Have you signed up to be apart of the Worldwide Indexing Event happening October 20th to the 22nd? The goal is to make more historical records searchable online for people for free. Last year over 10,000,000 records got indexed, with over 115, 000 volunteers, can we beat those numbers this year? I hope we can, if you haven’t signed up or want to know more about it there is still time, click the link for more information Familysearch.org
Want to get started with Latin research? Well the BlackProGen LIVE panelist will be discussing tips, resources, and more on how to do just that.
The broadcast will take place: Tomorrow Night!
9pm Eastern (New York)
8pm Central (Chicago)
7pm Mountain (Denver, Salt Lake City)
6pm Pacific (Los Angeles)
Did you miss BlackProGen LIVE episode 43? Don’t worry check out the video below.
“Doing the research is great, but making sure your efforts live on for generations is just as important. Join us as we discuss ways you can showcase all your hard work by leaving your mark online.”
Fellow genealogist and host of BlackProGen LIVE, Nicka Smith gives us some tips on How to Trace Your Ancestors as Slaves.
Did you miss BlackProGen LIVE episode 40? Well, don’t worry check out the video below to see what you missed.
Were you waiting for the DNA test to go on sale? Well you are in luck, the DNA kit from ancestry.com is on sale for $69.00 until Aug. 15th. Visit Ancestry.com for more information.
If you haven’t seen the trailer for the fourth season of Finding Your Roots, premiering Oct. 3. Check out the video below.
Tonight be sure to tune into BlackProGen LIVE! Tonight to learn about resources, tips, tricks, and more when it comes Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, and Ohio.
Here’s a little genealogy humor to start off a great week!
Some of my fellow BlackProGen Live members are at the Midwest African American Genealogy Institue aka MAAGI. Check out the webisode below.