MyHeritage DNA Thanksgiving Sale Going on Now

    Now through November 23rd, MyHeritage DNA is having a Thanksgiving Sale on their DNA kits. Kits are 40% off--$59 instead of $99--and if you buy 3 or more kits, shipping is free! These would be a great gift for family members. We wish we'd thought to test our older family members before they died. I've taken a MyHeritage DNA test and included with the test is: two swabs vs. spit, you swab inside your mouth and place the swabs in vials to be tested vs. spitting into a container (my apologies if this is TMI but filling up a vial with spit might set off your gag reflex) an ethnicity estimate, broken down into as many as 42 ethnicity groups, with links to share to social media or print for your records (I was surprised to have an estimate that included Finnish ethnicity) DNA Matches from MyHeritage - these show the percentage of shared DNA, shared segments, largest segment, and estimated relationship to that person (I have 189 to review,…
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#FamilyHistoryMonth – see the latest free MyHeritage products

    On Day 3 of #FamilyHistoryMonth see the latest free MyHeritage products!     MyHeritage is a fee/subscription family history site specializing in online family tree hosting and building online digitized record searching and DNA testing and matching. In addition to these subscription services, they offer some free help to anyone with an interest in genealogy or family history.   Some free MyHeritage offers include:   Free family tree building for basic sites with a limit of 250 people and 500 MB storage                             Upload your DNA from Ancestry, FamilyTreeDNA, or 23andMe, and receive free Ethnicity Estimates and DNA Matches at MyHeritage                 Free genealogy software, Family Tree B…
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Labor Day Weekend Genealogy Deals!

  Follow the OnGenealogy blog for fee and free genealogy deals.   September is Save Your Photos Month. SaveYourPhotos.org has a link to events worldwide. Watch your favorite photo sites for sales and specials in September. In light of Hurricane Harvey and Save Your Photos month, ScanMyPhotos has a timely article with 8 tips for saving water damaged photos.   Free on Saturday Southern California Genealogical Society webinar, Caillte agus Aimsigh: Lost and Found - Irish History and Records, by Barbara M. Randall   Free through Sunday   Legacy Family Tree free download, Disaster Planning for the Genealogist   On Sale through Monday:   DNA tests MyHeritage DNA, Labor Day Sale, now through September 4th, MyHeritage DNA tests are $69, marked down $30 from their regular price of $99, not including taxes or shipping, order two kits for half price shipping, order three or more kits for free shipping …
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