Happenings Around the Genealogy Community:
- The Ancestor Hunt has complied 1,010 free online historical photo archives for the U.S.
- Check out the new searchable records FamilySearch added last month for several countries including England, Germany, the Netherlands, South Africa and many others.
- NEHGS is offering free access to all online databases until July 17. If you have ancestors from New England, don’t miss this opportunity!
- Family History Expos is presesnting an online virtual genealogy conference October 15-October 20. For details, visit their site.
- The Legal Genealogist, Judy Russell, wrote this week about copyright and the online photo.
- Got Dutch? Read up on the June issue of Dutch Genealogy News.
- Genea-Musings blogger, Randy Seaver, used WikiTree and other sites, to see if he’s related to Benjamin Franklin. Check out his post to see if he is. Are you?
Don’t forget to check GeneaWebinars and ConferenceKeeper for upcoming genealogy webinars, online meetings, hangouts and events.