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The Genealogy Guys Podcast & Genealogy Connection

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"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 #410

11/22/2022
Watch the Genealogy Guys Blog (blog.genealogyguys.com) or our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/genealogyguys) on Friday, 25 November 2022, for a big announcement! News You Can Use and Share! Listener Email http://chesco.org/192/Archives-Records George talks about the record types he uses in researching the Zion Cemetery Project in Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida. Thank you to all our Patreon supporting members for their support. Your Patreon support helps us improve our technology and...

Duration:00:56:33

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #409

10/30/2022
We apologize for the delay in the publication of this episode. Hurricane Ian and some severe computer problems have presented production challenges. News You Can Use and Share The Sawtooth Slayerhttps://www.rootstech.orghttps://familytech.byu.edu Listener Email going back and checking them for new record additions. George discussed his work on scanning photos he has carried with him for as long as 60 years. He discussed the Fujitsu SV600 Scanner, the ScanSnap software that comes with the...

Duration:00:59:44

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #408

9/14/2022
News You Can Use and Share! https://www.fhdu22.com/ Listener Email Giveaway The Guys are giving away a copy of their Brick Wall Research Strategies quicksheet, based on their book, Advanced Genealogy Research Techniques (McGraw-Hill, 2013). Send an email to genealogyguys@gmail.com by midnight EDT on 30 September 2002. Write BRICK WALL in the subject line, and include your name and postal address in the body of the email. This offer is only valid for U.S. residents. Please Support Our...

Duration:00:44:16

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #407

8/14/2022
News You Can Use and Share! https://genealogyguyslearn.com/ DNA Segment https://www.yourdnaguide.com/ydgblog/ancestrydna-sideview Vivid-Pix Memory Segment Listener Email https://www.ancestrallines.net/overview/ Please Support Our Sponsors You can support our sponsors who bring these podcasts to you for free by visiting their links as follows: https://www.myheritage.com/https://rootsmagic.com/https://www.vivid-pix.com/restore/ Thank you to all our Patreon supporting members for their...

Duration:01:07:28

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #406

7/20/2022
New You Can Use and Share! DNA Segment https://www.yourdnaguide.com/ydgblog/ancestry-thrulines https://www.yourdnaguide.com/ydgblog/myheritage-theory-of-family-relativity Vivid-Pix Memory Segment Listener Email allhttps://gedbas.genealogy.net/?lang=enhttps://ofb.genealogy.net/ Genealogy Guys Learn The Genealogy Guys Learn subscription site continues to grow. New content is regularly added, with another new video coming in early August. Subscribe to Genealogy Guys Learn at...

Duration:00:56:39

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #405

6/30/2022
News You Can Use and Share! Family Tree Magazinehttps://www.thegenealogist.com/ DNA Segment YDNA Testing (how many markers: https://www.yourdnaguide.com/ydna Inspiring YDNA stories: YDNA Reveals a Scottish Clan Connection Combining Test Types–YDNA and Autosomal–To Find Connections between Families of the Same Surname YDNA “Paternity Test” for an Ancestor: Identifying an Ancestral Birth Father YDNA Points to an Unexpected–and Specific–Part of the World for Paternal...

Duration:01:26:18

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #404

5/29/2022
News You Can Use and Share! https://shows.acast.com/blast-from-my-past 1950 U.S. Federal Census Discussion https://stevemorse.org/https://1950census.archives.gov/https://1950census.archives.gov/howto/faq.html Listener Email http://gov.genealogy.net/search/indexhttp://gov.genealogy.net/item/show/object_188576two Genealogy Guys Learn The Genealogy Guys Learn subscription site continues to grow. New content is added every month, and the May 2022 video is “Crowdsourcing Your Brick Walls” by...

Duration:01:33:14

Genealogy Connection #083 - Jenny Ashcraft, Ancestry.com Senior Content Copywriter for Newspapers.com

4/27/2022
Drew's guest is Jenny Ashcraft, Senior Content Copywriter at Ancestry.com for Newspapers.com. In this episode, Drew and Jenny discuss Newspapers.com, including search strategies, sharing what you find with others, and the Marriage and Obituary Indexes.

Duration:00:53:28

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #403

4/6/2022
News You Can Use and Share! https://1950census.archives.gov/https://www.myheritage.com/https://www.ancestry.com/https://1950census.archives.gov/howto/https://myheritage.com/census/us/https://www.myheritage.com/census-helper-241251921https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/district-map/62308https://stevemorse.org/Blast From My Pasthttps://a860-historicalvitalrecords.nyc.gov/https://www.thegenealogist.com/ Listener Email Genealogy Guys Learn The Genealogy Guys Learn subscription site...

Duration:01:13:09

Genealogy Connection #082 - Katrina Madsen, Ancestry.com Community Manager for Find a Grave

3/22/2022
Drew's guest is Katrina Madsen, Community Manager at Ancestry.com for Find a Grave. In this episode, Drew and Katrina discuss the history of Find a Grave, some of the recent changes in memorial management, and tips on how to search Find a Grave for your ancestors and relatives.

Duration:00:49:44

Genealogy Connection #081 - Crista Cowan, Corporate Genealogist at Ancestry.com

3/14/2022
Drew's guest is Crista Cowan, Corporate Genealogist at Ancestry.com and also known as the Barefoot Genealogist. In this episode, Drew and Crista discuss the upcoming release of the 1950 U.S. census, RootsTech 2022, and some recent announcements from Ancestry. To learn of Crista's background, see GC episode #054.

Duration:00:53:08

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #402

2/28/2022
News You Can Use and Share! https://www.jewishgen.org/https://mjhnyc.org/https://immigrationhistory.org/https://www.archives.gov/research/census/1950https://www.familysearch.org/rootstech/https://www.familysearch.org/en/connect/ DNA Segment Drew discusses helping adopted people with DNA expert Diahan Southard. Resources for this discussion include: DNA Mystery Match? How to RespondDNA Support Resources for Adoption and DNA Surprises (NPE)Handling Unexpected DNA Connections DNA Test...

Duration:01:22:01

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #401

2/19/2022
News You Can Use and Share! http://blog.genealogyguys.com/2022/02/national-institute-for-dementia.htmlhttps://slig.ugagenealogy.org/cpage.php?pt=620https://www.familysearch.org/en/info/us-census/1950-census/ DNA Segment Drew and DNA expert Diahan Southard discuss whether the GEDmatch website still has a role to play. More details from Diahan are here: https://www.yourdnaguide.com/upload-to-gedmatch Vivid-Pix Memory Segment Drew talks with Joshua Freitas, Chief Research Officer of the...

Duration:01:11:53

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #400

2/2/2022
Welcome to our 400 episode of the Genealogy Guys Podcast! We’re celebrating this milestone – in addition to our 80 episodes of Genealogy Connection! The Guys congratulate the Johnson County Genealogical Society in Overland Park, Kansas, and the Pinellas Genealogy Society in Largo, Florida, on their 50 Anniversary Year! News You Can Use and Share Listener Email Benjamin Franklin’s Family: Volume I: English Ancestorshttp://osssociety.org Zion Cemetery Project George provides an update on...

Duration:01:14:22

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #399

1/3/2022
News You Can Use and Share Clotilda Listener Email https://cyndislist.com/charts/timelines/ https://en.geneanet.org/genealogyblog/post/2021/12/geneanets-community-has-indexed-over-a-million-of-napoleons-soldiershttps://data.matricula-online.eu/en/ Genealogy for Librarians and a New Book Drew is teaching a genealogy course for librarians at the University of South Florida in Tampa in this new semester. It will incorporate videos made with Vivid-Pix and some of the foremost genealogy...

Duration:01:02:45

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #398

12/21/2021
The Guys announce the winner of the drawing for the Irish quicksheets by Donna M. Moughty as Richard A. Yehle of Sacramento. Look for the next drawing in the coming year. The Genealogy Guys Learn subscription educational site is on sale through 11:59 PM EST on 1 January 2022. Get an annual subscription for $69.00 – 30% off the regular price of $99.00 by using coupon code HOLIDAY2021. We have more than 40 videos and 20 written courses, with new content added each month! Enroll at Genealogy...

Duration:01:00:20

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #397

11/28/2021
The Guys announce the winner of the drawing for the “Basics of Birth Certificates” quicksheet as Karen Webster of Queensland. Look for the next drawing later in the program. News You Can Use and Share! https://irelandsgreatwardead.iehttps://maps.nls.uk/os/townplans-england/towns.htmlhttps://www.sog.org.uk/ DNA Segment with Diahan Southard Drew discusses how to get your DNA out there in as many places as possible with Diahan. Diahan provides directions here:...

Duration:01:02:57

The Genealogy Guys Podcast #396

11/3/2021
The Guys announce the winner of drawing for the “Brick Wall Strategies” quicksheet as Dana from Salem, Oregon. Look for the next drawing later in the program. News You Can Use and Share! The Foundlings DNA Segment with Diahan Southard Drew discusses MyHeritage's Theory of Family Relativity with Diahan. Listener Email Quicksheet Drawing The Guys will give away a quicksheet reference guide for “Basics of Birth Certificates”. Send an email to genealogyguys@gmail.com by midnight Eastern...

Duration:01:17:32

Genealogy Connection #080 - Bruce Buzbee, Technologist and RootsMagic CEO

10/16/2021
Drew's guest is Bruce Buzbee, the RootsMagician himself. In this episode, Drew and Bruce discuss the recent release of RootsMagic 8. To learn of Bruce's background, see GC episode #027

Duration:00:51:41

Genealogy Connection #079 - Lynn Turner, Assistant Director of the Family History Library

9/27/2021
Drew's guest is Lynn Turner, Assistant Director of the Family History Library. Learn more about the Family History Library at familysearch.org/family-history-library/

Duration:00:54:39