Watch Geoff Live: Adding a City Directory to Legacy - free webinar by Geoff Rasmussen now online for limited time
The recording of today's webinar, "Watch Geoff Live: Adding a City Directory" by Geoff Rasmussen is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time.
In this webinar, Legacy’s Geoff Rasmussen will demonstrate what to do with a city directory as he adds the information to his real, personal Legacy family file. This class was presented live and unscripted, giving attendees a first-hand look at how a professional genealogist analyzes and records information from a city directory found at Ancestry.com. You will get the insider’s perspective of using the Source Clipboard, custom events, AKAs, the To Do List, timelines, and much more.
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 37 minute recording of "Watch Geoff Live: Adding a City Directory to Legacy" is now available to view in our webinar library for free for a limited time. Or watch it at your convenience with an annual or monthly webinar membership.
Legacy 9 Unlocked - 14.95
272 pages | Published Nov 2016 | Perfect-bound Paperback | 8.5" x 11" | Black/white
Anyone can use Legacy Family Tree. It is simple enough for the beginner and powerful enough for the experienced. Without this book, you will probably discover some of the more powerful Legacy tools on your own...eventually...but why wait? In Legacy Family Tree 9 - Unlocked! you will learn how to better utilize some of Legacy’s best features by shadowing the research process of professional genealogist and Legacy Family Tree developer, Geoff Rasmussen:
Sources, SourceWriter, and the Source Clipboard
To Do List
Chronology View and the Chronology Comparison Report (new in v9!)
Why and how to add unlinked individuals
Brand new Find A Grave tool (new in v9!)
Quick Access Toolbar
Brand new Hashtag tool (new in v9!)
The hidden FamilySearch Export button
Digital pictures and other media
This book is for genealogists and Legacy Family Tree 9 users of all expertise. All levels of genealogists benefit from learning about how others do research. Long time Legacy userswill enjoy the insights into the advanced features (especially the Chronology Comparison Tool!) and little tips and tricks along the way. Beginning Legacy users will not only begin to grasp what is possible in Legacy but they will learn to “do it right the first time.”
Not only will you learn how to use Legacy, but you will learn how to use it in the context of real genealogical research situations.This book is based on the more-popular-than-he-ever-dreamed-of “Watch Geoff Live” webinar series, meaning, it was written live and unscripted. Geoff explained, “As I researched my ancestor, John Williams, I wrote down every thought, decision and step-by-step procedure as I went. I included examples and screenshots of how I added:
...to Legacy Family Tree. The instructions can serve as a template to guide genealogists and Legacy users through their own research and use of Legacy.”
As you contemplate, adapt, and apply the research and data entry procedures from this book, you will have more time to find your ancestors. With the new skills you gain about how to better use Legacy Family Tree, you will be more prepared, organized and better equipped to find those challenging ancestors.