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Build Your Family Tree with Genealogy

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Episodes

Free Genealogy Resources and Money-Saving Tips: Episode 145

1/20/2021
In this episode, we're bringing you some of our favorite free genealogy resources and money-saving tips so you can start your year off strong (without breaking the bank).

Duration:00:39:45

How to Handle Difficult or Uncomfortable Facts When Writing Family History: Episode 144

12/15/2020
Lisa interviews author Annette Gendler about how to address difficult or uncomfortable information when writing your family's history. Plus, tips from our DNA expert on how to persuade relatives to take a DNA test, as well as a closer look at the genealogy resources available at the State Library of Pennsylvania.

Duration:00:32:13

Researching Mayflower Connections – An Interview with Chris Child: Episode 143

11/17/2020
Author Chris Child joins Lisa to discuss strategies for discovering Mayflower ancestors. Plus, our DNA expert is back to talk about how to understand missing or unexpected matches.

Duration:00:50:19

Decoding Grave Symbols – An Interview with Joy Neighbors: Episode 142

10/19/2020
Author Joy Neighbors joins Lisa to talk about cemetery research and how you can use gravestone symbols to discover more about your ancestors. Plus, our DNA experts discusses testing deceased relatives and we explore strategies for success on Find a Grave.

Duration:00:41:13

Tips for Researching the 1940 Census: Episode 47

10/13/2020
In this episode, we're celebrating the release of the 1940 census with tips, websites and resources you can use in your research.

Duration:00:39:08

What Will Genealogy Look Like Post COVID-19?: Episode 141

9/15/2020
In this month’s episode, Lisa talks with genealogist and librarian Daniel Klein about how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected genealogy research and what genealogy will look like in the future.

Duration:00:37:36

Becoming a Professional Genealogist – An Interview with Diana Elder (AG) and Nicole Dyer: Episode 140

8/18/2020
Diana Elder (AG) and Nicole Dyer join Lisa to discuss the process of becoming a professional genealogist. Plus, how to organize your DNA matches and much more.

Duration:00:43:33

A Closer Look at NBC’s “Roots Less Traveled” – An Interview with Host Faruq Tauheed: Episode 139

7/15/2020
Lisa interviews Faruq Tauheed, host of the NBC TV series “Roots Less Traveled" about the show and his own genealogy journey. Plus, highlights from the 101 Best Websites for Genealogy and a look at the burgeoning market of health-focused DNA tests.

Duration:00:41:30

Simple Steps to Practical Genealogy – An Interview with Brian Sheffey: Episode 138

6/17/2020
Lisa interviews Brian Sheffey, author of the book Practical Genealogy: 50 Simple Steps to Research Your Diverse Family History. Listen for practical tips you can apply to your genealogy research, plus the latest edition of our 101 Best Websites for Genealogy and much more.

Duration:00:45:08

How to Capture Family Stories Before They’re Lost – An Interview with Rachael Rifkin: Episode 137

5/20/2020
Lisa talks with author Rachael Rifkin about preserving our family history before it's lost to time. Plus: great websites to help with your writing project and much more.

Duration:00:43:57

How DNA Tests Shape Our Idea of Family – An Interview with Libby Copeland: Episode 136

4/17/2020
Lisa interviews author Libby Copeland and discusses how consumer DNA tests are changing the way we think of family. Plus, free DNA websites and much more.

Duration:00:40:35

Unusual and Underused Records for Researching Female Ancestors: Episode 135

3/18/2020
Join Lisa and her guests as she discusses unusual and underused records for researching your female ancestors. Plus: Dutch genealogy websites, genetic communities, and a few great genealogy accounts to follow on social media.

Duration:00:43:07

How to Research Enslaved Ancestors: Episode 134

2/19/2020
This month, Lisa is joined by contributing editor Sunny Morton to discuss key strategies for researching enslaved African American ancestors.

Duration:00:36:00

Timeless Strategies for Genealogy Research Success: Episode 133

1/17/2020
In this episode, founding editor David A. Fryxell reflects on the past 20 years in genealogy and shares his favorite timeless genealogy research strategies.

Duration:00:52:46

The Best State Websites for Genealogy: Episode 132

12/16/2019
Join Lisa and her guests for an update on Family Tree Magazine's new edition of the best state websites for genealogy!

Duration:00:44:25

Picture-Perfect Photo Books: Episode 131

11/25/2019
The podcast is back and better than ever with new tips, tricks and interviews with the experts. Join Lisa as she tackles perfect photo books and much more.

Duration:00:39:18

Online Records Roundup: Episode 130

3/1/2019
Discover valuable resources for online records with this month's genealogy podcast.

Duration:00:49:03

Gain Major Genealogy Problem-solving Skills: Episode 129

2/19/2019
Add these genealogy problem-solving tricks and strategies to your research arsenal with this February 2019 podcast.

Duration:00:42:40

Make This Year Your Most Organized Yet: Episode 128

1/18/2019
Get the key genealogy organization tricks to make 2019 your best year yet.

Duration:00:43:33

The 2018 Genealogy Year in Review: Episode 127

12/19/2018
2018 has been a busy year in the genealogy world! We're wrapping it up with a recap, and chatting about what we look forward to in 2019. Join us!

Duration:00:31:27