Julie Miller, CGNational Genealogical Society 2016 Family History Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, FloridaCarriers of News and Knowledge: Post Office Records;Eddie Wenck: The Case of a Little Lost Boy;Alien Registration Records
Diane L. RichardNational Genealogical Society (NGS), Ft. Lauderdale, FLS404 - A Hand-Out for the Poor, T227 - Freedmen's Bureau Records
Janice M. SellersAnne Bradstreet Chapter of the National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century, Delancey Street, 600 Embarcadero, San Francisco, CAA Tale of Two Brothers: The Patriot and the Outlaw
Jill MorelliNational Genealogical Society Conference 2016, 1950 Eisenhower Blvd., Ft. Lauderdale, FloridaOn Death and Dying: We will explore the approach of families to death and dying prior to the Civil War, why the Civil War changed how we think about it and finally medical advances during the period that made the Civil War a game-changer for medical advances.
Debra Dudek, BA, MScFountaindale Public Library District, Bolingbrook, ILMaster of Ceremonies - Genealogy Day
Janice M. SellersSan Francisco/Peninsula Colony, Mayflower Society, Delancey Street Restaurant, 600 Embarcadero, San Francisco, CAA Tale of Two Brothers: The Patriot and the Outlaw
Dana Ann Palmer, CGGreene County Genealogical Society, Xenia, OhioPreserving Your History
Linda SernaAntelope Valley Genealogical Society, Chimbole Cultural Center, 38350 Sierra Hwy, Palmdale, CASolving Mysteries: Step by Step
Tina BeairdFox Valley Genealogical Society, Naperville Municipal Center 400 South Eagle, Naperville, IllinoisUsing Coroner's Records, Funeral Home Records and Fold3 to find burial information
Bethany Waterbury, D.V.M.French Canadian Historical Society of Michigan, Mount Clemens, MichiganUsing DNA to Breakdown Brick Walls
Janice M. SellersOakland FamilySearch Library, Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602Using Finding Aids for Jewish Records to Help Research Non-Jewish Ancestors
Mary Kircher RoddyKing County Library - Bothell, King County Library - 18215 98th Ave. NE Bothell, WA 98011Bagging A Live One: Connecting With Cousins You Never Knew You Had - - Learn how to find distant relatives, perhaps ones you never knew existed. You will come away with the skills to target specific people and to find their contact details
Linda SernaConejo Valley Genealogical Society, Grant R Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Rd., Thousand Oaks, CAGenealogy as Detective Work
Laura HedgecockSociety of Active Retirees (SOAR) , Wayn State Extension (Farmington Hills MI) Create your own Treasure Chest of Memories
Gail Shaffer BlankenauUniversity of Nebraska-Lincoln Love Library, Love Library, University of Nebraska-LincolnFinding Your Germanic Ancestral Village
Tina BeairdPlainfield Public Library, Plainfield Public Library 15025 s.Illinois St. Plainfield, IL 60544Recreating World War I Records
Julie Miller, CGCastle Rock Colorado Genealogical Society, Castle Rock, ColoradoOrganizing Your Genealogy Without Losing Your Mind
Eileen Souza, PLCGSWestminster Branch, Carroll County Public Library, 50 East Main St., Westminster, Maryland 21157Getting Started with Your Genealogy
Ted GostinGlendora Genealogical Group, La Tetra Center, 333 E. Foothill Blvd., Glendora, CABreaking Down Brick Walls: Three Case Studies
Karen KrugmanFox Run Genealogy Society, Fox Run VillageTBD
Daniel EarlOntario Genealogical Society Conference, Toronto, OntarioGenealogy on Cloud 9: Genealogy Beyond the BinderBecoming a Genealogy N.I.N.J.A: A New Look at Brick Walls
Jill MorelliSCGS Jamboree 2016, Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel, 2500 Hollywood Way, Burbank, CABlog Your Family History: Eating the Elephant One Bite at a Time: You know you should write your family history, but sometimes it seems overwhelming. We will discuss how blogging might be a way to reduce THE book to a manageable size. And, you may still get a book out of it as well. Six easy steps to setting up your first blog--so easy!
Ted GostinSCGS 47th Annual Jamboree 2016, Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel, 2500 Hollywood Way, Burbank,CAFinding Vital Records Online - Beyond Ancestry and FamilySearch
Jill MorelliSCGS Jamboree 2016, Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel, 2500 Hollywood Way, Burbank, CAFire Insurance Maps: The Google Maps of Their Day: I love maps! We will explore the history of Sanborn (and others) Fire Insurance maps and cover ways that the maps can assist you in your family history. Did you know there were over 50K maps of cities and towns? There are also maps of distilleries and sugar plantations.
Janice M. SellersSouthern California Genealogical Society Jamboree, Burbank Airport Marriott Hotel, 2500 North Hollywood Way, Burbank, CA 91505Get Me to the Church on Time: Finding Religious Records
Mary Kircher RoddyJewish Genealogical Society of Washington State, Bellevue, WashingtonTelling Their Story When They Left No Story - You've spent years (or decades) working on your genealogy. Now it's finally time to take all that data and put it together into a story that your relatives - yes, even your spouse and children! - will want to read. Mary Roddy will show you how to take your data and "fluff it up" with the kinds of details that draw your reader into the story of their ancestors' lives.
Tina BeairdFox Lake District Library, Fox Lake District Library 255 E. Grand Ave. Fox Lake, IL 60020CSI: Cemetery Search and Investigation
Linda SernaSan Diego Genealogical Society, St. Andrews Lutheran Church, 8350 Lake Murray Bl (at Jackson), San Diego, CA1. War of 1812 2. Solving Mysteries: Step by Step
Mary Kircher RoddySkagit Valley Genealogical Society, Burlington, WashingtonTrails West: Crossing the Continent 1840-1869 Before the transcontinental railroad was completed Easterners and Mid-Westerners began to settle the West. How did they get there and what was the journey like? Presentation covers overland and water routes with descriptions of the journey and using clues to discover how and when your ancestor traveled.
Deborah A. Carder MayesFulton County Genealogical Society Banquet, Delta, OhioTalking to the Dead
Tina BeairdLake County Illinois Genealogical Society, Mundelein Park District 1401 N. Midlothian Rd. Mundelein, ILMapping Your Migrating Ancestors
Caron Primas BrennanCAGGNI GeneaQuest Conference, Schaumburg ILFold3.com
Kelli Bergheimer, MEd, MSMOhio History Center, 800 E. 17th Ave. Columbus, OH 4321110 am How to Organize Your Genealogy: Paper and Digital
Jill MorelliSouth King County Genealogical Society, Wesley Homes, Des Moines, 816 S 216th St., Des Moines, WA 98198.Rootless: Retrospective of America's Fascination with its Ancestry: Lisa Oberg and I will give a brief overview of the surges of interest in genealogy over time.
Dana Ann Palmer, CGNorthwest Ohio Genealogy Seminar, Fremont, OhioOhio Research
Dana Ann Palmer, CGNorthwest Ohio Genealogy Seminar, Fremont, OhioCollecting Dead Relatives
Mary Kircher RoddyKing County Library - Lake Forest Park, King County Library - 17171 Bothell Way NE Lake Forest Park, WA 98155Bagging A Live One: Connecting With Cousins You Never Knew You Had - - Learn how to find distant relatives, perhaps ones you never knew existed. You will come away with the skills to target specific people and to find their contact details
Mary Kircher RoddyPuget Sound Genealogical Society, Bremerton, WashingtonTrails West: Crossing the Continent 1840-1869 Before the transcontinental railroad was completed Easterners and Mid-Westerners began to settle the West. How did they get there and what was the journey like? Presentation covers overland and water routes with descriptions of the journey and using clues to discover how and when your ancestor traveled.
Warren Bittner, CGSMGRIP,
Bethany Waterbury, D.V.M.Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP), La Roche College, Wexford, PennsylvaniaFundamentals of Forensic Genealogy for the 21st Century: Adoption and DNA Forensic Cases
Tina BeairdMcHenry County Genealogical Society, McHenry County College, 8900 Rt. 14 Crystal Lake, IL 60012McHenry County Genealogical Society's Annual Summer Conference:
CSI: Cemetery Search and Investigation and Pinning Down the Past: Adding Social Media to Your Genealogical Repertoire
Jill MorelliCape Cod Genealogical Society, The Genealogical Proof Standard According to Sherlock Holmes: Who knew that he was practicing the GPS as he solved the mysteries of mid-century England?
Janice M. SellersOakland FamilySearch Library, Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602Reading and Transcribing American Colonial Handwriting
Jill MorelliFalmouth Genealogical Society, TBDToo Many Mary's: solving Problems of identify in turn of the century Ireland.
Dayna Jacobs, AGBYU Conference on Family History and Genealogy, Provo, Utah1. Wild, Wild Research in the U.S. Mountain West
2. Free Genealogy Classes and Online Learning
Billie Stone Fogarty, M. Ed.Oklahoma Genealogical Society, Oklahoma History Center, Oklahoma City, OKUnlocking the Treasures in the National Archives
Tina BeairdElgin Genealogical Society, Gail Borden Public Library 270 N. Grove Ave. Elgin, IL 60120CSI: Cemetery Search and Investigation
Mary Kircher RoddyInternational Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies, Seattle WashingtonWhere There’s a Will – (There’s a Way to Find New Genealogical Information)
Mary Kircher RoddyInternational Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies, Seattle Washington"Read '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.
Daniel EarlNorthwest Genealogy Conference, Arlington, WashingtonCemeteries and Ancestors: Leave No Stone Unturned
Funeral Homes and Family History: They're Dying to Meet You!
Becoming a Genealogy N.I.N.J.A.: A New Look at Brick Walls
Living on Cloud 9: Genealogy Beyond the Binder
Michelle GoodrumStillaguamish Valley Genealogical Society, Byrnes Performing Arts Center, Arlington, WAUsing Homestead Records to Tell your Ancestor's Story
Mary Kircher RoddyNorthwest Genealogy Conference, Arlington, Washington"Telling Their Story When They Left No Stories" - It's time to put your research into a story that your relatives will want to read. See how to take your data and "fluff it up" with the kinds of details that draw a reader into their ancestors' life.
"Censational Census Strategies" - See more than 20 strategies for census work including finding "missing" people, seeing more than names and ages, understanding census mistakes and miscellaneous tips. Make the most of census research.
Mary Kircher RoddyNorthwest Genealogy Conference, Arlington, WashingtonRead 'Em or Weep - Promise and Pitfalls in Newspaper OCR - Learn where to find free and pay newspaper sites. Understand how to put OCR mistakes to work for you to increase search results. See how to do thorough searching in every paper every time.
Tina BeairdLasalle Co. Genealogy Guild, 115 West Glover St. Ottawa, IL 61350Scottish Resources: There's More to Scottish research than Scotland's People!
Eileen Souza, PLCGSWestminster Branch, Carroll County Public Library, 50 East Main St., Westminster, Maryland 21157Dig Up Your Ancestors Online!
Billie Stone Fogarty, M. Ed.Federation of Genealogical Societies, Springfield, IllinoisTeam Building in a Me-Centered Society W-112
Billie Stone Fogarty, M. Ed.Federation of Genealogical Societies, Springfield, IllinoisHow the War of 1812 Affected Illinois T-234
Shirley Gage HodgesBerrien County Genealogical Society, St. Joseph, MIImmigration: The Journey to America; The Orphan Trains; Newspapers: A Pot of Gold; The Internet: Blessings and Curses
Janice M. SellersCalifornia Genealogical Society, California Genealogical Society & Library, 2201 Broadway Suite LL2, Oakland, CAReading and Transcribing American Colonial Handwriting
Jill MorelliHistoric Seattle, TBDLook, See & Analyze Your Built Environment; This interactive discussion/workshop will explore the clues garnered when utilizing both documents and your observations and subsequently will enrich your writing and understanding of the built environment. This Architect-led discussion will explore all levels of the urban environment -- interiors, the buildings, the property and the neighborhood context.
Kelli Bergheimer, MEd, MSMAssociation of Professional Genealogists- Professional Management Conference, Allen County Public Library, Ft. Wayne, Indiana2:15 pm Succession Planning for Your Genealogical Business
Mary Kircher RoddySouthern California Genealogical Society Webinar Extension Series, WebinarTrails West: Crossing the Continent 1840-1869
Before the transcontinental railroad was completed Easterners and Mid-Westerners began to settle the West. How did they get there and what was the journey like? Presentation covers overland and water routes with descriptions of the journey and using clues to discover how and when your ancestor traveled.
Kelli Bergheimer, MEd, MSMMinnesota Genealogical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota12:45 pm Using OneNote to Organize Your Genealogical Research
Kelli Bergheimer, MEd, MSMMinnesota Genealogical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota2:15 Online Tools to Organize and Collaborate with Your Cousins
Linda Okazaki Nichi Bei Foundation and the Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation, Angel Island, CaliforniaConsultations with Pilgrims: Find Your Family
Jill MorelliWoodinville Genealogical Society, TBDTBD
Gail D. HershenzonCustom Holidays , Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, MichiganWalking/driving tour of Woodmere Cemetery
Jill MorelliNordic Heritage Museum, Nordic Heritage MuseumYour Scandinavian Roots: Researching the Records of the North: a workshop researching three record sets of Sweden, Denmark, and Norway.
Jill MorelliIndiana State Library, Genealogy and Local History Fair, Indianapolis, IndianaFire Insurance Maps: The Google Maps of their Day
Janice M. SellersCalifornia State Genealogical Alliance and California Genealogical Society, California Genealogical Society & Library, 2201 Broadway Suite LL2, Oakland, CAto be determined
Janice M. SellersGenealogical Society of Vallejo-Benicia, 734 Marin Street, Vallejo, CA 94590Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust: What's Buried in Cemetery Records
Karen KrugmanLyon Township Public Library, 27005 S. Milford Road South Lyon, Michigan 48178Holding for future use
Karen KrugmanFord Genealogy Club, Ford WHQ - 5th FloorHolding for future Use
Karen KrugmanWestern Michigan Genealogical Society, Grand Rapids Public Library, 111 Library St. NE, Grand Rapids, 1:30 pmPlace holder for future use