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Genealogy News- A Contest, a Conference, and a Podcast

Genealogy News 

Genealogy Gems Podcast - New Free Episode

On January 22, 2010 Genealogy Gems Podcast recorded their first live show before a sold out audience at the Family History Expo in Mesa, Arizona. You can now enjoy the energy of this conference by listening to the first live edition of The Genealogy Gems Podcast.

Here’s the guest line-up that you will get to enjoy on this particular podcast!

• Gena Philibert Ortega, Editor of the World Vital Records newsletter

• Thomas MacEntee of Geneabloggers and his Top 10 List of Genealogy Blogging Myths

• Anastasia Tyler of

This special live episode is now available on Episode 79.
Learn more about Genealogy Gems Podcasts

Contest at

Win $500.00 of Products

Be a fan and email your Facebook username to and you will be entered to win Prize Pack.

Prize pack includes 1 year World Deluxe subscription to, Family Tree Maker 2010 and My Canvas Photo Book. CONTEST ENDS JANUARY 31st,2010 No purchase necessary.

Checkout the official rules

However, this is not open to their Canadian clients, and oh my there are a lot of them and their not very happy about this. Maybe, will offer a separate contest for its millions of Canadian clients.

Ontario Genealogical Conference 2010

If you plan on attending the OGS Conference, or haven’t decided then you need to check out the conference info. This will enable you to pinpoint the specific seminars that may interest you, narrow down your choices based on your genealogical needs.

If you haven’t already registered, go to the program pages! You’ll find details about lectures, tours, and the special Dutch and Italian streams. Check out the brand new “Lecture Streams at a Glance” page with printable schedules for each day.

Once you’ve made your choices, click on “How do I register?” and select the registration package that suits you best. Then let the secure online registration form guide you through the process.