Tuesday 25 September 2012

Genealogy News - 25th September

Top of the pile today is the latest Lost Cousins Newsletter - a DNA special! There are still lots of other goodies in there, too, so don't miss out.

TheGenealogist has made a couple of recent announcements - see here. Or you can read all about them in the latest S&N Genealogy Supplies e-Newsletter (lots of other stuff there, too).

FindMyPast have released some brand new Derbyshire parish burial records.

32 new Irish newspapers have been added to Ancestry (covering 1763-1890). Starting point is here, then use the drop down menu on the right for further info.

Oh, and Ancestry also has its new Tony Robinson promotional video to show off its Merchant Sailors Records.

Ireland's Catholic registers are to be digitised (thanks Claire).

A couple of TNA announcements:

A few items from Chris Paton's BritishGENES blog:

National Library of Scotland patrons - please note this change of reading room location.

An interesting little online project to collect memories of 'Inside Welsh Homes'.

A little guidance for Catholic researchers.

Latest history Podcast from HistoryToday.

More developments at Mocavo.

The latest BBC HistoryExtra Podcast is now available.

The brand new (and free) Irish Family Ancestry app for the iPhone & iPad is up for grabs here. I've not tried it personally, but it may be worth a look.

The usual weekly round-up of history links from the Two Nerdy History Girls is here.

And here are your forthcoming events...

The BI-Gen Twitter feed can be found here.

Cocaine Tooth Drops, etc...

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