Family History Freebies: Episode 61

By Family Tree Editors
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This month’s theme is Family History Freebies. Learn about some free family history tools, Heritage Quest, and how to become a FamilySearch.org Power User.

Ep. 61: June 2013

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In this episode:


News from the Blogosphere with Diane Haddad

Listen as Diane shares some of her favorite money-saving genealogy resources.


Top Tips: Free Genealogy Tools

Allison interviews Lisa about her article “41 Free Family History Tools” article from the May/June 2013 issue of the magazine.


101 Best Websites: HeritageQuest

Genealogy author and instructor Gena Philibert Ortega takes us on a tour of the HeritageQuest Online website by ProQuest. The website is available for free from many public libraries across the country, and also (depending on the library) from home through the use of your library card.


Family Tree University: Become a FamilySearch.org Power User

Online Editor Tyler Moss joins Lisa to provide tips for getting the most from the free website FamilySearch.org from the “Become a FamilySearch Power User” course.


The Publisher’s Desk with Allison Dolan

This month, Allison recommends the Ultimate Collection: Best Free Genealogy Websites.


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!