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Learn how to find free digital maps for your ancestral locations, add them as permanent overlays to Google Earth, and then organize them into your personal map reference collection. You’ll learn best practices for keeping them organized and enriching your... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Legacy News
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The 14th annual Legacy Genealogy Cruise, to be held September 22-29, 2017, departs from Seattle, Washington aboard Royal Caribbean's Explorer of the Seas ship and will feature top genealogy speakers including members of the Legacy Family Tree staff. We will... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Legacy News
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Writing up our research is the best way to preserve it. We will examine different ways of writing and publishing, from blogs to books. This webinar is hosted and sponsored by the Board for Certification of Genealogists. Join BCG and... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Legacy News
We received a fun mention in the February 2017 edition of Kiplinger's Personal Finance! On slide 6 of its article, "14 Great Ways to Spend or Invest $1,000" Kiplinger recommends learning to trace your ancestry. Their very first recommendation -... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Legacy News
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Finally we've arrived to the last five webinars in our all time list! Today we bring you #s 5-1 - the top five webinars of all time so far. No surprise when we look at #1! And best of all,... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "Legacy Family Tree for Complete Beginners" by Geoff Rasmussen is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Whether you are a brand new Legacy Family Tree user, or... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Legacy News
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We're getting very close to number one in our count down of the Top 20 of all time! Today we bring you #s 10-6. We've got just one more days left in our countdown! The top 5 being announced during... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Legacy News
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The recording of Wednesday's webinar, "Tips and Tricks to Organizing Your Genealogy" by Shannon Combs-Bennett is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Most researchers admit that organizing and keeping up with their... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Legacy News
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Whether you are a brand new Legacy Family Tree user, or would like a beginning level refresher course, this class will help you become acquainted with the basics of this family tree software. Join us and Geoff Rasmussen for the... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Legacy News
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We're counting our way down to number one of the Top 20 Legacy Webinars of all time! Today we bring you #s 15-11. Please note that there are two webinars featured here that are always free! Everyone is free to... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Legacy News
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Recently we shared with you the Top 10 Webinars of 2016. What a great list of classes and a reminder of the variety of topics we covered in 2016. We've been doing webinars now since 2010. In 6 years we've... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2017 at Legacy News
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Most researchers admit that organizing and keeping up with their "stuff" is one of the most challenging aspects of research. Learn several techniques to keep you organized and on top of your files so you know exactly where everything is.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2017 at Legacy News
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Jim Baker has gone his entire genealogical life believing one thing about his great-grandfather. He had no reason to believe it could have been anyone else. Until he got his DNA tested. This webinar, perhaps more than any other class... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2017 at Legacy News
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From everything I've heard about it, Blaine Bettinger's new book, The Family Guide to DNA Testing and Genetic Genealogy, is THE #1 GO-TO BOOK for learning about genetic genealogy. As with any highly-recommended product, I personally try to arrange with... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2017 at Legacy News
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The War of 1812 was less than a year underway. The high seas and even the coastal shipways were a dangerous place for the United States to be conducting commercial shipping. Almost no ships were bound for foreign ports because... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2017 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "Strategies to Find the Most Challenging Ancestors with Autosomal DNA Data" by James M. Baker, PhD, CG is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Case studies are... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2017 at Legacy News
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Utah is known as the home of the Family History Library. It may be the home of your ancestors too! We've got the resources for you to dive deep into researching your Utah family. With the addition of four new... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2017 at Legacy News
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Case studies are used to illustrate the best strategies to use to find the ancestors you need to fill in gaps in your family tree in the 6th and 7th generation. Class members learn how to mix and match the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2017 at Legacy News
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With the new year here, why not resolve to be a better relative by remembering family birthdays and anniversaries? Two features of Legacy Family Tree make this easy to do: Legacy's birthday and anniversary reminders described here. Legacy's Calendar Creator.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2017 at Legacy News
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What a year it was for our webinar series! At the beginning of the year we promised to bring you 61 genealogy webinars. We miscalculated. We brought you 164 of them. 164 new ways to find your family history at... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2017 at Legacy News
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We've tallied the numbers and made a list of the Top 10 FamilyTreeWebinars.com classes for December 2016! 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 Jan 2, 2017 at Legacy News
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The voices of Irish immigrants ring clearly through the information wanted advertisements they placed in the Boston Pilot. Catherine (Burns) Doyle, originally from Mucklow, County Wicklow who with her husband immigrated to St. Andrews, New Brunswick, sought “great comfort” in... Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2016 at Legacy News
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Legacy QuickGuidesTM have quickly become one of the more popular resources for genealogists. Each guide contains four (sometimes five, sometimes more) pages of valuable information covering a variety of genealogy research topics, dozens of clickable links, and are written by... Continue reading
Posted Dec 27, 2016 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "An Introduction to BillionGraves" by Garth Fitzner is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description BillionGraves.com strives to preserve precious records found in cemeteries throughout the world. Using... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2016 at Legacy News
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The recording of tonight's webinar by Judy Russell and the Board for Certification of Genealogists, "No, no, Nanette! What negative evidence is . . . and isn't" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com/BCG for free for a limited time.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2016 at Legacy News