Tina Beaird, MLISFairfax County Genealogical Society, Weston Hotel, 7801 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22043Annual Spring Conference 4 Lectures:
1. Illinois Digital Resources
2. Researching at the Illinois State Archives
3. Illinois County Research Primer
4. Chicago Resources
Mags Gaulden, BA, APGWikiTree, Online - Grandma's Genes You Tube ChannelThe Profile Improvement Project with Bob Kenniston and award winning author and editor, the Book Doctor, Bobbie Christmas. 3PM EDT
Jill MorelliOlympia Genealogical Society Spring Seminar, Educational School District building, Tumwater, WAI am co-presenting with my friend, Janice Lovelace. My topics are Making Timelines Work for You (working title) and Finding the Women: 25+ Places to Look
Jay FonkertIowa Genealogical Society, Des Moines, IowaIGS Spring Workshop -- four lectures to be determined
Debra Dudek, BA, MScSouth Suburban Genealogical and Historical Society, 3000 W 170th Pl, Hazel Crest, IL 60429Discovering your UK/Irish Roots Online: Websites and Resources for English, Welsh, Irish and Scottish Ancestry
Janice M. SellersOakland FamilySearch Library, Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602Using the Subscription Newspaper Web Sites at FamilySearch Centers and Libraries
Mary Kircher RoddyKing County Libraries, Newcastle, Washington Censational Census Strategies - The US Federal census and its “little brother,” the state census, are among the major workhorses of genealogical research. But are you getting the most out of them? This presentation presents 20+ tips for finding missing ancestors and mining the census for more clues for follow-up research.
Kelli Bergheimer, MEd, MSMGreenup County Genealogy and Historical Society Conference, Kentucky, Greenup County Extension Office at 35 Wurtland Ave., Greenup KY 411441:30 p.m. DNA for Beginners
Kelli Bergheimer, MEd, MSMGreenup County Genealogy and Historical Society Conference, Kentucky, Greenup County Extension Office at 35 Wurtland Ave., Greenup KY 411443:00 pm Using Tools to Organize DNA Results
Mags Gaulden, BA, APGWikiTree, Online - Granma's Genes YouTube ChannelWikiTree LiveCast - The Scottish Project with Doug Straiton - 10AM EDT
Gail D. HershenzonNorthville Genealogical Society, Northville District Library, Northville, MichiganDetroit's Historic Woodmere Cemetery
M. Diane RogersBritish Columbia Genealogical Society, 211-12837 76th Avenue Surrey, BCMitochondrial DNA - What it is, how useful can it be to your genealogy, reading your FamilyTree DNA MtDNA report.
Mary Kircher RoddyKing County Libraries, Woodinville, WashingtonCensational Census Strategies - The US Federal census and its “little brother,” the state census, are among the major workhorses of genealogical research. But are you getting the most out of them? This presentation presents 20+ tips for finding missing ancestors and mining the census for more clues for follow-up research.
Mary Kircher RoddyStillaguamish Valley Genealogical Society, Arlington, WashingtonRead 'Em or Weep - Promise and Pitfalls in Newspaper OCR - Learn where to find free and pay newspaper sites online. Understand how to put OCR mistakes to work for you to increase search results. See a method to make sure you do thorough searching in every newspaper every time.
Shirley Gage HodgesIngham County Genealogical Society, Holt, MIUsing Probate Records
Mary Kircher RoddyKing County Libraries, Kingsgate Library, Kirkland, WashingtonA Nose for News - Sniffing Out Stories in Newspapers - More than a baker's dozen useful tips for searching in old newspapers. Each suggestion will be accompanied by real-life examples to cement the ideas.
Jim LanninHalifax Genealogical Society, Ormond Beach Regional Library Auditorium, 30 S Beach St., Ormond Beach, Florida "Practical DNA for Genealogy"
Mags Gaulden, BA, APGWikiTree, Online - Grandma's Genes YouTube ChannelWikiTree LiveCast - The Rangers Project with Eowyn Langholf 3PM EDT
Shirley Gage HodgesFamily History Center, Lansing, MI, East Lansing, MILittle Known Facts About the Census; The Orphan Trains
Eileen Souza, PLCGSCarroll County Public Library, Westminster Branch, 50 E. Main St., Westminster, MD 21157Getting Started With Your Genealogy
Diane L. RichardNERGC (New England Regional Genealogical Consortium) (2017 Conference), Springfield, MA(1) Freedmen's Burea Records -- Invaluable to All Southern Research, (2) Researching Finns (when you don't speak Finnish!)
Wevonneda MinisOhio Genealogical Society , Sandusky, OhioDid Great-Grandmother Really Disappear Without A Trace? Using Asylum Records
Wevonneda MinisOhio Genealogical Society, Sandusky, OhioResearching African Americans in the Wake of the Civil War: A Case Study
Rich VeneziaOhio Genealogical Society Conference, Kalahari Resort & Convention Center in Sandusky,Ohio8 AM: Italian-Americans: Find Your Roots in the Old Country
3 PM: The Aliens Are Coming: USCIS Record Sets
Margaret R. Fortier, MSHFIDNew England Regional Genealogical Consortium (NERGC) Conference, Mass Mutual Center, Springfield, MAFrench-Canadian Genealogy: Getting Started
Kelli Bergheimer, MEd, MSMOhio Genealogical Society Conference, Kalahari Resort & Convention Center in Sandusky,Ohio 3 pm F34-Using OneNote to Organize Your Genealogical Research
Kelli Bergheimer, MEd, MSMOhio Genealogical Society Conference, Kalahari Resort & Convention Center in Sandusky,Ohio4:30 pm F41-Online Tools to Organize and Collaborate with Your Cousins
M. Diane RogersAbbotsford Family History Centre, 30635 Blueridge Drive, Abbotsford, BCDeadline!: Researching in Historical Newspapers, Abbotsford Family History Day
Gail Shaffer BlankenauNebraska State Genealogy Society conference, Lincoln, NebraskaResearching Nebraska online
Tina Beaird, MLISFairfax County Virginia Genealogical Society, Dunn Loring Volunteer Fire Station Hall, 2148 Gallows Road, Vienna, VAPreserving Family Heirlooms
Mary Kircher RoddyPuget Sound Genealogical Society, Bremerton, WashingtonSpreadsheets 101: Excel-lence in Genealogy and Spreadsheets 201: Excel-lent Examples
Deborah WilbrinkMetro Davidson County Archives, Downtown Library, Nashville, TNTime to Tell Your Personal & Family History (Reading & Book Signing)
Julie Miller, CG, CGL, FNGSNational Genealogical Society Family History Conference, Raleigh, North CarolinaSources or Clues? Pitfalls of Using Published Genealogies and Online Trees
Eileen Souza, PLCGSHoward County Genealogical Society, Bain Center, 5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia, MD 21044The ABCs of DNA for Genealogy
C. Ann Staley, CG, CGLNational Genealogical Society, Raleigh, NCLand, Licenses, Love Gone Wrong, and Other Assorted Courthouse Records
Julie Miller, CG, CGL, FNGSNational Genealogical Society Family History Conference, Raleigh, North CarolinaCatholic Church Research in the Southeast
David AppletonCedar Hill Genealogy Society, Cedar Hill, TXIn Their Footsteps: The Genealogical Tourist
C. Ann Staley, CG, CGLNational Genealogical Society, Raleigh, NCSlave Narratives: Telling the Story of Slavery and Families
Mary Kircher RoddySkagit Valley Genealogical society, Burlington, WashingtonTime Will Tell - Using Timelines to Understand Your Ancestors - Are you using this tool to analyze your data? It's a great way to organize dates and places for specific ancestors and puts a different perspective on the information you've gathered.
Linda SernaSan Diego Genealogical Socity, St. Andrews Lutheran Church, 8350 Lake Murray Bl (at Jackson), San Diego, CA1. Visual Journey Beyond the Censuses; 2. WWI
Helen V Smith, PLCGSFootsteps in Time Conference, Gold Coast, Queensland AustraliaDNA: I Have My Results. Now What Do I Do?
Linda SernaVentura County Genealogical Society, Camarillo Public Library Community Room, 4101 E. Las Posas Rd, Camarillo, CARoad Block: Where Do I Go From Here?
Eileen Souza, PLCGSCarroll County Public Library, Westminster Branch, 50 E. Main St., Westminster, MD 21157The ABCs of DNA for Genealogy
Diane L. RichardWake County Genealogical Society, Raleigh, NCWhat's a Border?
Linda SernaGlendora Genealogical Group, La Tetra Center, 333 E. Foothill Bl, Glendora, CA (2nd floor Elm Room)DNA: The Basics Simplified
Eileen Souza, PLCGSLDS Church, 7255 Ridge Road, Mt. Airy, MD 21771The ABCs of DNA for Genealogy
Shirley Gage HodgesWomen's Fellowship Group First Congregational Church, Charlotte, MIWriting Your Family History
Mary Kircher RoddySouthern California Genealogical Society Jamboree, Burbank, CaliforniaBagging a Live One: Connecting With Cousins You Never Knew You Had
Debra Dudek, BA, MScSouthern California Genealogical Society Jamboree 2017, Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel, 2500 N Hollywood Way, Burbank, CAThe Diary of Wesley Peever - A World War I Genealogical Mystery
Debra Dudek, BA, MScSouthern California Genealogical Society Jamboree 2017, Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel, 2500 N Hollywood Way, Burbank, CACrime, Prison, and Punishment: Researching UK Criminal Ancestors
Janice M. SellersGenealogy Jamboree, Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel, 2500 North Hollywood Way, Burbank, CA 91505Reconstructing Family Information When You Start with Almost Nothing: A Case Study
Mary Kircher RoddySouthern California Genealogical Society Jamboree, Burbank, CaliforniaSpreadsheets 101 Workshop: An Excel-lent Hands-on Tutorial - * Learn some tricks and tools for using Excel for genealogy. How to deal with pre-1900 dates. How to import data from Ancestry, FamilySearch and other websites. How to wrap text, split columns, sort, find, use color and more. Bring your laptop to this hands-on workshop!
Shirley Gage HodgesLivingston County Genealogical Society, Howell, MIThe Role of Women in World War I and II
Helen V Smith, PLCGSUnlock the Past, Crusing from Brisbane Australia to Papua New GuineaVisualising Family History Data
Helen V Smith, PLCGSUnlock the Past, Crusing from Brisbane Australia to Papua New GuineaDNA: I have My Results. Now What Do I Do?
Helen V Smith, PLCGSUnlock the Past, Crusing Brisbane to New GuineaDNA:What Use is it? Which Test, Who From and Why?
Gail Shaffer BlankenauGerman-American Genealogical Partnership, 2017 International German Genealogy Conference, Minneapolis Marriott Northwes7025 Northland Drive North, Brooklyn Park, MN 55428This conference is July 28-30. The specific time for my presentations TBA.
Introduction to using German parish records and Top Tips in Reading German parish records.
Jill MorelliGermanic-American Genealogical Conference, Minneapolis, MN1. Finding Dirk: Insanity in the 19th c., 2. Push - Pull: Decision-making of a 19th c. Emigrant and 3. Ostfriesen Overview
Karen Stanbary, MA, CG℠Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research: Genetics for Genealogists Beginning DNA, Athens, GeorgiaDNA & GPS
Kelli Bergheimer, MEd, MSMScioto County Chapter of Ohio Genealogical Society, Portsmouth Public Library, Portsmouth, Ohio1:00 Putting the Gene in Genealogy
Wevonneda MinisFederation of Genealogical Societies, Pittsburgh, PAFreedmen's Bureau Labor Contracts: A Closer Look
Wevonneda MinisFederation of Genealogical Societies, Pittsburgh, PADid Great-Grandmother Really Vanish Into Thin Air? Using Asylum Records
Janice M. SellersOakland FamilySearch Library, Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602Following a Family's History for 150 Years through Newspaper Articles
Tammy Tipler-Priolo, BASc, PLCGSToronto Branch OGS, Eglinton St George's United Church 35 Lytton Blvd, TorontoTracking Your Illusive Aboriginal Ancestors in the Records
Janice M. SellersAfrican American Genealogical Society of Northern California, Dimond Branch, Oakland Public Library, 3565 Fruitvale Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602Freedmen's Bureau 2.0: A Better Way to Do Slave Research
Julie Miller, CG, CGL, FNGSCastle Rock Colorado Genealogical Society, Castle Rock, ColoradoBecoming American: Naturalization Records
Karen KrugmanLyon Township Public Library, 27005 S. Milford Road South Lyon, Michigan 48178Place holder for future use
Karen KrugmanVan Buren Regional Genealogy Society, Community Room of the Van Buren District Library Webster Memorial Library BranchPlace holder for future use
Karen KrugmanFox Run Genealogy Society, Fox Run VillagePlace Holder
Karen KrugmanAllegan District Library Genealogy Group, Allegan District Library, 331 Hubbard St., Allegan, Michigan 49010Place holder for future use
Karen KrugmanTecumseh District Library, 215 North Ottawa Street Tecumseh, MI 49286Place holder for future use