Genealogy News



Genealogy Blog Finder  find a blog on the genealogy topic of your choice

Ancestry  the latest articles from ancestry, monthly

Ancestry Insider  ongoing commentary on and, often with useful tips

Dear Myrtle  Providing practical, down-to-earth advice for family historians since 1995, online since 1985.

Eastman’s Online Genealogy Daily Blog  Daily Blog from Dick Eastman, with lots of tips on geneology techology

Genealogy Blog  Everton Publishers

Genealogy Explained  an educational blog designed to help weekend warrior genealogists learn how to climb their family trees.

Genealogy Insider  from Family Tree Magazine

GenealogyInTime  a free online genealogy magazine containing genealogy news, articles and links

Genes-Musings  Randy Seaver’s genealogy research tips and techniques, genealogy news

Irish Genealogy News  Claire Santry’s outstanding blog of Irish family history news

The Legal Genealogist  Blog of Judy G. Russell, helping us understand the law and how it relates to genealogy reseach

Photo Detective  Maureen Taylor’s tips on uncovering your ancestry through photographs

Steve’s Genealogy Blog  Stephen Danko’s blog about Polish history, his family ancestry and organizing your tree

Upfront  the latest genealogy news from the National Genealogical Society

Vita Brevis  from the New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS), with short essays by the Society’s expert staff on their own research as well as news of the greater genealogical community

Newsletters & Magazines

Fiske Genealogical Foundation Newsletter

Historic Pathways  a collection of her articles and genealogical case studies from Elizabeth Shown Mills, available for download

Prologue  the National Archives quarterly magazine, some articles free online


Dear Myrtle  Providing practical, down-to-earth advice for family historians since 1995, online since 1985.

Extreme Genes  weekly radio show and podcast about genealogy research

Family Tree Magazine Podcast  Lisa Louise Cooke hosts interviews with experts and news from managing editor Diane Haddad

Fieldstone Common  Weekly talk show focusing on New England history with host Marian Pierre-Louis

Genealogy Gems  podcast from Lisa Louise Cooke covering all aspects of genealogy research

Genealogy Guys  podcast discussing current genealogy news with archives that go back all the way to 2005

Irish Roots  Irish Family History broadcasts with extensive archive

National Archives Know Your Records workshops  on using their records

National Archives of England Podcast Series  lectures on English genealogy research


Ancestry’s Youtube Channel  Instructional videos on using Ancestry, grouped in playlists

Familysearch Youtube Channel  Short videos with tips, news and getting started ideas