Social Meal Events

The NGS 2019 Family History Conference will feature a variety of social events that include a meal and lecture. These provide great opportunities for attendees to socialize and connect with one another. Click on the titles of sessions listed below to learn more! Conference registration is not required to attend these social meal events.

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Schedule

There is an additional cost to attend these events and seating is limited, so sign up early to ensure your participation. The sponsoring organization hosts the speaker. Plated lunches are all $26; the NGS Banquet is $43, and the StLGS Dinner is $36. All are inclusive of taxes and tips.

Title Date Time Speakers
Missouri’s Newest Census… (W131)

Sponsored by Friends of Missouri State Archives

8 May 2019 12:15 p.m. John Dougan
Genealogy: Then and Now (W132)

Sponsored by Association of Professional Genealogists

8 May 2019 12:15 p.m. Michael D. Lacopo, DVM
Begin Your Journey of Discovery… (W133)

Sponsored by FamilySearch

8 May 2019 12:15 p.m David Rencher, AG, CG, FIGRS, FUGA
StLGS Host Event: Clara or Clara?… (W170)

Sponsored by St. Louis Genealogical Society

8 May 2019 5:30 p.m. Diahan Southard
The German Immigration Experience… (T231)

Sponsored by Palatines to America

9 May 2019 12:15 p.m. Michael D. Lacopo, DVM
Does DNA Define Us? (T232)

Sponsored by St. Louis Genealogical Society

9 May 2019 12:15 p.m. Diahan Southard
It Gets Even Better Offline (T233)

Sponsored by Gen-Fed Alumni

9 May 2019 12:15 p.m. Thomas W. Jones, PhD, CG, CGL, FASG, FUGA, FNGS
A Journey of Discovery… (F331)

Sponsored by the Genealogical Speakers Guild and International Society of Family History Writers and Editors

10 May 2019 12:15 p.m. Billie Stone Fogarty
Genealogy in the Future… (F332)

Sponsored by New York Genealogical and Biographical Society

10 May 2019 12:15 p.m. Angie Bush; Laura DeGrazia, CG, FGBS; and D. Joshua Taylor, MLS
Beware of the Genealogical Proof Standard!… (F333)

Sponsored by Board for Certification of Genealogists

10 May 2019 12:15 p.m. Warren Bittner, CG
NGS Banquet: If Carved in Stone…(F370)

Sponsored by National Genealogical Society

10 May 2019 7:00 p.m. David E. Rencher, AG, CG, FIGRS, FUGA
Twists and Turns in the Genetic Road… (S431)

Sponsored by National Genealogical Society

11 May 2019 12:15 p.m. Roberta J. Estes
The Journeys of Americans… (S432)

Sponsored by New England Historic Genealogical Society

11 May 2019 12:15 p.m. Rhonda R. McClure