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Is a book about your family out there somewhere, just waiting to be discovered? You may be able to find one without ever leaving the comfort of your home! Digital books are all over the Internet, and many are free... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Legacy News
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This class is for anyone interested in doing Mexican genealogical research, and wants to find what they are looking for. We will cover the availability of resources, research strategies, and where to find help. Join us and Jonathan Walker for... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Legacy News
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You loved his class "Complete Photo Restoration in 4 Easy Steps" so we've brought Eric Basir back for an entire 5-part series on Photo Restoration. Learn how to make the most of your photos from scanning to editing and restoration.... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "Finding Your Ancestors in German Directories" by Luana Darby, MLIS, AG is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com/BCG for free for a limited time. Webinar Description In Germany, more and more directories are online. This... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Legacy News
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The recording of Tuesday's webinar of the Board for Certification of Genealogists, "Analyzing Probate Records of Slaveholders to Identify Enslaved Ancestors" by LaBrenda Garrett-Nelson, JD, LLM, CG is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com/BCG for free for a limited time.... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Legacy News
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Not that I needed it today, but more than once Legacy's Birthdays, Death Dates, and Anniversaries reminders have come through for me in a big way. Found within the Legacy Home tab inside Legacy 9 software is a list of... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Legacy News
I normally don't mind who gets credit, but when there's a billion free records on the line, I don't mind giving myself a little public pat on the back. For the first time ever, MyHeritage is opening their entire collection... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2017 at Legacy News
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In Germany, more and more directories are online. This presentation will tell you where to find them, how to work with them and how to interpret the information typical for German directories. Join us and Luana Darby for the live... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2017 at Legacy News
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The recording of Friday's webinar, "Using Pictures with Legacy Family Tree" by Geoff Rasmussen is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free. Webinar Description Bring life to your Legacy with digital images. Learn how to add digital photographs and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2017 at Legacy News
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This webinar will provide an overview of the probate process, the genealogical information that can be found in a slaveholding estate, and related records that a probate proceeding may point to. Join us, the Board for Certification of Genealogists, and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2017 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 Aug 10, 2017 at Legacy News
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The recording of last night's webinar, "A Taxing Matter: Using Tax Lists in Genealogy" by Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Tax lists of all... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2017 at Legacy News
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Bring life to your Legacy with digital images. Learn how to add digital photographs and documents to your ancestors’ Media Gallery, how to include them on charts and reports, best practices for digital storage and organization, how to resolve missing... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2017 at Legacy News
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Thanks to Michele Simmons Lewis, CG for this article. (Click to enlarge.) I track both my atDNA (autosomal) matches and my yDNA matches in Legacy using Hashtags. When working with atDNA, if I know how the person matches me I... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2017 at Legacy News
Below are more answers to questions you have asked us over the past several days regarding the Legacy-MyHeritage acquisition. More Frequently Asked Questions Q. Will Legacy continue to be stand-alone, offline software? A. Absolutely! Legacy will always remain as it... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2017 at Legacy News
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Tax lists of all kinds, whether head taxes or taxes on real estate or personal property, are a rich source of data on families and individuals often recorded nowhere else. Join us and Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL for... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2017 at Legacy News
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When doing American research we all use the U.S. Federal Census records. But are you getting everything out of them? Amie Bowser Tenant's 3-part series on the census will ensure that you discover all the details about your American ancestors!... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2017 at Legacy News
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We have another great Legacy QuickTip Video for you today! Learn: How to create a custom report How to use Legacy 9's new Hashtags How to get a list of everyone in a certain location How to upload your raw... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2017 at Legacy News
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Pressing the “Publish” button for this blog post was one of the most exciting, nerve-wracking, and exhilarating things I’ve ever done and is indeed the biggest step forward we’ve ever made with our company. You read the title correctly –... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2017 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "Tracing Your West Country Ancestors" by Kirsty Gray is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Introducing the identity of ‘The West Country’, its geography and history over... Continue reading
Posted Aug 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 July 2017! 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 Aug 1, 2017 at Legacy News
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Manuscript collections may contain original documents such as Bible records, unrecorded deeds, and correspondence with individuals who knew family information not available from any other source. Learn where to find these collections, and how to use them. We're working hard... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2017 at Legacy News
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Thanks to Lisa Alzo for this guest blog post. Summer is officially here (in the Northern Hemisphere the summer solstice officially arrived June 21 at 12:24 A.M. EDT.), and my mind is racing with ideas on how to make the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2017 at Legacy News
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Introducing the identity of ‘The West Country’, its geography and history over the centuries, this class guides the family historian through the wealth of historical records available both online and in archives and libraries to add the ‘flesh to the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2017 at Legacy News
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Texas is the second largest state in the United States and has a rich history. Whether your ancestors settled there during the Republic of Texas or after statehood, Teri E. Flack will help you find the details about their lives.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2017 at Legacy News