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The recording of today's webinar by Diahan Southard, "Your Questions Answered LIVE—More DNA with Diahan" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Now’s your chance to ask your tech questions and your... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Legacy News
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Who doesn't like a good crossword puzzle? Combine that with genealogy and you've got a fun, quick activity to pass the time. Click here to print the crossword with the clues. The answers are found at the bottom of the... Continue reading
Posted 2 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 "Easy Personal Book Catalogs with GoodReads" by Gena Philibert-Ortega. Easy Personal Book Catalogs with... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Legacy News
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Remember Mary Ann Brown Patten? In my last post, Mary Ann Patten: A Case Study I told you a little but about her amazing life and the beginning of my research into her life. I started with an online survey... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar by Lisa Alzo, "Timesaving Apps for Busy Genealogists" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description “So many ancestors; so little time.” If you find yourself repeating this... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar by the Board for Certification of Genealogists and Teresa Steinkamp McMillin, CG, "Discover the Holdings of German Archives" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com/BCG for free for a limited time. Webinar Description German archives... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Legacy News
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“So many ancestors; so little time.” If you find yourself repeating this mantra, come learn about the best timesaving apps and tools to help you get a handle on those backed-up research or photo-scanning projects, society meetings and conferences, and... 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. Tags and Hashtags (Intermediate) One of the most frequent questions we get on the Legacy User Group on Facebook... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Legacy News
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We have another great addition to the members-only webinar library. This class taught by Andrew Kane at the annual conference of Genetic Genealogy Ireland, is now available for viewing. Webinar Description Getting your DNA results can be daunting for the... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Legacy News
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Great news for those with Greek roots! Three new important Greek record collections have just been published at MyHeritage: Greece, Electoral Rolls (1863–1924) Corfu Vital Records (1841–1932) Sparta Marriages (1835–1935) and comprise 1.8 million historical records. Click here to search... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Legacy News
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German archives hold many records valuable for expanding our genealogical research. Church records not available digitally may be waiting in archives. State and local archives may contain emigration, court, tax, and other records to fill in our ancestor’s story. This... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar by Diahan Southard, "Your Questions Answered LIVE—DNA with Diahan" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Now’s your chance to ask your tech questions and your DNA... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2020 at Legacy News
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Mary Ann Brown Patten, Wikimedia Commons Mary Ann Brown Patten. She was born in Chelsea, Massachusetts on 6 April 1837. She married Joshua Patten in Boston on 1 April 1853 at the age of 16 years. She would have one... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2020 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 "DNA Testing of Artifacts and Family Heirlooms?" by Blaine Bettinger, Ph.D., J.D. DNA Testing... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2020 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar by Nicka Smith, "The Ultimate Family History Interview" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description One of the most important sources of genealogy information is oral history.... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2020 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar by James Beidler, "Leveraging MyHeritage's German Resources Effectively" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free. Webinar Description Researching German ancestors? Learn about the German historical records you can find on MyHeritage and how... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2020 at Legacy News
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One of the most important sources of genealogy information is oral history. Learn the tips, tricks, and more to get the most information from the family members you interview. Test Your Webinar Connection To ensure that your webinar connection is... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2020 at Legacy News
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Researching German ancestors? Learn about the German historical records you can find on MyHeritage and how to make the most of them. Test Your Webinar Connection To ensure that your webinar connection is ready to go, click here. Can't make... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2020 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar by Thomas MacEntee, "Your Questions Answered LIVE—Tech with Thomas" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Now’s your chance to ask your tech questions, your DNA questions,... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2020 at Legacy News
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Mobile apps help us do all sorts of things. I personally love how apps help us to make our research portable. Think about what apps you use for genealogy. They may include library apps, productivity apps, and genealogy apps. They... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2020 at Legacy News
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MyHeritage in Color, the new technology that has everyone talking, has some significant enhancements that were announced yesterday. Here's a portion of the announcement, but be sure to click to view the entire article to see how it has improved... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2020 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 "TechSmith Capture for Free and Easy Screenshots and Recordings" by Amie Bowser Tennant. TechSmith... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2020 at Legacy News
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We're now in the 6th week of home isolation during this current pandemic. We're not doing too bad - one kid has shaved his head and the cows have only escaped once - so nothing too dramatic here. But as... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2020 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar by Paul Woodbury, "Targeted Autosomal DNA Testing to Isolate Pertinent Genetic Cousins" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Genetic Genealogy may be helpful for overcoming your... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2020 at Legacy News
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The recording of tonight's webinar by Thomas MacEntee, "Smarter Search Strategies for Genealogy" is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description The majority of genealogists begin their research online and often become frustrated... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2020 at Legacy News