Posts Tagged ‘genealogy’

Ohio Chapter PalAm 2019 Fall Seminar

Saturday, October 12, 2019 – Plain City, Ohio Ohio Chapter Palatines to America Fall Seminar GERMAN ROOTS AND RECORDS – PENNSLYVANIA Der Dutchman Restaurant, 445 Jefferson Avenue, U.S. Route 42, Plain City, Ohio Saturday, October 12, 2019, 8:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Featured Speaker: James M. Beidler, Well-known genealogical author and lecturer. Topics: Digging Pennsylvania…

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VENTURA COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY Free Family History Presentation

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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Family History Presentation

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

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…

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Free Family History Program

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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Bucks County Genealogical Society Program

“Get Your Wellies On: Wading Through the Records of England and Wales” will be presented by Professional Genealogist Christine Roberts. You’ve discovered the town of origin for an ancestor who came from England or Wales – now what? This beginner’s level presentation introduces the three primary genealogical resources for English and Welsh research: the decennial…

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“Emigration & Immigration: The Story of Your Immigrant Ancestors”

Your immigrant ancestors are the foundation of your roots in the U.S. Jacqui Schattner will discuss: Why did they come? The voyage itself. Entering the U.S. ports. How to find emigration, immigration and naturalization records. Learn the interesting details of your ancestors’ journey to their new life here. List of over 30 websites and other…

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Venturing through Miles and Bytes

Join Us As We Celebrate Our 25th Annual Fall Conference! Jill Morelli, Certified Genealogist will be the featured speaker at the 25th Annual Fall Conference. The one-hour interactive lecture topics will be: Road Trip!: Exploring Midwest Repositories; Family Search: The Other 70 %; Finding Our Women: 25+ Places to Find a Surname and I Got…

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Classes and Research Trips in the September webinar!

Pat Stamm, webinar, free, FGS

  The Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS) is pleased to announce the September 2018 webinar, “Using Classes and Research Trips to Expand Your Membership,” presented by Pat Stamm, a long-time leader in genealogy education. Societies are always looking for ways to expand their membership. One of the best ways is to offer benefits. Two potential…

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