Occupation Records: Post Office Appointment Books | Ancestry

Tony, why is the Post Office history so important? Oh we all love the Post Office don’t we? The Post Office is like the doctor it is one of the central parts of our community. If you think about what the Post Office has done for hundreds of years it has allowed us to communicate […]

Celia Heritage’s family history brick wall tips

Okay this is Celia Heritage who is a professional genealogist and author and teacher and we would like to talk to you about death records. Well Death Records are some of the most enlightening records for your family history whereas records such as census returns and birth and marriage records they are going to give […]

How to Use Google Translate App for Genealogy – App Review

Welcome back to another episode on Genealogy TV. Today I am doing another “App For That” segment this is a little review of the Google Translate app. If you don’t have it on your phone you should, especially if you’re doing records if you’re looking in the archives for records from overseas. Now I’m going […]

THE LION KING FAMILY TREE | Part 4

Salut tout le monde, c’est Slothastic et bienvenu dans cette nouvelle vidéo! Vous avez été beaucoup à me demander une partie 4 de ‘The Lion King Family Tree’ et pour Noël j’ai décidé de vous faire plaisir en vous présentant The Lion King Family Tree partie 4 Rocco reconnaît en Myst la princesse perdue du […]

Using the Card Catalogue | Ancestry

If finding a particular ancestor feels like searching for a needle in a haystack just imagine being able to remove most of the hay. That is what using the card catalogue does, letting you pinpoint the records they are likely to appear in before starting your search. You can use the card catalogue to narrow […]

Celebrate Mom and All You Share | Ancestry

We share share the face, she looks like me and I look like her. She’s quite outgoing and she likes to let everyone know she’s around so maybe I have a little bit of that. I’m just like my mom, same nose, same face, you know. She passed a couple years ago but I miss […]

How to Share AncestryDNA Test Results (Why Share DNA Test Results)

Hey today we’re going to talk about how and why you should share your ancestry DNA test results with someone else. We’re gonna jump into that in just a moment but if this is your first time here my name is Connie Knox I am a lifelong genealogist here to help you go further faster […]

FINDING YOUR ROOTS | Season 4 Official Teaser Trailer | PBS

Henry Lewis Gates: Every family has family stories. This is your full family tree. Amy Schumer: Wait stop, is this a joke? Lupita Nyong’o: No! William H. Macy: I got a chill. VO: Henry Lewis Gates helps them discover a past they never knew. Scarlett Johansson: I promised myself I wouldn’t cry. Ted Danson: I’m […]

‘Skeletons out of the cupboard’ an open data idea by Kerry Raymond

Hi, I’m Kerry Raymond and I’m here to try and get some skeletons out of the cupboard. What skeletons am I talking about? I’m talking about the Birth Deaths and Marriage Registers of Queensland from the Nineteenth Century. Now the great thing about the people of the Nineteenth Century is they’re all dead. So that […]