Google My Maps can help you create a virtual tour of an ancestor's home. #genealogy #resources #ancestors
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Creating a Virtual Hometown Tour With Google My Maps

Ever wished you could visit the hometown of an ancestor but you don’t know if you’ll ever make it what if I told you you could create a virtual tour of your ancestral hometown using Google My Maps. In a previous post and video, Melissa Finley from Boundless Genealogy.com explained how to create a basic […]

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5 Tips for researching your southern ancestors #genealogy #usresearch #ancestors
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5 Tips For Finding Your Southern Ancestors

Do you need help finding your Southern Ancestors and want to learn how how to start climbing that tree? Follow these tips from Amy Carpenter, a young genealogist who specializes in Southern research. I spoke with Amy Carpenter, from Musings of a Young Genealogist and she shared 5 fantastic tips and strategies for finding your […]

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DNA Painting, Southern Genealogy, and more. #genealogy #education #youtube
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DNA Painting and More in the Genealogy Video Round-Up

This week’s genealogy video round-up features an explanation of what DNA painting is and how to use it in your genealogy research. Additional videos include tips on how to best utilize the 1860 US Census and solving a tough genealogy case. Let’s get started. Genealogy Research Videos Becoming a better researcher begins with knowing what […]

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How many small DNA segments are legitimate?

If you’ve looked at Family Tree DNA data, then you’ve seen that some of your matches have some small segments that are less than seven centimorgans. Ever wonder how many of these small segments could actually be matches? The Small DNA Segment Debate There’s some debate on them.  Some people see them and they think […]

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Make Plans to Attend the A Summer of DNA eConference

Genetic genealogy can be confusing but there are a number of tools and strategies that can help us make more sense of it all. Sponsored by MyHeritage, all registrants have a chance to WIN one of 4 DNA kits and other door prizes. This conference will discuss the new Theory of Family Relativity tool from […]

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5 Tips for Maximizing use of the Internet Archives #archives #genealogy #research
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5 Tips For Maximizing Use of the Internet Archives

Do you like to do research in your home and perhaps in your pajamas fantastic? Then you will want to use these tips when researching on the Internet Archive!!! I interviewed popular speaker, Dan Earl, known as The Family History Guy on Twitter, and found out his five best tips for using Internet Archives to […]

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Internet Archives, Gedmatch and Gedcom, and more – Genealogy Video Roundup

This week’s genealogy video roundup includes tips for becoming a better genealogist, learning how to use GEDmatch to compare family trees, finding out what’s new on Ancestry.com and a few fun videos about the Battle of Iwo Jima and who would be King if George Washington didn’t decline the opportunity to reign.  What it doesn’t […]

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How to Compare Family Trees on GEDmatch #gedcom #gedmatch #genealogy
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Explore the GEDCOM tools on GEDmatch

Do you have a GEDCOM file on GEDmatch? If so, there are tree-matching tools that you can use to help you find other clues to help progress your genealogical research. Before we talk about the tools, first let’s make sure you know what a GEDCOM file is. GEDCOM stands GEnealogical Data COMmunication. It is a […]

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Spice up your next road trip with a little family history along the way. #roadtrip #familyhistory
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How to Add Family History to Your Next Road Trip

Are you planning a family road trip this summer? Melissa Finlay, from BoundlessGenealogy.com, shared how easy it is to add family history stops to your next road trip using Google My Maps. Add Family History Stops to Google My Maps You have probably used Google Maps to navigate your way to your destination or to […]

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Genealogy Video Roud-up 5 July 2019

Discover how to become a better genealogist, use Google My Maps to add family history to a road trip, and learn about the new features on Ancestry. All this and more in this week’s edition of the Genealogy Video Round-up Genetic Genealogy Videos Learn more about your genetic genealogy from the following videos. More genetic […]

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