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Far East Deep South Documentary to Screen Friday Afternoon Baldwin Chiu and Larissa Lam will screen their film Far East Deep South Friday at 4 PM at the NGS conference.  The film is an award-winning documentary produced and directed by them. Chiu’s search for answers about h...

March 2, 2022 by Roger Prince

Speakers for the BCG Skillbuilding Track L. to R. Jay Fonkert, Margaret Fortier, LaBrenda Garret-Nelson and Amy Giroux  L.  to R. Sharon Hoyt, Jan Joyce, Rebecca Koford, Nicole LaRue L. to R. Angela McGhie, Jill Morelli, Trish Nicola and Nancy Peters  L. to R. Mary Roddy, Judy Russ...

February 24, 2022 by Roger Prince

Don’t Forget Tuesday When You Register for the Conference! NGS continues to expand programs for its genealogy society, library, archive, and museum members following the merger in 2020 with the Federation of Genealogical Societies. In 2021, NGS introduced the Focus on Soci...

February 17, 2022 by Roger Prince

BCG Skillbuilding Track 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 open to all registered conference attendees, the presentations focus on evaluating evidenc...

March 2, 2021 by Teresa Kelley

The Board for Certification of Genealogists is an independent organization not affiliated with, or part of, any group. It is a certifying body, not a membership society, and a nationally and internationally recognized organization. Visit the BCG exhibit booth 220 for materials that are helpful for ...

Nancy Peters, CG, CGL TITLE: Evidence Correlation: Making the Most of Your Research SESSION: S421 TIME AND DATE: Saturday, 05 May 2018, at 11:00 a.m. SPONSOR: Board for Certification of Genealogists Skillbuilding Lecture Most family historians enjoy the hunt for information about ancestors. Yet some...

Elizabeth Shown Mills Photo by Bob Patrick TITLE: “Samuel Witter vs. Samuel Witter: Separating Same-Name Soldiers, War of 1812” SESSION: F311 TIME & DATE: Friday, 04 May 2018, 9:30 am SPONSOR: Board for Certification of Genealogists Samuel Witter was a millwright, born in Pennsylvania in the...