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Wednesday, October 23
National Archives Virtual Genealogy Fair  (Conferences & Seminars)
Online
 
Free online how-to research guidance for all skill levels. Full schedule, videos, handouts, instructions, and links to past videos are posted at www.archives.gov/calendar/genealogy-fair.
 
 


Thursday, October 24
Finding and Translating German Church Records and Newspaper Articles  (Conferences & Seminars)
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Kenton County Library, Covington, Kentucky
Learn tips and tricks for finding and translating local German church records and newspaper articles during this one-hour class.
 
Note that the class will be repeated at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 7.
 
Register by going to  https://kentonlibrary.evanced.info/signup/calendar  and clicking on the event listing in the library calendar.


Saturday, October 26
12th Annual Family History Conference  (Conferences & Seminars)
8:30 am to 2:00 pm
Northern Kentucky Family History Center, 144 Buttermilk Pike, Lakeside Park, Ky.
 
Presenter: Tony Burroughs, founder and CEO of Black Genealogy. For info and a link to online registration: https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Northern_Kentucky_Family_History_Center
 
 


Day With Judy G. Russell
Saturday, October 26
Day With Judy G. Russell  (Conferences & Seminars)
8:45 am to 4:00 pm
Allen County Public Library,Fort Wayne, Indiana
The Legal Genealogist Judy G. Russell is a genealogist with a law degree who writes and lectures on topics ranging from using court records in family history to understanding DNA testing. On the faculty of numerous genealogy institutes, she is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Board for Certification of Genealogists®, from which she holds credentials as a Certified Genealogist® and Certified Genealogical Lecturerâ„ .
On October 26, there will be four lectures: “An Act for the Relief of Gregory Thomas and Others—The Private Laws of the Federal and State Governments”, “No Person Shall…Gallop Horses in the Streets--Using Court Records to tell the Story of our Ancestor’s Lives”, “When Worlds Collide: Resolving Conflicts in Genealogical Records”, and “2019: The Year of the Copyright.” For a description of each presentation and information on time schedule, go to our website:www.acgsi.org.



Thursday, November 7
Finding and Translating German Church Records and Nespaper Articles  (Conferences & Seminars)
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Kenton County Library, Covington, Kentucky
 
Learn tips and tricks for finding and translating local German church records and newspaper articles during this one-hour class.
 
Register by going to  https://kentonlibrary.evanced.info/signup/calendar  and clicking on the event listing in the library calendar.


Saturday, November 16
Genealogical Uses of Google Earth  (Conferences & Seminars)
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Bullitt County Government Center, 634 Conestoga Parkway, Shepherdsville, Ky.
 
Bullitt Count Genealogical Society is the event sponsor.
 
 



Friday, June 26, 2020 through Sunday, June 28, 2020
Maryland to Kentucky Conference  (Conferences & Seminars)
Bardstown, Kentucky
 
Information to be posted online at
https://sites.google.com/site/mdtoky3/home
 



DNA Family Workshop/Reunion for the McDowell DNA Project
Thursday, August 20, 2020 through Saturday, August 22, 2020
DNA Family Workshop/Reunion for the McDowell DNA Project  (Conferences & Seminars)
Henry Horton TN State Park - 35 Minutes Outside Nashville TN.
DNA Family Workshop Reunion 
Henry Horton Tennessee State Park
35 minutes outside Nashville, Tennessee.
We will have the hotel available with 65 guest rooms,
in addition, 8 cabins, and the campgrounds
for your reservatons call 1-800-250-8612


The park will hold your early bookings in advance of our gathering starting August 1 2019
NOTE: The park stays booked so get your request in early. 
 
THIS WILL BE A FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENT
CHILDREN WILL BE WELCOME
 
THURSDAY
RECEPTION
August the 20th at 6:00pm
You will pick up your Badges and Program schedule, for the events.
Light refreshments will be served.

FRIDAY
GROUP SESSION DAY
DNA project members will be able to attend private group sessions connecting to DNA matches in their special color groups in a quiet setting. Breaking for lunch and snacks at the hotel restaurant.

 
All DNA TESTING MEMBERS ARE ENCOURGED TO BRING YOUR GEDCOMS, OR FAMILY WORKSHEETS. WE WANT YOU TO FIND YOUR CONNECTIONS BACK IN TIME. 
  
SATURDAY
MORNING
We will have speakers explaining DNA.
Another speaker giving you history on McDowell’s that fought in the Civil War in Tennessee.
We will adjourn for lunch at the hotel restaurant.
AFTERNOON
Then at 2pm we will meet back at the conference center,
then go to the Civil War Battle site in Spring Hill for a tour.
Those that want to remain may continue their private group session.   
 
Please e-mail me to confirm you will be coming.
Please include your Kit # to Verify you are a project member.
This way we will know how many people will be attending the workshop.
 
Charlotte McDowell Baker
Administrator for the McDowell DNA Project
 
 
Registration cost and information will be sent when you confirm you will be attending.