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Friends of Irish Research 2019 Seminars Series
Cohosted by the Alliance of Massachusetts Genealogists

899 N. Main St., Brockton, MA 02301

Sunday, August 18 & Monday, August 19

Come hear from Daniel Horowitz, Genealogy Expert from MyHeritage

• Sunday at 2:30 pm – “Effectively Using DNA Matches”
• Sunday at 5:00 pm – “Researching Your Jewish Heritage”
• Monday at 6:30 pm – “Researching SuperSearch and Getting Record Matches”

Plan to come early and spend some time in the David Allen Lambert Library, which is now a FamilySearch Affiliate Library. The library will open an hour before the lectures. Please check our website for details on each lecture.

Please register by emailing gro.liamg|hcraeserhsirifosdneirf#gro.liamg|hcraeserhsirifosdneirf

Directions: On Route 24 take Exit 19A (Harrison Blvd) to the second set of lights and turn right on West Main Street. Once you go past Dairy Queen continue about a mile and 899 North Main Street is on the left next to Brennan’s Smoke Shop. You can park in the North Baptist Church parking lot and in the field as well as on the street.
Meet Our Speaker: Daniel Horowitz is the Genealogy Expert at MyHeritage, providing, key contributions liaising with genealogy societies, bloggers and media, as well as lecturing, and attending conferences around the world. Dedicated to Genealogy since 1986, he was the teacher and the study guide editor of the family history project "Searching for My Roots" in Venezuela for 15 years. Daniel is involved in several crowdsource digitization and transcription projects and holds a board level position at the Israel Genealogy Research Association (IGRA).

Seminar Descriptions

Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 2:30 pm “Effectively Using DNA Matches”
MyHeritage DNA test can reveal valuable family history information and tell you more about your origins. The DNA Matching service enables you to connect with relatives you never knew, and the ethnicity estimate where you can see what percentage of your DNA comes from different places around the world.

Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 5:00 pm Researching your Jewish Heritage:
Learn about the main repositories for Jewish Genealogy available on the internet. This program will illustrate how to search efficiently in different databases, Jewish (JewishGen, GesherGalicia, JRI-Poland, and Jewish Genealogy Societies) and not-Jewish (FamilySearch, Ancestry, MyHeritage), to find the information you are looking for.

Monday, August 19, 2019 at 6:30 pm Researching SuperSearch and Getting Record Matches
Super Search technology has been thoroughly updated recently. Join MyHeritage expert Genealogist Daniel Horowitz in a fast-paced session on this new technology. Learn how it works, and how it can benefit your research. Learn how to effortlessly cover thousands of important repositories in a single search.

This Calendar is sponsored by Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter.

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