MyHeritage Online Events for December & January

We’re wrapping up one other superb yr of free on-line occasions at MyHeritage — and on the point of launch the brand new one! In December and January, our choices will embrace a Q&A with our Family tree Professional Daniel Horowitz, an outline of the thrilling new collections MyHeritage has added not too long ago, classes highlighting unimaginable professional bono tasks just like the Picture Angel and the Eftychia Mission, and rather more. We will’t wait!

Right here’s what’s arising in December and January:

Fb Stay Periods

No advance registration is required for these classes: you’ll be able to be a part of them straight from our Facebook page. Merely go to the web page when the session is scheduled to begin, and look out for the dwell video broadcast on the high of the feed. We advocate following our Fb web page to get a notification after we go dwell. You’ll be capable to ask questions within the feedback, and the audio system will reply to them on the finish of the session.

Can’t make it to a dwell session? No worries — you’ll be able to nonetheless get pleasure from all recorded FB Stay classes in the Videos section of the MyHeritage Facebook page.

Wednesday, December 22, 8 A.M. EST

Subject: Uncovering My Ancestors’ Secret Jewish Previous

Speaker: Genie Milgrom

Description: Genie Milgrom is without doubt one of the stars within the new Heritage Journey Hub web site we not too long ago launched with Expedia. Hear firsthand how she uncovered the hidden Jewish previous of her ancestors dwelling within the shadow of the Spanish and Portuguese Inquisition — after which stumbled upon the secrets and techniques of the group they got here from in a small village on the border between Spain and Portugal.

Monday, December 27, 9 A.M. EST

Subject: Family tree Purpose Setting for the New 12 months

Speaker: Thomas Macentee

Description: With the approaching of a brand new yr, many people mirror on the previous yr. What did you got down to accomplish together with your family tree analysis? Did you succeed? Did you come up quick? Too typically we wallow in our regrets and focus solely on our failures. This coming yr, why not set affordable targets to advance and increase your loved ones historical past analysis? Discover ways to begin and full duties in these key areas of family tree analysis: group, workflow, data, methodology, schooling, and legacy.

Wednesday, December 29, 1 P.M. EST

Subject: Who’s in That Picture? Fixing Mysteries with the Picture Angel

Speaker: Kate Kelly

Description: Kate Kelly has an unimaginable pastime: she buys up previous pictures and tracks down the households they initially belonged to. Referred to as the “Picture Angel,” she’s reunited greater than 100 pictures with their households. Hear her story and study her methods for analyzing pictures and determining who’s featured in them.

Wednesday, January 5, 8 A.M. EST

Subject: Wills and How They Can Assist Kind Out Household Relationships

Speaker: Glynn Burrows

Description: Be part of Glynn Burrows of Norfolk Excursions for a deep dive right into a lesser-known, however nonetheless precious genealogical useful resource: wills. Learn the way wills can assist you determine household relationships and achieve new insights about your loved ones historical past.

Wednesday, January 12, 1 P.M. EST

Subject: The Eftychia Mission: Serving to Greek Adoptees Discover Their Delivery Households

Speaker: Linda Carol Trotter

Description: When Linda Carol Trotter found that her Greek start mom had been simply one in every of many younger ladies tricked into inserting their infants for adoption, she was decided to proper this historic mistaken. Hear her unimaginable story and study her nonprofit group that reunites Greek Adoptees with their start households.

Monday, January 17, 2 P.M. EST

Subject: Being the Dwelling Archivist

Speaker: Melissa Barker

Description: Melissa Barker is an archives supervisor and public historian — however like each genealogist, she is a house archivist, too. Come alongside as she explores the way to protect your treasured household paperwork and preserve them accessible and straightforward to seek out.

Monday, January 24, 9 A.M. EST

Subject: Getting the Most Out of a Census Document

Speaker: Thomas Macentee

Description: Census data are one of the crucial essential sorts of genealogical data, containing a wealth of knowledge it’s possible you’ll not discover in very important data and permitting you to trace your ancestors’ progress over time. Be part of Thomas Macentee for a deep dive into census data and be taught some ideas and tips for extracting as a lot data as doable from every document.

Monday, January 31, 9 A.M. EST

Subject: Utilizing Mapping Instruments to Analysis Your Ancestors

Speaker: Lisa Alzo

Description: Skilled genealogist and author Lisa Alzo will assist you to get to know your loved ones historical past from a geographic perspective utilizing mapping instruments, corresponding to MyHeritage’s PedigreeMap™.

Ask the Professional

The free Ask the Professional webinar collection is hosted by our Family tree Professional, Daniel Horowitz, each Thursday at 1 P.M. Every week Daniel focuses on a unique subject, from leveraging helpful MyHeritage options to looking the historic document collections, and invitations customers to ask questions and seek the advice of with him. Click here to register for upcoming Ask the Expert sessions.

As all the time, we sit up for having you be a part of us!

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