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Family Tree Magazine Podcast

Family Tree Magazine Podcast

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The Family Tree Magazine Podcast comes to you monthly from the publishers of America's number one genealogy magazine. Each month, you'll hear from the editor for a sneak peek at what's coming up, news from the blogosphere, top tips from the current issue, the Best of Family Tree Magazine and much more.


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FTMP 107: Your Ancestors in the Great War

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, April 18, 2017


In this genealogy podcast episode, we talk about uncovering clues to finding your ancestors in the Great War - whether they fought or served in the military, or did their part back home.

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FTMP 106: Genealogy Websites

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, March 15, 2017


In this genealogy podcast episode, discover fabulous online resources for finding your family history and working with the ones you frequent.

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FTMP 105: African-American Genealogy Research

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, February 15, 2017


Trace your African-American ancestry with these genealogy research tips.

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FTMP 104: Plan for Genealogy Success in 2017

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, January 18, 2017


Kick off the year with these tips to formulate your plan for successful genealogy research.

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FTMP 103: U.S. State-Based Tips and Tools

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, December 15, 2016


Research your U.S. ancestors' state records.

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FTMP 102: Stepping into Your Ancestor's Shoes

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, November 16, 2016


Discover how you can reconstruct your ancestor's neighborhood and use social history as a window to seeing what their lives were like.

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FTMP 101: Cemeteries and Genealogy

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, October 19, 2016


Learn all about what cemetery records you can find and how they can benefit your genealogy research in this month's podcast.

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FTMP 100: Our 100th Episode

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, September 15, 2016


Celebrate our 100th podcast with us as we look back at several of our most memorable interviews. From special censuses to unusual surnames, these five interviews highlight the best genealogy research tips and resources available to genealogists.

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FTMP 99: 101 Best Genealogy Websites of 2016

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, August 15, 2016


Learn more about the 101 genealogy websites listed as Family Tree Magazine's best in 2016. Plus, learn why you're not finding your ancestors in online searches.

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FTMP 98: Organizing Your Genealogy

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, July 15, 2016


In this episode, your Family Tree Magazine editors, guests and podcast host Lisa Louise Cooke discuss resources for finding the military records of your ancestors, from the best websites to archival methods of military heirlooms.

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FTMP 97: Maximizing Military Records

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, June 16, 2016


In this episode, your Family Tree Magazine editors, guests and podcast host Lisa Louise Cooke discuss resources for finding the military records of your ancestors, from the best websites to archival methods of military heirlooms.

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FTMP 96: Tracing Hard to Find Ancestors

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, May 16, 2016


Get several genealogy tips for researching those hard-to-find ancestors with this month's podcast. Host Lisa Louise Cooke talks with David Fryxell, James M. Beidler, and the editors at Family Tree about researching your ancestors in newspaper archives, finding missing people in the census, analyzing your evidence to find gaps in your research, and other strategies for uncovering those sneaky ancestors.

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FTMP 95: Tracing Immigrant Ancestors

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, April 15, 2016


Get the best genealogy tools and apps for searching your ancestry online.

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FTMP 94: Online Genealogy Tools and Apps

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, March 15, 2016


Get the best genealogy tools and apps for searching your ancestry online.

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FTMP 93: Surnames and Genealogy

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, February 17, 2016


Get the best genealogy research tips and tools for searching your family's last names - from how to handle common surnames to making use of geographical data, and more!

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FTMP 92: Set Yourself up for Genealogy Success in 2016

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, January 20, 2016


Kick off the new year with organizational techniques and tips for ensuring you're adding the right ancestor to your family tree.

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FTMP 91: Cloud Computing

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, December 17, 2015


Discover how cloud computing can help you preserve and organize your genealogy research.

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FTMP 90: Brick Wall-Busting Strategies

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, November 17, 2015


Learn great family search tips and techniques for busting down those genealogy brick walls.

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FTMP 89: Organizing Your Genealogy

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, Oct 5, 2015


Learn great tips and research strategies for making the most of your trip to the courthouse.

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FTMP 88: Organizing Your Genealogy

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Sep 21, 2015


This episode is all about getting organized so you can quickly store and secure your genealogical findings and build your portfolio.

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FTMP 87: 101 Best Genealogy Websites of 2015

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, Aug 13, 2015


Get the scoop on the 101 best websites in genealogy, search strategies for maximizing your investigations and a look into the Unofficial Guide to FamilySearch.org with the August 2015 podcast.

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FTMP 86: Best Tips and Tools for Beginners

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Jul 17, 2015


In the July 2015 episode of the podcast, learn how to start searching for your family history with hints from Discover Your Roots, Instant Discoveries on MyHeritage, the Family Tree Memory Keeper by Allison Dolan and more.

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FTMP 85: Root Out Research Mistakes

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, Jun 16, 2015


In the June 2015 episode of the podcast, Host Lisa Louise Cooke interviews contributing editors Sunny Morton and Nancy Hendrickson for tips on how to keep your genealogy clean of errors. Plus, learn how to correct mistakes on Ancestry.com.

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FTMP 84: Archiving Family Photos

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, May 18, 2015


In the May 2015 episode of the podcast, Host Lisa Louise Cooke interviews the Family Curator, Denise May Levenick, for tips on photo organizing secrets, editor Diane Haddad offers 25 keepsake family photo projects and Lisa provides strategies for navigating the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Online Catalog.

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FTMP 83: Source Citations Made Easy

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, Apr 16, 2015


In the April 2015 episode of the podcast, Host Lisa Louise Cooke interviews guests about key strategies for creating simple source citations, including Shannon Combs Bennett, instructor of the course Source Citations for Regular People. Plus, Lisa walks through how to use WorldCat’s source documentation tool.

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FTMP 82: Mapping Mania

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Mar 16, 2015


In the March 2015 2015 episode of the podcast, Host Lisa Louise Cooke interviews guests about mapping strategies, websites to find and use old maps like HistoryGeo, David Rumsey and Google Earth, and the brand new Family Tree Historical Maps Book: Europe.

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FTMP 81: Online Genealogy Hints and Hacks

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, Feb 18, 2015


In the February 2015 episode of the podcast, Host Lisa Louise Cooke discusses online genealogy hints and hacks with the FTM editors, including tips for sites from Google to Facebook to FamilySearch.org.

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FTMP 80: The 15th Anniversary Episode

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Jan 16, 2015


In the 15th Anniversary episode of the podcast, Host Lisa Louise Cooke asks the editors and writers of Family Tree Magazine to reminisce about the past decade and a half in genealogy, and to speculate on the future of family history. Plus, enter the mega 15th Anniversary Sweepstakes!

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FTMP 79: The Genealogy Year in Review

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, December 16, 2014


This month’s theme is ‘The Genealogy Year in Review.’ We’ll discuss major genealogy news to happen in 2014, the best family history websites of 2014, and tips from the best webinars to take place this year. Plus, enter our Anniversary contest to win a great prize!

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FTMP 78: DNA and Your Genealogy

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, November 14, 2014


This month’s theme is DNA and Your Genealogy. Learn about how CeCe Moore conducts DNA research for the TV show “Finding Your Roots,” go inside Family Tree DNA with founder Bennett Greenspan, and get a crash course in genetic genealogy with expert Blaine Bettinger.

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FTMP 77: Haunting Ancestral Cemeteries

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, October 16, 2014


This month’s theme is Haunting Ancestral Cemeteries. Learn how to analyze ancestral tombstones, find obituaries online, and how to prepare and carry out a visit to the cemetery.

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FTMP 76: Your Genealogy Disaster Plan

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, September 16, 2014


This month’s theme is Your Genealogy Preparedness Plan. Learn how to backup your research digitally, archive your physical files and ensure the long-term preservation of your genealogy.

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FTMP 75: 101 Best Genealogy Websites 2015

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, August 13, 2014


In this month’s episode we discuss Family Tree Magazine’s list of Best Genealogy Websites for 2015. The list includes selections from Ancestry.com to Chronicling America to Evernote.

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FTMP 74: Ancestry.com Tips and Tricks

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, July 15, 2014


In this month’s episode, learn all about Ancestry.com. You’ll hear about the site’s recent attack from hackers, about the retirement of popular Ancestry.com services like MyFamily and Mundia, and about the Unofficial Guide to Ancestry.com book.

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FTMP 73: Tracing Your Military Ancestors

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, June 13, 2014


This month’s theme is Tracing Your Military Ancestors. Learn how to find info on your female veteran ancestors, what military records you can find on Fold3.com, how to find US military records and how to share your veteran ancestors’ story.

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FTMP 72: Family History Summer Travel

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, May 16, 2014


This month, prepare for your summer genealogy road trips and tours with the information in this episode, including what to pack, using your iPad for genealogy on the go, and the best apps for researching on the road. Episode sponsored by Family Tree Tours.

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FTMP 71: Saving Family Stories

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, Apr 15, 2014


This month, learn about the different tools available to help you record and preserve your family's story.

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FTMP 70: Genealogy Solutions

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Mar 14, 2014


This eposide, sponsored by Epigenealogy, is all about genealogy solutions. Learn the latest tips and tricks from the experts, including the Family Tree German Genealogy Guide, the Digital Public Library of American website, the Unpuzzling County Boundaries on demand webinar and the Family Tree Problem Solver.

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FTMP 69: High Tech Research Tools

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thurs, Feb 13, 2014


This, sponsored by Backblaze, is all about High Tech Research Tools. Learn about the massive databases on Ancestry.com, how to find 41 free family history tools, the upcoming web-centric issue, and Family Tree University's Winter 2014 Virtual Conference.

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FTMP 68: 175th Anniversary of Photography

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thurs, Jan 16, 2014


This episode's theme is the 175th Anniversary of Photography. Learn about photo editing and retouching for genealogists, cool photo features on sites like MyHeritage and FamilySearch.org, and hear about the history of photography from the Photo Detective herself, Maureen Taylor.

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FTMP 67: Home State for the Holidays

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tues, Dec 17, 2013


This episode's theme is State Sources. Learn about the best state websites for your genealogy, go inside the wealth of information at the Kentucky Historical Society and discover state crash courses at ShopFamilyTree.com.

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FTMP 66: Here's to Ethnic Heritage

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Nov 15, 2013


This episode's theme is Ethnic Heritage. Learn about your immigrant ancestors through church records, the National Archives of Norway, Czech and Slovak Genealogy courses and through ethnic value packs and eBooks.

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FTMP 65: 4 Ways to Celebrate Family History Month

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, Oct 15, 2013


This month's theme is Family History Month. Learn how to convert old home videos, organize your genealogy, and how to use the site Tribal Pages. Plus: New section in Family Tree Magazine!

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FTMP 64: Geography and Genealogy

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, Sept 17, 2013


This month's theme is Genealogy and Geography. Learn how to trace your ancestral village, money-saving resources for genealogists, and how to add "local flavor" to your genealogy. Plus: National Preparedness Month.

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FTMP 63: 101 Best Websites 2013

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, Aug 13, 2013


This month's theme is 101 Best Genealogy Websites 2013. Learn about some of this year's best websites, including the Newberry Library, FamilySearch.org, Ancestry.com and My Genealogy Hound. Plus: Become an Ancestry.com Power User.

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FTMP 62: Civil War Roots

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, Jul 16, 2013


This month's theme is Civil War Roots. Learn how to find your Gettysburg ancestors, honor the battlefield with a virtual visit, and learn to navigate the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System website.

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FTMP 61: Family History Freebies

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, June 14, 2013


This month's theme is Family History Freebies. Learn about some free family history tools, Heritage Quest, and how to become a FamilySearch.org Power User.

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FTMP 60: Overlooked and Underused Sources

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, May 20, 2013


This month, explore overlooked and underused sources with courthouse records, probate records and CyndisList.

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FTMP 59: History for Genealogists

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, Apr 16, 2013


This month, explore American history for genealogists with historic maps, social history tools and the Family Tree Magazine Top 40 Genealogy Blogs.

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FTMP 58: The Fruits of Female Ancestry

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, Mar 19, 2013


This month, dig into your female roots with the book From the Family Kitchen and Family Tree University's new Finding Female Ancestors course. Plus: Take a closer look at Ancestry.com

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FTMP 57: Heritage in Historical Photography

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Feb 25, 2013


Learn tips on historic photo identification and preservation from the Family Photo Detective, learn about the historical photograph identification site Dead Fred from founder Joe Bott, and explore a Family Tree University Power Course on photo restoration and preservation.

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FTMP 56: Explore Online Genealogy

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Jan 14, 2013


This month, explore genealogy online by learning about Google Books, WikiTree.com, Ancestry.com and the Ultimate Google for Genealogists Collection.

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FTMP 55: Family History for the Holidays

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Dec 14, 2012


This month, Celebrate the holidays by recording your family history. Learn quick tips for getting your genealogy on the bookshelf or take an online course on creating a heritage book. Plus, discover British records on FindMyPast.com.

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FTMP 54: Give Thanks for Your Genealogy

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Nov 16, 2012


This month, give thanks for your family by digitizing your genealogy. Learn tricks for scanning old pictures, discover how Facebook can house your family history, and get the details on digital photography essentials.

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FTMP 53: Halloween Heritage

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, Oct 17, 2012


This month, celebrate Halloween by diving into your heritage. Learn how to navigate a cemetery, tips and tricks for tombstones and the benefits of Find A Grave. Plus: An insider look at big acquisitions in the genealogy world.

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FTMP 52: Saving Sick Sources

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, Sep 13, 2012


This month, practice some preventative medicine with your family tree by guarding it from sick sources, learn what DNA tests can reveal about your genealogy and get the 411 on why you should be citing your sources. Plus: A breakdown of some new genealogy apps.

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FTMP 51: Genealogy on the Go

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Aug 20, 2012


Take your genealogy on the road with some great new mobile apps, learn tips and tricks for family history travel, and tour the top mobile websites of 2012 pulled straight from the brand new "101 Best Websites for Tracing Your Roots" list. Plus: How to win a free registration to the Fall Virtual Genealogy Conference.

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FTMP 50: Ancestors of the American Revolution

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, Jul 17, 2012


Celebrate The War of 1812 Bicentennial, get an update on the 1940 census, learn tips for Revolutionary War genealogy resources and how to search the Daughters of the American Revolution website. Plus: Secrets on how to find your immigrant ancestors.

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FTMP 49: Social History for Genealogists

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, Jun 27, 2012


Find out the best websites for putting your ancestors in historical context, get a taste of your family's food history, and learn tips and tricks for researching your ancestors in old newspapers. Plus: How to locate archived genealogy blog posts on any subject.

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FTMP 48: Land Records

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, May 17, 2012


Understanding the 1862 Homestead Act, using the Newberry Atlas of Historical Boundaries, and five confusing land record terms demystified. Plus: Why Facebook's new timeline has a silver lining for genealogists.

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FTMP 47: The 1940 US Census

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Sun, Apr 22, 2012


Learn all about the much-anticipated 1940 census release, including how to access the records and how to look up your family. Plus: online census search secrets, behind the scenes of Archives.com and social media's role in the census release.

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FTMP 46: Connecting with Living Relatives

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Mar 23, 2012


Finding living relatives, verifying data from online family trees, and an interview with Daniel Horowitz, Chief Genealogist at MyHeritage.com. Plus: Using Facebook to find out more about your ancestor's hometown.

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FTMP 45: Save the Social Security Death Index

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Feb 17, 2012


The campaign to save the Social Security Death Index, an interview with Mocavo's Chief Genealogist, a sneak peek at the Spring 2012 Virtual Conference, and an overview of Family Tree University's online genealogy education offerings. Plus: Learn how hashtags can make your next genealogy conference more fun...even if you're stuck at home.

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FTMP 44: Tools to Organize Your Research

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, Jan 24, 2012


Tips on organizing your family archive, a discussion of using Evernote to keep your genealogical research organized, and a sneak peek at the upcoming season of "Who Do You Think You Are?" Plus: Learn the one trick that will help you make new friends in the online genealogical community.

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FTMP 43: Unpuzzling Ancestral Names

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, Dec 22, 2011


Tips on naming conventions, a discussion of the Western States Historical Marriage Index, and news on brand-new courses for beginners at Family Tree University. Plus: Learn more about Google+, a new networking tool that's taken the online genealogy community by storm.

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FTMP 42: Sharing Your Family History

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Sat, Nov 19, 2011


Tips on how to get relatives to discuss family history, a discussion of the Historic American Cookbook Project, and news on the Genealogists for Families project at Kiva.com. Plus: Learn more about creating a family history book from Family Tree University's Nancy Hendrickson.

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FTMP 41: DNA Testing Tips

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Oct 19, 2011


Using autosomal DNA testing to solve family mysteries, planning a research trip to Salt Lake City, and an introduction to Kerry Scott, the newest member of the Family Tree Magazine staff. Plus: Learn more about land records from Family Tree University's Diana Crisman Smith.

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FTMP 40: Family History Publications

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Sep 26, 2011


Search secrets for online newspaper collections, a crash course in finding digitized old books on the web, and pointers for using the Periodical Source Index to find articles about your ancestry. Plus: A new source for US census records online.

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FTMP 39: Genealogy Around the World

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, Aug 16, 2011


Tips for tracing your roots in the old country, including a crash course in German genealogy with Family Tree University instructor Jim Beidler, benefits of heritage societies and an introduction to the Genlias website of Dutch records. Plus: Win photo organizing help and hear the latest FamilySearch news.

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FTMP 38: 101 Best Websites for 2011

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, Jul 14, 2011


Get acquainted with Family Tree Magazine's 101 Best Websites of 2011. David A. Fryxell points out some of his favorite resources, and Allison Stacy gives us the scoop on the Family Tree University Virtual Conference in August. Plus: Google Earth for Genealogists, online backup services and 1940 census enumeration districts.

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FTMP 37: Genealogy Research Trips

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Jun 20, 2011


Hit the road with Family Tree Magazine this summer -- the June episode of the podcast offers up advice for taking research trips and preserving your ancestors' souvenirs. Plus: Learn about our state research webinars and the Early American Roads and Trails website.

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FTMP 36: National Photo Month

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, May 12, 2011


It's all about photos this month, as host Lisa Louise Cooke explores Flickr, gets advice from Photo Detective Maureen A. Taylor and talks digital photography with Nancy Hendrickson. Plus: Tips on new deals at ShopFamilyTree.com, news from the blogosphere and advice for preserving digital images.

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FTMP 35: Civil War Research

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, Apr 14, 2011


April's episode is all about Civil War and military research. We chat with Michael Varhola, the author of Life in Civil War America, and Diana Crisman Smith, the instructor of Family Tree University's US Military Research class and the Civil War Research class. Plus: Tips on preserving military uniforms and details on how to enter our Civil War sweepstakes.

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FTMP 34: Cold Cases and Irish Research

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, Mar 15, 2011


Trying to find an ancestors whose case has gone cold? Lisa Alzo offers brick wall busting strategies from our March 2011 issue. We also dig into Irish resources, talk about source documentation and offer advice on digital photo preservation.

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FTMP 33: Black History Month

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, Jan 17, 2011


February is Black History Month, and this edititon of the podcast is chock full of great resources for African-American researchers. We've got a look at AfriGeneas.com, our African-American newspapers FTU course and some preservation projects focused on black history. Plus: An insider's look at the new season of "Who Do You Think You Are?"

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FTMP 32: New Year, New Tricks

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Jan 14, 2011


We'll show you how to get 2011 started on the right foot in this episode of the podcast. Along with a look at the new FamilySearch site and helpful web tool Evernote, we've got tips for using a research plan and ways you can make 2011 the year of the heirloom. Also: An inside look at the FTU course Organize Your Genealogy.

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FTMP 31: Preserving Memories

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Nov 17, 2010


Learn how to preserve your family's legacy in the December 2010 episode of our podcast! We offer tips for collecting family stories, preserving heirloom recipes and organizing your memories online. Plus: learn how to create a family history book at Family Tree University and news from the blog.

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FTMP 30: US Research

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Nov 12, 2010


US research is the focus of this episode, with the best websites for state research and the Washington State Digital Archive. Plus: tips for using US vital records from Family Tree University, news from FamilySearch and tips for organizing your heirlooms.

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FTMP 29: Ancestry.com and Footnote

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Oct 11, 2010


In this episode, we've got advice on tracing immigrant ancestors, news about Ancestry.com's acquisition of Footnote.com, Scots-Irish research tips and more. Plus: Overwhelmed with papers? Learn what to keep and what to trash in the Safe Keeping segment.

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FTMP 28: FamilySearch Beta

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Sep 17, 2010


In this episode of the podcast, we've got a roundup of portable scanners, advice on going green with your research and a look at the new FamilySearch Beta website. Plus: Digital Library of Georgia and advice for dealing with digital photos.

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FTMP 27: Finding Mr. Right

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Tue, Aug 17, 2010


Having trouble finding your family tree's Mr. Right? Helpful advice from Sharon DeBartolo Carmack will help you break down your brick wall, as will advice from Allison Stacy and Family Tree University. Plus: News from the blogosphere, Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness and our upcoming November 2010 issue.

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FTMP 26: Best Websites

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Jul 19, 2010


We talk about our list of Family Tree Magazine's 101 Best Websites for 2010, and give you links to some of the best preservation resources online. You'll meet the new intern, hear about the Family Tree Source Book and find out how to submit photos of your Civil War-era ancestors for our next book.

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FTMP 25: Happy Birthday

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Jun 7, 2010


We celebrate the podcast's second anniversary with tips for preserving your own legacy and heirlooms, plus a look at our next book, the Family Tree Pocket Reference. Daniel Horowitz gives us a tour of MyHeritage.com, and Lisa takes you inside her Reverse Genealogy class at Family Tree University.

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FTMP 24: Cemetery Central

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, May 14, 2010


We're hanging out in the cemetery this month, with previews of our latest book, Grave Humor, advice on doing tombstone rubbings and info on a great cemetery website. Also, Diane talks about the National Genealogical Society Conference, and Allison talks about upcoming Family Tree University courses.

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FTMP 23: New Book and Blogging Tips

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, Apr 14, 2010


Be the first to know about our new book, 101 Brick Wall Busters. Plus, you'll hear the latest "Who Do You Think You Are?" news, get an inside look at GenealogyGems.com, and find out about our new course for genealogy newbies. Plus, get tips for preserving heirloom quilts.

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FTMP 22: Census Extravaganza

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Mar 15, 2010


The March 2010 episode of our podcast is a census extravaganza to go along with our May 2010 issue. Editor Allison Stacy talks about the 2010 census and our back issues on CD, and Managing Editor Diane Haddad talks about the new hit NBC show "Who Do You Think You Are?" Take a tour of Footnote.com's interactive census records, and learn how to preserve your family Bible in Safe Keeping with Grace Dobush.

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FTMP 21: Genealogy Education and Preservation

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, Feb 17, 2010


Tune into the February 2010 episode of our podcast, which features tips on African-American genealogy, newspaper preservation and tips for getting your genealogy in shape. Editor Allison Stacy talks about genealogy education opportunities, and Managing Editor Diane Haddad talks about new resources for African-American research. And you can hear our new preservation segment, Safe Keeping with Grace Dobush.

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FTMP 20: 10 Years of Family Tree Magazine

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Jan 25, 2010


The January 2010 episode of our podcast is a celebration of Family Tree Magazine's 10th anniversary. Founder and contributing editor David Fryxell talks with us about the origins of Family Tree Magazine and shares some of the top tips from its pages over the last decade. Managing Editor Diane Haddad goes behind the scenes at Ancestry.com. And you can hear our latest segment, the Family Tree University Crash Course.

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FTMP 19: Gravestone Guffaws and Genealogy Gifts

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, Jan 13, 2010


Learn about our search for the funniest tombstone photos, and Diane Haddad tells you how you can submit captions for possible inclusion in our next book. Lisa talks with Illya D'Addezio about Live Roots, a website he founded. Grace Dobush talks about heirloom preservation, and Allison Stacy offers her picks for the best genealogy holiday gifts.

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FTMP 18: Footnote Interactive Census and Answers to DNA Questions

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, Nov 24, 2009


Diane Haddad gives you the inside scoop on Footnote's new interactive census collection, which will add 9.5 million documents to the website's collection. GeneTree product manager Dusty Rhoades and your host, Lisa Louise Cooke, discuss DNA facts and fiction, and Rhoades answers the most common questions about DNA services. We explore the Wisconsin Historical Society Library, and Rick Crume shares tips from his article "Clean Sweep."

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FTMP 17: Native American Ancestry, Find A Grave and the 40 Best Genealogy Blogs

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, Oct 21, 2009


The Genealogy Insider Diane Haddad tells you all about the first International Black Genealogy Summit, and Family Tree Magazine's quest to find the 40 best genealogy blogs. Searching for Native American roots? Jim Warren offers advice from his article in the November 2009 issue. We get a tour of FindAGrave.com from its founder, Jim Tipton, and we explore the East Tennessee History Center. Finally, Sharon DeBartolo Carmack offers nine tips for name searching that will help you avoid ancestral identity crises.

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FTMP 16: Finding Immigrant Ancestors Online, 101 Best Web Sites, Library of Congress

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Sep 25, 2009


Trying to track down immigrant ancestors online? In this episode, contributing editor Rick Crume talks about his article "Express Shipping" in the November 2009 issue of Family Tree Magazine, in which he offers four real-life examples of searches that work. We highlight one of our 101 Best Web Sites - HeritageQuest Online, and managing editor Diane Haddad talks about the most recent developments at Ancestry.com. In the Best of Family Tree Magazine segment, Allison Stacy sheds light on some of the common myths in genealogy, and in Library Spotlight, we show you what the Library of Congress has to offer.

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FTMP 15: 10th Anniversary, 101 Best Web Sites, Tombstones

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Aug 17, 2009


Your host Lisa Louisa Cooke jump starts this month's podcast by talking with Allison Stacy, publisher and editorial director, about Family Tree Magazine's 10th anniversary, as well as a sneak peak of the magazine's sleek redesign. Managing editor Diane Haddad discusses what's new with Ancestry.com and Footnote. The September 2009 issue is hot off the presses and it contains this year's 101 Best Web Sites, and contributing editor David Fryxell gives us the low down. The Indian River County Library is in the spotlight with an interview from librarian Pam Cooper, and contributing editor Sharon Carmack talks tombstones in the best of Family Tree Magazine.

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FTMP 14: Get Organized, Reverse Genealogy, Living History

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, Jul 22, 2009


This month's episode is jam-packed with genealogical goodies. Publisher/editorial director Allison Stacy leads you through organizing your genealogical life, while managing editor Diane Haddad serves up the latest news on Genealogy Wise. Top Tips on reverse genealogy are explained by Maureen A. Taylor. Lisa Louise Cooke chats with DeadFred's Joe Bott about reuniting orphaned photos. In a bonus segment, Lisa explores the genealogical bounty found at the Daughters of the American Revolution library. Also, explore living history with Nancy Hendrickson as she discusses the best of Family Tree Magazine.

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FTMP 13: Family Reunions, Heraldry, Swedish Research

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, Jun 10, 2009


Tune in for a host of ideas for advancing your genealogy this summer: In the Top Tips segment, author Sunny Morton shares advice for gathering family history during your family reunion. And before you go buy a "family crest" to show off at the reunion, listen to Lisa's conversation with Sharon DeBartolo Carmack about heraldry. Lisa and publisher/editorial director Allison Stacy also talk about genealogy events happening this summer where you can boost your research skills and meet the Family Tree Magazine staff. Those with Swedish roots will want to be sure to listen to the 101 Best Web Sites segment on Genline, a subscription Web site with digitized church records and other documents. And if you're stuck, learn about online services that help you find a researcher for hire.

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FTMP 12: Census Secrets

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, May 15, 2009


This episode highlights genealogists' favorite source: censuses. In our Top Tips segment, learn about "special censuses" of select groups that supplement the regular population schedules. Curt Witcher, department manager for the Historical Genealogy Department of the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne, Ind., talks about these overlooked records. Contributing editor David A. Fryxell shares some of his tips for using online census records in the Best of Family Tree Magazine segment. And publisher/editorial director Allison Stacy tells you about an upcoming opportunity to enhance your census research skills: the Online Census Secrets seminar in our new series of online workshops. Plus, hear the breaking news from the National Genealogical Society Conference in host Lisa Louise Cooke's interview with Genealogy Insider and managing editor Diane Haddad.

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FTMP 11: New Online Records

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, Apr 15, 2009


Family Tree Magazine Photo Detective Maureen A. Taylor talks with host Lisa Louise Cooke about historical hairstyles and what they can tell us about our ancestors. Debra Chatfield, marketing manager at FindMyPast, covers all the newest online records for tracing British ancestors. And Jim Beidler discusses economic history and its impact on our ancestors lives. Plus, learn about the latest online resources Genealogy Insider blogger Diane Haddad is following, as well as our new CD on European genealogy.

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FTMP 10: Best and Worst States for Genealogy

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, Mar 12, 2009


Irish roots, best and worst states for genealogy research, RootsMagic 4, the Family History Library and World Vital Records.

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FTMP 9: Budget Travel Tips and Photo Hints

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, Feb 12, 2009


Budget travel tips, Missouri Digital Heritage Initiative, Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, family photo hints and more.

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FTMP 8: Secrets to Search Library Catalogs

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Wed, Jan 14, 2009


Secrets for searching online library catalogs, historical newspapers on GenealogyBank, great ideas for tracing your roots in the new year, and our December contest winner.

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FTMP 7: Google and Oral History Hints

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Thu, Dec 18, 2008


Genealogy gifts, top tips for making the most of Google, hints for interviewing relatives over the holidays, genetic genealogy and family networking on GeneTree, plus our contest to win a GeneTree DNA test.

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FTMP 6: Civil War and New England Research Tools

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Nov 14, 2008


Top tips for researching on your lunch break, the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System Web site, and the New England Historic Genealogical Society Library.

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FTMP 5: Money Saving Genealogy Ideas

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Fri, Oct 10, 2008


Saving money in genealogy, "Facebook for the Deceased," black sheep ancestors, Geni.com and Houston's Clayton Library.

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FTMP 4: Online Military Records

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Oct 06, 2008


News from the 2008 Federation of Genealogical Societies conference, online military records, the Minnesota Historical Society Web site and an introduction to new features on the new FamilyTreeMagazine.com.

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FTMP 3: Genealogy Freebies, Research Mistakes to Avoid

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Oct 06, 2008


Participating in Family Tree Magazine, Ancestry.com's New Search, research mistakes to avoid, great genealogy freebies and the Perry-Castaneda online map archive.

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FTMP 2: 101 Best Web Sites for 2008

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Oct 06, 2008


Sneak peek at the September issue, news from the blogosphere, behind the scenes of our 101 Best Web Sites awards with David A. Fryxell, a look at WeRelate and genealogy "wikis," plus library spotlight: the Mid-Continent Public Library's new Midwest Genealogy Center.

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FTMP 1: Breaking Through Brick Walls

Author: Family Tree MagazineFTMpodcast@gmail.com (Family Tree Magazine)
Mon, Oct 06, 2008


Sneak peek at the July issue, State Research Guides, the Family Tree Kids! Web site, hints for connecting with distant cousins, strategies for breaking through brick walls, plus the WorldCat Web site.

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