Free Access To All Military Records On MyHeritage May 22-28, 2019. To help you learn more about your heroic ancestors and the sacrifices they made in service of their country, MyHeritage is offering free access to all of their military records in SuperSearch™, over 47 million records. The collections can be searched for FREE from May 22–28, 2019. Search their military records at www.myheritage.com/military-records for fascinating new information about your ancestors and relatives who served in the military.
Texas Institute of Genealogical Research.
The Texas Institute of Genealogical Research will be held June 9-14, 2019 at the Crowne Plaza Austin. In addition to a track focusing on Texas Research, coordinated by Kelvin Meyers, a second track will be coordinated by J. Mark Lowe and will focus on Southern Research. Online registration is available through June 5th. https://www.txsgs.org/2019-tigr/
Heritage Quest is not longer available through the Euless Library Web site
. More information is available on the Texas State Library and Archives Web site
The FamilySearch Digital Library
has been updated! Includes books from the Dallas Public Library, the Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research, the Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center
, the Arizona State Library,
the Southern History Department of the Birmingham Public Library,
the BYU Family History Library,
the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, the Midwest Genealogy Center of Mid-Continent Public Library, and more!
Blaine Bettinger's YouTube Channel.
Covers DNA topics
including the latest tools released by Ancestry and MyHeritage.
RootsTech Recorded Sessions Available for Viewing.
Recordings of selected sessions from RootsTech 2015 through 2019 are available for viewing at this link.
RootsTech Conference Notes (Syllabi) Available for Viewing/Download.
The notes from many of the presentations given at the recent RootsTech are now available for viewing and download at this link
Save The Date! Texas State Genealogical Society 2019 Family History Conference
, Friday, October 11 - Sunday, October 13, Omni Houston Westside, 13210 Katy Fwy, Houston, TX 77079. Registration information will be forthcoming.
Legacy Family Tree Webinars
has announced their schedule for 2019
. Some ar free; others require a subscription.
DNA Informed Consent Documents.
From the blog of Judy Russell, the Legal Genealogist, links to informed consent and beneficiary forms
drafted by Blaine Bettinger and Debbie Parker Wayne.
The project will include a virtual reality reconstruction of the building. It will also assemble a complete inventory of loss and survival from the fire and serve as a vital hub to present surviving records and substitute copies identified in archives and other repositories around the world.