Archive for the ‘2024 Virtual’ category

F104 Irish Immigration-Digging Deeper May 17, 2024 12:30 – 1:30 PM Are your Irish ancestors not appearing in the usual sources? Let’s look at new strategies and sources to use when standard records have failed to identify their origins and nativity in Ireland. Join NGS board member David Rencher...

May 7, 2024 by Matt Menashes

F103 The Impact of Bounty Land on Migration May 17, 2024 12:30 – 1:30 PM Are you excited to learn more about the impact of bounty land on migration? It’s a fascinating topic with a rich history spanning different periods of American history. During the session, Craig Scott looks at how these...

May 7, 2024 by Matt Menashes

S204 How Established and More Recently Arrived Asian American Researchers Can Learn from Each Other May 18, 2024 2:30 – 3:30 PM Knowledge exchange between established and more recently arrived Asian American researchers holds tremendous value. Join us on 18 May 2024 for an enlightening conference ...

May 2, 2024 by Matt Menashes

F205 What’s New at Ancestry® in 2024 17 May 2024 2:30 p.m. ET S205 Level Up Your Family Tree with Ancestry® ProTools 17 May 2024 2:30 p.m. ET We are thrilled to share this update on upcoming conference sessions from Ancestry that will take place on 17 May and 18 May 2024. These sessions dive int...

April 24, 2024 by Matt Menashes

Are you ready to delve into the rich tapestry of African-American family history and explore the fascinating methodology of genealogical research? Get ready because the 2nd Annual James Dent Walker Memorial Lecture Series is just around the corner, happening on Saturday, 18 May 2024, during the NGS ...

April 19, 2024 by Matt Menashes

S101 Writing is Researching: How Narrative & Report Writing Improves Analysis May 18, 2024 12:30 – 1:30 PM If you’ve ever wondered how writing can enhance your genealogical research, then the “Writing is Researching: How Narrative & Report Writing Improves Analysis” sessi...

April 16, 2024 by Matt Menashes

16 May 2024 11:30 a.m. ET Mark your calendars for a truly special event on 16 May 2024: the International African American Museum Virtual Tour. This tour will take you on a captivating exploration of the African American journey, uncovering untold stories and shining a light on the impact of African...

April 16, 2024 by Matt Menashes

S302 From Heroes to Fathers: Unveiling the Stories of Black Military Soldiers and the Generations They Fathered May 17, 2024 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM We are thrilled to present Shelley Viola Murphy’s captivating session delving into the often-overlooked contributions of African American soldiers t...

April 5, 2024 by Matt Menashes

F102 Courting America: Using Court Records for Genealogy May 17, 2024 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Need to fill gaps in your family narrative? Look no further! Court records are a powerful tool, capable of shedding light on crucial details about our relatives and the communities they were a part of. Join u...

April 4, 2024 by Matt Menashes

SKEY Artificial Intelligence and Genealogy: A Discussion of Issues and Concerns May 18, 2024 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM Blaine Bettinger leads a thought-provoking panel discussion on AI during Saturday’s plenary session as the conference continues its dive into the exciting world of artificial inte...

April 3, 2024 by Matt Menashes