Genealogy News and Education Bytes — Friday, 14 May 2021

 Welcome to Genealogy News and Education Bytes, posted on Tuesday afternoon and Friday afternoon, where we try to highlight the most important genealogy and family history news and education items that came across our desktop since the last issue.    


1)  News Articles:






2)  New or Updated Record Collections:



3)  Genealogy Education — Conferences and Institutes



*  We Are Open! The 51st Jamboree Conference! (4-5 and 11-12 June 2021)

*  THE Genealogy Show – Virtual (25-26 June 2021)



4)  Genealogy Education – Seminars, Webinars and Online Classes (times are US Pacific):




*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar – Tuesday, 18 May, 5 p.m.:  The Paternal Ten: Searching for Missing Heirs, by Claire Ammon

*  Upcoming Family Tree Webinar – Wednesday, 19 May, 11 a.m.: Notion for Genealogists, by Lisa Alzo

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:   DNA Downer: Strategies for Dealing with DNA Fatigue, by Blaine Bettinger

*  Archived Family Tree Webinar:  Tech Zone – YouTube QuickStart: Create a Channel, by Marian Pierre-Louis

5)  Genealogy Education – Podcasts:
*  Fisher’s Top Tips:  #275r – Conflicting Records


6)  Genealogy Videos (YouTube and Facebook):







*  FamilySearch:  Your DNA Questions Answered



*  Findmypast:  Fridays Live May 14th

*  Genealogy Software Showcase:  Why is this a Genealogy Website?




*  Lisa Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems:  Why I Use a VPN (Virtual Private Network for Beginners)




7)  Did you miss the last post in this series –  Genealogy News and Education Bytes – 11 May 2021?

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Posted On: May 14, 2021 at 05:08PM