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MyHeritage looks back at 2018. MyHeritage (www.myheritage.com) has had a busy year in 2018, and has posted a summary of its achievements at ...

Major Upgrade to the MyHeritage Chromosome Browser for Better Exploration of DNA Matches

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FamilySearch has the largest collection of genealogical and historical records in the world and 5.8 billion of those are now searchable online.

New FamilySearch Tree Sync (beta) allows FamilySearch users to synchronize their family trees with MyHeritage

To view the records visit https://www.myheritage .com/research/category-2020/marriage-divorce

(MyHeritage will have a drop-box at the event for free shipping of samples to their laboratories).

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Introducing the DNA Match Review Page

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DNA Matches page (Click to zoom)

Example: Filtering by country to show only matches residing in Norway (click to zoom)

The conference will take place on the weekend of 2–4 November 2018 in Oslo, Norway and we'd love for you to attend.

We want to let you know that ALL of our 47 million military records from around the world are searchable for free on MyHeritage to mark 100 years since the ...

The GENES Blog: What's Coming from FamilySearch in 2018

MyHeritage DNA: Your Questions Answered

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Goodbye 2018… Welcome 2019!

The High Court (officially “The High Court of the Justiciary”) heard a great variety of cases, including all the more serious crimes but also repeat ...

... Advertiser * Tipperary Star * The Cork Evening Echo and our work on sourcing and finding gaps in the existing archive continues with the Limerick Leader ...

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The GENES Blog: MyHeritage updates DNA Matching tools

Introducing MyHeritage Surveys

Decennial indexes to the services of heirs in Scotland, commencing January 1, 1700--ending December 31, 1859

1910 United States Federal Census — Joe P McGraw

The team behind the new family history show Family Tree Live are delighted to announce the Society of Genealogists (SoG) as an Associate Sponsor of the ...

Left-Handedness: Genes or Chance?

I've read and heard many reasons why Ancestry won't add a chromosome browser - but I can't help feeling now that as a DNA site, it seems somewhat naked ...

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Accessing ...

Coflein, which is accessible at www.coflein.gov.uk, is the body's online database and Inventory of ancient and historical monuments, providing access to ...

The UK's Biggest Family History Show of 2018 is almost upon us. After last year's hugely successful event we are back and twice the size!

This was the first time the event had come north from Dublin, and the first major family history event I have ever attended back home in Northern Ireland.


Some good news for those of us who enjoyed the Back To Our Past venture in Northern Ireland earlier this year - it's heading back to Belfast again next year ...

... and if you contribute I will love you all even more than I do already and will shout your names from the Scottish hills for all eternity to hear! :)

The New Living DNA Test: A Review of My Results

It follows a very successful conference held at St John's College, Cambridge two years ago.

*Offer available until midnight on 4 January 2018 by following the links in this email only. For new customers only. Premium Annual Membership special offer ...

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In February, we released a new version of our popular Family Tree Builder software, completely rewriting the internal infrastructure to add support for very ...

(Original source: https://rcahmw.gov.uk/carto-cymru-the-wales-map-symposium- 2018-charting-the-seas/)

With a fresh new design and feel, the new look website gives users the opportunity to navigate through Forces War Records extensive database of military ...

MyHeritage Wraps Up Amazing First-Ever User Conference in Oslo

Content added in the last 30 days includes:

New Feature: Ethnicities Around the World

November 15, 2018, Ottawa, Ontario – As of January 1, 2019, 60 million pages of Canadian digital documentary heritage will be available at no charge to ...

The number of page views on The GENES Blog to date. Thanks to those who keep checking in, and rest assured, there's MUCH more to come!

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Crisanti also explicitly states, "[i]t will be at least 5-10 before we consider testing any mosquitoes with gene drive in the wild" (2018).

DNA developments and genetic genealogy

Applying multiple filters at once (click to zoom)

Plantations in Ulster, 1600-41 – A Collection of Documents, edited by R. J. Hunter

"Plug and Play" Genetics, Racial Migrations and Human History

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COMMENT: Note that historic data from 192.com for the years from 2002-2014 is available on FindmyPast via the UK Electoral Registers 2002-2014 collection at ...

The Future of Privacy Forum, along with leading consumer genetic and personal genomic testing companies 23andMe, Ancestry, Helix, MyHeritage, and Habit, ...

"Kindness" Gene Discovered - MyHeritage Blog

The society also advises that there are still a few places on other courses starting soon so get your skates on if you would like to book your place!

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... about archives in Oxford but if the answer you are looking for evades you, please contact OAC and we should be able to point you in the right direction.

This is a reminder that our next Irish Genealogy Essentials course is coming up soon and there are still places available. It is a 5-day course and runs ...

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What DNA testing kit companies are really doing with your data

For further details, please visit http://www.glasgowfamilydiscoveryday.com

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We will be adding more records to the names database throughout the First World War Centenary so please check back for updates.

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (28 August 2018), RootsTech is thrilled to announce the conference is expanding to international borders, beginning with the United ...

MyHeritage Step by Step Guide: How to Upload-Download DNA Files | DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

2019 is the centenary year for the first Dáil Eireann, the revolutionary Irish parliament which paved the way for the independence of the Irish Free State ...

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Two-Factor Authentication had been scheduled to be added to MyHeritage accounts in the July-August timeframe but following the breach and our June 4th ...

The Friends of Worcestershire Archives has launched a petition to try to save its archive service ...

Living DNA, the global consumer genetics company, has today publicly previewed its new 'Family Networks' platform for the first time – set to be the most ...

The GENES Blog: New social media channels for local APG chapter

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For more on the story visit https://blog.nationalarchives.gov.uk/blog /feedback-form-research-guides/.

For a breakdown of the new additions, please visit Christina Hunt's blog at https://astheywere.blogspot .com/2019/01/additional-files-to-igp-archives.html.

Meet the MyHeritage Science Team

From the Guild of One-Name Studies (https://one-name.org), news of a forthcoming webinar on August 21st 2018:

Paul McCotter on the O'Mahony surname; Dr. Maurice Gleeson on genetic genealogy; Ned Kelly on the Inauguration Stone of Mac Aonghusa;

We started the meeting with a lengthy briefing about the Prisons Memory Archive project, which deals with the legacy of imprisonment at two major Northern ...

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... for the event are directly available at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/history-of-women-religious-of-britain-and-ireland-conference-tickets-44845532194 ...

Fermanagh is the fifth county based guide in the Researching Your Ancestors in the North of Ireland book series produced by the society.

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Miscellaneous https://www.pinterest.com/chrismpaton/miscellaneous/

TheGenealogist has added over 500 further editions of the weekly publication The Illustrated London News to their Newspaper and Magazine collection.