Apr 23, 2018
The news includes:
- MyHeritage announced the expansion of DNA Quest, its pro
bono initiative to help adoptees and their birth families
through genetic testing. DNA Quest is extended worldwide, with the
deadline for applications being received through the end of April.
Learn more at http://dnaquest.org.
- Ancestry has announced that Margo Georgiadis, formerly of
Mattel, will become its new CEO on 10 May 2018.
- Findmypast has added a new collection, the England & Wales
Electoral Registers 1920. They have also begun beta testing of
their new world FindMyPast family tree. See https://www.findmypast.co.uk/worldtree
for more details.
- Drew shares updates from FamilySearch.
The Guys share some interviews with attendees at the 2018 Ohio
Genealogical Society Conference, held in Columbus, Ohio, on 11-14
Actionable Information You Can Use: Your new
challenge is to spend one hour going through the Library of
Congress Digital Collections at https://www.loc.gov/collections/
to locate items that can help you put your ancestral family into
historical context. Send your interesting finds to The Guys at
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