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St. Louis Genealogical Society

4 April 2020 - Maryland Heights, Missouri
St. Louis Genealogical Society’s Annual Family History Conference, "Proof Positive…Evidence in Court Records" featuring Judy Russell, JD, CG, CGL, will be held on Saturday, 4 April 2020, at Orlando Gardens, 2050 McKelvey Road, Maryland Heights, Missouri.

The conference registration has been halted. We are working on online presentation at this time, but there will be no conference on Saturday, April 4.The conference will offer 10 lectures to choose from including 4 by Ms. Russell, with titles including "The Discriminating Genealogist: Telling Good Evidence from Bad", "Living with Legal Lingo", "Death by Undue Means - Coroners' Reports", and "Don't Forget the Ladies - A Genealogists Guide to Women and the Law". Other speakers include Dennis Northcott, Missouri History Library, speaking on "Civil War Eyewitness". Jacob Eubanks and Dan Lilienkamp from the St. Louis County Library Genealogy and History Department will present "What Not to Do: Six Hard Lessons in Family History Research". John Dugan, Missouri State Archivist, will speak on "Life and Death at Missouri Statehood: Gleaning Genealogical Detail from Frontier Inventories". From Bill Eddleman, State Historical Society of Missouri, is "This Indenture Made This…Finding Ancestors in Deeds". And "Using Technology in Genealogy Research" by Cathy Amen rounds out the list. The Conference will start at 8 AM; registration will start at 7:30 AM. Preregister to include lunch.
https://stlgs.org/events/family-history-conference


Midwest Genealogy Center

3440 S. Lee's Summit Rd.
Independence, MO 64055
816-252-7228
*http://www.mymcpl.org/genealogy

All events are free, but registration is required

Friday, April 17, 10:30am
Using Interlibrary Loan for Genealogy

Use Interlibrary Loan to expand the walls of your library and encompass a world of information. Come learn how to order microfilmed newspapers from across the country and books from other libraries.

Thursday, April 23, 6:30 pm
Hidden Treasures at MGC

Unlock the treasure chest that holds the resources at MGC! This detailed tour of little-known items in our collection will demonstrate how to utilize our archives, search for articles in our periodical section, the Swem's Virginia Historical Index, and the Filby lists. We will also showcase microfilm records from the Family History Library, Antebellum Southern Plantations, Pinkerton's National Detective Agency, Corbin Manuscripts, Draper Manuscripts and Calvert Papers. We'll explore city directories in several different formats. This class is an intermediate-level class, but even more advanced genealogists will make some amazing discoveries.



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