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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 "Researching Your Mexican War Ancestor" by Craig R. Scott, CG, FUGA. If you're not a member, remember the webinar... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Legacy News
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The Union Jack, which represents the United Kingdom of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, contains elements from older national flags of England, Scotland and Ireland. You've done it! You have traced your ancestors back to the immigrating ancestor and... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Legacy News
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You've enjoyed the Legacy tips on her blog for years, but it wasn't until this past week that Diane Gould Hall thought she'd give MyHeritage a chance. She was hesitant in the past because as she wrote, "why would I... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Legacy News
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The recording of tonight's BCG webinar, "Using Maps in Genealogical Research” by Sara A. Scribner, CG is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com/BCG for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Every ancestor, at every moment, occupied a specific, physical... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "You Need a Search Strategy: Maximizing Your Results with Online Genealogical Databases” by Mike Mansfield is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description In the past 20 years,... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Legacy News
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Every ancestor, at every moment, occupied a specific, physical location. Maps decode and amplify the significance of those locations by providing context and background information. This heavily illustrated lecture shows examples of the map types best-suited to genealogy, and the... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago 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. Working With Addresses Part III (Intermediate) In Working with Addresses Part I I showed you how to record mailing... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Legacy News
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In the past 20 years, online search systems, databases, and image collections have revolutionized family history and genealogical research making our work faster, easier, and more convenient. However, these databases are not without limitations and quirks. This webinar will discuss... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Legacy News
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MyHeritage and Legacy will help you with two parts of your DNA puzzle. MyHeritage is the testing company and Legacy is your master genealogy database where you keep track of all of your information. Legacy 10 will have a direct... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 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 Unique African Americans Collections in Large Databases" by Angela Walton-Raji. If you're not a member, remember the webinar... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2018 at Legacy News
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The recording of Wednesday's webinar, "Easily Read Old Style American Handwriting” by Sharon Monson is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Genealogical researchers love old records, family bibles, baptismal certificates, and census... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2018 at Legacy News
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This is awesome! We call it soccer here in the U.S. but I understand the rest of the world calls the game Football. Regardless of its name, this project shows that we have more in common than that which divides... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 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. Working With Addresses Part II (Intermediate) In Working with Addresses Part I I showed you how to record mailing... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2018 at Legacy News
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Genealogical researchers love old records, family bibles, baptismal certificates, and census pages. Transcribing a will or a deed can be a daunting task, especially when the writing instruments are pre-1800. Cursive handwriting from the 1600's up to the 1900's is... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2018 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "The Family DNA Project” by Melissa Barker is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Genetic genealogy truly bears fruit if multiple family members on multiple lines of... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2018 at Legacy News
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The Quilt Index “aims to be a central resource that incorporates a wide variety of sources and information on quilts, quiltmakers and quiltmaking.” What does this website database have to do with genealogy? One of the biggest issues with researching... Continue reading
Posted Jun 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 "The People, the Places, the Life Behind Doors: the world of the workhouse (England and Wales)" by Kirsty Gray.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2018 at Legacy News
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Genetic genealogy truly bears fruit if multiple family members on multiple lines of the family have tested. Learn how to create and manage a project for your family while being mindful of privacy and sensitive issues that may arise. Join... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2018 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "What Your Ancestor's Neighbors Can Tell You” by Melissa Barker is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Our ancestors did not live in isolation, although we sometimes... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2018 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "Digital Gravestones” by Elizabeth Zetland is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description A wealth of valuable information for your family history research is written on gravestones and... Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2018 at Legacy News
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Genealogists are always on the lookout for new records. As the archivist of the Houston County, Tennessee Archives, one type of record that I find genealogists are unfamiliar with is loose records (also referred to as loose papers). Archives, libraries,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2018 at Legacy News
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Our ancestors did not live in isolation, although we sometimes research them as if they did. They were part of a community of friends, neighbors, classmates and even co-workers. Whether they lived in big cities, small towns or rural farming... Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 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. Working With Addresses Part I (Intermediate) Before we get started with this 3 part series on entering addresses in... Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2018 at Legacy News
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A wealth of valuable information for your family history research is written on gravestones and buried in cemeteries. Much of this information is available online. In this webinar, you will learn how to use this valuable resource in your family... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 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 May 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 Jun 1, 2018 at Legacy News