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.
Episode 397 - Crowd Sourcing Around the World/ More Genie eBay Finds!
Melanie McComb joins the show from the New England Historic Genealogical Society. Melanie was the recent beneficiary of the WikiTree Challenge, where researchers around the world looked at her family tree and went to work extending it, correcting it, and finding stories.
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What’s Going to Happen to Your Records and Heirlooms When You’re Gone?
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Can’t Find Your Key Record on Line? Try the Old-Fashioned Way.
Episode 396 - “Mr. Genealogist, Tear Down This Wall!”
Fisher talks with Helena Bouchez of Ohio. Helena struggled for twenty years to break through her Belgian “brick wall,” only to have it smashed by others in just 45 minutes! Hear how it was done and how far back it has taken her.
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Got an Ancestor Who Served? Look to Military Records as a Source for Incredible Family Stories.
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Got DNA Skills? Become A Search Angel for Others!
I really look forward to this every week!! And have listened to all of the episodes So many interesting stories, and guests. Fast moving and packed with great ideas !! Passionate and knowledgeable about Family History. Good clear sound. Great radio format and voices! Thanks guys !!
Top Notch Genealogy Help & Interesting Stories
I've listend to this podcast with host Scott Fisher for several years and always learn something new to help me in my genealogy research. Covers all the bases. Professionally done with a planned segmented format each week and just the right length to enjoy on a nice walk. Transcribed also which is helpful. It's not just great, it is the best!
This is the only genealogy podcast I listen to regularly, and I have tried many. The magazine format moves along without dragging, the features are interesting, and I pick up little bits to try out later. David Allen Lambert adds a conversational tone to the start of each episode, and featured guests are knowledgeable.