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2021 Legacy Family Tree Webinars series announced — adds new series for Canada and African Diaspora


MyHeritage and are pleased to announce that registration is now open for its 2021 Legacy Family Tree Webinars series, now in its 12th year. Choose from 120 classes from genealogy's leading educators on topics ranging from Prussia to Ireland to Samoa, from Zotero to WordPress, from The National Road to Angel Island to the 1890 census, and from the top 10 DNA do's and don'ts to the genealogy of your house. We are also introducing the brand new "African Diaspora" and "O Canada" series, PLUS we have increased the attendance capacity of live webinars to include up to 3,000 live viewers.

Click here to register (free).


African Diaspora series and O Canada series

The year 2021 brings the addition of two new series to our live broadcast lineup.

Africa The African Diaspora series will broadcast live the first Friday of each month and will deliver educational webinars geared toward African-ancestored people in the United States and around the world. Speakers for the 2021 series include Angela Walton-Raji, Nicka Smith, Renate Yarborough Sanders, Brian Sheffey, Janice Lovelace, Bernice Bennett, Anita Wills, David W. Jackson, and Char McCargo Bah. Click here for the entire lineup.
Canada The O Canada series will broadcast live the third Friday of each month and will present educational classes with a focus on the broad range of ancestries found in Canada. Speakers for the series include Lianne Kruger, Janice Nickerson, Paul Milner, Mags Gaulden, Kathryn Lake Hogan, Christine Woodcock, Tammy Priolo, and Natalie Bodle. Click here for the entire lineup.

We will continue to offer other unique classes.

Bcglogo2019-68 We are proud to once again host the monthly webinar series for the Board for Certification of Genealogists where we will learn from the likes of Tom Jones, Pam Sayre, Rick Sayre, Ruth Randall, Nancy Peters, LaBrenda Garrett-Nelson, and six other board-certified genealogists. Click here for the entire lineup.
Mhwebinars And for the fifth year, we will be the host of the exclusive webinar series, MyHeritage Webinars, where we will learn about the upcoming Ethnicity Estimates, photo enhancing tools, the brand new genetic groups, DNA and much more. Click here for the entire lineup.
Downunder-transparent-small The Down Under series continues into its third year! This series of webinars is designed for genealogists in Australia and New Zealand - at 12pm (noon) on the first Wednesday of each month (Sydney time). They'll have their very own Webinar Wednesday with convenient timing. Click here for the entire lineup.
Techzone The TechZone features short, 10-minute or less video series, and will continue into its second year. The TechZone is a membership benefit where webinar members have free, anytime, unlimited access. New videos are released most Fridays on all of your favorite tech topics. And new for 2021 - a full-length members-only pre-recorded webinar on requested topics will be published the last Friday of each month. Click here for the TechZone.

Closed Captioning

Every webinar recording will be captioned in English for the hearing impaired. We really are striving to serve the entire world!

How to register

Sign up (it's FREE!) for one or for all of them today and you will receive a reminder email both one day and two hours prior to the live event.


Webinar Brochure

Print the webinar brochure to share with your friends, genealogy society, or Family History Center. memberships

All live webinars are free and their recordings are free to watch for the first 7 days. With a webinar membership you get these additional benefits:

  • Access to 1) all the existing 1,400+ classes in the library, 2) plus the 120+ webinars that will be added during the 2021 season, 3) plus any additional bonus members-only webinars (hundreds of these so far), 4) plus the TechZone–all available for the duration of your membership
  • Access to all 5,400+ pages of instructors' handouts plus the new handouts of the 2021 season
  • Chat logs from the live webinars
  • Additional 5% off anything at
  • Chance for a bonus subscribers-only door prize during each live webinar
  • Playlist, resume watching, and jump-to features

It's just $49.95/year.


Nowhere else - on land, at sea, or online - will you find genealogy courses as comprehensive, diverse, or as numerous as you will find at

Add it to your Google Calendar

Click here to add the Legacy Family Tree Webinar Series to your Google Calendar.


2021 Speakers


Lots of brand new speakers join many of your favorites for 2021. One of them may be the one to help you break down your genealogical brick wall. Don't miss even one week! We welcome these new speakers to our webinar series:

  • Michelle Patient
  • Robyn Smith
  • Lianne Kruger
  • B.J. Jamieson
  • Grant Din
  • Elizabeth M. O'Neal
  • Janice Nickerson
  • Kinga Urbariska
  • Rick Crume
  • Suzanne Russo Adams, AG
  • Nancy E. Loe
  • Linda Harms Okazaki
  • Deborah Kroopkin
  • Yetunde Moronke Abiola
  • Larry W. Thomas
  • Brian Sheffey
  • Elena Fowler
  • Christine Woodcock
  • Jeanie F. Glaser
  • Cathie Sherwood
  • Ellen Kowitt
  • Tammy Priolo
  • Kimberly Nagy
  • Elizabeth Williams Gomoll,CG
  • Anita Wills
  • Nancy Gavin Koester
  • Michelle Chubenko
  • David W. Jackson
  • Natalie Bodle
  • Char McCargo Bah
  • Marc McDermott
  • Dana Ann Palmer

Click here to register.



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