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The recording of today's webinar by Kimberly Ormsby Nagy, "Specialized Lineage Societies - more than just DAR, Dames and Mayflower" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description There are over 200 lineage... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Legacy News
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On the last Friday of each month, we're pleased to offer Legacy Family Tree Webinar subscribers a new bonus webinar just for them! This month enjoy "The Wives of Fishermen: The Lives of 19th Century Women and the Records They... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Legacy News
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Take your genealogy skills to the next level with this FREE online genealogy conference, held each Friday in September: 30 live and pre-recorded webinars in all. Join live for all four Fridays or just one, and if you can't, we've... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Legacy News
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We all have them. Assumptions. They can be a big obstacle when we consider our genealogical research. On my recent trip to Salt Lake City, I went to my favorite local bookstore and picked up some cookbooks. One was a... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Legacy News
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There are over 200 lineage societies that exist today - more than the commonly known societies. Perhaps you have an ancestor that was accused of witchcraft? A founder of a town? A colonial tradesman? British royalty? There is a society... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Legacy News
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Every Friday we're pleased to offer Legacy Family Tree Webinar subscribers a new short ten minute or less TechZone video just for them! This Friday enjoy "1 Step to Faster Internet at Home" by Geoff Rasmussen. 1 Step to Faster... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2021 at Legacy News
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You've probably read online that the Family History Library in Salt Lake City re-opened July 6th. During the last year I’d been promising that as soon as the Library was open I was going to travel to Utah to research.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2021 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar by Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL, "That Scoundrel George" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Tracking a rascally ancestor through the records can be great... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2021 at Legacy News
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Tracking a rascally ancestor through the records can be great fun - and a great challenge. When every record he ever left appears to be a lie, where is the truth to be found? Test Your Webinar Connection To ensure... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2021 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's BCG webinar by Alison Hare, CG, "The Time of Cholera: A Case Study about Historical Context" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com/BCG for free for a limited time. Webinar Description London’s cholera epidemic of 1854... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2021 at Legacy News
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London’s cholera epidemic of 1854 is best known as the story of Dr. John Snow, the Broad Street water pump and a map. But who were the people who died? This session describes the discoveries made when a genealogist whose... Continue reading
Posted Jul 19, 2021 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar by Natalie Bodle, "Using Irish newspapers and other printed material" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Newspapers are a great source of information about our ancestors,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2021 at Legacy News
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Every Friday we're pleased to offer Legacy Family Tree Webinar subscribers a new short ten minute or less TechZone video just for them! This Friday enjoy "Should I worry if I don't see my surname listed in my DNA matches?"... Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2021 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar by Ellen Kowitt and Sunny Morton, "Jewish Resources on the Genealogy Giants" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Learn about Jewish record collections across Ancestry.com, FamilySearch,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2021 at Legacy News
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We have an important new update for our Legacy Family Tree 9 users (free) to download. It provides fixes to minor issues you have reported to us. So download the update to get the best Legacy ever! See the download... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2021 at Legacy News
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Newspapers are a great source of information about our ancestors, but how do we know what Irish newspapers are available and how can we access them? This webinar will include finding aids for newspapers to track down our Irish ancestors... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2021 at Legacy News
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Are you ready to get out of the house and do some research? I am and so I decided to make this a research summer. Fully vaccinated and with a stack of masks, I headed out on a road trip... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2021 at Legacy News
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Learn about Jewish record collections across Ancestry.com, FamilySearch, Findmypast and MyHeritage--and JewishGen! This comparative analysis tells you not only what records are where, but recommends best versions of similar record collections and additional tools on each site that are especially... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2021 at Legacy News
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Every Friday we're pleased to offer Legacy Family Tree Webinar members a new short ten minute or less TechZone video just for them! This Friday enjoy "Become Symbol Savvy: 3 Easy Ways" by Cheri Hudson Passey. Become Symbol Savvy: 3... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2021 at Legacy News
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Genealogists use a LOT of websites. And we all have assumptions about what certain websites can offer our research. However, researchers need to rethink their assumptions about the websites they use. That was brought home to me recently as I... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2021 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar by Paul Woodbury, "Grandpa’s Eyes and Grandma’s Hair: Tracing the Origin of Physical Traits with Genetic Genealogy" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description DNA is the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2021 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar by Cathie Sherwood, "Death is not the end - litigation remains: Exploring Australian wills and probate" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Wills, intestacy files, inventories,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2021 at Legacy News
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DNA is the underlying code for human life. Variations in this code result in the physical diversity observed between humans. While some physical traits are determined by just a few variations, many more are governed by several to hundreds of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2021 at Legacy News
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Wills, intestacy files, inventories, letters of administration and other probate records provide family historians with a wealth of information. In Australia, most of these records are held in archives in each state or at the Supreme Court registry. This presentation... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2021 at Legacy News
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If you remember from my lastpost, Starting Research: Analyzing a Diary, we were looking at how to analyze a diary to prepare for research. I suggested some things you may want to ask as you contemplate a diary analysis. Here's... Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2021 at Legacy News