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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 "Genealogical Research in the Dakotas" by Paula Stuart-Warren, CG, FMGS, FUGA. If you're not a member, remember the webinar... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Legacy News
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The recording of Wednesday's webinar, "Ho to California! The Draw of the Gold Rush” by Peggy Lauritzen, AG is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Few events in America have had the... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Legacy News
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The recording of Tuesday's BCG webinar, "Using Emigrant Guides for Genealogical Research” by Julie Miller, CG, CGL, FNGS, is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com/BCG for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Have you ever wondered why your ancestor... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Legacy News
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Few events in America have had the impact of the California Gold Rush and the desire to have a better life; an event that lasted seven short years. The Gold Rush swelled the population of California by the hundreds of... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Legacy News
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You might remember that we talked about Gmail in my blog post, “What Else Can You Do With Your Email? Two Tips for Gmail. Google’s 20th birthday was September 27th and it seems fitting that we revisit this free Internet... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Legacy News
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Have you ever wondered why your ancestor decided to emigrate, how they got there, or how they knew where to go? The answers to these questions could have come from an emigrant guide. Emigrant guides contain instructions and advice for... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Legacy News
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The recording of Wednesday's webinar, "Strategies for Using FamilySearch” by Shannon Combs-Bennett is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description As one of the go-to resources for research Family Search is an amazing... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 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 "Rich Resources for Poor Ancestors" by Gail Blankenau. If you're not a member, remember the webinar previews are always... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2018 at Legacy News
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The recording of Wednesday's webinar, "In Search of My Brother's Mother” by Beth Foulk is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description I always knew my brother was adopted. It wasn't a big... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2018 at Legacy News
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As one of the go-to resources for research, Family Search is an amazing site that few take the time to explore. Learn how to get more information from this website through search techniques, wiki resources, and more. Join us and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2018 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "On the Go: Using Your Mobile Device for Genealogy” by MyHeritage's Guy Tsype is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free. Webinar Description In this webinar, you will learn how to use your mobile... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2018 at Legacy News
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I always knew my brother was adopted. It wasn't a big deal within our little family.. So when our Mother passed, and the adoption files were uncovered after more than 50 years in the back of a closet, I couldn't... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2018 at Legacy News
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I first told you about DNAQuest back in April - a pro bono initiative of MyHeritage to help adoptees and their birth families reunite through genetic testing. Since then, thousands of adoptees participated in the project and we're now beginning... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2018 at Legacy News
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In this webinar, you will learn how to use your mobile device to expand your family history research. From recording your family's story to sharing your discoveries, your mobile device has a wealth of tools that allow you to continue... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2018 at Legacy News
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Census records are some of the first genealogy records researchers use to begin tracing their ancestors. Tracking an ancestor through the years and generations is exciting and often yields quick results. Once we find an ancestor on one census record,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 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 "Jewish Genealogy's Other Side: Sephardic Research" by Schelly Talalay Dardashti. If you're not a member, remember the webinar previews... Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2018 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "Remote Research in the Databases of the Daughters of the American Revolution Genealogical Research System” by Rick Sayre, CG, CGL, FUGA is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 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. The Publishing Center (Intermediate) This article is not a comprehensive tutorial for the Publishing Center but rather some tips... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 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 September 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 Oct 1, 2018 at Legacy News
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The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution has been collecting genealogical information since 1890 to support both the application process for membership and to honor the service of Patriots. The Society operates a marvelous library in Washington, DC. Over... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 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 "Lost Children: Orphans, Vagrants, Delinquents, Half-Orphans, Dependents, Surrendered, Adopted" by Jeanne Larzalere Bloom, CG. If you're not a member,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2018 at Legacy News
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Let me just start off by admitting that I’m in love with the New York Public Library Digital Collections. Why? Because it’s in these web pages that you can find books, ephemera, maps, and images that would otherwise not be... Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2018 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "Importance of Newspapers for family research” by Daniel Horowitz is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Newspapers are a key tool to get information about families in... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2018 at Legacy News
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Newspapers are a key tool to get information about families in all kind of announcements; but not everybody knows how and where to access them. But the most recent revolution in newspaper technology was done with MyHeritage's Record Matching new... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 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 "Finding Kentucky Land: Grants, Deeds and the Missing Pieces" by J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA. If you're not a... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2018 at Legacy News