Finding Genealogy News and Events within the United States
The following sites provide informational news items related to family history work. The list is presented in alphabetical order:
- Dear Myrtle Blog
- Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter - both RSS feed and delivery by e-mail is available
- Footnote Blog
- Genealogy Blog Finder
- Genealogy Gems
- Genealogy Insider by Diane Haddad (a Family Tree Magazine Blog) RSS feed available.
- Renee's Genealogy Blog
- The Ancestry Insider
- The Genealogy Guys Podcast
The following sites provide updated lists of family history events in the United States:
- EOGN's List of Upcoming Events - RSS feed is available.
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.