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Extreme Genes is a genealogy show hosted by Fisher. Fisher has 30+ years of radio experience and has had a passion for genealogy since he was a teen. On Extreme Genes Fisher sets out to educate the audience on resources and techniques for completing any gaps found in your family tree. Each week Fisher interviews national experts in the field of genealogy as well as news related to all of our genealogy. Be sure to visit ExtremeGenes.com for all the latest on the show.

Extreme Genes - America's Family History and Genealogy Radio Show & Podcast Fisher

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.6 • 5 Ratings

Extreme Genes is a genealogy show hosted by Fisher. Fisher has 30+ years of radio experience and has had a passion for genealogy since he was a teen. On Extreme Genes Fisher sets out to educate the audience on resources and techniques for completing any gaps found in your family tree. Each week Fisher interviews national experts in the field of genealogy as well as news related to all of our genealogy. Be sure to visit ExtremeGenes.com for all the latest on the show.

    Fisher’s Top Tips #227r

    Fisher’s Top Tips #227r

    Female ancestors are sometimes difficult to find.  Fisher shares a few thoughts on other ways to look for them.

    • 49 sec
    Episode 352 - Connecticut Man’s DNA Shocker and the Strange DNA Match That Could Have Led to the Wrong Conclusion, Ancestry’s Thanksgiving Gift

    Episode 352 - Connecticut Man’s DNA Shocker and the Strange DNA Match That Could Have Led to the Wrong Conclusion, Ancestry’s Thanksgiving Gift

    Fisher visits with Crista Cowan from Ancestry.com, one of our show sponsors. Crista talks about how Ancestry.com is going to help us all through our socially distanced Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday, with free access to stories about your ancestors. Hear how it’s done and how you can get to the information!

    • 44 min
    Fisher’s Top Tips #226r

    Fisher’s Top Tips #226r

    Struggling to figure out where your ancestor’s Social Security records went? They might not have been there at all because things were different before 1951!

    • 43 sec
    Fisher’s Top Tips #225r

    Fisher’s Top Tips #225r

    Ever notice familiar repeating family names in a single family group? It could be the parents were following a classic pattern. And that pattern can tell you some very important truths about the previous generation.

    • 45 sec
    Episode 351 - Legal Genealogist Judy Russell On Copyright, Fair Use, and Ethics In Preparing Your Histories

    Episode 351 - Legal Genealogist Judy Russell On Copyright, Fair Use, and Ethics In Preparing Your Histories

    Fisher visits with Legal Genealogist Judy Russell on copyright, fair use, ethics, and much more in two parts. If you are preparing to write a history on your family this is must-hear radio!

    • 44 min
    Fisher’s Top Tips #224r

    Fisher’s Top Tips #224r

    Back in 1752, England enacted a law that changed our calendars forever. But did that law ever make a genealogist’s life complicated!

    • 59 sec

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