September 2009 Podcast Show Notes
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In this episode:
Editor’s Desk with Allison Stacy
News from the Blogosphere: What's new at Ancestry.com
Top Tips: Express Shipping
101 Best Web Sites: HeritageQuest Online
Best of Family Tree Magazine:...
Trying to track down immigrant ancestors online? In this episode, contributing editor Rick Crume talks about his article “Express Shipping” in the November 2009 issue of <em>Family Tree Magazine</em>, in which he offers four real-life examples of searches that work. We highlight one of our 101 Best Websites—HeritageQuest Online, and managing editor Diane Haddad talks about the most recent developments at Ancestry.com. In the Best of <em>Family Tree Magazine</em> segment, Allison Stacy sheds light on some of the common myths in genealogy, and in Library Spotlight, we show you what the Library of Congress has to offer.</p>
The Editor’s Desk with Allison Stacy
News from the Blogosphere with Genealogy Insider Diane Haddad
101 Best Website for Tracing Your Roots HeritageQuest Onlineboasts the complete US census, the Periodical Source Index to genealogy publications, 24,000 history books and loads of other goodies for the genealogist.
Guest: Bill Forsyth, Director of Product Management atProQuest
Best of Family Tree Magazine: The Grandparents Trap
In today’s Best ofFamily Tree Magazinesegment, Allison Stacy sheds light on some of the common myths in genealogy! She draws from Lauren Gamber’s article “The Grandparents Trap” from the September 2004 special issue ofTrace Your Family Tree.