Genealogy Problem Solving: Conflicting Birthdates

Genealogy Problem Solving: Conflicting Birthdates

Show Notes: Learn how to resolve conflicting evidence in your ancestors' birth dates. Genealogist Leslie Harner joins Lisa Louise Cooke to discuss: 5 questions you should be asking when faced with conflicting birth dates for your ancestor the best substitute birth...

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Premium Podcast Episode 196

Premium Podcast Episode 196

Show Notes: Premium Podcast Episode #196 with Lisa Louise Cooke Brush up your Ancestry.com search skills as we review these 9 search tips.  9 Ancestry Search Tips Run “fuzzy” searches Use Sound alike and date range filters to broaden your search. Use wildcards ?...

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How to Use PERSI Like a PRO!

How to Use PERSI Like a PRO!

Show Notes: PERSI Learn how to use the Periodical Source Index (PERSI) like a pro!  The Periodical Source Index known as PERSI is a subject index of an amazing array of genealogy and local history articles published by subject experts in newsletters and...

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How to Get Back Into Genealogy

How to Get Back Into Genealogy

Show Notes: Restart Your Genealogy! Has it been a while since you worked on your genealogy research? As passionate as we may be about genealogy, the reality is that a little thing called "Life" can get in the way! Getting back into genealogy can actually be a bit...

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Reconstructing Ancestors’ Lives with Newspapers

Reconstructing Ancestors’ Lives with Newspapers

Show Notes: Reconstructing with Ancestors' Lives with Newspapers In this video, Lisa Louise Cooke and Jenny Ashcraft from Newspapers.com discuss how to use newspapers to fill in the missing stories in your ancestors' lives. Jenny shares strategic tips on finding...

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Illuminating Ancestral Locations

Illuminating Ancestral Locations

Grab your mug! This Elevenses with Lisa LIVE show is exclusively for Premium Members. In this Premium episode you'll learn the benefits of digging deep into the places where your ancestors once lived and specifically: what you need to find out about ancestral...

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Premium Podcast Episode 195

Premium Podcast Episode 195

Collecting Family History Stories - Your Relatives & Your Own! with Lisa Louise Cooke Download the audio file mp3 Download the show notes handout Facts like dates and places are interesting, but stories bring richness to our family history.  In this episode...

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Episode 264 1890 Census Substitutes

Episode 264 1890 Census Substitutes

Listen to Genealogy Gems Podcast Episode 264 Episode Show Notes In this episode you'll discover the best places to locate records that can substitute for the lost 1890 census. You'll learn: what happened to the 1890 census which parts of the 1890 census survived...

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How to Get Dual Italian Citizenship

How to Get Dual Italian Citizenship

Learn how to get dual Italian citizenship using genealogical information with my guest professional genealogist Sarah Gutmann of Legacy Tree Genealogists.  Watch Live: Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 11:00 am CT  (calculate your time zone)  Three ways to...

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Get Going with Timelines

Get Going with Timelines

Most genealogists are not using one of the best tools available: timelines! I know this because I often poll my live audiences at my speaking engagements. Typically 75% of the audience has never created a timeline of any sort for their family history. And it's not...

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1950 US Census Indexing with FamilySearch

1950 US Census Indexing with FamilySearch

The 1950 census must be indexed so that we can search for relatives by name, location and much, much more. You can help with this exciting project, and no special skills or background are required. Jim Ericson of FamilySearch 1950 Census Community Project explains...

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1950 Census Search Strategies

1950 Census Search Strategies

Grab your mug! In this Premium Members exclusive episode we'll be digging into the newly released 1950 U.S. Federal Census records.  The "waiting room" intro ends at the 3 minute mark.  Aired Live on Thursday, April 7, 2022  Show Notes Resource Download...

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Premium Podcast Episode 194

Premium Podcast Episode 194

How to Find Hard to Find Records with Lisa Louise Cooke   Are you having trouble finding a particular genealogical record you need? It happens to all of us, so in this episode we will take one Premium Member’s question about a divorce and follow the process of...

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