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Extreme Genes is a genealogy show hosted by Fisher. Fisher has 30+ years of radio experience and has had a passion for genealogy since he was a teen. On Extreme Genes Fisher sets out to educate the audience on resources and techniques for completing any gaps found in your family tree. Each week Fisher interviews national experts in the field of genealogy as well as news related to all of our genealogy. Be sure to visit ExtremeGenes.com for all the latest on the show.

Extreme Genes is a genealogy show hosted by Fisher. Fisher has 30+ years of radio experience and has had a passion for genealogy since he was a teen. On Extreme Genes Fisher sets out to educate the audience on resources and techniques for completing any gaps found in your family tree. Each week Fisher interviews national experts in the field of genealogy as well as news related to all of our genealogy. Be sure to visit ExtremeGenes.com for all the latest on the show.

Location:

United States

Description:

Extreme Genes is a genealogy show hosted by Fisher. Fisher has 30+ years of radio experience and has had a passion for genealogy since he was a teen. On Extreme Genes Fisher sets out to educate the audience on resources and techniques for completing any gaps found in your family tree. Each week Fisher interviews national experts in the field of genealogy as well as news related to all of our genealogy. Be sure to visit ExtremeGenes.com for all the latest on the show.

Language:

English

Contact:

1-234-56-GENES (4363


Episodes

Episode 401 - Nathan Dylan Goodwin On His Latest Genie Crime Thriller / Crista Cowan On Ancestry

11/29/2021
Host Scott Fisher opens the show with David Allen Lambert, Chief Genealogist of the New England Historic Genealogical Society and AmericanAncestors.org. The guys begin the show with a shout out to Friend Of The Show, DNA Super Sleuth, CeCe Moore, who recently was featured in the New Yorker! David then talks about the upcoming release of England’s 1921 Census. FindMyPast will have it. Hear why this release is so special. Then, a Louisiana woman has set the world record for the 100 yard dash…...

Duration:00:44:10

Fisher’s Top Tips #325r

11/27/2021
Ever notice familiar repeating family names in a single family group? It could be the parents were following a classic pattern. And that pattern can tell you some very important truths about the previous generation.

Duration:00:00:44

Fisher’s Top Tips #324r

11/24/2021
Back in 1752, England enacted a law that changed our calendars forever. But did that law ever make a genealogist’s life complicated!

Duration:00:00:58

Episode 400 - 400th Episode! / Family Docs Found In Chicken House / History Of Genealogy Societies Explored

11/22/2021
Host Scott Fisher opens the show with David Allen Lambert, Chief Genealogist of the New England Historic Genealogical Society and AmericanAncestors.org. The guys begin with some Thanksgiving thanks for the 400th episode of the show! Fisher then thanks FamilySearch.org for featuring him on the FamilySearch.org blog section. David then shares some stories he picked up on his recent visit to Utah, including a woman with a bizarre tale about Extreme Genes as she listened to it in Florida. In...

Duration:00:43:51

Fisher’s Top Tips #323r

11/20/2021
Ancestors love to play tricks on us as we trace them down… sometimes by disappearing from where we think they should be. Fisher explains where you might want to look next.

Duration:00:00:47

Fisher’s Top Tips #322r

11/17/2021
Fisher worked to break open one ancestral line for fifteen years. It wasn’t until he was closing the book on the case by creating a timeline that he saw the answer!

Duration:00:00:44

Episode 399 - Paul Woodbury Talks Mitochondrial DNA, Confirmation Bias

11/15/2021
Host Scott Fisher opens the show with David Allen Lambert, Chief Genealogist of the New England Historic Genealogical Society and AmericanAncestors.org. David begins by sharing news that he has been featured in an article about his witch ancestor in London’s Guardian newspaper. In Family Histoire News, an Englishman has learned he descends from some Bidens. Those Bidens! Now he wants an invitation to the White House! Then, another metal detectorist in the UK has made quite a find… in his own...

Duration:00:43:50

Fisher’s Top Tips #321r

11/13/2021
Just the way not every record is digitized, many records are digitized but not indexed! Can’t find what you’re looking for? It’s time to check those massive unindexed records!

Duration:00:00:50

Fisher’s Top Tips #320r

11/10/2021
Those Tricky Immigration Records

Duration:00:00:45

Episode 398 - Pass It Down: The Future Of Your Family’s Past / A Halloween Leftover Story

11/8/2021
Host Scott Fisher opens the show with David Allen Lambert, Chief Genealogist of the New England History Genealogical Society and AmericanAncestors.org. The guys begin with Fisher talking about his research breakthrough after 39 years! He’ll explain the key to breaking the brick wall. David then reveals the happy news that the Family History Library in Salt Lake City is expanding their hours. Hear what the new hours will be. Then, a story is out about a man who met a psychic who delivered a...

Duration:00:43:51

Fisher’s Top Tips #319r

11/6/2021
Historic Time Lines and What They Can Reveal

Duration:00:00:48

Fisher’s Top Tips #318r

11/3/2021
The Potential Benefit of Swapping Brick Walls

Duration:00:00:51

Episode 178 - Classic Rewind: Confirmation on Exactly Where the Salem Witches Died / Woman’s Ancestor Is Buried Twice, Viewed Twice!

11/1/2021
In this classic rewind from 2017, host Scott Fisher opens the show with David Allen Lambert, Chief Genealogist of the New England Historic Genealogical Society and AmericanAncestors.org. The guys were preparing for RootsTech in Salt Lake City, Utah. David talks about a new record set by Queen Elizabeth II… and what a record it is! David then talks about a recent visitor he entertained who was certain of a very unique heritage. Wait until you hear what it is! David also shares a heart rending...

Duration:00:43:51

Fisher’s Top Tips #317r

10/30/2021
“Dit Names”… What the Heck Are Those?

Duration:00:00:57

Fisher’s Top Tips #316r

10/27/2021
Marriage Bonds and What They Can Reveal

Duration:00:00:48

Episode 397 - Crowd Sourcing Around the World/ More Genie eBay Finds!

10/25/2021
Host Scott Fisher opens the show with David Allen Lambert, Chief Genealogist of the New England Historic Genealogical Society and AmericanAncestors.org. The guys open Family Histoire News with the uplifting, yet sad story, of a man who finally found his birth father just days before his own death. Then, another amazing find has come out of Israel. Wait til you hear this one! David then shares the story of a man who has recreated Roman recipes from the 4th century. And one of these recipes...

Duration:00:43:50

Fisher’s Top Tips #315r

10/23/2021
What’s Going to Happen to Your Records and Heirlooms When You’re Gone?

Duration:00:00:45

Fisher’s Top Tips #314r

10/20/2021
Can’t Find Your Key Record on Line? Try the Old-Fashioned Way.

Duration:00:00:49

Episode 396 - “Mr. Genealogist, Tear Down This Wall!”

10/18/2021
Host Scott Fisher opens the show with David Allen Lambert, Chief Genealogist of the New England Historic Genealogical Society and AmericanAncestors.org. The guys begin with Fisher’s strange tale of finding a DNA match to his wife’s family… a man who, along with his brother, murdered his grandmother and her boyfriend in the late 1980s when they were teens. Yes, this guy is doing family history now! Then David opens Family Histoire News talking about the 150th anniversary of the Great Chicago...

Duration:00:44:10

Fisher’s Top Tips #313r

10/16/2021
Got an Ancestor Who Served? Look to Military Records as a Source for Incredible Family Stories.

Duration:00:00:42