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The recording of today's webinar, "Research Latin America Genealogical Resources on the Internet” by Daniel Horowitz is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description This webinar will refer to many genealogical and general... Continue reading
Posted 8 hours ago at Legacy News
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This webinar will refer to many genealogical and general resources, computer databases, cemeteries, immigration, and citizenship records available in countries like Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Costa Rica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, Venezuela, and the Caribbean. Daniel will... Continue reading
Posted yesterday 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. System Toolbar (Beginner) This is the first in a series that will cover all of the Legacy Toolbars (also... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Legacy News
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When we think of the pilgrims traveling to America, words like bravery and courage come to mind. But what about the words “love triangle” and “unrequited love”? Maybe that’s not the first thing you think of when the subject of... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Legacy News
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(Live webinar only - no recording will be available.) Civil law - as opposed to common law - is a legal system that governs private relationships and interactions in most non-English speaking countries. Rooted in principles derived from ancient Roman... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Legacy News
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It's time for another skill challenge! Try to read the document below and then see if you can answer the questions. The answers will be posted Friday, September 20, 2019. click to enlarge 1. What type of document is this?... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Legacy News
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One thousand ways to find your ancestors. One thousand answers to "what should I learn today?" One thousand reasons to reschedule your dentist appointment. Join us on Friday, September 20, 2019 for FamilyTreeWebinars.com's 1,000th webinar. We'll recall the history, relive... 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 bonus webinar just for them! This Friday enjoy "How the Industrial Revolution Changed the World" by Kirsty Gray. How the Industrial Revolution Changed the World Starting in... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Legacy News
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The Missing Piece, the MyHeritage original documentary that had its world premiere this past weekend at MyHeritage LIVE in Amsterdam, is now publicly available. Watch the emotional and heartwarming documentary in its entirety here: The Missing Piece is a powerful... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Legacy News
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The recording of Wednesday's webinar, "Advanced DNA Techniques: Using Phasing to Test DNA Segments” by Blaine Bettinger is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Phasing is a tool used to separate your... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "TRIBAL QUEST: The Latest Expedition” by Golan Levi is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free. Webinar Description A team of MyHeritage employees ventured to Ecuador and Panama to document and preserve the family... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2019 at Legacy News
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MyHeritage LIVE 2019 in Amsterdam has concluded. To say that the future is bright at MyHeritage and its family history conferences would be an understatement. The second annual conference exceeded everyone's expectations, including mine. 450 people from 30 countries attended... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2019 at Legacy News
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Phasing is a tool used to separate your DNA into the DNA you received from Mom and the DNA you received from Dad. It requires a tested child and at least one tested parent. The benefit of phasing is that... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2019 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. Children's List Icon (Beginner) There is a shortcut icon to the Children's List (Edit Children) on the Family View... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2019 at Legacy News
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The recordings of the Reisinger Lecture series, a 6-class series taught by the Board for Certification of Genealogists and broadcast live last Friday from the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, are now online at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com/BCG. Taught by genealogy's... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2019 at Legacy News
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A team of MyHeritage employees ventured to Ecuador and Panama to document and preserve the family histories of tribal people as part of our pro bono project, Tribal Quest. Learn about the month they spent living among indigenous tribes and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2019 at Legacy News
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Have you considered doing something to celebrate Grandparents Day? National Grandparents Day is celebrated on the first Sunday after Labor Day and has three purposes: “To honor grandparents. To give grandparents an opportunity to show love for their children's children.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2019 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 "Successful Collateral and Cluster Searches" by Thomas MacEntee. Successful Collateral and Cluster Searches While you may think you’ve hit... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2019 at Legacy News
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The recording of Wednesday's webinar, "Combining DNA and Traditional Research - In-Depth Case Studies” by Michelle Leonard is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description DNA testing has exploded onto the genealogy scene... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2019 at Legacy News
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Great news! All 25 classes from this weekend's 2-day MyHeritage LIVE conference in Amsterdam will be live-streamed. You'll miss out on the canal tours, live entertainment, yummy meals and mingling with other genealogists, but you'll get to learn from the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2019 at Legacy News
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The recording of today's webinar, "Are you Lost? Using Maps, Gazetteers and Directories for British Isles Research” by Paul Milner is now available to view at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com for free for a limited time. Webinar Description Learn what maps, gazetteers and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2019 at Legacy News
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DNA testing has exploded onto the genealogy scene in recent years and is now one of the most important tools available to advance family tree research. In order to successfully use DNA testing for genealogy, however, it's essential to combine... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2019 at Legacy News
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We've tallied the numbers and made a list of the Top 10 FamilyTreeWebinars.com classes for August 2019! 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 Sep 3, 2019 at Legacy News
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Learn what maps, gazetteers and directories are available for researching your ancestors in the British Isles. Learn from examples how to make good use of these tools to find where your ancestors are, what they did, when, where, and why... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2019 at Legacy News
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5 year old Oyster Shucker, Lewis Hine photo, Library of Congress The first Monday in September marks Labor Day whose history is relevant to our genealogy. Poor work conditions, long hours, and child labor are issues our ancestors faced in... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2019 at Legacy News