Discover Your Roots Hints: Family Tree Magazine Podcast Episode 86

By Family Tree Editors

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In this episode:

Your Host: Lisa Louise Cooke

Lisa’s newest book is available at Family Tree Shop: Turn Your iPad into a Genealogy Powerhouse.


News from the Blogosphere with Genealogy Insider Diane Haddad

Diane Haddad

Beginner Genealogy Tips: Where to Look for Great Ancestor Stories

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Top Tips: Discover Your Roots Hints

Diane shares hints from the new Discover Your Roots newsstand special issue

Mentioned in this segment:

The Genealogical Proof Standard

Digital Download issue: Discover Your Roots Summer 2015

Print issue: Discover Your Roots Summer 2015 

101 Best Websites: Instant Discoveries

Lisa talks with Aaron Godfrey, Director of Marketing at MyHeritage about Instant Discoveries.

Family Tree University: Getting Started in Genealogy

If you’re ready to get going on your family history, there’s an easy and awesome way to get started:  head over to Family Tree University to enroll in Lisa Alzo’s Discover Your Family Tree: Genealogy for the Absolute Beginner course,

From the Publisher’s Desk with Allison Dolan

Allison Dolan
Publisher Allison Dolan and Lisa discuss ideas for capturing your memories.

Family Tree Memory Keeper by Allison Dolan

This book features:

  • Dozens of fill-in pages to record all your essential family information.
  • Convenient paperback format for writing and photocopying pages.
  • Space for mounting photographs.
  • Maps to mark your family’s migration routes.
  • Tips for researching your family history.
  • A comprehensive list of additional resources.

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