Genealogy Webinar Marathon
Get ready for a free genealogy 24-hour webinar marathon beginning Thursday, March 12 at 2 p.m. PST, hosted by FamilyTree Webinars.com and MyHeritage. From advanced Googling to DNA, this event promises to have something for everyone. View speaker list, scheduled times and Registration information HERE.
Topics include: Evidence and Proof; Tips for Finding a name-changing ancestor; The Science of Family History . . . and much more.
Google Earth and Maps for Genealogy
Kevin Mittge will provide the presentation for the Feb. 19th SGS meeting. He will show us the process of identifying land descriptions and cemetery locations that can be mapped using Google resources. Join us to learn these great genealogy tips and tricks.
Vintage WWI and WWII Posters
Member Sally Daugherty shares a link to vintage collections of posters of WWI and WWII. She says viewing them provides a slice of history that reveals a lot about what was important back then. View WWI HERE and WWWI HERE.
It was another wonderful performance by Rachel Atkins at the February 2nd event. Her portrayal of a young girl’s journey through Ellis Island brought the experience to life for all those in attendance.