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April 2019

Immigration from New England to Quebec with Sandra Goodwin

April 28 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
AFGS, 78 Earle Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895 United States
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Sandy Goodwin is a former teacher and is the founder of Maple Stars and Stripes: Your French-Canadian Genealogy Podcast to share tips and tricks that might make it easier to research your French Canadian family here in America as well as to trace them back in Quebec. In addition to many excellent guest interviews, her podcasts discuss ways to make it easier to move around in French-language records, especially if you’re not a native French speaker, and will review different…

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May 2019

Colorado Council Society Management Society Workshop

May 4 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Calvary Baptist Church in Denver, CO, 6500 E Girard Ave.
Denver, CO 80224 United States
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CCGS SOCIETY MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP Theme: Society Management – Now and Into the Future! WHEN Saturday, May 4, 2019, 8:30am – 5pm. Dinner on your own available after the workshop. WHERE Calvary Baptist Church 6500 E. Girard Ave Denver, CO 80224 FEATURING · Keynote Speaker – Patricia Jordan Roberts Pat Roberts is a genealogical researcher, teacher, lecturer and writer. She is active in many national, state and local genealogy societies. Pat is a past president of the Colorado Council of Genealogical…

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Your Genealogy: Research, Organize, & Solve with Michael John Neill

May 4 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Menlo Park LDS Hall, 1105 Valparaiso, Menlo Park, 1105 Valparaiso Ave
Menlo Park, CA 94025 United States
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Your genealogical work is this seminar’s focus. Methodologies, examples of discovery, and approaches to interpretation of your results will be presented to help move your research forward. A National Lecturer on Genealogical Research, join us for Michael’s practical and down-to-earth presentation with just the right amount of humor. Topics: • Problem Solving Applied to Genealogy • Organizing Online Research • Researching the Entire Family and Beyond • Finding Barbara’s Beaus and Gesche’s Girls Sponsored by San Mateo County Genealogical Society.…

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Non-Population Census Schedules: Agricultural, Industry, Mortality, Slaves, Social Statistics, State, School and other Specialized Census Records Presented by Dina Carson

May 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Frasier Meadows Retirement Communit, 350 Ponca Place
Boulder, CO 80303 United States
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The Census Bureau has been collecting more than personal data since 1810 when they started asking questions about how things were made in the United States. By 1850 they had established six separate schedules to gather data on the population, slaves, mortality, agriculture, manufacturing and social statistics. If you have only been using the Federal Census Schedules to find your family, you may be missing some valuable information.

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NGS 2019 Family History Conference

May 8 - May 11
St. Charles Convention Center St. Charles, MO United States

Learn new strategies, resources, and techniques to sharpen your family history skills at the NGS 2019 Family History Conference. Choose from more than 150 lectures presented by nationally recognized speakers. Explore an exhibit hall filled with more than 80 exhibitors. Network with more than 2,000 genealogists.

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Family History Presentation

May 18 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Camarillo Public Library Community Room, 4101 Las Posas Rd
Camarillo, CA United States
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THE VENTURA COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY presents a Free Family History Presentation Saturday, May 18, 2019, at the Camarillo Library Community Room 4101 Las Posas Road, Camarillo, CA 1:00 P.M. GOING TO AMERICA – AN INTERACTIVE SIMULATION OF THE ELLIS ISLAND IMMIGRATION PROCESS WITH JOEL WEINTRAUB Have you ever wondered what immigrants arriving at Ellis Island went through? Join us as 9 volunteers will demonstrate the actual records of 9 immigrants who came through Ellis Island. A slide show illustrating the…

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June 2019

African American Genealogy by Dean Henry

June 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
David Library of the American Revolution, 1201 River Road
Washington Crossing, PA 18977 United States
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This presentation by Professional Genealogist Dean Henry will cover the common research “brick wall” challenging many African American descendants of formerly enslaved ancestors, and ways to overcome it. Conversely, we will cover why African American family researchers sometimes are surprised to learn that their story isn’t the standard “Roots” story. Come early at 9:30 to enjoy complimentary coffee and snacks while socializing with like-minded genealogists, attend our Beginner’s Corner, or browse our store! Door Prize: “The Family Tree Toolkit” by…

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Boulder Genealogy Society Monthly Meeting

June 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Frasier Meadows Retirement Communit, 350 Ponca Place
Boulder, CO 80303 United States
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American Women in the 19th Century Presented by Sylvia Tracy-Doolos America in the 19th century saw geographic, cultural, and historic changes that affected the records that were created. While this was true for all Americans, it was especially true for women. We'll look broadly at the 19th century to understand the changes in women’s lives and the new records that were created. Sylvia Tracy-Doolos has been interested in genealogy for over thirty years, and working as a genealogist for nine…

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2019 International German Genealogy Conference

June 15 - June 17
Sacramento Hyatt-Regency Hotel, 1209 L St
Sacramento, CA 95814 United States
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Attend a three-day German genealogy conference taking place in Sacramento, California. Tracks include Advancing Your Research, Regional Focus, DNA/Technology, History & Culture and Eureka! Hosted by the Sacramento German Genealogy Society (SGGS) and the International German Genealogy Partnership (IGGP).

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VENTURA COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY Free Family History Presentation

June 15 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Camarillo Public Library Community Room, 4101 Las Posas Rd
Camarillo, CA United States
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THE VENTURA COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY presents a Free Family History Presentation Saturday, June 15, 2019, at the Camarillo Library Community Room 4101 Las Posas Road, Camarillo, CA 93010 1:00 P.M. “Deception, Divorce, Desertion, and DNA; Finding a Grandfather for Dave” Presented by Cheryl Storton, CG This presentation will explore a case study which begins with a flawed birth certificate. The researcher is then taken on a merry chase through eight states and a multitude of diverse records – many involving…

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