Fisher opens the show with a great family story about his
wife's uncle, a cell phone, and a funeral! In Family Histoire
News for this week, Fisher tells you about Laura Berry of BBC 1 and
her list of Top 10 Family History Apps. We guarantee you
don't know them all! Then, a man in Michigan went to digitize
old home movies belonging to his grandparents from 1941. You
won't believe what they saw, and who wanted to have it.
Mimi McDonald-Hartnett of New Jersey joins the show to tell
her story of a house cleaning. The home, in Jersey City, New
Jersey had once belonged to her late grandparents, and most
recently belonged to her late aunt. Mimi and her sisters went
to work cleaning after the aunt died and started making family
history discoveries that have greatly deepened their ties to their
Then, Anna Swayne and Matthew Deighton of Ancestry.com talk
about the Ancestry features that are just about to disappear
forever. What are they? Will you be affected?
Better listen... and fast!
Then Tom Perry from TMCPlace.com, the preservation authority
answers a fascinating question. Why is it a DVD or CD can be
more easily damaged from the TOP side of the disk? You'll
want to know.
About the Podcast
Extreme Genes is America's Family History and Genealogy Radio Show & Podcast hosted by Fisher