DAR Applications: Those Pesky Generations from the Patriot to the 1850 Census – Pamela Loos-Noji SESSION: NGS2014-SP-09 SPONSORED BY: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) CONNECT WITH THE NSDAR: Website: https://www.dar.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TodaysDAR Twi...

May 7, 2021 by Teresa Kelley

Righting Your Wrongs Through Writing – Lori Thornton SESSION: NGS2104-WRI-02 TRACK: States Lori Thornton When we first begin our genealogical research, we often jump around a great deal from one line to another as something catches our attention. We lack an understanding of all the resources a...

May 6, 2021 by Teresa Kelley

Google Translate and Genealogy: What You Should Be Using Instead – Katherine Schober SESSION: NGS2104-TEC-02 TRACK: Tech Tips Katherine Schober When you don’t speak the language of your ancestors, it can be tempting to turn to Google Translate for help. How else are you supposed to learn what th...

May 5, 2021 by Teresa Kelley

Unlocking the Life of an English Rose – Don’t Overlook Researching Your Immediate Family – Diane L. Richard SESSION: NGS2104-SP-19 SPONSORED BY: Gen-Fed Alumni Association By the time one is an adult, we often assume that we know all there is to know about, say a mother, father, or grandpare...

May 4, 2021 by Teresa Kelley
David E. Rencher AG, CG, FUGA, FIGRS

Collaborate for the Best Results in Genealogy – David E. Rencher SESSION: NGS2104-SP-07 Helen F. M. Leary Distinguished Lecture Series SPONSORED BY: The BCG Education Fund David E. Rencher AG, CG, FUGA, FIGRS Collaboration is one of the best research tools in our genealogical resources arsenal. Wh...

May 3, 2021 by Teresa Kelley

A Genealogically Correct FamilySearch Family Tree – Robert Raymond SESSION: NGS2104-SP-10 SPONSORED BY: FamilySearch Robert Raymond FamilySearch Family Tree is a different paradigm in family trees. Family Tree is a single, shared tree database to which all may contribute. Each member of the human...

April 30, 2021 by Teresa Kelley

Digital Marketing for the Modern Society – Anne Merrell Anne Merrell Session Number:  NGS2105-GV-04 Track:  Going Virtual! SPONSOR: VIVID-PIX, Family Tree Maker, and Ancestry Creating a modern digital presence is vital to the long-term success of genealogy societies. Anne’s lecture will prese...

April 29, 2021 by Robin Maurice

NGS 2021 On-Demand! BCG Skillbuilding Lectures – Nicole LaRue, Jill Morelli, Judy Russell, and Karen Stanbary The BCG Skillbuilding track is a series of lectures designed for genealogists interested in improving their research techniques. Targeted to intermediate and advanced skill levels, but ope...

April 28, 2021 by Teresa Kelley

Hidden Gems in Deeds – Dana Ann Palmer Dana Palmer, CG®, CGL(SM) Session Number:  NGS2104-LM-03 Track:  Land and Maps Did you know deeds contain more than just land transactions? Find hidden gems for your family by using these records. Dana will first discuss how to find land records onlin...

April 27, 2021 by Robin Maurice

Exhausted All the Deeds? Use Other Land Records to Uncover Even More Valuable Information – David M. McCorkle David M. McCorkle Session Number:  NGS2104-LM-01 Track:  Land and Maps Land records not only provide evidence of time and place, but they often provide information about family relat...

April 26, 2021 by Robin Maurice