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RootsTech Attracts Over 1 Million Participants Opening Week – FamilySearch

I saw this on FamilySearch recently – RootsTech Attracts Over 1 Million Participants Opening Week: https://media.familysearch.org/rootstech-attracts-over-1-million-participants-opening-week/. Slightly longer article, but here’s a short synopsis. Salt Lake City, UT, March 04, 2021 RootsTech Connect 2021 lured more than 1 million participants … Continue reading

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RootsTech Connect Song Contest Winners Announced – FamilySearch

I saw this on FamilySearch recently – RootsTech Connect Song Contest Winners Announced: https://media.familysearch.org/rootstech-connect-song-contest-winners-announced/. Slightly longer article, but here’s a short synopsis. Salt Lake City, UT, March 02, 2021 RootsTech and Kawai pianos announced the winners of “Connect,” the RootsTech Connect … Continue reading

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Monthly Record Update for February 2021 – FamilySearch

I saw this on FamilySearch today – Monthly Record Update for February 2021: . Over 1,000 words, but scroll through the list to see if something interests you. March 2, 2021 by  FamilySearch FamilySearch expanded its free online archives in February … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 1 March 2021

I saw this on FamilySearch today – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 1 March 2021 (says 2020, but it was published last night): https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-1-march-2020/. Over 500 words, but scroll through the list to see if something interests … Continue reading

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RootsTech Is Over – February 28, 2021

Most of the videos will be around for a while. Same for the handouts. Some of the special items may still be around for a bit. Saw a social media post that mentioned some things will be around for a … Continue reading

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RootsTech Connect 2021 FAQ Update – February 26, 2021

This question was answered by RootsTech yesterday – Can my society or group show the videos from RootsTech Connect in an upcoming meeting or activity? We are so glad you like what you found here enough to share. During the … Continue reading

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2020 FamilySearch Year in Review – FamilySearch February 26, 2021

I didn’t see this until last night – 2020 FamilySearch Year in Review: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/2020-year-in-review/. Longer article, but here’s a synopsis. February 26, 2021  – by  Laurie Bradshaw The year 2020 was, in a word, unforgettable. It was an unprecedented year that truly showed … Continue reading

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RootsTech Connect 2021 FamilyTree DNA Sale – February 26, 2021

Saw FamilyTree DNA (FTDNA) is offering discounts to people attending RootsTech Connect 2021 – https://blog.familytreedna.com/rootstech-2021-attendee-promotions/. This includes regular discounts and upgrade discounts. Here’s the link to the PDF: https://blog.familytreedna.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/FamilyTreeDNA-Promo-Codes-RootsTech-2021.pdf. Sale ends sometime in April, 2021 although the PDF says March … Continue reading

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RootsTech Connect 2021 Off to Good Start – February 25, 2021

In checking out RootsTech Connect 2021 – https://www.familysearch.org/rootstech/rtc2021/, it looks like it is off to a good start. Here is a link to the English videos: https://www.familysearch.org/rootstech/rtc2021/search/results?language%5B0%5D=en-US&label=English. The videos should be available for almost a year. Plenty of videos to … Continue reading

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RootsTech Connect 2021 Starting Shortly – February 24, 2021

RootsTech Connect 2021 Virtual Conference should be starting in under 4 hours from now. It’s free to sign up for. I signed up recently and am eagerly awaiting for it to start. It has many topics that will be covered. … Continue reading

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