Tracing Your Roots in the Old Country: Episode 39

By Family Tree Editors
Get tips for using RootsMagic genealogy software to organize your family tree.

Tips for tracing your roots in the old country, including a crash course in German genealogy with Family Tree University instructor Jim Beidler.

Ep. 39: August 2011

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In this episode:


News from the Blogosphere with Diane Haddad

Is your family photo collection a mess? Learn how to enter Family Tree Magazine’s contest to win photo organizing supplies and advice.

Plus: Get the scoop on newly added international records on FamilySearch.org .


Top Tips: Heritage Organizations

Author Sunny Morton talks about fraternal ethnic organizations our ancestors belonged to, heritage-focused organizations you can join and more tips from her article “Culture Club” in the November 2011 issue.


Best Websites: Genlias

Sunny Morton returns to tell us about Genlias, a key website for genealogists researching Dutch ancestors.


Family Tree University Crash Course

Family Tree University Instructor Jim Beidler shares tips from his Find Your German Roots course.


The Publisher’s Desk with Allison Stacy

Allison chats with us about Family Tree University’s Summer 2011 Virtual Conference. Join us August 19-21, 2011, or check out the on-demand sessions available for purchase on Family Tree Shop.


Your Host: Lisa Louise Cooke

Lisa Louise Cooke

Listen to Lisa Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems and Genealogy: Family History Made Easy podcasts in iTunes and visit her website for great research ideas, podcast episodes and videos.

Have fun climbing your family tree!