On this week show, Fisher’s got the latest on battle over the body of King Richard III. In fact, scientists revealed something he wishes had never been brought up! He also reviews the story of Trisha Yearwood on “Who Do You Think You Are.” This leads to a revelation about ancestors on both Fisher’s and his wife’s side of the family which he has never shared before. Also, writer Thomas Harding learns the story of his great uncle, a German Jew who becomes a war crimes investor for the British after World War II.
Our guest this week is Ron Fox, newspaper writer and researcher. Ron returns to the show to discuss digitized newspapers and what you can learn from them. He’s got some great examples of ancestral stories with great detail. Ron also shares free websites for you to find your ancestors in digitized newspapers going back hundreds of years.
Tom Perry from TMCPlace.com talks about the next big thing in preservation… linkage. Photos, stories, video, audio, all together and how you do it!
This episode of Extreme Genes originally aired on KNRS on 09/08/13