James Tanner gives a crash course on paleography, the study of handwriting. Books mentioned: Reading Early American Handwriting by Kip Sperry Deciphering Handwriting in German Documents by Roger P. Minert Links: BYU Script Tutorial British National Archives Folger Shakespeare Library Early Modern English Paleography Resources English Paleography Course Practical Paleography Introduction to Early Modern English …
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Using Multiple Online Genealogy Programs to Find Your Ancestors – James Tanner ( 21 Sep 2018) 60 min
James Tanner shows us how to broaden our research skills using multiple genealogy programs. Unable to access YouTube? View video here.
James Tanner tells us about his volunteer work digitizing records at the Maryland State Archives. Watch this video to learn more about preserving records and serving a family history mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Unable to access YouTube? View video here.
James shows us all the resources digitized books provide. He goes in depth how to discover books online that will help in your genealogical research. Types of books mentioned: Historical Society Publications Biographical works Genealogical journals and other publications State, county and local histories Surname books Instructional books, guides, manuals, and textbooks General history and …
This webinar introduces the purpose and function of adding sources to the FamilySearch Family Tree.. Unable to access YouTube? View video here.
This webinar goes over how to get started with descendancy research and why it is beneficial. Unable to access YouTube? View video here.
James Tanner shares exciting news about the latest advancements in family history technology. Resource Links: RootsTech.org Family History Technology Workshop MyHeritage.com Maryland State Archives FamilySearch.org Findmypast.com Geneanet.org Ancestry.com BYU Family History Library YouTube Channel The Family History Guide Unable to access YouTube? View video here.
Do you feel stuck in your research? See what tips James has for busting through those brick walls. Unable to access YouTube? View video here.
Learn the importance of backing up your data and some of the ways to make it a little easier. Unable to access YouTube? View video here.
Learn about all the wonderful resources available to you at the Library of Congress and on their website. Unable to access YouTube? View video here.