Finding Genealogy News and Events within the United States

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==News==
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== News ==
The following sites provide informational news items related to family history work. The list is presented in alphabetical order:
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*[http://blog.dearmyrtle.com/ Dear Myrtle Blog]
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The following sites provide informational news items related to family history work. The list is presented in alphabetical order:  
*[http://blog.eogn.com/eastmans_online_genealogy/ Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter] - both RSS feed and delivery by e-mail is available
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*[http://blog.footnote.com/ Footnote Blog]
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*[http://blog.dearmyrtle.com/ Dear Myrtle Blog]  
*[http://blogfinder.genealogue.com/ Genealogy Blog Finder]
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*[http://blog.eogn.com/eastmans_online_genealogy/ Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter] - both RSS feed and delivery by e-mail is available  
*[http://genealogygems.tv/ Genealogy Gems]
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*[http://blog.footnote.com/ Footnote Blog]  
*[http://blog.familytreemagazine.com/insider/ Genealogy Insider] by Diane Haddad (a Family Tree Magazine Blog) RSS feed available.
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*[http://blogfinder.genealogue.com/ Genealogy Blog Finder]  
*[http://rzamor1.blogspot.com/ Renee's Genealogy Blog]
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*[http://genealogygems.tv/ Genealogy Gems]  
*[http://ancestryinsider.blogspot.com/ The Ancestry Insider]
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*[http://blog.familytreemagazine.com/insider/ Genealogy Insider] by Diane Haddad (a Family Tree Magazine Blog) RSS feed available.  
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*[http://rzamor1.blogspot.com/ Renee's Genealogy Blog]  
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*[http://ancestryinsider.blogspot.com/ The Ancestry Insider]  
 
*[http://www.genealogyguys.com/ The Genealogy Guys Podcast]
 
*[http://www.genealogyguys.com/ The Genealogy Guys Podcast]
  
== Events ==
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== Events ==
  
 
The following sites provide updated lists of family history events in the United States:  
 
The following sites provide updated lists of family history events in the United States:  
  
 
*[http://www.trumba.com/calendars/eogns_calendar EOGN's List of Upcoming Events] - RSS feed is available.
 
*[http://www.trumba.com/calendars/eogns_calendar EOGN's List of Upcoming Events] - RSS feed is available.
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== Genealogical Societies ==
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Genealogical societies also post news and events on their newsletters and Websites. Try these methods to locate societies:
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*Search Google for '''[place name -- such as a state or county] genealogical society'''.
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*Use the Place Search of the Family History Library Catalog to get a listing of topics for a place, then select '''Societies'''.
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*Visit the [http://usgenweb.org/ U.S. GenWeb] page for the state or county in question.

Revision as of 15:33, 9 January 2009

News

The following sites provide informational news items related to family history work. The list is presented in alphabetical order:

Events

The following sites provide updated lists of family history events in the United States:

Genealogical Societies

Genealogical societies also post news and events on their newsletters and Websites. Try these methods to locate societies:

  • Search Google for [place name -- such as a state or county] genealogical society.
  • Use the Place Search of the Family History Library Catalog to get a listing of topics for a place, then select Societies.
  • Visit the U.S. GenWeb page for the state or county in question.