Tina BeairdGlen Ellyn Public Library, Glen Ellyn Public Library 400 Duane St, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137Unlocking the Secrets of Your Family Tree
Tina BeairdPlainfield Public Library, Plainfield Public Library 15025 s. Illinois St. Plainfield, IL 60544Unlocking the Secrets of Your Family Tree
Louis KesslerUnlock the Past, At sea New Zealand to AustraliaNames, events, dates and places arent enough. Heres what you can and should record
Debra Dudek, BA, MScKane County Genealogical Society, Geneva History Museum 113 S. Third Street Geneva, ILBillionGraves: Beyond the Basics
Diane L. RichardWayne County Library, 1001 E. Ash Street Goldsboro, NC 27530Get Excited about Your Pre-1870 N.C. African American Research
Janice M. SellersContra Costa County Genealogical Society, LDS Building, 1360 Alberta Way, Concord, CAWhere There's a Will: Probate Records Can Prove Family Connections
Janice M. SellersSacramento African American Genealogy Seminar, LDS Church, 2745 Eastern Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95821Valuable Information in Freedmen's Bureau Records
Mary Kircher RoddyJewish Genealogical Society of Washington State, Bellevue, WashingtonTopic to be decided
Diane L. RichardNC Association of Professional Genealogists, Raleigh, NCA Hand-out For Your Poor [trial run of planned NGS talk]
Linda SernaLos Angeles Westside Genealogical Society, LDS Family History Center, 10741 Santa Monica Bl, Los Angeles, CADispelling the Myths and Finding Your Family
Jill MorelliNordic Immigration in the Pacific Northwest--Then and Now, Ändro Hotel, Seattle, WAThe Push and the Pull: Decision-Making of the 19th Century Emigrant
Debra Dudek, BA, MScFountaindale Public Library District, Bolingbrook, ILMaster of Ceremonies - Irish Genealogy: Resources for Success
Mary Kircher RoddyCalifornia African American Genealogical Society, Radisson Hotel Los Angeles at the University of Southern California (USC)Bagging a Live One: Connecting With Cousins You Never Knew You Had
Tina BeairdDuPage Genealogical Society, Wheaton Public Library 225 N. Cross St. Wheaton, IL 60187Mapping Your Migrating Ancestors
Janice M. SellersCalifornia State Genealogical Alliance and Fresno County Genealogical Society, Woodward Park Regional Library, 944 East Perrin Avenue, Fresno, CA 93720"Grandma, Who Are You?: Finding the Maiden Names in Your Family Tree" and "Vital Records and the Calendar Change of 1752"
Deborah A. Carder MayesUnion County Genealogical Society, Marysville, Ohio 43040Where's the Proof?
Jill Morelli2016 Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Annual Conference, Sheraton Seattle, 1400 6th Ave., Seattle, WAThe Rise and Fall of Genealogical Popularity in History: this is a joint presentation with Lisa Oberg
Gail Shaffer BlankenauLegacy Family Tree Webinars, OnlineIntroduction to German Parish Records - Live 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EDT
Caron Primas BrennanPalatine Public Library District, Palatine ILWhere Did I Put Grandpa? Organizing for Genealogists
Kelli Bergheimer, MEd, MSMDelaware County Genealogical Society, The Delaware County District Library 84 East Winter Street Delaware, Ohio 4307:30 pm How to Prepare for an Out-of-Town Research Trip
Tina BeairdNorth Suburban Genealogical Society, Northbrook Historical Society 1776 Walters Ave. Northbrook, Illinois 60025Mapping Your Migrating Ancestors
Janice M. SellersCalifornia Genealogical Society, California Genealogical Society & Library, 2201 Broadway Suite LL2, Oakland, CAWhat Is Forensic Genealogy Really?
Diane OslundBerrien County Genealogical Society, St. Joseph/Benton Harbor area. Exact location will be added later."Let Your Fingers Do the Walking! Dig into directories and see what we can learn from them. Just how much can they tell us about our ancestors and other family members? Learn what they have to say about the community where our family resided. How can that help us in our research?
Those Pesky Females Having trouble with your female ancestors surname? Just what was her name at birth, at death and in-between?
Deborah A. Carder MayesMansfield/Richland County Public Library, Butler Branch, Butler, OhioCopus Hill: A Tragedy in Ohio History
Debra Dudek, BA, MScSchaumburg Township District Library , Schaumburg Township District Library, 130 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg, IL 60193What's the Buzz About BillionGraves?
Linda SernaOrange Regional Family History Library, Orange Regional Family History Library, 674 S. Yorba, Orange, CA1. Ethnic Groups: They Came Into America
2. What Do You Do When Your DNA Doesnt Match Your Paper Trail: A Case Study
Tammy Tipler-Priolo, BASc, PLCGSSaskatchewan Genealogical Society, Regina, SaskatchewanTips To Prepare You For The Professional Genealogist Experience - Pleanary
Debra Dudek, BA, MScLa Salle County Genealogy Guild, 115 W Glover St, Ottawa, IL 61350Pinning Together Your Genealogical Past with Pinterest
Tammy Tipler-Priolo, BASc, PLCGSSaskatchewan Genealogical Society, Regina, SaskatchewanOntario Vital Stats
Tammy Tipler-Priolo, BASc, PLCGSSaskatchewan Genealogical Society, Regina, SaskatchewanThe Original People - Looking for the Illusive Aboriginal Ancestor
Tina BeairdFox River Valley Public Library, Fox River Valley Public Library 555 Barrington Ave, East Dundee, IL 60118Advanced Genealogy Workshop
Jill MorelliLegacy Webinars, on-line, freeFire 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 and even some foreign cities.
Julie Miller, CGColorado Genealogical Society, Denver Public Library, Denver, ColoradoSpecial Interest Class:When Grandpa Went Off To War: U.S. Military Records and Anatomy of a Military Pension
Shirley Gage HodgesFamily History Center, East Lansing, Michigan, East Lansing, MIWhither Thou Goest: Tracing Your Female Ancestors and Writing Your Family History
Mary Kircher RoddyOhio Genealogical Society Conference, Mason, OhioRead 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.
Mary Kircher RoddyOhio Genealogical Society Conference, Mason, OhioTelling 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.
Janis Minor Forté, B.S., M.A.Ohio Genealogical Society, Great Wolf Lodge, Mason, OhioResearching the Digital Library on American Slavery,
Using Non-Traditional Sources to Identify the Slaveholders,
Seven Proven Strategies for Identifying Slave Ownership and Reconstruction of Families
Caron Primas BrennanElgin Genealogical Society, Elgin ILWhere Did I Put Grandpa? Organizing for Genealogists
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
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
Linda SernaConejo Valley Genealogical Society, Grant R Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Rd., Thousand Oaks, CAFinding Clues in Different Sources
Karen KrugmanFox Run Genealogy Society, Fox Run VillageTBD
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
Tina BeairdFox Lake District Library, Fox Lake District Library 255 E. Grand Ave. Fox Lake, IL 60020CSI: Cemetery Search and Investigation
Deborah A. Carder MayesFulton County Genealogical Society Banquet, Delta, OhioTalking to the Dead
Debra Dudek, BA, MScIndian Trails Public Library District, Wheeling Historical Society & Museum, 251 N. Wolf Road, Wheeling, IL 60090Victorian Mourning Customs: Lifting the Veil Off Morbid Genealogical Treasures
Tina BeairdLake County Illinois Genealogical Society, Mundelein Park District 1401 N. Midlothian Rd. Mundelein, ILTBD
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.Using Non-Population Schedules for Context and Evidence
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
Janice M. SellersOakland FamilySearch Library, Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602Reading 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.
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
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