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Saturday, 20 July 2019 | FREE FamilySearch Family History and Genealogy Expo (at IGHR)

University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel in Athens, Georgia

We hope you will join us for an informative and fun-filled day attending presentations, visiting vendor and society booths, exploring resources, asking questions, shopping in the bookstore, and meeting others interested in genealogy. Enjoy presentations given by FamilySearch personnel and our featured speaker, Pat Gordon. The Books & Things genealogy bookstore will be open to the public during the Expo and during IGHR week!

Schedule of Presentations:
1. 10:30 – 11:00 am
2. Family Trees on 11:15 – 11:45 am
3. Records Noon – 12:30 pm
4. Finding Your Ancestors During the Great Depression: CCC and WPA with Pat Gordon 1:30 – 2:45 pm
5. Research Wiki 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
6. Family Trees on 3:45 – 4:15 pm
7. Records 4:30 – 5:00 pm

FREE event! No registration required! Open to the public!

Sunday, 21 July – Friday, 26 July 2019 | Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research (IGHR)

University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel in Athens, Georgia

The 2019 Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research (IGHR), sponsored by the Georgia Genealogical Society, offers thirteen courses for various levels of instruction, from basic skills to advanced methodology and evidence analysis. Topics range from resources for specific geographic locations to in-depth skill development on specific subjects. Week-long courses are taught by premier genealogy educators who are leading researchers and scholars in the field.

IGHR 2019 registration begins Saturday, 2 March 2019 and ends Monday, 1 July 2019
Early Bird Registration: Saturday, 2 March - Wednesday, 15 May 2019

Course One
Methods & Sources
coordinator Rebecca Whitman Koford, CG, CGL

Course Two
Intermediate Genealogy & Historical Studies
coordinator Angela Packer McGhie, CG

Course Three
Advanced Methodology & Evidence Analysis
coordinator Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL

Course Four
Writing & Publishing for Genealogists
coordinator Thomas W. Jones, PhD, CG, CGL, FASG, FNGS, FUGA

Course Five
Genetics for Genealogists: Beginning DNA
coordinator Patricia Lee Hobbs, CG

Course Six
Military Records 2
coordinator Michael L. Strauss, AG

Course Seven
Tracing Your English Ancestors
coordinator Paul Milner, MDiv, FUGA

Course Eight
Land Records: Using Maps
coordinator Melinda Kashuba, PhD

Course Nine
Research in the South: Colonial States
coordinator J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA

Course Ten
Building an African American Research Toolbox
coordinator Timothy Pinnick, BS

Course Eleven
Virginia’s Land and Military Conflicts
coordinator Victor S. Dunn, CG

Course Twelve
DNA as Genealogical Evidence (Advanced)
coordinator Blaine Bettinger, PhD, JD

Course Thirteen
The Five Civilized Tribes
coordinator Anita Finger-Smith

This Calendar is sponsored by Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter.

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