101 Best Free Genealogy Websites of 2017: Family Tree Magazine Podcast Episode 112

By Lisa Louise Cooke


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Family Tree September Podcast Episode 112

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In This Episode

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  • News from the Blogosphere: Five Ways to Have the Best-Ever Virtual Genealogy Conference!
  • Top Tips: How to get the most out of the Virtual Conference
  • 101 Best Websites
  • Family Tree University Crash Course
  • Publisher’s Desk

Your Host: Lisa Louise Cooke

Listen to Lisa Louise Cooke’s podcast, The Genealogy Gems Podcast in iTunes and visit her website for great research ideas, podcast episodes and videos.

Allison Dolan

Publisher’s Desk with Allison Dolan

Allison tells us all about the new Family Tree Magazine website, where free genealogy content, the Genealogy Insider blog, Family Tree University, and the Shop Family Tree store all come together under one roof.


Top Tips

David FryxellThe 2017 list of 101 Best Websites for genealogy includes only sites that don’t charge a subscription or pay-per-view fee to access great genealogy content. Exploring this year’s list won’t cost you anything except electricity and internet access. List author Dave Fryxell joins Lisa for the big reveal. You’ll find all the websites Dave mentions here on the list: 101 Best Genealogy Websites of 2017




101 Best Websites

FreeUK Genealogy Site Engagement Coordinator, Denise Colbert, gives us a tour of the site and shares tips for getting the most out of this free resource.




Family Tree University Crash Course

Family Tree University Dean Vanessa Weiland discusses the video download “Using DAR.org to Research Early American Ancestors.” Visit the Daughters of the American Revolution website at https://www.dar.org/

Diane Haddad

News from the Blogosphere with Diane Haddad

The Genealogy Insider blog on the new Family Tree Magazine website.


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