MoSGA's Winter 2016 newsletter is now available on the website here.
Catch up on all the latest happenings with the organization and Missouri genealogical interests!
I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving. I think I am still full from all the eating and fellowship.
Today there are some great bargains being offered for cyber Monday. Here are a few of my favorites"
Ancestry is offering 30% off their DNA testing. You can get it here.
Legacy Family Tree is offering 30% off on a year-long subscription to their webinars here. This is a great deal on over 400 different presentations on all aspects of genealogical research.
Family Tree Magazine has a deal offering 50% off plus an extra 10% off today site wide.
Flip-Pal mobile scanner also has a sale here.
Family Roots Publishing has a 20% off sale on all in stock items here.
|Photo is titled: Group of Unidentified Military Personnel, no date, #59-1105, |
courtesy of the Truman Library, Independence, MO
FindMyPast.com is opening it's vast collection of military records for four days in honor of Veterans Day. The collection includes over 70 million spanning the globe from 1760 through the 20th century.
You can enter as little information as you ancestor's last name into the search engine on the front page. Don't miss access to this great collection today (November 10th) through Sunday (November 13).
|Photo courtesy of Fold3.com|
Whether you are just starting out with researching your family history or are a long-time genealogist, it is often difficult to keep up with new technologies or methodologies in the field. There are many options to help. Both Family Search and Ancestry have blogs and provide free webinars to assist researchers in getting the most out of their efforts. Family Search webinars, numbering at least 75 at last count, can be found on the classes and webinars page here. Ancestry.com's options are listed under the Ancestry Academy, found here. Happy hunting!