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The recording of today's webinar, "25 Simple Research Hacks Every Genealogist Should Know” by Lisa Alzo is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Whether you are searching online databases, trying to obtain... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Legacy News
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The recording of today's BCG webinar, "Using Lists to Find Proof” by Cari Taplin, CG is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com/BCG for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Genealogists examine lists nearly every time we conduct research, whether... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Legacy News
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Top genealogists Jeanne Larzalere Bloom, Elissa Scalise Powell, Rebecca Whitman Koford, Thomas W. Jones, and Judy G. Russell will present five one-hour lectures held at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City Friday, 19 October 2018 between 9 AM... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Legacy News
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Whether you are searching online databases, trying to obtain information from an uncooperative cousin, or need to streamline your research workflow, this webinar will outline 25 simple hacks you can use to get more genealogy done in less time! Join... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Legacy News
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Still thinking about joining us at MyHeritage LIVE in Oslo this November? Here's a quick preview of some of the things I'll get to talk about at the conference. Also with me will be Dick Eastman, Thomas MacEntee, Lisa Louise... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Legacy News
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Genealogists examine lists nearly every time we conduct research, whether it be in the form of censuses, tax lists, directories, petitions, and hundreds of others. The Genealogical Proof Standard requires reasonably exhaustive research, analysis and corroboration of evidence. This presentation... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Legacy News
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I recently had an interesting conversation with a long time genealogy researcher in the foothills of North Carolina. Her family has been in the area for generations, and she knows that area - its people and its history. By this,... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "Slave Narratives: Telling the Story of Slavery and Families” by Ann Staley, CG, CGL is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description The WPA Federal Writers' Project (FWP)... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Legacy News
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Every Friday we're pleased to offer Legacy Family Tree Webinar subscribers a new bonus webinar just for them! This Friday enjoy "Inventing America - Records of the U.S. Patent Office" by Judy Russell, JD, CG, CGL. If you're not a... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Legacy News
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The WPA Federal Writers' Project (FWP) of the late 1930's provides us with more than 2,300 first person accounts of former slaves. The slave narratives, with their autobiographical accounts, can provide insight into the institution, rich context, and clues for... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Legacy News
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The recording of Wednesday's webinar, "Examining Migration & Researching Migrants in the British Isles” by Julie Goucher is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description In this presentation we shall examine the reasons... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Legacy News
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I just received this important email and wanted to pass it along to you. In summary - if you haven't uploaded your DNA results to MyHeritage, do it soon. Your DNA matches await you... If you’ve tested your DNA already,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2018 at Legacy News
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In this presentation we shall examine the reasons for migration and focus on the individual migration groups coming to the British Isles. The United Kingdom is in an interesting position in that it sits within Europe and yet also has... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2018 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "Legacy 9 Unlocked (part 6): Adding a Death Certificate” by Geoff Rasmussen is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description In this series, Legacy’s Geoff Rasmussen will guide... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2018 at Legacy News
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Every Friday we're pleased to offer Legacy Family Tree Webinar subscribers a new bonus webinar just for them! This Friday enjoy "Social Reasons for Migration?" by Mary Hill, AG. If you're not a member, remember the webinar previews are always... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2018 at Legacy News
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In the movie Forrest Gump, the main character, Forrest Gump, makes the statement “Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re going to get.” In the world of genealogy, vertical files are like a box of... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2018 at Legacy News
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In this series, Legacy’s Geoff Rasmussen will guide you through the step-by-steps of properly adding genealogy documents, citations, and digital media to your Legacy Family Tree 9 software. Each class is based on a different chapter in his popular book,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2018 at Legacy News
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The recording of Wednesday's webinar, "What's Been Done: Using Someone Else's Genealogy Research” by Thomas MacEntee is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Whether you are new to genealogy or you've been... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2018 at Legacy News
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We've tallied the numbers and made a list of the Top 10 FamilyTreeWebinars.com classes for August 2018! Are your favorite topics or instructors among the list? Need something new to learn? Use the list to get inspired! Each month thousands... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2018 at Legacy News
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Tuesday's Tips provide brief how-to's to help you learn to use the Legacy Family Tree software with new tricks and techniques. A Shared Events Tip (Beginner) Since I am a Legacy dinosaur I am still more into copying and pasting... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2018 at Legacy News
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Sure, email is great for sending and receiving messages but did you know there’s much more you can do as a Gmail user? Google’s Gmail has features that can help the family history researcher plan and be productive. A whole... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2018 at Legacy News
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Whether you are new to genealogy or you've been working on your family history for years, incorporating the research of others can always be tricky. Here's how to develop a proven strategy to benefit from the work of other genealogists.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2018 at Legacy News
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Every Friday we're pleased to offer Legacy Family Tree Webinar subscribers a new bonus webinar just for them! This Friday enjoy "Where did you come from, Missouri Settlers?" by Beth Foulk. If you're not a member, remember the webinar previews... Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2018 at Legacy News
Congrats to both Kim and MyHeritage for this wonderful story! Another family reunited thanks to DNA. Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2018 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "The YDNA Test Should Be Your Favorite” by Diahan Southard is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description The Y chromosome DNA, with its direct paternal line inheritance... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2018 at Legacy News