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Genealogy Chat 8 Feb 2014: Making Time for Genealogy

Our topic of the week for 8 February 2013 will be: Making time for genealogy, suggested by ColeValleyGirl. "For most of us, genealogy is a hobby not a profession. How do you we fit it in among ...
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Genealogy Chat 11/2/2013 | Sharing your work

Our topic of the week for 11/2/2013 will be Sharing your work -- tips, tricks, pitfalls and prizes. We all want to share our work. Sometimes for the kudos, sometimes for the chance of making contact ...
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Genealogy Chat 21st June 2014 | Desktop or Web?

If you still use desktop tree software, why? What do popular web products lack that your desktop product offers? Conversely, what are the drawback of using those popular web products? Are you worried ...
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Weekly Chat | Genealogy Do-Over Week 2: 9-15 January 2015

To kick off our Weekly Chats for 2015, for the first 13 weeks, let's follow along with Thomas MacEntee's Genealogy Do-Over. Thomas posted Genealogy Do-Over – Week 2: 9-15 January 2015 yesterday (8 ...
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Weekly Chat | Genealogy-Do Over Week 3: 16-22 January 2015

To kick off our Weekly Chats for 2015, for the first 13 weeks, let's follow along with Thomas MacEntee's Genealogy Do-Over. Thomas posted Genealogy Do-Over – Week 3: 16-23 January 2015 yesterday (15 ...
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Genealogy Chat week of 14 Aug 2015 | The Genealogical Proof Standard: a soundly reasoned, coherently written conclusion

In Genealogy Chat 12th July 2014 | Working to the Genealogical Proof Standard, ColeValleyGirl asked: What is the Genealogical Proof Standard? Why does it matter? Is it applicable outside the US, ...
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Genealogy Chat week of 7 Aug 2015 | The Genealogical Proof Standard: resolution of any conflicting evidence

In Genealogy Chat 12th July 2014 | Working to the Genealogical Proof Standard, ColeValleyGirl asked: What is the Genealogical Proof Standard? Why does it matter? Is it applicable outside the US, ...
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Genealogy Chat week of 10th July 2015 | The Genealogical Proof Standard: analysis of collected information

In Genealogy Chat 12th July 2014 | Working to the Genealogical Proof Standard, ColeValleyGirl asked: What is the Genealogical Proof Standard? Why does it matter? Is it applicable outside the US, ...
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Weekly Chat | Genealogy Do-Over – Week 12: 20 -26 March 2015

To kick off our Weekly Chats for 2015, for the first 13 weeks, let's follow along with Thomas MacEntee's Genealogy Do-Over. The topics for Genealogy Do-Over – Week 12 are: Sharing Research Reviewing ...
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Weekly Chat | Genealogy Do-Over – Week 10: 6 - 12 March 2015

To kick off our Weekly Chats for 2015, for the first 13 weeks, let's follow along with Thomas MacEntee's Genealogy Do-Over. The topics for Genealogy Do-Over – Week 10 are: Reviewing DNA Testing ...
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Weekly Chat | Genealogy Do-Over – Week 9: 27 February – 5 March 2015

To kick off our Weekly Chats for 2015, for the first 13 weeks, let's follow along with Thomas MacEntee's Genealogy Do-Over. The topics for Genealogy Do-Over – Week 9 are: Conducting Cluster Research ...
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Weekly Chat | Genealogy Do-Over – Week 11: 13 - 19 March 2015

To kick off our Weekly Chats for 2015, for the first 13 weeks, let's follow along with Thomas MacEntee's Genealogy Do-Over. The topics for Genealogy Do-Over – Week 11 are: Reviewing Social Media ...
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Weekly Chat | Genealogy Do-Over – Week 7: 13-19 February 2015

To kick off our Weekly Chats for 2015, for the first 13 weeks, let's follow along with Thomas MacEntee's Genealogy Do-Over. The topics for Genealogy Do-Over – Week 7 are: Reviewing Genealogy ...
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Weekly Chat | Genealogy-Do Over Week 6: 6-12 February 2015

To kick off our Weekly Chats for 2015, for the first 13 weeks, let's follow along with Thomas MacEntee's Genealogy Do-Over. The topics for Genealogy Do-Over – Week 6 are: Evaluating Evidence ...
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Weekly Chat | Genealogy-Do Over Week 5: 30 January 2015 - 5 February 2015

To kick off our Weekly Chats for 2015, for the first 13 weeks, let's follow along with Thomas MacEntee's Genealogy Do-Over. The topics for Genealogy Do-Over – Week 5 are: Building a Research Toolbox ...
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Weekly Chat | Genealogy-Do Over Week 4: 23-29 January 2015

To kick off our Weekly Chats for 2015, for the first 13 weeks, let's follow along with Thomas MacEntee's Genealogy Do-Over. The topics for Genealogy Do-Over – Week 4: 23-29 January 2015 are: ...
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Weekly Chat | Genealogy Do-Over – Week 8: 20-26 February 2015

To kick off our Weekly Chats for 2015, for the first 13 weeks, let's follow along with Thomas MacEntee's Genealogy Do-Over. The topics for Genealogy Do-Over – Week 8 are: Conducting Collateral ...
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Genealogy Chat 24 May 2014 | What's in a name?

Names are fundamental in Family History research, but they can be tricky things! There are ancestors who acquire or lose names on their journey through life, or change them completely. There are ...
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Genealogy Chat 3 May 2014 | Advice for getting started

Our topic of the week for this Saturday (May 3, 2014) will be advice on getting started. This is not only for new genealogists, but also for seasoned pro's to give some tips they find handy. So, ...
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Genealogy Chat 12 April 2014: Genealogy Search Engines -- The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Our topic of the week for Apr. 12, 2014 will be: Genealogy Search Engines. We all use online search engines to support our genealogy habit -- be they the search engines within the big sites such as ...
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Genealogy Chat 5 Apr 2014 | Effective Citations

Our topic of the week for Apr. 5, 2014 will be: Effective Citations. The chat will occur in its own room all Saturday long. Be sure to register yourself to get a reminder. If you have any ideas for ...
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Genealogy Chat 15 Feb 2014: Tracking down local sources

Our topic of the week for 15 February 2013 will be: Tracking down local sources, suggested by ColeValleyGirl. Transcript of this chat The chat will occur in its own room all Saturday long. Be sure ...
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Genealogy Chat 22 March 2014: Genealogy Utility Software

Our topic of the week for 22 March 2014 will be: Genealogy Utility Software. We all have programmes and/or websites that we use to record our family trees (such as Family Historian, FTM or ...
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Genealogy Chat 25 Jan 2014: Clue or red herring?

Our topic of the week for 25 January 2013 will be: Clue or red herring?, suggested by Jan Murphy. "Is that odd bit of information a discrepancy, or an important clue? (used as a launching point ...
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Genealogy Chat 11/9/13 | Language Barriers

Our chat topic of the week for 11/9/2013 will be language barriers. Fluency in multiple languages is very handy in genealogical research. Some of us can speak multiple languages and others just have ...
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Genealogy Chat 21 Feb 2014: What I wish I'd known when I started

Our topic of the week for 21 February 2013 will be: What I wish I'd known when I started, suggested by ColeValleyGirl. The chat will occur in its own room all Saturday long. Be sure to register ...
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Genealogy Chat week of 17th July 2015 | The Genealogical Proof Standard: a reasonably exhaustive search

In Genealogy Chat 12th July 2014 | Working to the Genealogical Proof Standard, ColeValleyGirl asked: What is the Genealogical Proof Standard? Why does it matter? Is it applicable outside the US, ...
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Genealogy Chat week of 24th July 2015 | The Genealogical Proof Standard: source citations

In Genealogy Chat 12th July 2014 | Working to the Genealogical Proof Standard, ColeValleyGirl asked: What is the Genealogical Proof Standard? Why does it matter? Is it applicable outside the US, ...
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Genealogy Chat 31 May 2014 | Paleography and handwriting

You've finally found what promises to be the long-evasive record that holds the information you've been hunting down for months. And the handwriting is indecipherable. The enumerator must have failed ...

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