE and Russ Worthington

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Never again suffer the heartache of a dead hard drive. Take advantage of 'found" research time when you keep research notes available anywhere with internet access.
 
Join us, DearMYRTLE and Russ Worthington for the live webinar Wednesday, May 22, 2019 . Register today to reserve your virtual seat. Registration is free but space is limited to the first 1,000 people to join that day. When you join, if you receive a message that the webinar is full, you know we've reached the 1,000 limit, so we invite you to view the recording which should be published to the webinar archives within an hour or two of the event's conclusion. 

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About the presenter
DearMyrtle-144x144DearMYRTLE is the nom de plume of Pat Richley-Erickson, author of the award-winning DearMYRTLE Genealogy Blog, consistently among the top 5 family history blogs internationally, where the focus is beginning genealogy topics. DearMYRTLE hosts several weekly hangouts including Mondays with Myrt, Wacky Wednesday, and moderates more intense study groups including Beginning Genealogy, Mastering Genealogical Proof, The Written Conclusion, and Genealogy and the Law. Online since 1985 in membership development with Q-Link's Your Family Tree and later on the leadership team of AOL's Golden Gate Genealogy Forum, Pat is a retired post-secondary computer instructor. She and her husband live in Salt Lake City, Utah, just a stone's throw from the Family History Library. A speaker at regional and national conferences including several livestreamed videocasts at RootsTech 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2017. Ol' Myrt and her team presented two G+ Hangout on Air workshops at RootsTech. She has served RootsTech as an official blogger and ambassador (2011-2017). DearMYRTLE is a co-founder of the Genea-Quilters group on Facebook, and founder of www.GeneaWebinars.com, a centralized calendar and blog for all known genealogy webinar hosts and virtual presenters. She serves as admin for The Organized Genealogist Facebook Group together with her hangout co-host, her real-life Cousin Russ Worthington. Find out more at www.DearMYRTLE.com. (Yup! She’s a dot com!)
 
RussWorthington-144x144Russ Worthington lives in the beautiful Northwest corner of New Jersey that most people don't know exists in his beautiful state (no exit numbers). He started "collecting his ancestors" about 15 years ago when his youngest daughter gave him a genealogy management software program as a gift to "give him something to do." Little did he know where this would lead him and the people he would meet. Russ enjoys helping others in their hunts and in building their family relationships.
 
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Monday, May 20, 2019

Register for Tuesday's BCG webinar: Valid and Unsound Assumptions: What Was She Thinking? by Jeanne Bloom, CG

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The search for the deceased husband of Elizabeth Larzelere enumerated in 1820 with four young children leads to unexpected results and to new questions.
 
Join us, the Board for Certification of Genealogists, and Jeanne Bloom, CG for the live webinar Tuesday, May 21, 2019 . Register today to reserve your virtual seat. Registration is free but space is limited to the first 1,000 people to join that day. When you join, if you receive a message that the webinar is full, you know we've reached the 1,000 limit, so we invite you to view the recording which should be published to the webinar archives within an hour or two of the event's conclusion. 

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JeanneBloom-144x144Jeanne Larzalere Bloom, CG, is past president of BCG and a full-time professional researcher specializing in Chicago and Cook County, Illinois, forensic genealogy, problem solving, and multi-generational family histories. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in history from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a second-year certificate from the University of Chicago's publishing program. Her interest in genealogy began much earlier. Rather than having her grandmother read her a story before naptime, Jeanne would ask to hear a story about when she was a little girl.
 
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Friday, May 17, 2019

New "Member Friday" Webinar - Researching Your Orphaned Ancestors by Debra Smith Renard

New "Member Friday" Webinar - Researching Your Orphaned Ancestors by Debra Smith Renard
Every Friday we're pleased to offer Legacy Family Tree Webinar subscribers a new bonus webinar just for them!   This Friday enjoy "Researching Your Orphaned Ancestors" by Debra Smith Renard. If you're not a member, remember the webinar previews are always free.

Researching Your Orphaned Ancestors

Learn about the roots of orphanages abroad, the history of caring for orphans in America, and the institutions involved.   Covers the progression of adoptees' rights after a period of terrible abuses. Gives suggestions about where to look for the records you need.
Researching Your Orphaned Ancestors by Debra Smith Renard

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About the Presenter
Debra RenardDebra Renard is a specialist in genetic genealogy for Legacy Tree Genealogists. She loves sharing that expertise with others, frequently speaking at the local, regional and national levels on the topic. Being a native of Ohio, as were many generations of her ancestors, Debra particularly enjoys research related to the Midwestern region. She also co-leads a DNA Special Interest Group in Louisville, KY, where she now lives. She is especially passionate about helping those with unknown birth family find their roots.
See all the webinars by Debra Renard in the Legacy library.
 
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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

The 10 Most Useful Databases for Eastern European Research - free webinar by Lisa Alzo now online for limited time

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The recording of today's webinar, "The 10 Most Useful Databases for Eastern European Research” by Lisa Alzo is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time.
Webinar Description
With more information available online, it is often possible to find key records for your Eastern European ancestors in free and subscription databases. Learn about the various record sets available, how to access them, and how to overcome privacy and language issues and other research roadblocks.
 
View the Recording at FamilyTreeWebinars.com
If you could not make it to the live event or just want to watch it again, the 1 hour 29 minute recording of "The 10 Most Useful Databases for Eastern European Research" is now available to view in our webinar library for free for a limited time. 
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Webinar Members get:
  • On-demand access to the entire webinar archives (now 913 classes, 1,188 hours of genealogy education)
  • On-demand access to the instructor handouts (now 4,021 pages)
  • On-demand access to the live webinars' chat logs
  • 5% off all products at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com (must be logged in at checkout)
  • Access to all future recordings for the duration of their membership
  • Chance for a members-only door prize during each live webinar
  • Access to register for bonus members-only webinars
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  • Use of the playlist, resume watching, and jump-to features
Introductory pricing:
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Register for our upcoming webinars (free)
Valid and Unsound Assumptions: What Was She Thinking?5/21/2019
Jeanne Bloom, CG
Google Drive: an Office in the Cloud5/22/2019
DearMYRTLE and Russ Worthington
Compiling a Military Service Record5/24/2019
Craig R. Scott, MA, CG, FUGA
New Developments From MyHeritage DNA5/28/2019
MyHeritage
Tools for Translating and Transcribing Genealogy Records5/29/2019
Thomas MacEntee
They really didn't swim! Finding your ancestors in New South Wales Colonial Shipping Records6/4/2019
Carol Baxter
Using Another Library Source: the Government Document Section6/18/2019
Patricia Stamm, CG, CGL
Remedies for Copy & Paste Genealogy7/2/2019
Cyndi Ingle
Lesser Used Records for Research in the Netherlands7/16/2019
Yvette Hoitink, CG
Finding Families in New Zealand8/6/2019
Fiona Brooker
Ten Tools for Genealogical Writing8/20/2019
Harold Henderson, CG
Are you Lost? Using Maps, Gazetteers and Directories for British Isles Research9/3/2019
Paul Milner
Civil Law Concepts and Genealogy9/17/2019
Claire Bettag, CG
The Stories Behind the Segments10/1/2019
Blaine Bettinger, Ph.D., J.D.
Civil Law Records in Genealogical Research: Notarial Records10/15/2019
Claire Bettag, CG
Trove: An Australian and Beyond Genealogical Treasure11/5/2019
Helen Smith
Native American Research: Things You May Not Know11/19/2019
Paula Stuart-Warren, CG, FMGS, FUGA
Buried Treasures: What's in the English Parish Chest12/3/2019
Paul Milner
Marriages Here, There, and Nowhere: Finding Gretna Greens and Borders12/17/2019
J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA
See you online!

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Advanced Features on Geni.com - free webinar by Mike Stangel now online

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The recording of today's webinar, "Advanced Features on Geni.com” by Mike Stangel is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time.
Webinar Description
Take a deep dive into the Geni website and learn how you can manage individual profiles, upload images, take notes, and much more to further your genealogical research.
 
View the Recording at FamilyTreeWebinars.com
If you could not make it to the live event or just want to watch it again, the 1 hour 23 minute recording of "Advanced Features on Geni.com" is now available to view in our webinar library for free for a limited time. 
Webinar Memberships/Subscriptions
Webinar Members get:
  • On-demand access to the entire webinar archives (now 908 classes, 1,184 hours of genealogy education)
  • On-demand access to the instructor handouts (now 4,021 pages)
  • On-demand access to the live webinars' chat logs
  • 5% off all products at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com (must be logged in at checkout)
  • Access to all future recordings for the duration of their membership
  • Chance for a members-only door prize during each live webinar
  • Access to register for bonus members-only webinars
  • Ability to view which webinars you are registered for
  • Use of the playlist, resume watching, and jump-to features
Introductory pricing:
  • Annual membership: $49.95/year
Register for our upcoming webinars (free)
MyHeritage Full Day Seminar5/15/2019
Thomas MacEntee, Daniel Horowitz, Garri Regev
The 10 Most Useful Databases for Eastern European Research5/15/2019
Lisa Alzo
Valid and Unsound Assumptions: What Was She Thinking?5/21/2019
Jeanne Bloom, CG
Google Drive: an Office in the Cloud5/22/2019
DearMYRTLE and Russ Worthington
Compiling a Military Service Record5/24/2019
Craig R. Scott, MA, CG, FUGA
New Developments From MyHeritage DNA5/28/2019
MyHeritage
Tools for Translating and Transcribing Genealogy Records5/29/2019
Thomas MacEntee
They really didn't swim! Finding your ancestors in New South Wales Colonial Shipping Records6/4/2019
Carol Baxter
Using Another Library Source: the Government Document Section6/18/2019
Patricia Stamm, CG, CGL
Remedies for Copy & Paste Genealogy7/2/2019
Cyndi Ingle
Lesser Used Records for Research in the Netherlands7/16/2019
Yvette Hoitink, CG
Finding Families in New Zealand8/6/2019
Fiona Brooker
Ten Tools for Genealogical Writing8/20/2019
Harold Henderson, CG
Are you Lost? Using Maps, Gazetteers and Directories for British Isles Research9/3/2019
Paul Milner
Civil Law Concepts and Genealogy9/17/2019
Claire Bettag, CG
The Stories Behind the Segments10/1/2019
Blaine Bettinger, Ph.D., J.D.
Civil Law Records in Genealogical Research: Notarial Records10/15/2019
Claire Bettag, CG
Trove: An Australian and Beyond Genealogical Treasure11/5/2019
Helen Smith
Native American Research: Things You May Not Know11/19/2019
Paula Stuart-Warren, CG, FMGS, FUGA
Buried Treasures: What's in the English Parish Chest12/3/2019
Paul Milner
Marriages Here, There, and Nowhere: Finding Gretna Greens and Borders12/17/2019
J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA
See you online!

Friday, 31 May - Free Virtual Q&A - Your Genetic Genealogy Questions, Answered!


Do you have questions about genetic genealogy and how to find your ancestors or resolve research "brick walls" using DNA?  

Join us for a FREE Virtual DNA Q&A!

Legacy Tree Genealogists is hosting a LIVE DNA Q&A on their Facebook page, broadcast live from their booth at SCGS Jamboree. Senior Genetic Genealogist, Paul Woodbury, will be answering YOUR questions about DNA and genetic genealogy.

Friday, 31 May, 2019
8:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. MT 
(7 p.m. PT, 10 p.m. ET)

Submit your genetic genealogy questions prior to the event at https://www.legacytree.com/live, then visit the Legacy Tree Genealogists Facebook page on Friday, 31 May at 8:00 p.m. MST for the answers! 


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Register for Webinar Wednesday: The 10 Most Useful Databases for Eastern European Research by Lisa Alzo

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With more information available online, it is often possible to find key records for your Eastern European ancestors in free and subscription databases. Learn about the various record sets available, how to access them, and how to overcome privacy and language issues and other research roadblocks.
 
Join us and Lisa Alzo for the live webinar Wednesday, May 15, 2019 . Register today to reserve your virtual seat. Registration is free but space is limited to the first 1,000 people to join that day. When you join, if you receive a message that the webinar is full, you know we've reached the 1,000 limit, so we invite you to view the recording which should be published to the webinar archives within an hour or two of the event's conclusion. 

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About the presenter
Lisa-alzo-144x144Lisa A. Alzo M.F.A. is a freelance writer, instructor, and internationally recognized lecturer, specializing in Slovak/Eastern European genealogical research, writing your family history, and using the Internet to trace female and immigrant ancestors. She is the author of ten books, including the award-winning Three Slovak Women, and hundreds of magazine articles, and writes the blog "The Accidental Genealogist."

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We look forward to seeing you all there!

Monday, May 13, 2019

Advanced Features on Geni.com - register for Tuesday's free MyHeritage webinar by Mike Stangel

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Take a deep dive into the Geni website and learn how you can manage individual profiles, upload images, take notes, and much more to further your genealogical research.
 
Join us and Mike Stangel for the live webinar Tuesday, May 14, 2019 . Register today to reserve your virtual seat. Registration is free but space is limited to the first 1,000 people to join that day. When you join, if you receive a message that the webinar is full, you know we've reached the 1,000 limit, so we invite you to view the recording which should be published to the webinar archives within an hour or two of the event's conclusion. 

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About the presenter
MikeStangel-144x144Mike Stangel is the General Manager of Geni (a MyHeritage company based in Burbank, California), where he started as a developer in 2006. Mike is responsible for managing the Geni team, overseeing the product roadmap and still enjoys writing code. He holds a M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and has previously worked on optimized networking protocols for mobile-enabled applications. Mike currently lives in the San Fernando Valley north of Los Angeles with his wife, three children and a house full of animals.
 
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We look forward to seeing you all there!

Friday, May 10, 2019

New "Member Friday" Webinar - Formatting Your Family History Book for Print by Lisa Alzo

New "Member Friday" Webinar - Formatting Your Family History Book for Print by Lisa Alzo
Every Friday we're pleased to offer Legacy Family Tree Webinar subscribers a new bonus webinar just for them!   This Friday enjoy "Formatting Your Family History Book for Print" by Lisa Alzo. If you're not a member, remember the webinar previews are always free.

Formatting Your Family History Book for Print

Learn the step-by-step process to correctly format a family history book for print distribution and the tips and tools to ensure successful self-publishing.
Formatting Your Family History Book for Print by Lisa Alzo

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About the Presenter
Lisa AlzoLisa A. Alzo M.F.A. is a freelance writer, instructor, and internationally recognized lecturer, specializing in Slovak/Eastern European genealogical research, writing your family history, and using the Internet to trace female and immigrant ancestors. She is the author of ten books, including the award-winning Three Slovak Women, and hundreds of magazine articles, and writes the blog "The Accidental Genealogist."
See all the webinars by Lisa Alzo in the Legacy library.
 
Not a member yet?
Legacy Family Tree Webinars provides genealogy education where-you-are through live and recorded online webinars and videos. Learn from the best instructors in genealogy including Thomas MacEntee, Judy Russell, J. Mark Lowe, Lisa Louise Cooke, Megan Smolenyak, Tom Jones, and many more. Learn at your convenience. On-demand classes are available 24 hours a day! All you need is a computer or mobile device with an Internet connection.
Subscribe today and get access to this BONUS members-only webinar AND all of this:
  • All 907 classes in the library (1183 hours of quality genealogy education)
  • 4,013 pages of instructors' handouts
  • Chat logs from the live webinars
  • Additional 5% off anything at FamilyTreeWebinars.com
  • Chance for a bonus subscribers-only door prize during each live webinar
  • Additional members-only webinars
It's just $49.95/year.
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Saturday, May 4, 2019

Foundations of Scottish Genealogy 1 of 12: The Top 3 Resources - free webinar by Dr. Bruce Durie now online for limited time

Foundations of Scottish Genealogy 1 of 12: The Top 3 Resources - free webinar by Dr. Bruce Durie now online for limited time
The recording of Friday's webinar, "Foundations of Scottish Genealogy 1 of 12: The Top 3 Resources” by Dr. Burce Durie is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time.
Webinar Description
Finding your Scottish ancestors is impossible without the vast and essential resources of ScotlandsPeople, ScotlandsPlaces and the National Library of Scotland. This introductory session will show participants how to register for and access these resources, and exactly what is and is not free to search and/or download. This class, an essential prerequisite for the others following, provides the foundation for this exclusive 12-part series of Scottish genealogy taught by one of Scotland's top genealogists, Dr. Bruce Durie.
 
View the Recording at FamilyTreeWebinars.com
If you could not make it to the live event or just want to watch it again, the 1 hour 31 minute recording of "Foundations of Scottish Genealogy 1 of 12: The Top 3 Resources" is now available to view in our webinar library for free for a limited time. 
Webinar Memberships/Subscriptions
Webinar Members get:
  • On-demand access to the entire webinar archives (now 905 classes, 1,179 hours of genealogy education)
  • On-demand access to the instructor handouts (now 3,971 pages)
  • On-demand access to the live webinars' chat logs
  • 5% off all products at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com (must be logged in at checkout)
  • Access to all future recordings for the duration of their membership
  • Chance for a members-only door prize during each live webinar
  • Access to register for bonus members-only webinars
  • Ability to view which webinars you are registered for
  • Use of the playlist, resume watching, and jump-to features
Introductory pricing:
  • Annual membership: $49.95/year
Register for our upcoming webinars (free)
Auswanderung aus Deutschland in die weite Welt -... (German)5/8/2019
Andrea Bentschneider
Advanced Features on Geni.com5/14/2019
Mike Stangel
The 10 Most Useful Databases for Eastern European Research5/15/2019
Lisa Alzo
Valid and Unsound Assumptions: What Was She Thinking?5/21/2019
Jeanne Bloom, CG
Google Drive: an Office in the Cloud5/22/2019
DearMYRTLE and Russ Worthington
Compiling a Military Service Record5/24/2019
Craig R. Scott, MA, CG, FUGA
New Developments From MyHeritage DNA5/28/2019
MyHeritage
Tools for Translating and Transcribing Genealogy Records5/29/2019
Thomas MacEntee
They really didn't swim! Finding your ancestors in New South Wales Colonial Shipping Records6/4/2019
Carol Baxter
Using Another Library Source: the Government Document Section6/18/2019
Patricia Stamm, CG, CGL
Remedies for Copy & Paste Genealogy7/2/2019
Cyndi Ingle
Lesser Used Records for Research in the Netherlands7/16/2019
Yvette Hoitink, CG
Finding Families in New Zealand8/6/2019
Fiona Brooker
Ten Tools for Genealogical Writing8/20/2019
Harold Henderson, CG
Are you Lost? Using Maps, Gazetteers and Directories for British Isles Research9/3/2019
Paul Milner
Civil Law Concepts and Genealogy9/17/2019
Claire Bettag, CG
The Stories Behind the Segments10/1/2019
Blaine Bettinger, Ph.D., J.D.
Civil Law Records in Genealogical Research: Notarial Records10/15/2019
Claire Bettag, CG
Trove: An Australian and Beyond Genealogical Treasure11/5/2019
Helen Smith
Native American Research: Things You May Not Know11/19/2019
Paula Stuart-Warren, CG, FMGS, FUGA
Buried Treasures: What's in the English Parish Chest12/3/2019
Paul Milner
Marriages Here, There, and Nowhere: Finding Gretna Greens and Borders12/17/2019
J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA
See you online!

Friday, May 3, 2019

New "Member Friday" Webinar - 50 Websites for Finding Maps by Gena Philibert-Ortega

New "Member Friday" Webinar - 50 Websites for Finding Maps by Gena Philibert-Ortega
Every Friday we're pleased to offer Legacy Family Tree Webinar subscribers a new bonus webinar just for them!   This Friday enjoy "50 Websites for Finding Maps" by Gena Philibert-Ortega. If you're not a member, remember the webinar previews are always free.

50 Websites for Finding Maps

What maps are you using for your family history? Gone are the days where your only options for finding maps was the library or bookstore. Today maps of all types are found online through websites as diverse as genealogy subscription sites, university libraries, and digitized book websites. Need a map that depicts a place, historical event, or includes historical photos? It's online! Learn more about where to find maps and  the diversity of map websites found online with 50 suggestions you can start using today.
50 Websites for Finding Maps by Gena Philibert-Ortega

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About the Presenter
Gena Philibert-OrtegaGena Philibert-Ortega holds a Master's degree in Interdisciplinary Studies (Psychology and Women's Studies) and a Master's degree in Religion. Presenting on various subjects involving genealogy, women's studies, and social history, Gena has spoken to groups throughout the United States as well as virtually to audiences worldwide. Gena is the author of hundreds of articles published in genealogy newsletters and magazines including FGS Forum, APG Quarterly, Internet Genealogy, Family Chronicle, Family Tree Magazine, GenWeekly and the WorldVitalRecords newsletter. Her writings can also be found on her blogs, Gena's Genealogy and Food.Family.Ephemera. She is the author of the books, From The Family Kitchen (F + WMedia, 2012), Cemeteries of the Eastern Sierra (Arcadia Publishing, 2007) and Putting the Pieces Together. Gena is the editor of the Utah Genealogical Association's journal Crossroads. An instructor for the National Institute for Genealogical Studies, Gena has written courses about social media and Google. She serves as a board member of the Utah Genealogical Association. Her current research interests include women's social history, community cookbooks, signature quilts and researching women's lives using material artifacts. Gena Philibert-Ortega is the author of IDG's monthly column, Remember the Ladies: Researching Your Female Ancestor. 
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