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Hurry, Hurry! Last Chance to Join NGS 2020 LIVE!   Register for the NGS Virtual Family History Conference by 15 May 2020 to participate in NGS 2020 Live!  NGS 2020 Live! on 20 May, 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (EDT), kicks off the first portion of the NGS Virtual Conference. It features the follow...

May 12, 2020 by Valerie Elkins

Registration Now Open for the National Genealogical Society 2020 Live! Virtual Conference FALLS CHURCH, VA 28, APRIL 2020—Registration is now open for the National Genealogical Society‘s Virtual Family History Conference starting with NGS 2020 Live! on 20 May, 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (EDT). In ...

April 28, 2020 by Valerie Elkins

NGS 2020 Goes Virtual! Due to the continuing spread of COVID-19 across the nation and concern for the health and safety of all those involved in the 2020 Family History Conference, the National Genealogical Society (NGS) has changed its in-person conference to a virtual conference. We understand ...

April 27, 2020 by Valerie Elkins

Call for Speaker Proposal for NGS 2021 The National Genealogical Society (NGS) Family History Conference is returning to Richmond, Virginia, May 19-21, 2021. The theme for the conference is Virginia: The Deep Roots of the Nation. Richmond, Virginia is a popular venue and will be sure to attract man...

January 11, 2020 by Valerie Elkins

When planning your daily schedule at the conference, make sure to take advantage of the excellent topics being offered at our luncheons. Some attendees may not realize the value of a sponsored luncheon where some of our most skilled genealogists give great advice while you comfortably sit back and ...

December 13, 2019 by Erin Shifflett

The 2020 NGS Family History Conference will be held in Salt Lake City, Utah at the Salt Palace Convention Center, one block from the Family History Library. The conference program is now available online and as a downloadable conference brochure. This year’s program, Echoes of Our Ancestors, fea...

November 27, 2019 by Valerie Elkins

Hotel reservations opened today for the National Genealogical Society’s forty-second annual Family History Conference, Echoes of Our Ancestors, which will be held 20-23 May 2020 at the Salt Palace Convention Center (SPCC), 100 S. West Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah. The conference will feature more...

NGS presented several awards at the Opening Session of the 2019 Family History Conference to honor local volunteer leadership and recognize the winners of the NGS Newsletter Competition. The Award of Honor was presented to the St. Louis Genealogical Society, Kay Weber, president, in recognition of ...

The Mobile Conference App for the National Genealogical Society (NGS) 2019 Family History Conference is now available. With thousands of family historians and genealogists attending more than 150 lectures, special programs, luncheons with guest speakers, and an expansive Family History Expo, the NG...

NGS to Live Stream Ten Lectures During its Family History Conference in May The National Genealogical Society will live stream ten lectures by nationally recognized speakers on some of the most popular topics in the field of genealogy during its 2019 Family History Conference. On Thursday, 09 May,...