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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

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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.

    Fisher’s Top Tips #229r

    Fisher’s Top Tips #229r

    War, population growth and shifting can all contribute to boundary changes. And boundary changes mean that, even if your ancestors stayed in the same place, their records could be hiding in many places.

    • 54 sec
    Episode 353 - Ordinary Person / Extraordinary Find in Italy! “Archive Lady” Opens Minds To What Might Be Found

    Episode 353 - Ordinary Person / Extraordinary Find in Italy! “Archive Lady” Opens Minds To What Might Be Found

    Fisher visits with Lisa Murphy of Orem, Utah, an “Ordinary Person With An Extraordinary Find.” Lisa’s grandfather was a family enigma. He died without ever telling anyone exactly where he was from, and very little about the family itself.

    • 44 min
    Fisher’s Top Tips #228r

    Fisher’s Top Tips #228r

    Fisher had given up on finding the parents of an elusive ancestor when he took one last step before closing the book on the case. And it made all the difference in the world!

    • 52 sec
    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

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