THE VENTURA COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY presents a Free Family History Presentation Saturday, November 16, 2019, at the Camarillo Library Community Room 4101 Las Posas Road, Camarillo, CA 93010 1:00 P.M. “The War of 1812” Presented by Linda Serna Did you have an ancestor who served in the War of 1812, between the United States and…

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Ventura County Genealogical Society Presents our 2019 Annual Seminar A one-day event featuring John Philip Colletta, Ph.D. Saturday, October 19, 2019, 8:30 am — 4:30 pm Camarillo Community Room Camarillo Public Library 4101 E. Las Posas Road Camarillo, CA 93010 TOPICS: Assembling and Writing a Narrative Family History, Part 1 and Part 2 Our National…

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Jen Baldwin is currently the Data Acquisition Manager, North America for Findmypast. Jen lectures, writes, and consults on a variety of genealogy and social media related topics, and was part of the research team for Genealogy Roadshow, season two on PBS. She is the author of course materials for the National Institute of Genealogical Studies…

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THE VENTURA COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY presents a Free Family History Presentation Saturday, August 17, 2019, at the Camarillo Public Library Community Room 4101 Las Posas Road, Camarillo, CA 93010 1:00 p.m. “Big City, Common Surname: A Family for John Kelly” Presented by Cafi Cohen Murdered on the streets of New York in 1876, John Kelly…

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VENTURA COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY presents a Free Family History Presentation Saturday, July 20, 2019 at the Camarillo Library Community Room 4101 Las Posas Road, Camarillo, CA 93010 1:00 P.M. “25 TIPS FOR RESEARCHING YOUR FEMALE ANCESTORS” Presented by Gena Philibert-Ortega Every year for Women’s History Month, Gena creates 30 blog posts about researching female ancestors.…

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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…

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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…

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VENTURA COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY presents a Free Family History Presentation Saturday, April 20, 2019, at the Camarillo Library Community Room 4101 Las Posas Road, Camarillo, CA 93010 1:00 P.M. AMERICA: LAND OF THE FARM, HOME OF THE PLOUGH Presenter: Jean Wilcox Hibben Farmers have been the backbone of America from the first settlers until the…

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THE VENTURA COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY presents a Free Family History Presentation Saturday, February 16, 2019 at the Camarillo Library Community Room 4101 Las Posas Road, Camarillo, CA 93010 1:00 P.M. Using Maps and Gazetteers in Genealogy All genealogists want to see where their families came from on maps but often look in the wrong places…

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THE VENTURA COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY presents a Free Family History Presentation Saturday, January 19, 2019, 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. at the Camarillo Library Community Room 4101 Las Posas Road, Camarillo, CA 1:00 P.M.: “1890 CENSUS SUBSTITUTES” SPEAKER: Lisa Schumacher Family history researchers rely heavily on Census records from 1790 to 1940. However, most of the 1890…

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