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July 8, 2017 - Crystal Lake, IL

The McHenry County Illinois Genealogical Society will host their 2017 Summer Genealogy Conference.

Held at McHenry County College, 8900 Route 14, Crystal Lake. 8 am - 3:30
http://www.mcigs.org

Nationally known speakers including:
- Mary M. Tedesco, co-host of "Genealogy Roadshow"
- Thomas MacEntee
- Paul Milner
- Dr. Michael Lacopo, DVM


July 8, 2017 - Glenview, IL

North Suburban Genealogical Society
at the Glenview Public Library
1930 Glenview Road, Glenview, IL

The North Suburban Genealogical Society invites the public to attend its Saturday meeting. The meeting begins at 1:00 PM and is free and open to the public. Guests are welcome and are invited to bring a friend and enjoy refreshments.

The meeting will feature speaker Ginger FrereAdding Context: Social History for Genealogists

Learn how to add depth and greater human interest to your family stories by including the social settings in which your ancestors lived. We will discuss the value of adding social context to family stories, review samples of narratives where context is provided, and look at some published social histories to determine where and how to find materials of interest to genealogists.


August 12, 2017 - Northbrook, IL

North Suburban Genealogical Society
at the Northbrook Public Library
1201 Cedar Lane, Northbrook, IL

The North Suburban Genealogical Society invites the public to attend its Saturday meeting. The meeting begins at 1:00 PM and is free and open to the public. Guests are welcome and are invited to bring a friend.

The meeting will feature speaker Tina BeairdIllinois State and County Resources

for further information, visit:
Website: NSGS IL


September 9, 2017 - Glenview, IL

North Suburban Genealogical Society
at the Glenview Public Library
1930 Glenview Road, Glenview, IL

The North Suburban Genealogical Society invites the public to attend its Saturday meeting. The meeting begins at 1:00 PM and is free and open to the public. Guests are welcome and are invited to bring a friend and enjoy refreshments.

The meeting will feature speaker Teresa Steinkamp McMillinSo, You’ve Found Your German Town of Origin, Now What?

Finding your ancestor's town of origin can be exciting, indeed. Once this piece of information is found, you might be left wondering how to get records from the other side of the ocean. This lecture focuses on how to get records for German towns. Highlights include:

  • Verifying the location of the town
  • Strategies for identifying misspelled town names
  • Finding historical jurisdictions for that town
  • Finding records for that town
  • Useful aids for reading those records
  • Tips for hiring a professional genealogist in Germany, when necessary

for further information, visit:
Website: NSGS IL


September 23, 2017 - Naperville, IL

Fox Valley Genealogical Annual Conference
Grace United Methodist Church
300 E. Gartner Rd, Naperville, IL

9 am-4pm

The conference will feature speaker, Patricia Lee Hobbes on the topic "Connecting Generations: DNA and Dirt".

Visit our website: https://www.ilfvgs.org/ or our Facebook page for more information.


October 14, 2017 - Northbrook, IL

North Suburban Genealogical Society
at the Northbrook Public Library
1201 Cedar Lane, Northbrook, IL

The North Suburban Genealogical Society invites the public to attend its Saturday meeting. The meeting begins at 1:00 PM and is free and open to the public. Guests are welcome and are invited to bring a friend.

The meeting will feature speaker Maureen BradyTapping the Power of FamilySearch.org

for further information, visit:
Website: NSGS IL


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