The Genealogy Guys Podcast & Genealogy Connection-logo

The Genealogy Guys Podcast & Genealogy Connection

Special Interest

"The Genealogy Guys" are two avid genealogists who host a weekly chat. The podcast includes news of the genealogy community, book and software reviews, guest interviews, and a lot of fun chat.

"The Genealogy Guys" are two avid genealogists who host a weekly chat. The podcast includes news of the genealogy community, book and software reviews, guest interviews, and a lot of fun chat.

Location:

Tampa, FL

Description:

"The Genealogy Guys" are two avid genealogists who host a weekly chat. The podcast includes news of the genealogy community, book and software reviews, guest interviews, and a lot of fun chat.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #393

7/25/2021
New subscriptions to the Genealogy Guys Learn video and written lessons are on sale through July 31. Save 25% off your first year’s subscription. Visit http://blog.genealogyguys.com/2021/07/genealogy-guys-learn-summer-sale.html for details and the special coupon code. News You Can Use and Share DNA Segment with Diahan Southard Drew discusses with Diahan the new Ancestry DNA feature that allows you to identify how you are related to your matches, if you know. Listener...

Duration:00:59:44

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #392

6/25/2021
We gave away two copies of Genealogical Publishing Company’s Russia Genealogy Research at a glance reference guide and announced the winners. News You Can Use and Share Family Tree Magazinehttps://www.familytreemagazine.com/best-genealogy-websites/http://registers.nli.ie/registers/vtls000635150#page/5/mode/1uphttp://ebc.byu.eduhttps://maps.nls.uk/communities/local-history/ DNA Segment with Diahan Southard Drew discusses working with distant matches with Diahan. Listener Email Russia...

Duration:01:04:13

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #391

5/27/2021
News You Can Use and Share DNA Segment with Diahan Southard Drew discusses with Diahan what the TiP report is on Family Tree DNA and how to use it. Cyndi Says Cyndi Ingle says that we shouldn't worry about what others are doing. Russia At a Glance Reference Guides Giveaway We are giving away two copies of Genealogical Publishing Company’s at a glance reference guides. If you are interested, send us an email to genealogyguys@gmail.com by June 1. Include RUSSIA in the header line and...

Duration:01:04:20

Genealogy Connection #076 - Rick Voight, Vivid-Pix and Edith Wagner, Reunions Magazine

5/17/2021
Drew's guests are Rick Voight, CEO of Vivid-Pix, and Edith Wagner, Publisher and Editor of Reunions Magazine. Learn more about Rick and Vivid-Pix at the Vivid-Pix News Blog. Learn more about Edith at her LinkedIn page and about Reunions Magazine at reunionsmag.com.

Duration:00:50:25

Genealogy Connection #75 - Drew Smith, Speaker, Author, Librarian

5/4/2021
Drew's guest is...Drew Smith! After receiving a number of requests from listeners, George interviews Drew as the Genealogy Connection guest. Drew is the genealogy librarian at the University of South Florida Libraries in Tampa, has authored or co-authored several genealogy books, is a regular columnist for the Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly, and speaks regularly at local, national, and international genealogy meetings and conferences. Learn more about Drew by...

Duration:00:51:08

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #390

4/26/2021
News You Can Use and Share Enslaved: Peoples of the Historical Slave Trade (enslaved.org)https://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ The DNA Segment with Diahan Southard Drew and Diahan discuss MyHeritage's new Genetic Groups and how to use them. Cyndi Says Cyndi Ingle of Cyndi’s List tells us that it's time to refresh. Our Listeners Speak http://www.wikigrave.com/https://vivid-pix.com/ And finally... We'd like to thank all our supporting Patreon members for their support. Your Patreon...

Duration:01:23:19

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #389

3/31/2021
The Genealogy Guys Podcast is back after a 3-month hiatus! NEWS YOU CAN USE AND SHARE! International African American Museumhttps://www.rootsmagic.com/preview/get/The Chester Creek Murders We’ll be participating in the Wisconsin State Genealogical Society (WSGS) Gene-A-Rama on April 9-10 and the Ohio Genealogical Society Conference on April 14-17. Drew has been writing a daily blog entry throughout March about his work with his ancestors on the collaborative FamilySearch Family...

Duration:00:48:02

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #388

12/16/2020
The Genealogy Guys Learn subscription education site is on sale through December 31, 2020 for $69 for your first year's subscription (new subscribers only). Regularly $99, this is our lowest price of the year! Visit http://blog.genealogyguys.com/2020/11/genealogy-guys-learn-on-sale-through.html for full details of obtaining the discount and our current course catalog. (Listen to the podcast to get the discount code.) The winner of the Genealogy Publishing Company’s At a Glance sheet on...

Duration:01:32:39

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #387

11/23/2020
Announcement The Genealogy Guys Learn subscription education site, is on sale through December 31, 2020, for $69 for your first year's subscription (new subscribers only). Regularly $99, this is our lowest price of the year! Visit http://blog.genealogyguys.com/2020/11/genealogy-guys-learn-on-sale-through.html for full details for obtaining the discount and our current course catalog. News You Can Use and...

Duration:01:07:35

Genealogy Connection #74 - Michael Cassara, Speaker

11/9/2020
Drew's guest is Michael Cassara, a New York City-based genealogy speaker specializing in Italian and Sicilian research topics, as well as topics about research in NYC and New Jersey. In addition to being a speaker at genealogy conferences, he is a casting director. Learn more about Michael by visiting his website at DigiRoots.net.

Duration:00:53:31

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #386

11/3/2020
News You Can Use and Share! https://genealogyshowcase.tech/ DNA Segment with Diahan Southard Drew asks Diahan to explain why some DNA testing companies ask for saliva (spit!) and some are fine with cheek scrapings. Learn more at: https://www.yourdnaguide.com/ydgblog/2019/11/26/dna-test-no-saliva-spit Cyndi Says Cyndi Ingle tells us about the importance of doing screenshots. https://www.take-a-screenshot.org/...

Duration:00:48:23

Genealogy Connection #73 - Nicka Sewell-Smith, Speaker and YouTuber

10/26/2020
Drew's guest is Nicka Sewell-Smith, host of BlackProGen LIVE, an online show focused on people of color genealogy and family history. In addition to being a popular speaker at genealogy conferences, she is a professional photographer. Learn more about Nicka by visiting her website at Who Is Nicka Smith?

Duration:00:59:25

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #385

10/12/2020
News You Can Use and Share! https://www.rootstech.org DNA Segment with Diahan Southard Drew asks Diahan about why different family members have different DNA matches. Cyndi Says Cyndi Ingle reminds us that life is short. You Send Us Email https://fromthepage.com/ We’d like to welcome and thank our newest Patreon member, Simona MacAngus. Your Patreon support helps us improve our technology and provide even more podcast content to you! You can join us for as little as $1 a month or as...

Duration:01:11:24

Genealogy Connection #72 - Else Churchill, SoG Genealogist

9/21/2020
Drew's guest is Else Churchill, the Genealogist at the Society of Genealogists (SoG) in London, UK. Learn more about Else and the SoG by visiting sog.org.uk.

Duration:00:53:07

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #384

9/7/2020
We are happy to celebrate our podcast’s 15 anniversary this week! News You Can Use and Pass On! We have lots of news and awards information to share this week: Morgan County PartnershipRosemary McFarlandEller Family Society http://blog.genealogyguys.com/2020/09/federation-of-genealogical-societies.html https://blog.myheritage.com/2020/08/the-myheritage-search-engine-for-historical-records-just-got-better/ The Guys also talk about what they have been doing with their own genealogy. We’d...

Duration:00:52:49

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #383

8/16/2020
There have been numerous genealogical institutes over the last several weeks. As a result, we were unable to schedule a Genealogy Connection podcast recently. However, it will be back soon! News You Can Use and Share! Census Substitutes and State Census Records...

Duration:01:10:51

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #382

8/1/2020
News You Can Use and Share with Others DNA Segment with Diahan Southard Diahan and Drew discuss best practices for managing messages exchanged with DNA matches. Best strategies for contacting matches: How Contacting Your DNA Matches is Like a First Date Cyndi Says Cyndi Ingle tells us to pay attention to collateral relatives for our brick-wall ancestors. Our Listeners Talk to Us blog.genealogyguys.com/2020/01/day-10-organize-your-rss-feeds.html The Genealogy Guys are available for...

Duration:00:57:30

Genealogy Connection #071 - LaBrenda Garrett-Nelson, BCG President

7/20/2020
Drew's guest is LaBrenda Garrett-Nelson, the President of the Board for Certification of Genealogists, and a specialist in African Ancestored Families in the South. Learn more about LaBrenda at her website at https://www.labgarrettgenealogy.com/

Duration:00:48:59

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #381

7/8/2020
The Genealogy Guys and Vivid-Pix announce two exciting programs: Unsung Heroes Societies Grant ProgramRESTOREUnsung Heroes Awards ProgramRESTOREGenealogy Guys Learn Grant applications and award nominations are due by midnight EDT on 1 August 2020. Full details are available on our blog at http://blog.genealogyguys.com/2020/05/the-genealogy-guys-podcast-and-vivid.html. News You Can Use and Share iajgs2020.org Diahan Southard Drew asks Diahan about the Leeds...

Duration:00:52:17

Genealogy Connection #070 - John Boeren, Dutch Genealogist

6/20/2020
Drew's guest is John Boeren, a former archivist and an expert in Dutch Genealogy. Learn more about John at his website, Antecedentia.

Duration:00:50:09