Gleanings from Genealogical Societies
and Genealogy Magazines across the USA
From Millenia Legacy Family Tree, 23 Dec 2013:
2014 Legacy Family Tree Webinar Schedule announced
Millennia Corporation and FamilyTreeWebinars.com are pleased to announce that registration is now open for its 2014 Legacy Family Tree Webinar Series. Choose from 52 classes from genealogy's leading educators (nearly 80 hours of free genealogy education) on topics ranging from genealogy technology to in-depth research methodologies and evidence analysis. Legacy Family Tree Webinars was awarded the Best Genealogy Education or Learning Experience by the About.com 2013 Genealogy Readers' Choice Awards.
Sign up for one or for all of them today (so you don't forget later) and you will receive a reminder email both one day and one hours prior to the live event. Brand new - sign up for multiple webinars at the same time by clicking here or visit www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com.
Print the webinar brochure to share with your friends, genealogy society, or Family History Center.
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From the 8 August 2014 issue of Legacy News:
Research Recharge - Turning Old Clues into New Leads - free webinar by Lisa Alzo now online for limited time
The recording of today's webinar, "Research Recharge - Turning Old Clues into New Leads" by Lisa Alzo is now available to view for free for a limited time at http://www.familytreewebinars.com/. If you could not make it to the live event or just want to watch it again, the 1 hour 32 minute recording of "Research Recharge - Turning Old Clues into New Leads" is now available to view in their webinar archives for free for a limited time. It is also available to our monthly or annual Webinar Members for the duration of your membership. Visit http://www.familytreewebinars.com/ to watch.
Register for their upcoming webinars (free)
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From the 14 August 2014 Mocavo blog:
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From the 12 Aug 2014 edition of Legacy News:FamilySearch has added more than 10 million indexed records and images to collections from Canada, Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, New Zealand, South Korea, Ukraine, and the United States. Notable collection updates include the 3,427,354 indexed records from the Canada Census, 1911, collection; the 1,334,575 image records from the Czech Republic, Censuses, 18001945, collection; and the 2,545,965 indexed records from U.S., Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 18642007, collection. See the table below for the full list of updates.
From 13 Sept 2014 Mocavo emailed newsletter:
Reveal the Mysteries of your Family's Past. Indexes can be a very helpful resource for the genealogist. They point the way to original records, they can include additional information to help you properly identify individuals, and they can lead you to original records that are not available online. Sometimes, due to records destruction, they are the only surviving version of the original. As a Mocavo Basic member, you can search each individual record index collection for free. If you would like to save some time and search more than 420,000 databases at once, consider giving Mocavo Gold a try.
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