Less than a year after Software MacKiev acquired the Family Tree Maker (FTM) software from Ancestry.com and promised to improve both the Mac and Windows versions with bug fixes and performance improvements, they have fulfilled their commitment and officially released final versions of the updates.
Read the Family Tree Maker Updates Officially Released article for details on how to get the update and the steps you need to perform to upgrade from your current version.
Source familysearch.orgFamilySearch continues to add or update their records collections at a fast pace for us to search.For the period of November 1-30, 2016, the added/updated collection’s are:
American Samoa, Passenger Lists and Travel Documents, 1918-1965
BillionGraves IndexBrazil, Pernambuco, Civil Registration, 1804-2014
California, Chinese Partnerships and Departures from San Francisco, 1893-1943
Chile Civil Registration, 1885-1903
Denmark Census, 1916
England, Bristol, Non-Conformist Church Records, 1777-1936
and more …
via The Ancestor Hunt – Blog
Over 4 million birth, death, census, civil, church, and other indexed records were published and made available at FamilySearch this week. Find new historical records from South Africa, Peru, Netherlands, Russia, Philippines, and across the United States including Illinois, Iowa, Utah, Alabama, Oregon, South Dakota and Tennessee. See the interactive table below for these and more free searchable historic records added this week at FamilySearch.org.
Source: New Historic Records On FamilySearch: Week of November 7, 2016 | Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter
I have come across the following Canadian genealogy, history and heritage websites, social media, and newspaper articles this past week that were of interest to me, and I thought you might be interested in them, too.
Details at . . . Canadian Week in Review 25 July 2016 — Genealogy Canada
You’ll find details on the Ancestry.com additions and updates for last week at Genea-Musings
Many of you rely on feedly to discover the content that matters to you – the gems that help accelerate your research, marketing and sales.. We just rolled out a new version of feedly Pro which lets you do more with your content..
Source: New feedly Pro with notes and highlights