Listen in to Genealogy Gems Podcast Episode 222 to hear all about THE Genealogy Show from Kirsty Gray, Director of THE Genealogy Show in an interview conducted by Lisa Louise Cooke
Lisa Louise Cooke is a leading speaker and educator in the world of genealogy and will be joining us at THE Genealogy Show 2019. A genealogist since childhood, a background in theatre, and hundreds of presentations around the world position Lisa as a world-class genealogy speaker. She will bring a deep understanding of her topics in a fun, easy-to-understand, and downright entertaining way. Her multi-media presentations will have everyone enthralled and inspired to learn more about their family history.
Lisa Louise Cooke is CEO of Genealogy Gems, a genealogy education company featuring The Genealogy Gems Podcast, available at in iTunes, and the Genealogy Gems app. Her books include Mobile Genealogy, The Genealogist’s Google Toolbox Second Edition, How to Find Your Family History in Newspapers, and she has published 100+ videos at the Genealogy Gems YouTube Channel.
Time Travel with Google Earth (Friday 7 June 2019 at 3:30pm in Arena 1)
Get ready to experience old historic maps, genealogical records, images, and videos coming together to create stunning time travel experiences in the free Google Earth program. We’ll incorporate automated changing boundaries and uncover historic maps that are built right into Google Earth. Tell time travel stories that will truly excite your non-genealogist relatives! You’ve never seen anything like this class!
The Power of Video Paired with Genealogy (Saturday 8 June 2018 at 11:30am in Arena 1)
Internet video is experiencing explosive growth. Don’t let the video revolution pass you by! In this class Lisa Louise Cooke of one of the largest genealogy YouTube channels, Genealogy Gems, will show you how online video can enrich your family history. Genealogists can use video in countless ways to learn more about their ancestors, enhance their online presence to attract others researching the same family lines, and create intriguing projects to share their family stories.
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