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Announcing the 3rd Annual 24-Hour Genealogy Webinar Marathon - April 7-8, 2022 - Registration now open (and free)

Announcing the 3rd Annual 24-Hour Genealogy Webinar Marathon - April 7-8, 2022 - Registration now open (and free)

We're excited to announce The 3rd Annual 24-Hour Genealogy Webinar Marathon hosted by and MyHeritage. The marathon will begin on Thursday, April 7 at 5pm eastern U.S. time (Friday, April 8 at 7am Sydney time) and end on Friday, April 8 at 5pm eastern U.S. time (Saturday, April 9 at 7am Sydney time).

Visit to register (free!)

You will learn how to trace your ancestors from the world's top genealogists and educators. From the 1950 U.S. census to DNA, from Airtable, hard drives and iPads to Poland and Scotland, there's something for everyone... in every time zone. And thanks to and MyHeritage, the entire event is free! Pop in for a session or two, or stick around for the full 24 hours — it's completely up to you. There will even be time for Q&A and door prizes.

How to Listen In

Register at Live attendance for each session is limited to the first 1,000 attendees. If you can't join us in real time, we've got you covered: all recordings will be available afterwards absolutely free for a week. Beyond that, you can watch them anytime with a webinar membership to

The Lectures

Viewers will enjoy a wide variety of lectures of genealogy and DNA. Each class will be 45 minutes long including time for questions at the end. The full schedule is shown below.

Title Speaker Sydney London / GMT Eastern U.S.
Everything You Need to Know About the 1950 Census Lisa Louise Cooke Fri Apr 8, 7am Thu Apr 7, 9pm Thu Apr 7, 5pm
Confirming Smart Matches™ and Record Matches Daniel Horowitz  8am  10pm  6pm
What's New in Jewish Genealogy 2022 Ellen S. Kowitt  9am  11pm  7pm
Smarter Searching: Refining Search Parameters for Genealogists Cyndi Ingle  10am  Fri Apr 8, 12am  8pm
The Geography of Genealogy in Europe Dave Obee  11pm  1am  9pm
Using Macs and iPads for Genealogy Nancy E. Loe, MA, MLS  12pm  2am  10pm
Supercharge your Research Spreadsheets with Airtable Francine Crowley Griffis, CG  1pm  3am  11pm
Writing as You Go is the WAY to Go! Elissa Scalise Powell, CG  2pm  4am  Fri Apr 8, 12am
In Your Ancestor’s Kitchen: Researching the Items You Remember Gena Philibert-Ortega  3pm  5am  1am
Polish non metrical genealogy sources Kinga Urbańska  4pm  6am  2am
Analyzing My DNA Matches Gal Zrihen  5pm  7am  3am
Clans and Families in Scotland Dr. Bruce Durie  6pm  8am  4am
Who were the Scots-Irish? Natalie Bodle  7pm  9am  5am
Introduction to Swedish Military Records Kathy Meade  8pm  10am  6am
Searching for My Ancestors' Records Moshe Etlis  9pm  11am  7am
Sons of the Soil: researching our British agricultural labouring ancestors Janet Few  10pm  12pm  8am
The Lady of the Scrapbook: A Newspaper Case Study Mary Kircher Roddy, CG 11pm  1pm  9am
Simply using timelines will make a difference in your research! Dr. Shelley Viola Murphy Sat Apr 9, 12am  2pm  10am
Organizing My Photos Keren Dotan  1am  3pm  11am
Spinsters and Widows: Using Women to Reconstruct Families Shannon Green, CG  2am  4pm  12pm
Doing Time – Prison Records as Genealogy Resources Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL  3am  5pm  1pm
Hard drive and SSD drive failure rates and what to do Andy Klein  4am  6pm  2pm
Family Discoveries in Minutes Devin Ashby  5am  7pm  3pm
Baptists, Methodists and Presbyterians--Oh, My! Sunny Morton  6am  8pm  4pm

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Looking forward to "seeing" you there!


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