Source-a-Thon Hangouts

Categories: Source-a-Thon


To celebrate Family History Month, WikiTree is holding the its second annual Source-a-Thon 30 September - 2 October. We will be hosting Google Hangouts throughout the Source-a-Thon to announce prize winners, give progress updates, etc.

The following is the Google Hangout/prize schedule. Hangouts are essentially live YouTube videos. Click on the link below to view it. You can participate by adding comments.

To convert to your time zone, see The Time Zone Converter.

Also see "here" for prize awards.


Contents

Saturday, September 30

Hangout Schedule

  • Midnight (EDT) Kickoff watch Eowyn, Mags, Julie
  • 3 AM (EDT) watch Eowyn, Robynne Lozier
  • 6 AM (EDT) watch Eowyn, Bonnie Saunders
  • 9 AM (EDT) watch Eowyn, Mags, Julie, Neil McNicol
  • Noon (EDT) watch Eowyn, Mags, Julie
  • 3 PM (EDT) watch Eowyn, Julie
  • 6 PM (EDT) watch Eowyn, Mags, Julie
  • 9 PM (EDT) watch Eowyn, Mags, Julie, Neil McNicol

Prizes Available

  • Annual MyHeritage membership which includes both Data and PremiumPlus site subscription ($250)
  • Annual World Explorer individual memberships to Ancestry ($300)
  • Annual Newspapers.com Basic subscription ($90)
  • AncestryDNA kit courtesy of Lance Martin ($99)
  • MyHeritage DNA Kit ($79)
  • Complimentary course of your choice from the National Institute of Genealogical Studies ($89)
  • Evidence! Citation & Analysis for the Family Historian, by Elizabeth Shown Mills courtesy of Ed Williams
  • Choice of (1) rhinestone or denim shirt and (1) printed shirt from GeneaCreations.com
  • Legacy Family Tree 9.0 Deluxe software
  • Evidentia Software
  • Emma's Family Treasures' gift certificate which includes the option of ONE of the following: one hour of genealogical research OR one hour of document transcription or French document translation OR one hour of biobuilding work on WikiTree on your profiles of choice (this includes sourcing and biography work)
  • Discovery Plan OR DNA Discovery Plan from Legacy Tree Genealogists (see prizes page for detailed description)
  • Kottal Genealogy is offering two hours of genealogical research in Danish records (2)
  • Surname Society Bundle (see here for specifics)
  • Two tree-themed hand knit wash cloths and a bar of handmade peppermint head-to-toe soap (courtesy of Abby Glann)
  • Graphic T-shirt (courtesy of Charlotte Shockey)
  • Custom Family or personalized "Tree of Life" pendant (courtesy of Mel Lambert)
  • 6 X 6 Black and White painting (courtesy of Summer Orman)

Sunday, October 1

Hangout Schedule

  • Midnight (EDT) watch Eowyn, Julie, Mags
  • 3 AM (EDT) watch Eowyn, Mags
  • 6 AM (EDT) watch Julie, Bonnie Saunders
  • 9 AM (EDT) watchEowyn,Mags, Julie, Neil McNicol
  • Noon (EDT) watchEowyn, Mags, Julie
  • 3 PM (EDT) watchEowyn, Mags, Julie
  • 6 PM (EDT) watchEowyn, Mags, Julie
  • 9 PM (EDT) watch Mags, Julie, Neil McNicol

Prizes Available

  • Annual MyHeritage membership which includes both Data and PremiumPlus site subscription ($250)
  • 12-month premium subscription to Find My Past ($239)
  • Annual Fold3.com subscription ($80)
  • MyHeritage DNA Kit ($79)
  • Grandma's Genes Boutique Package (DNA test + Analysis) ($400)
  • Complimentary course of your choice from the National Institute of Genealogical Studies ($89)
  • Evidence! Citation & Analysis for the Family Historian, by Elizabeth Shown Mills courtesy of Ed Williams
  • $50 gift certificate for a Family ChartMasters chart and a set of Zap The Grandma Gap eBooks
  • RootsMagic full version
  • Emma's Family Treasures' gift certificate which includes the option of ONE of the following: one hour of genealogical research OR one hour of document transcription or French document translation OR one hour of biobuilding work on WikiTree on your profiles of choice (this includes sourcing and biography work)
  • Kottal Genealogy is offering two hours of genealogical research in Danish records (2)
  • Embroidered shirt (courtesy of Keith Hathaway) (winner can collaborate on the design for the shirt)
  • Pumpkin Pie Spice and Sultan's Blend, Mediterranean Dreams Sun-Dried Tomato Basil Dip and recipes on how to use them courtesy of (Laura Bozzay)
  • "Tree of Antiquity" custom made journal (courtesy of Susan Yarbrough)
  • Set of homemade cards (courtesy of Shannon Thomas)
  • 6 X 6 Black and White painting (courtesy of Summer Orman)

Monday, October 2

Hangout Schedule

  • Midnight (EDT) watch Eowyn, Julie, Mags
  • 3 AM (EDT) watch Eowyn, Mags
  • 6 AM (EDT) watch Eowyn, Julie
  • 9 AM (EDT) watchEowyn, Mags, Julie, Neil McNicol
  • Noon (EDT) watch Eowyn, Mags, Julie
  • 3 PM (EDT) watch Eowyn, Mags, Julie
  • 6 PM (EDT) watch Eowyn,Mags,Julie
  • 9 PM (EDT) watch Eowyn, Mags, Julie, Neil McNicol
  • Midnight Wrap-up (EDT) watch Eowyn, Mags, Julie

Prizes Available

  • Annual MyHeritage membership which includes both Data and PremiumPlus site subscription ($250)
  • Annual World Explorer individual memberships to Ancestry ($300)
  • 12-month premium subscription to Find My Past ($239)
  • Annual membership to Family Tree Webinars ($50)
  • MyHeritage DNA Kit ($79)
  • Nine courses from the National Institute of Genealogical Studies ($1000)
  • Evidence! Citation & Analysis for the Family Historian, by Elizabeth Shown Mills courtesy of Ed Williams
  • Evidentia Software
  • Emma's Family Treasures' gift certificate which includes the option of ONE of the following: one hour of genealogical research OR one hour of document transcription or French document translation OR one hour of biobuilding work on WikiTree on your profiles of choice (this includes sourcing and biography work)
  • Kottal Genealogy is offering two hours of genealogical research in Danish records
  • £200 voucher for British research courtesy of Family Wise Limited
  • Hearth Snowman (courtesy of Bob Keniston)
  • Tree of Life necklace (courtesy of Xathena Carter)
  • A collection of recipes from her cookbooks (courtesy of Lisa Murphy)
  • A copy of her book Lady Gwendolyn (courtesy of Karen Hoy)
  • A photograph of the winner's choice from her Etsy store (courtesy of Alicia Dunavan)


This page was last modified 23:21, 1 October 2017. This page has been accessed 6,093 times.