Register for Webinar Wednesday - Case Studies in Gray: Identifying Shared Ancestries Through DNA and Genealogy by Nicka Smith

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You’ve identified a group of shared DNA matches, but you're stumped on how you’re all related. Learn how to let DNA take the lead in determining who and where to search to uncover the group’s most recent common ancestor.
 
Join us and Nicka Smith for the live webinar Wednesday, August 7 at 2pm eastern U.S. which is also Wednesday, August 7 at 12pm Sydney time. 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

NickaSmith-144x144Nicka Smith is a professional photographer, speaker, host, and documentarian with more than 20 years of experience as a genealogist. She has extensive experience in African ancestored genealogy, reverse genealogy, and family reunion planning and execution. She is also an expert in genealogical research in the Northeastern Louisiana area, sharing genealogy with youth, documenting the ancestral journey, and employing the use of new technology in genealogy and family history research.

Nicka has diverse and varied experience in communications, with a background in publications, editing, graphic design, radio, and video production. She has edited and designed several volumes of family history that include narratives, photos, and genealogical information and has also transferred these things to an online environment. She is the host of BlackProGen LIVE, an innovative web show focused on people of color genealogy and family history.

She is a past board member of the California Genealogical Society (CGS) and the African American Genealogical Society of Northern California (AAGSNC), member of AAHGS Memphis/Mid South and the Southern California Genealogical Society, and former chair of the Outreach and Education Committee for AAGSNC, and former project manager for the Alameda County, CA Youth Ancestral Project where more than 325 youth were taught the value of family history.  Nicka is also the family historian and lead researcher for the Atlas family of Lake Providence, East Carroll, Louisiana.

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Register for Down Under webinar: Finding Families in New Zealand by Fiona Brooker

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We don’t have any major collections of census records in New Zealand, so how else can you find families in New Zealand. Looking at the use of electoral rolls and school records to add to your family history.
 
Join us and Fiona Brooker for the live webinar Tuesday, August 6 at 10pm eastern U.S. which is also Wednesday, August 7 at 12pm Sydney time. 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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FionaBrooker-144x144Fiona Brooker is a professional genealogist (Memories In Time) who has been actively researching her family history for over 30 years, inspired by two marriage certificates and a collection of family letters written from New Zealand back to her immigrant ancestor’s family in Devon. Whilst living and researching in the UK, she studied and gained a Higher Certificate in Genealogy from the Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies. Fiona has served as both President and Treasurer of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists (NZSG). She is currently part of a ProGen study group.

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  8. Listen via headset (USB headsets work best), your computer speakers, or by phone. 

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DNA, Genealogy, and Privacy: Handling the Double-Edged Sword - free webinar by Thomas MacEntee now online for limited time

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The recording of today's webinar, "DNA, Genealogy, and Privacy: Handling the Double-Edged Sword” by Thomas MacEntee is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time.

Webinar Description

Has your concern for privacy prevented you or a family member for taking a DNA test? What about sharing your genealogy research data online with practical strangers (even though you might be related)? Especially as personal DNA testing increases in popularity, and with increased media attention about cold cases solved using DNA data and the use of genealogy databases, today’s genealogist needs to stay on top of the latest information concerning privacy. We’ll review the current status of privacy practices by the five major DNA test kit vendors, current laws and regulations, the role of law enforcement, and what we might expect to see related to privacy in the future.
 
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Register for our upcoming webinars (free)

DNA, Genealogy, and Privacy: Handling the Double-Edged Sword 8/2/2019

Thomas MacEntee

Finding Families in New Zealand 8/6/2019

Fiona Brooker

Case Studies in Gray: Identifying Shared Ancestries Through DNA and Genealogy 8/7/2019

Nicka Smith

Historialliset sanomalehdet & kansallisarkisto (Finnish) 8/14/2019

Juha Vuorela

Basics of Land Platting - Part 1 8/14/2019

J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA

Ten Tools for Genealogical Writing 8/20/2019

Harold Henderson, CG

MyHeritage DNA - Ein Überblick (German) 8/21/2019

Silvia da Silva

Bullet Journaling for Genealogy 8/21/2019

Shellee Morehead, PhD, CG

Introduction to Forensic Genealogy 8/23/2019

Kelvin L. Meyers

Généalogie pour débutants : Commencez votre arbre... (French) 8/26/2019

Elisabeth Zetland

Using Teams with your Genealogy 8/28/2019

Tessa Keough

Are you Lost? Using Maps, Gazetteers and Directories for British Isles Research 9/3/2019

Paul Milner

Civil Law Concepts and Genealogy 9/17/2019

Claire Bettag, CG

The Stories Behind the Segments 10/1/2019

Blaine Bettinger, Ph.D., J.D.

Civil Law Records in Genealogical Research: Notarial Records 10/15/2019

Claire Bettag, CG

Trove: An Australian and Beyond Genealogical Treasure 11/5/2019

Helen Smith

Native American Research: Things You May Not Know 11/19/2019

Paula Stuart-Warren, CG, FMGS, FUGA

Buried Treasures: What's in the English Parish Chest 12/3/2019

Paul Milner

Marriages Here, There, and Nowhere: Finding Gretna Greens and Borders 12/17/2019

J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA

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New "Member Friday" Webinar - Get With the Times: German Newspaper Research by Teresa Steinkamp McMillin, CG

New "Member Friday" Webinar - Get With the Times: German Newspaper Research by Teresa Steinkamp McMillin, CG

Every Friday we're pleased to offer Legacy Family Tree Webinar subscribers a new bonus webinar just for them!   This Friday enjoy "Get With the Times: German Newspaper Research" by Teresa Steinkamp McMillin, CG. If you're not a member, remember the webinar previews are always free.

Get With the Times: German Newspaper Research

Germany does not have large subscription-based websites for accessing newspapers for genealogical research. In spite of that fact, there are thousands of digitized German newspapers available online. Many of them are free. Learn where they are and how to access them.

Get With the Times: German Newspaper Research by Teresa Steinkamp McMillin, CG


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About the Presenter

Teresa Steinkamp McMillin, Certified Genealogist®, author of the Guide to Hanover Military Records, 1514-1866 on Microfilm at the Family History Library, is the owner of Lind Teresa McMillinStreet Research, a company dedicated to helping people discover their German ancestry. She is a popular speaker for national, regional, and local genealogical societies. Recently she created and recorded two courses for Ancestry Academy at Ancestry.com. She has taught at the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research (IGHR). Reading German gothic script found in German records prior to the mid-1900s is second nature to her. Researching ancestors in Chicago and other areas of the Midwest is another of Teresa’s specialty areas. She is a multi-year attendee of the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research (IGHR) and the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG). Teresa is a member of the National Genealogical Society, the Association of Professional Genealogists, as well as many German and local genealogical societies. Teresa chairs the committee for the Board for Certification of Genealogists monthly webinar series. She is the webmaster for the Northwest Suburban Genealogy Society in Arlington Heights, Illinois and is a genealogy volunteer at the Arlington Heights Memorial Library.

 

See all the webinars by Teresa Steinkamp McMillin in the Legacy library.

 
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This month's top 10 genealogy webinars

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We've tallied the numbers and made a list of the Top 10 FamilyTreeWebinars.com classes for July 2019! Are your favorite topics or instructors among the list? Need something new to learn? Use the list to get inspired!

Each month thousands of Legacy Family Tree Webinar subscribers head for the library to learn new skills and techniques to help improve their genealogy research. Among the now-967 genealogy classes in the members-only library, these were the most frequently played during the month of July 2019.  They aren't necessarily the newest classes but rather the topics that were sought out by our members.

Have you seen any of these classes? Are these among your favorites too? Some of these classes (and topics) might be new to you! Get inspired to learn more and make your genealogy journey more fun!

The Top 10 for July 2019

1. Remedies for Copy & Paste Genealogy by Cyndi Ingle

2. Evaluating Shared DNA by Paul Woodbury

3. A Month's Worth of Must-Have Tech Tips To Start Using Today by Gena Philibert-Ortega

4. Should You Take the Hint? Automatic Record Hinting on the Giant Genealogy Websites by Sunny Morton

5. How to Better Manage Your MyHeritage Family Site by Daniel Horowitz

6. Census Hurdles: How to Jump Over or Go Around by Cari Taplin, CG

7. An Introduction to DNA Painter by Jonny Perl

8. 12 DIY Photo Projects to Share Family Stories by Denise May Levenick

9. Discover the new Legacy Family Tree 9 by Geoff Rasmussen

10. Using DNA for Adoption & Unknown Parentage Work by Mary Eberle, JD

The Runner-Ups

11. Lesser Used Records for Research in the Netherlands by Yvette Hoitink, CG

12. Research Your Newfoundland Ancestors by Tessa Keough

13. 5 Steps to Becoming a Good Ancestor by Marian Pierre-Louis

14. Hidden content treasures you might have missed at MyHeritage by Mike Mansfield

15. Tracking Your Digital Breadcrumbs: Bookmarks, Toolbars, Notes, and Other Applications by Cyndi Ingle

16. Introducing the MyHeritage DNA Health+Ancestry Test by Ofer Karp

17. Abstract versus Original, Do I need both? by Kelvin L. Meyers

18. Prince Edward Island Repositories and Records by Melanie McComb

19. Misbegotten Children: Tracing the Family Lines of the Illegitimate by Peggy Clemens Lauritzen, AG

20. Tracing a World War One Soldier from US to Europe and Back Again by Craig R. Scott, MA, CG, FUGA

 

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Register for Webinar Friday - DNA, Genealogy, and Privacy: Handling the Double-Edged Sword by Thomas MacEntee

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Has your concern for privacy prevented you or a family member for taking a DNA test? What about sharing your genealogy research data online with practical strangers (even though you might be related)? Especially as personal DNA testing increases in popularity, and with increased media attention about cold cases solved using DNA data and the use of genealogy databases, today’s genealogist needs to stay on top of the latest information concerning privacy. We’ll review the current status of privacy practices by the five major DNA test kit vendors, current laws and regulations, the role of law enforcement, and what we might expect to see related to privacy in the future.
 
Join us and Thomas MacEntee for the live webinar Friday, August 2. 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

ThomasMacEntee2018-144x144What happens when a “tech guy” with a love for history gets laid off during The Great Recession of 2008? You get Thomas MacEntee, a genealogy professional based in the United States who is also a blogger, educator, author, social media connector, online community builder and more.
 
Thomas was laid off after a 25-year career in the information technology field, so he started his own genealogy-related business called High Definition Genealogy. Currently Thomas shares many of his articles and videos for free at Abundant Genealogy and also runs the popular Genealogy Bargains and DNA Bargains websites!
 
Thomas describes himself as a lifelong learner with a background in a multitude of topics who has finally figured out what he does best: teach, inspire, instigate, and serve as a curator and go-to-guy for concept nurturing and inspiration. Thomas is a big believer in success, and that we all succeed when we help each other find success. 

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Google Photos: one photo app to rule them all - free webinar by FamilySearch's Devin Ashby now online

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The recording of today's webinar, "Google Photos: one photo app to rule them all” by Devin Ashby is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time.

Webinar Description

What if there was a photo app that could manage all your photos and give you unlimited backup space? There is one. It’s called Google Photos. Google’s facial recognition technology lets you create shared albums, collages, animations, movies, stories, and much more. It’s totally free and unlike any other photo app out there.
 
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If you could not make it to the live event or just want to watch it again, the 1 hour 28 minute recording of "Google Photos: one photo app to rule them all" is now available to view in our webinar library for free for a limited time. 

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  • On-demand access to the instructor handouts (now 4,328 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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Introductory pricing:

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Register for our upcoming webinars (free)

DNA, Genealogy, and Privacy: Handling the Double-Edged Sword 8/2/2019

Thomas MacEntee

Finding Families in New Zealand 8/6/2019

Fiona Brooker

Case Studies in Gray: Identifying Shared Ancestries Through DNA and Genealogy 8/7/2019

Nicka Smith

Historialliset sanomalehdet & kansallisarkisto (Finnish) 8/14/2019

Juha Vuorela

Basics of Land Platting - Part 1 8/14/2019

J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA

Ten Tools for Genealogical Writing 8/20/2019

Harold Henderson, CG

MyHeritage DNA - Ein Überblick (German) 8/21/2019

Silvia da Silva

Bullet Journaling for Genealogy 8/21/2019

Shellee Morehead, PhD, CG

Introduction to Forensic Genealogy 8/23/2019

Kelvin L. Meyers

Généalogie pour débutants : Commencez votre arbre... (French) 8/26/2019

Elisabeth Zetland

Using Teams with your Genealogy 8/28/2019

Tessa Keough

Are you Lost? Using Maps, Gazetteers and Directories for British Isles Research 9/3/2019

Paul Milner

Civil Law Concepts and Genealogy 9/17/2019

Claire Bettag, CG

The Stories Behind the Segments 10/1/2019

Blaine Bettinger, Ph.D., J.D.

Civil Law Records in Genealogical Research: Notarial Records 10/15/2019

Claire Bettag, CG

Trove: An Australian and Beyond Genealogical Treasure 11/5/2019

Helen Smith

Native American Research: Things You May Not Know 11/19/2019

Paula Stuart-Warren, CG, FMGS, FUGA

Buried Treasures: What's in the English Parish Chest 12/3/2019

Paul Milner

Marriages Here, There, and Nowhere: Finding Gretna Greens and Borders 12/17/2019

J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA

Print the 2019 webinar brochure here.

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Register for Webinar Wednesday - Google Photos: one photo app to rule them all by FamilySearch's Devin Ashby

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What if there was a photo app that could manage all your photos and give you unlimited backup space? There is one. It’s called Google Photos. Google’s facial recognition technology lets you create shared albums, collages, animations, movies, stories, and much more. It’s totally free and unlike any other photo app out there.
 
Join us and FamilySearch's Devin Ashby for the live webinar Wednesday, July 31. 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

DevinAshby-144x144Devin Ashby is a Project Manager for FamilySearch, the largest genealogical organization in the world. Devin has been involved in family history for years and in 2004 he received Bachelor degrees in History and Spanish and the following year earned a Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona University.

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The webinar will be live on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at:

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  • 1pm Central
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Here's how to attend:

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  3. You will receive a reminder email both 1 day and 1 hour prior to the live webinar.
  4. Calculate your time zone by clicking here.
  5. Make sure you have the latest version of Java installed on your computer. Check at www.java.com.
  6. Check your GoToWebinar connection here.
  7. Click on the webinar link (found in confirmation and reminder emails) prior to the start of the webinar. Arrive early as the room size is limited to the first 1,000 arrivals that day.
  8. Listen via headset (USB headsets work best), your computer speakers, or by phone. 

We look forward to seeing you all there!


Census Hurdles: How to Jump Over or Go Around - free webinar by Cari Taplin, CG now online for limited time

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The recording of today's webinar, "Census Hurdles: How to Jump Over or Go Around” by Cari Taplin, CG is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time.

Webinar Description

This program shares some tips and tricks for overcoming common and uncommon census research obstacles. Cari will cover topics such as language barriers, literacy, indexing errors, imaging errors, errors (accidental), and errors (intentional). Using examples, she will demonstrate each of these issues and suggest solutions for overcoming them.
 
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 20 minute recording of "Census Hurdles: How to Jump Over or Go Around" 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 965 classes, 1,238 hours of genealogy education)
  • On-demand access to the instructor handouts (now 4,314 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

Click here to subscribe.

Register for our upcoming webinars (free)

Google Photos: one photo app to rule them all 7/31/2019

Devin Ashby

DNA, Genealogy, and Privacy: Handling the Double-Edged Sword 8/2/2019

Thomas MacEntee

Finding Families in New Zealand 8/6/2019

Fiona Brooker

Case Studies in Gray: Identifying Shared Ancestries Through DNA and Genealogy 8/7/2019

Nicka Smith

Historialliset sanomalehdet & kansallisarkisto (Finnish) 8/14/2019

Juha Vuorela

Basics of Land Platting - Part 1 8/14/2019

J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA

Ten Tools for Genealogical Writing 8/20/2019

Harold Henderson, CG

MyHeritage DNA - Ein Überblick (German) 8/21/2019

Silvia da Silva

Bullet Journaling for Genealogy 8/21/2019

Shellee Morehead, PhD, CG

Introduction to Forensic Genealogy 8/23/2019

Kelvin L. Meyers

Généalogie pour débutants : Commencez votre arbre... (French) 8/26/2019

Elisabeth Zetland

Using Teams with your Genealogy 8/28/2019

Tessa Keough

Are you Lost? Using Maps, Gazetteers and Directories for British Isles Research 9/3/2019

Paul Milner

Civil Law Concepts and Genealogy 9/17/2019

Claire Bettag, CG

The Stories Behind the Segments 10/1/2019

Blaine Bettinger, Ph.D., J.D.

Civil Law Records in Genealogical Research: Notarial Records 10/15/2019

Claire Bettag, CG

Trove: An Australian and Beyond Genealogical Treasure 11/5/2019

Helen Smith

Native American Research: Things You May Not Know 11/19/2019

Paula Stuart-Warren, CG, FMGS, FUGA

Buried Treasures: What's in the English Parish Chest 12/3/2019

Paul Milner

Marriages Here, There, and Nowhere: Finding Gretna Greens and Borders 12/17/2019

J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA

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New "Member Friday" Webinar - Arkansas and Its People by Jane Wilkerson

New "Member Friday" Webinar - Arkansas and Its People by Jane Wilkerson

Every Friday we're pleased to offer Legacy Family Tree Webinar subscribers a new bonus webinar just for them!   This Friday enjoy "Arkansas and Its People" by Jane Wilkerson for the Arkansas Genealogical Society. 

Arkansas and Its People

Learn about how to research you Arkansas families pre-territorial (1673-1819), territorial (1819-1836), and statehood (1836-present).  Record types, locations and examples will be presented and discussed.

Arkansas and Its People by Jane Wilkerson


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About the Presenter

Jane WilkersonJane A. Wilkerson is an Archival Assistant at the Arkansas State Archives. She has a B.A. in History and an M.A. in Public History from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Wilkerson served at the Arkansas State Archives from 2001 to 2017 as a library technician, archival manager, and interim director. She also worked as an independent researcher before returning to the Arkansas State Archives in 2018. Wilkerson is also a board member of the Arkansas Genealogical Society.

 

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