2020 WNYGS "Members Only" Webinar Series


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Five Saturday Sessions with MyHeritage

featuring Daniel Horowitz


Sat. 5/16/20 from 10-11 a.m. Planting a Family Tree Online on MyHeritage

Session 1: Learn how to build an online family tree in the free and friendly website MyHeritage.com. Enter detailed information, upload images, and use, invite and share information with family members. Find long lost relative and historical records for every person in your family.

Sat. 5/30/20 from 10-11 a.m. MyHeritage's Unique Technologies to Research Your Family

Session 2: Technology has revitalized genealogy, opening many new frontiers for research while maintaining the thrill of the detective hunt. MyHeritage’s key technologies are precisely the intersection of technology and genealogy. Daniel will share how you can make the most of them for your family history research.

Sat. 6/13/20 from 10-11 a.m. MyHeritage's New Advanced Features and Technologies

Session 3: An advance review of new features and technologies on MyHeritage, the online family history service. Take full advantage of MyHeritage's unmatched technologies to help you find long-lost relatives. The tree Consistency Checker, PedigreeMap, Theory of Family Relativity, Calendar and Events, Statistics, Pedigree Tree, Charts, Relationship Report, Surveys, and more.

Sat. 7/30/20 [New Rescheduled Date] from 10-11 a.m. Families Reunited Thanks to Genetic Genealogy: True Stories

Session 4: As a global leader in family history, MyHeritage believes that every story count. Across a diverse range of cultures and backgrounds, our lives and family traditions are shaped by the generations that came before us, and we all have much to learn from our ancestors.

Sat. 8/1/20 from 10-11 a.m. PedigreeMap - An Interactive Map of Your Family History

Session 5: PedigreeMap is an innovative free feature for visualizing your family history. This feature plots births, marriages, and deaths, digital and scanned historical photos from your MyHeritage family tree on an interactive map. Get tips on tracking the locations of important events in your family history and understanding your ancestors’ life journeys.

REGISTRATION: Advanced registration required. Registration URLs will be emailed directly to WNYGS members in advance of the programs.


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About the Presenter: 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).


>> This series generously presented by MyHeritage.


Last updated: April 27, 2020