MyHeritage adds NYC vital records and indexes

37.4 million records for New York City. MyHeritage is the only genealogy company that hosts the index for these records with scanned images, even names of witnesses and parents are indexed. I found some entries I need to research more, but am pretty sure where they fit in. You can search the collections here: Search […]

New DNA Uploads to MyHeritage for free including access to advanced DNA features

An early RootsTech news release is below. I will try to keep readers updated on a variety of the news that I receive over the next several days. RootsTech, a large genealogy event, is taking place February 29-March 2 in Salt Lake City. If you aren’t traveling there, you can view many of the presentations […]

The beginnings of MyHeritage in a short documentary

From a Daniel Horowitz press release: “We recently celebrated 20 years since MyHeritage’s founding! In honor of the occasion, I’m delighted to share with you an amazing documentary produced by our team that tells the story of MyHeritage: from Gilad’s passion for family history at a young age, to an international company with millions of […]

Holocaust survivor had no clue who he was. A MyHeritage DNA test found family and his name.

An amazing story of a young child now an older adult being reunited with family due to a match from his MyHeritage DNA test. The MyHeritage blog has the full story of family in two distant countries matching. If you are interest in match stories and reunions, check for more on the MyHeritage blog. From […]