If you live anywhere near Fairfax, Virginia and have an interest in genealogy... you should try to attend this wonderful Spring Conference. This year I am excited to speak about Jewish genealogy! Four sessions! Friday, April 6, 2018: Four sessions on Jewish Genealogy hosted by the Fairfax Virginia Genealogical Society as part of the 2018 … Continue reading See You in Fairfax Virginia
After much ado... I chose not to attend RootsTech this year. While I'm sadly watching my friends on Twitter and Facebook sharing glimpses of the fun they are having... I must admit that I had a several good reasons to stay home this time. The first, you see, is this darling little girl that is … Continue reading Not At RootsTech and I am OK
I am thrilled to announce that the winner of the pass to RootsTech 2018 is PAMELA WHITAKER She is very excited about the opportunity and emailed me: "I have wanted to go to Roots Tech for years! I am approaching 70 now (one more year) , have been doing genealogy for 15 years, and have … Continue reading We Have a Winner
Have you been to RootsTech yet? Is the cost holding you back? Well, now is your chance to win a pass! I am pleased to announce that I have been selected as a RootsTech Ambassador and that I will be attending the conference in just two months! I am so excited to offer you the … Continue reading Win a Pass to RootsTech 2018!
Did you hear? I am one of the presenters for the Florida State Genealogical Society 2017 Fall Virtual Conference! It's going to be a great time as I share some cool tools for using GIS with your genealogy. Check out the information they provided below: Friday and Saturday, 17-18 November 2017 9:00 am to 3:30 pm Join us for our … Continue reading Florida State Genealogy Society Virtual Conference
IDG Introduces their Newest of In-Brief Research Guide: “Researching in School Records” by Melissa Barker The In-Depth Genealogist (IDG) is pleased to present their newest in-brief research guide in the research series by writer, Melissa Barker, entitled “An In-Brief Guide to Researching in School Records.” Melissa Barker is a Certified Archives Manager currently working as the … Continue reading New Resource for “Researching School Records” Now Available
Another month has flown by since the last time I posted! That’s the hard thing about working a full time job… it takes away from my genealogy time. I really can’t complain since I do appreciate having my engineering career and the challenges it presents, but I would like to have some brain power left … Continue reading What Clues are in the Newspaper?