Year: 2019

16 Genealogy Videos to Watch This Week
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16 Genealogy Videos You Should Watch This Week

This week in genealogy video kicks off with the hot topic: GEDmatch and whether you should opt-in or opt-out of the Law Enforcement access database. I also found 15 more videos that you can enjoy during the next week. Other Genetic Genealogy Video About the MyHeritage DNA Health+Ancestry test – MyHeritage Genealogy Research Tip Videos […]

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Ohio Genealogical Society Conference 2019
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Building A Heritage Conference in Mason, Ohio

The 2019 Ohio Genealogical Society occurred at the Great Wolf Lodge and Convention Center in Mason, Ohio. Billed as the premier genealogy conference for the Mid-West, the event did not disappoint with its theme “Building a Heritage.” I had a blast attending the Ohio Genealogical Society in Mason, Ohio. From start to finish, the organizers […]

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Editorial

Beware the Deflating Genealogy Statistic

Be prepared. I’m going to scare you and depress you with a genealogy statistic. One that even professional genealogists can’t seem to overcome. It can haunt your sleep and make you dash under the covers, cancel your MyHeritage subscription, and never attempt another genealogical discovery ever again. By the way, this post comes three years […]

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Genealogy Video YouTube Roundup
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Genealogy Video Round Up 17 May 2019

Boy howdy this week has flown past as we put the final touches on writing our newest book, Downsizing with Family History in Mind. Thank goodness the weekend is upon us and we can binge watch about our family topic – FAMILY HISTORY!!! This post is a round-up of genealogy videos released this week on […]

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Genealogy Video YouTube Roundup
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Genealogy Video Round-Up ~ 10 May 2019

We discovered a few new genealogy YouTube channels. We’ve also corralled your favorite family history channel releases in one post. Grab your favorite treat and enjoy the learning!!! Genetic Genealogy Genetic genealogy takes quite a while to understand. Thankfully there are new videos every week to help us on our DNA discovery journey. How to […]

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Genealogy Video Round-Up ~ 3 May 2019

This week three new DNA videos, 6 genealogy research tips, and two webinars should fill your family history viewing education. Let’s get started! Genetic Genealogy Genetic genealogy takes quite a while to understand. Thankfully there are new videos every week to help us on our DNA discovery journey. Ancestry DNA Traits Reviewed! – DNA Family […]

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Personal History

Stop Thinking Nobody Cares About Your Family History

There is an internet meme that says, “Nobody cares about your story until you win.” The advice then is to go win. Although motivating to athletes or competitors, this adage is fasle and needs to be quashed by family historians. A sweet woman named Elizabeth who hailed from South Carolina, said “Why should I bother […]

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Genealogy Video Round Up – 26 April 2019

Have you watched the MOST SHOCKING DNA test result ever? Are you interested in finding activities to involve your children in family history? Genetic Genealogy Meet our friends Phil Garnett and his girlfriend Bambi! They’re surprised to learn something is wrong with their DNA tests but Andy explains why this should help you understand the […]

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Get The Right Help For Your Genealogy
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Genealogy 101

How not to ask for help with your research query?

Many folks involved in genealogy research love to help you with your reserach questions. However, there is a right way and a wrong way to ask for that help. The following is not it and I’ll explain why. “Hello, I have posted once before and no one responded. This is my second post. I am […]

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Win 3-Day Pass to Jamboree
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Win a 3-Day Pass to Genealogy Jamboree

The 50th Anniversary of Southern California’s Genealogy Jamboree is taking place May 31-June 1, 2019 in Burbank California and I want you to attend! The 50th Annual Genealogy Jamboree will again bring your nationally known speakers to keep you in touch with the latest developments in the field of genealogy. From coast to coast, from […]

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