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Thursday, January 17
Genealogy Class: Alternative Sources for Vital Records  (Local Events)
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
138 E. Black Street, Rock Hill, South Carolina
York County Library; Genealogy Class: Alternative Sources for Vital Records in Genealogy, Thursday, January 17 at 6 to 7:30 pm.
 
Birth, marriage, and death certificates can be a wonderful source of genealogical information but many states, including South Carolina, did not begin creating these records until after 1900. Learn about earlier sources that can be used to document the vital events in our ancestors’ lives.

York County Library, 138 E. Black Street, Rock Hill, SC. www.yclibrary.org


Thursday, January 17
Alternative Sources for Vital Records in Genealogy  (Workshops)
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Rock Hill, South Carolina

Thursday, January 17 at 6 to 7:30 pm, York County Library.

Birth, marriage, and death certificates can be a wonderful source of genealogical information but many states, including South Carolina, did not begin creating these records until after 1900.  Learn about earlier sources that can be used to document the vital events in our ancestors’ lives.



Saturday, January 26
RUSA Genealogy Midwinter Institute  (Conferences)
Seattle, Washington

On Friday, January 26, 2019 the RUSA Genealogy Midwinter Institute will once again explore diverse topics in genealogy and historical research during the ALA Midwinter Meeting at the Hyatt Olive 8 in Seattle, WA.

The all-day Institute will feature individual presentations and panel sessions from experts in this field. Topics will highlight local sources of archival and genealogical information: genealogy research training for non-genealogy librarians; genealogical and historical sources for European countries; collection development for genealogy and local history collections. researching tribes of the Pacific Northwest; and using DNA testing to overcome genealogical roadblocks.

This complimentary institute is sponsored by ProQuest.  Registration is required.



Monday, January 28
Genealogy Classes: Beginning and Advanced  (Local Events)
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 3400 Beatties Ford Rd, Charlotte
Genealogy Classes: Beginning and Advanced, Mondays, January 14 and 28, February 4, 11 and 18, at 6:30 to 8 pm, Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 3400 Beatties Ford Rd, Charlotte.
 
The African American History Ministry, the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS) and Comprehensive Genealogical Services (CGS), are presenting these classes.
 
Beginning topics include genealogical forms and records for organizing genealogical data, records to search for in the home, records to search for outside the home, conducting interviews, name change curveballs, and genealogy websites and organizations.
 
Intermediate and advanced topics include freedmen’s records, records of the enslaved, researching the slave owner, land records, probate, writing your story, and the use of DNA to confirm family roots. Time will be scheduled in the computer room and bring your laptop or cell phone to search the web.
 
For more information contact 704-287-4602. To register for a class or the symposium go to
https://campscui.active.com/orgs/FriendshipMissionaryBaptistChurch#/selectSessions/2542114



Saturday, February 2
Interviewing & Composing a Compelling Family Narrative  (Local Events)
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
316 E. Windsor St., Monroe, North Carolina
Union County Public Library 316 E. Windsor St., Monroe, NC, www.unionlib.nc.us 704 283 8184

Oral History: Interviewing & Composing a Compelling Family Narrative, Saturday, February 2 at 1:30 pm.

This workshop will be led by former journalist, Gene Stowe, on how to interview family members and craft a story based on those interviews. Reservations suggested.


Monday, February 4
Genealogy Classes: Beginning and Advanced  (Local Events)
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 3400 Beatties Ford Rd, Charlotte
Genealogy Classes: Beginning and Advanced, Mondays, January 14 and 28, February 4, 11 and 18, at 6:30 to 8 pm, Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 3400 Beatties Ford Rd, Charlotte.
 
The African American History Ministry, the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS) and Comprehensive Genealogical Services (CGS), are presenting these classes.
 
Beginning topics include genealogical forms and records for organizing genealogical data, records to search for in the home, records to search for outside the home, conducting interviews, name change curveballs, and genealogy websites and organizations.
 
Intermediate and advanced topics include freedmen’s records, records of the enslaved, researching the slave owner, land records, probate, writing your story, and the use of DNA to confirm family roots. Time will be scheduled in the computer room and bring your laptop or cell phone to search the web.
 
For more information contact 704-287-4602. To register for a class or the symposium go to
https://campscui.active.com/orgs/FriendshipMissionaryBaptistChurch#/selectSessions/2542114


Thursday, February 7
Genealogy Class: Census Records  (Local Events)
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
138 E. Black Street, Rock Hill, South Carolina
York County Library; Genealogy Class: Census Records, Thursday, February 7 at 6 to 8 pm.
In this recurring class on genealogy learn how to use this valuable resource and discover what you may have
overlooked.


York County Library, 138 E. Black Street, Rock Hill, SC. www.yclibrary.org


Friday, February 8 through Saturday, February 9
“Living in the Present; Discovering your Past”  (Conferences)
Clermont, Florida

Pastfinders Genealogy Society of South Lake County presents the Second Annual Mid-Winter Conference. “ Living in the Present; Discovering Your Past” The Conference will be held on February 8th and 9thfrom 9 am to Noon at Cooper Memorial Library in Clermont, FL.

 Friday, February 8th, Speakers and topics are:

·  Genealogical Research – Working around the edges, exploring records routinely overlooked – by Jack Butler, FSGS

·   Digital Archiving – How to archive, with the right systems and processes – by Kevin Arms, MLIS

Saturday, February 9th, Speakers and topics are:

·  Immigration – How to find the spot your ancestor left and the spot where he landed – by Donna Moughty

·  Touring online European archives – Explore the various regional & national archives for European Ancestors – by Miles Meyer

Attendance is Free; Advance registrations are required as seating is limited. Optional workbook available at registration.  Please register at www.PastfindersSLC.org



Monday, February 11
Genealogy Classes: Beginning and Advanced  (Local Events)
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 3400 Beatties Ford Rd, Charlotte
Genealogy Classes: Beginning and Advanced, Mondays, January 14 and 28, February 4, 11 and 18, at 6:30 to 8 pm, Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 3400 Beatties Ford Rd, Charlotte.
 
The African American History Ministry, the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS) and Comprehensive Genealogical Services (CGS), are presenting these classes.
 
Beginning topics include genealogical forms and records for organizing genealogical data, records to search for in the home, records to search for outside the home, conducting interviews, name change curveballs, and genealogy websites and organizations.
 
Intermediate and advanced topics include freedmen’s records, records of the enslaved, researching the slave owner, land records, probate, writing your story, and the use of DNA to confirm family roots. Time will be scheduled in the computer room and bring your laptop or cell phone to search the web.
 
For more information contact 704-287-4602. To register for a class or the symposium go to
https://campscui.active.com/orgs/FriendshipMissionaryBaptistChurch#/selectSessions/2542114


Wednesday, February 13
Monthly Meeting  (Monthly Meeting)
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Aldersgate


Thursday, February 14
Genealogy Class: African American Genealogy Records  (Local Events)
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
138 E. Black Street, Rock Hill, South Carolina
York County Library; Genealogy Class: African American Genealogy Records, Thursday, February 14 at 6 to 7:30 pm.

Explore a variety of genealogical sources in print and online for researching your African-American ancestors. We’ll explore Bible records, slave records, early marriage records and other unique sources.

York County Library, 138 E. Black Street, Rock Hill, SC. www.yclibrary.org


Monday, February 18
Genealogy Classes: Beginning and Advanced  (Local Events)
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 3400 Beatties Ford Rd, Charlotte
Genealogy Classes: Beginning and Advanced, Mondays, January 14 and 28, February 4, 11 and 18, at 6:30 to 8 pm, Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 3400 Beatties Ford Rd, Charlotte.
 
The African American History Ministry, the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS) and Comprehensive Genealogical Services (CGS), are presenting these classes.
 
Beginning topics include genealogical forms and records for organizing genealogical data, records to search for in the home, records to search for outside the home, conducting interviews, name change curveballs, and genealogy websites and organizations.
 
Intermediate and advanced topics include freedmen’s records, records of the enslaved, researching the slave owner, land records, probate, writing your story, and the use of DNA to confirm family roots. Time will be scheduled in the computer room and bring your laptop or cell phone to search the web.
 
For more information contact 704-287-4602. To register for a class or the symposium go to
https://campscui.active.com/orgs/FriendshipMissionaryBaptistChurch#/selectSessions/2542114


Saturday, February 23
Finding Calvin: A Case Study  (Local Events)
9:00 am to 11:00 am
Charlotte, North Carolina
Symposium, Finding Calvin: A Case Study, Saturday, February 23 at 9 am.
 
This concluding symposium is for genealogists of all levels. Renate Sanders will present her case study demonstrate step-by-step how she first confirmed her ancestor’s status as “enslaved” and followed him through 25 years of enslavement with several different owners. There will also be a presentation on the use of DNA to help locate ancestors. There will be a genealogy showcase for you to display your family genealogy: reserve a table when you register.

For more information contact 704-287-4602. To register for a class or the symposium go to
https://campscui.active.com/orgs/FriendshipMissionaryBaptistChurch#/selectSessions/2542114


Wednesday, February 27 through Saturday, March 2
RootsTech 2019  (Conferences)
Salt Lake City
RootsTech is a 4-day event held annually in Salt Lake City, Utah, dedicated to celebrating family and discovering family histories. With over 300 breakout sessions, an exciting lineup of celebrity speakers, and a gigantic expo hall.
 



Wednesday, March 13
Monthly Meeting  (Monthly Meeting)
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Aldersgate



Saturday, April 6
Voices From The Past  (Local Events)
Settlers' and Elmwood/Pinewood Cemeteries, Charlotte


Wednesday, April 10
Monthly Meeting  (Monthly Meeting)
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Aldersgate



Wednesday, May 8 through Saturday, May 11
National Genealogical Society's 2019 Family History Conference  (Conferences)
St. Charles, Missouri
The NGS Family History Conference, 8–11 May 2019 is your opportunity to choose from more than 150 lectures presented by many nationally recognized speakers, explore an exhibit hall filled with more than 80 exhibitors, and network with more than 2,000 genealogists. Every NGS conference has a different theme with a new program top to bottom—so there is always more to learn and discover.


Wednesday, May 8
Monthly Meeting  (Monthly Meeting)
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Aldersgate



Wednesday, June 12
Monthly Meeting  (Monthly Meeting)
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Aldersgate



Wednesday, July 10
Monthly Meeting  (Monthly Meeting)
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Aldersgate



Wednesday, August 14
Monthly Meeting  (Monthly Meeting)
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Aldersgate



Wednesday, September 11
Monthly Meeting  (Monthly Meeting)
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Aldersgate



Wednesday, October 9
Monthly Meeting  (Monthly Meeting)
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Aldersgate



Saturday, November 23
Monthly Meeting  (Monthly Meeting)
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Aldersgate



Wednesday, December 11
Monthly Meeting  (Monthly Meeting)
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Aldersgate