Rootstech Live Saturday

Saturday is the last day of the Rootstech Conference. some of the video from the Innovator Day on Wednesday and Thursday’s Keynote have appeared on the FamilySearch YouTube channel but not on the Rootstech website. I would imagine that is to preserve bandwidth for the live stream. These are Saturday’s live sessions: 10:30 a.m. – …

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Rootstech Live Friday

Hope you have enjoyed the Thursday sessions at Rootstech. If you missed any of them, they will be available soon. These are the sessions that are going to be live on Friday (times eastern): 10:30 a.m. – 12 noon – Friday General Session has two sets of speakers. First is Josh and Naomi Davis (AKA …

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Rootstech Live Thursday

Rootstech will have some sessions live on the internet from Thursday to Saturday. Those will be on their homepage. Also if you can’t view those session live they usually are available the next day and until next year. These are the online sessions for Thursday (times eastern): 10:30 a.m.-12 noon – General Session – First, …

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Rootstech 2016 Online Sessions

Rootstech has announced the sessions that they will have online for free next week. This link will tell you what those are and the times. Remember the listed times are Mountain Time and you would add 2 hours for Eastern Time and subtract one hour for Pacific time, etc. I already have Thursday to Saturday …

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New Newspapers Added to Fulton History

Fulton History has added more newspapers to the millions of newspaper pages that were already on the website. Now there are over 34 million newspaper pages. Originally all newspapers were from New York State. For this last update there are many newspapers from New York State including Rochester’s Democrat & Chronicle and the Ontario Repository and …

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2015 Year in Review

This is not only a review of 2015 but it is also the 1000th post on this blog. There were three genealogy TV series running in 2015 and for each I tried to give a preview of the episodes. Sometimes that is easy as there are press releases. I always try to find something different …

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Veteran’s Day

Today is Veteran’s Day. Time to give a big Thank You to all those that serviced in the US military. Ancestry.com is offering free military records today. I found a new record on Ancestry of my grandfather’s step-brother, Homer Halsey. This was the first military record that I have seen that gives his parent’s names. …

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