Seminar Topics Friday, March 17, 2017 Session 1: Developing Research Questions and Hypotheses; Planning an Exhaustive Search Pinpointing what a researcher wants to learn about an ancestor; strategies for determining which records to consult and where to find them; planning research
Seminar Topics Saturday, March 18, 2017 Session 1: Five Ways to Prove Who Your Ancestor Was (Some Reliable and Others Not Reliable) Case studies will illustrate five ways—some reliable and others not—that genealogists “prove” an ancestor’s identity: using information provided by
Getting involved in managing our society is a fun way to meet people, expand your skills and give back to the genealogical community. We have a variety of event-specific and projected related opportunities that are posted on our Volunteer SignUp page, so be sure to
Curt Witcher, prominent genealogist, will discuss: Historical Research Methodology; German Migration into the Midwest; Fingerprinting our Families; Native American/First Nations Research. Walk-In’s are welcome!
Audio recording and handout from the April 2 General Meeting now available.
This two day seminar is a must for anybody looking for information on how to preserve photo’s, documents and memorabilia. Denise May Levenick, The Family Curator, is a widely respected expert on archiving and preserving family keepsakes.
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From Whence They Came Millions of people immigrated to this country. This seminar will help you understand why they left, how they got here and how to trace their steps with an emphasis on the British Isles. Paul Milner, professional genealogist
Webmasters Tony Hanson and Todd DeDecker have been hard at work developing the new DGS Web Site. They are asking members to provide some feedback on the current design: Grab a cup of coffee and then stop by to review
Our Spring Seminar, Summer and Fall Seminar events feature nationally known speakers who are authorities on the topics they are presenting: Our recent speakers have included the following: Denise Levenick Paul Milner Michael Lacopo Debbie Parker Wayne Judy Russell John