Mondays with Myrt
Our flagship hangout where we discuss what's trending in the world of genealogy research and technology.
Pre-2016 DearMYRTLE Hangout Archives
Here you'll find a wealth of genealogy how-to advice in this collection of 500+ videos, designed with beginner to intermediate genealogists in mind.
You may stop, rewind and replay these helpful videos as needed.
Happy family tree climbing!
Your friend in genealogy.
One of DearMYRTLE's very distant cousins hosts the panel to discuss one topic in depth, usually a subject brought up during Mondays with Myrt that needs more exploration.
Beginning Genealogy Study Group
20 sessions explaining the thought processes of gathering documents mentioning ancestors, analyzing, dealing with conflicting info and compiling using modern genealogy software.
Demystifying My DNA Tests
Angie Bush,MS explains the intricacies of DearMYRTLE's DNA test results.
The Written Conclusion Study Group
Composing clearly written proof statements, proof summaries and proof arguments is the hallmark of quality genealogical research. Syllabus: Thomas W. Jones' Mastering Genealogical Proof. (4 videos)
GenLaw Study Group
The panel discusses Kay Haviland Freilich & William B Freilich's Genealogy and the Law: A Guide to Legal Sources for the Family Historian.
GenTools Study Group
The panel discusses various resources both inside and outside the genealogy vertical that may assist researchers in the gathering, note taking, compiling and sharing family heritage.
Mastering Genealogy Proof Study Group 1
With a decidedly US slant, we study Thomas W. Jones' Mastering Genealogical Proof.
Mastering Genealogy Proof Study Group 2
With a decidedly British slant, we study Thomas W. Jones' Mastering Genealogical Proof.
Mastering Genealogy Proof Study Group 3
With a global slant, we study Thomas W. Jones' Mastering Genealogical Proof.
Guided by Claire V. Brisson-Banks, AG, CG the panel tackles record collections for Scottish ancestors.
Tracing Immigrant Origins Study Group
The panel discusses both country of arrival and country of departure record groups, passenger records, census and city directories, etc. (7 videos)
What Does SHE Say? Study Group
The panel discusses chapters 1 & 2 of Elizabeth Shown Mills' Evidence Explained: :Citing History Sources from Artifacts to Cyberspace, 3rd Edition.