Apr 2, 2018
The news includes:
- RootsMagic releases Personal Historian 3.
- MyHeritage added 27.1 million historical records to SuperSearch
in March, bringing the total to 8.96 billion.
- MyHeritage adds a new Pedigree View feature for family
- MyHeritage has made improvements to its new One-to-Many
- Two new features have been added to the MyHeritage mobile app:
Inbox and Scanner.
- MyHeritage announced customer support 24/7 by both phone and
- Findmypast announced the release of Ireland Tontines Annuities,
1766-1788, Church of Ireland Histories & Reference Guides,
Armagh Records & Registers, Antrim Histories & Reference
Guides, and Dublin Registers & Records.
- Drew shares updates from FamilySearch.
Listener email includes:
- Peggy shares information about Book Collector by CLZ at
- Ryan shares information about a free open-source tool called
Tropy at https://tropy.org/. It
allows you to organize and describe photographs of research
material. The Guys seek feedback from listeners.
- Richard reports in a follow-up on his grandmother’s mysterious
first cousin and all the subsequent research paths he has
- Kristopher shares his research in New Jersey about his
grandparents, and how he has pieced together research in a number
of interesting records.
Actionable Information You Can Use
George debunks the myth that Irish census records were all lost.
He presents information about the availability of digitized Irish
Census records. The National Archives of Ireland at http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/
is a resource for surviving census records. MyHeritage provides
access to the 1901 and 1911 census records. FamilySearch provide
searchable images from the fragments of the 1821-1851 census
records. George discusses what is available on the 1901 census
Drew reviews Alistair Moffat’s book, Britain: A Genetic
Drew also discusses GEDmatch, how to upload data, and the new
Genesis facility at https://genesis.gedmatch.com
that allows upload of all the testing services’ results.
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