Posts tagged ‘2020 NGS Conference’

Black Homesteaders: Steps Toward Self-Reliance   Bernice Alexander Bennett Bernice Alexander Bennett is an award-winning author, genealogist, nationally recognized guest speaker, storyteller, and producer-host of the popular Research at the National Archives and Beyond BlogTalkRadio program. Bennet...

January 31, 2023 by Teresa Kelley
Ron Arons

Using Technology to Supercharge Genealogy Societies              Ron Arons Over the past twenty years, Ron has given more than 500 presentations on researching criminals, technology, and research methodology. He worked in a marketing capacity for many successful high-tech firms and continues ...

January 31, 2023 by Teresa Kelley

Family History Books and Planning for Repository Visits         Kate Townsend Kate Townsend is a professional genealogist based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and she owns Family History Investigations, LLC. Kate started her professional career as an investigator at a large financial institution a...

January 31, 2023 by Teresa Kelley

Kentucky Research at Home; the Cumberland Gap and the Wilderness Road; and the Tennessee Valley Authority         Lori Thornton   Lori Thornton, a librarian and professional genealogist living in East Tennessee, authored Research in Mississippi (NGS Research in the States Series). She speci...

January 31, 2023 by Teresa Kelley

Bearing the Burdens of Danger and Hardships for Posterity: Researching Virginia Germans               Debra A. Hoffman   Debra A. Hoffman is a professional genealogist, author, and lecturer, who specializes in Maryland and German research. She has a certificate in Family History from Bri...

January 31, 2023 by Teresa Kelley
FOCUS 2023

By Kate Smith NGS is expanding its support of organizations through a new FOCUS event held in conjunction with the 2023 Family History Conference in Richmond, Virginia. On Wednesday, 31 May 2023, FOCUS will offer specialized sessions for societies and libraries/archives. Details and registration ar...

January 20, 2023 by Teresa Kelley

The Virginia Genealogical Society (VGS) is proud to be the host society for the NGS 2023 Family History Conference: Virginia: Deep Roots of a Nation. Below is a special invitation from long-time VGS member Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL— a.k.a. The Legal Genealogist–to join us in Richmond ...

January 11, 2023 by Teresa Kelley

It’s Happening!!! The National Genealogical Society and its host society partner, the Virginia Genealogical Society, are pleased to bring you this year’s Family History Conference, Virginia: Deep Roots of a Nation. The conference will be held from 31 May to 3 June at the Greater Richmond...

January 11, 2023 by Teresa Kelley

The National Genealogical Society 2023 Family History Conference gives genealogists and family historians of all levels the insights necessary to take their research and writing to new heights and make exciting new discoveries. Join us at the Greater Richmond Convention Center or Online at Ho...

December 15, 2022 by Matt Menashes

Jewish Genealogy in Eastern Europe–Miriam Weiner SESSION: F346  TRACK: Jewish      TITLE:  Jewish Roots in the Former USSR: What’s New and Where is it? Miriam Weiner is a Certified Genealogist Emeritus and was the first person to be certified in Jewish genealogy.  She s...

May 20, 2022 by Roger Prince