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DearMYRTLE
Providing practical, down-to-earth advice for family historians since 1995. Online since 1985.
Providing practical, down-to-earth advice for family historians since 1995. Online since 1985.
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RIP dear, sweet Barbara Schultz
DearREADERS, A truer friend one could never find. Our Barbara Shultz, pictured in turquoise above at her 2004 installation as Osceloa (Florida) Chapter DAR Regent, passed away today following complications in care from her broken leg. She leaves her daughte...

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UPDATE: Google hangouts are not working, so we are NOT meeting tonight.
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THIS is where we will continue our discussion.
DNAGen Study Group 4 - Read in advance:
Chapter 4 "Genealogical Applications for mtDNA" in Genetic Genealogy in Practice by Blaine T. Bettinger and Debbie Parker Wayne.

You must attend the live broadcast, as there will be no recording. Register here: http://hangouts.dearmyrtle.com/dnagen4.html
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GermanGen Study Group - 19 April 2017 #genealogy hangout

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This is where we will continue the conversation:

Looking forward to the GermanGen Study Group live broadcast that begins in a little more than an hour! Register to view and comment here:
http://hangouts.dearmyrtle.com/germangen1.html
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ANNOUNCING: GermanGen Study Group 19th and 26th April 2017
DearREADERS, Many US researchers have Germanic roots but don't know where to turn and are concerned about the foreign language and handwriting character set. No worries! The German Genealogy Girl's Podcast host Ursula C. Krause will be our featured mentor d...

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ARCHIVED: Mondays with Myrt discusses NGS' short-sighted policy
  DearREADERS, Are you up for a lively discussion about the National Genealogical Society's 2017 Conference Social Media Policy prohibiting audio or video recording in the conference exhibit hall? This week's Mondays with Myrt attendees certainly provided o...

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Mondays with Myrt - 17 April 2017 #genealogy hangout

THIS is where we will continue the conversation re: Mondays with Myrt - 17 Apr 2017. #genealogy hangout

http://hangouts.dearmyrtle.com/17apr2017mwm.html

Practical, down-to-earth advice for family historians. We talk about everything that's come across our genea-desks in the past week. Powerful breakthroughs happen during our live hangouts.

DearMYRTLE and Cousin Russ recognize the United Nations' International Decade for People of African Descent 2015-2024. We reach out to all regardless of race, color, creed or national origin with support for researching family and documenting cultural inheritance. http://www.un.org/en/events/africandescentdecade

Let's explore genealogy websites, figure out how DNA test results may or may not match our paper-trail research, explore new family history software and apps, hash out our commitment to the Genealogical Proof Standard, and maybe get organized.

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Hosting Virtual Meetings (PM) #genealogy
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