Genealogy on the Go - (20-July-2011)
Jana Sloan Broglin, CG
The Key to the Courthouse - ( 12-Feb-2012)
Michael Brophy is a professional genealogical researcher, heir
search specialist, and lecturer from the Boston area. He has served as Program
Director and Publicity Director for the Massachusetts Genealogical Council. Mike
earned an MBA degree from Suffolk University and a BBA from the University of
Massachusetts at Amherst.
Descendancy Research - (05-April-2014)
Erin in the USA: Irish Research on This Side of the Atlantic
Irish-American Catholic Genealogy - (03-March-2012)
Immigrant Voices - Angel Island Immigration - (03-Nov-2012)
Genealogy Hacks - Tricks to Crack the Top Genealogy Web Sites
Louise Cooke is the Producer and Host of the
Genealogy Gems Podcast, an online genealogy show at www.GenealogyGems.com
and in iTunes. She is the author of the books How to Find Your Family History
in Newspapers and The Genealogist's Google Toolbox, producer of the DVD series
Google Earth for Genealogy, an international lecturer, and frequent magazine
Time Travel with Google Earth - (2-March-2013)
Turn iGoogle Into Your Homepage - (07-April-2012)
Get the Scoop On Your Ancestors from Old Newspapers - (20-April-2011)
SA-009 - Google Search Strategies (2011 Jamboree session)
Jewish Genealogy 101 - (19-Dec-2012)
Elkins is the founder and chief researcher for
Advantage Genealogy, where she not only specializes in Japanese
ancestry and heir research, but family history presentation and preservation.
Valerie is a researcher, presenter, storyteller and geneablogger at FamilyCherished.com.
Interest in Pinterest: Pinning Your Family History - (19-June-2013)
H. (Jay) Fonkert, CGSM, is a Minnesota-based genealogy professional
whose articles have appeared in Minnesota Genealogist, The Septs, Family Chronicle,
APG Quarterly, National Genealogical Society Quarterly, and NGS Magazine. He
is a director of the Association of Professional Genealogists, managing editor
of Minnesota Genealogist, and past president of the Minnesota Genealogical Society.
Wooden Shoe Genealogy: Finding Dutch and Frisian Ancestors - (18-June-2014)
Official, but Wrong: Testing the Validity of Genealogical Information in
Official Records- (03-Aug-2013)
Foulk received a family tree from her father,
which launched her into a lifetime of genealogy research. She shares her love
of genealogy through lectures, articles and personal assistance. Speaking highlights
include the Missouri State Genealogy Association Conference, Midwest Genealogy
Centers Annual Conferences, and the Nebraska State Genealogy Conference.
Imported to America - Colonists for Sale -
A. Hepps is the founder of Treelines.com, a family story-sharing website
and winner of the RootsTech 2013 Developer Challenge. With a degree in Computer
Science from Harvard, she has fourteen years of experience in the digital media
space leading technology initiatives across the content, commerce, mobile, and
social spaces. She has been working on her family tree for more than twenty
years and combines in Treelines.com her depth in genealogy, technology, and
storytelling. She lives in Manhattan.
Timeline Creation Applications - (09-April-2014)
Wilcox Hibben, PhD, CG, Board Certified genealogist, has been involved in
family research for 30+ years. She is secretary of the Genealogical Speakers
Guild, president of the SoCal Chapter of APG, and president of the Corona Genealogical
Society. Jean is director of the Corona CA Family History Center, and a volunteer
at NARA, Pacific Region, Riverside County. Follow Jean at circlemending.org.
Getting Family History Information through the Back Door - (07- Dec-2013)
The Two Sides of Interviewing - (18-Nov-2012)
Yes, You Can! - Do Genealogy in Spite of a Learning Disability - (19-Oct-2011)
Sharing and Preserving Memories in a Digital Era - (01-Dec-2012)
Hovorka received a B.A. in Ancient History and
a MLIS from BYU. She and her husband Kim Hovorka own Family ChartMasters (www.familychartmasters.com),
a genealogy chart printing company. Janet writes (www.thechartchick.com) and
teaches at SLCC. She is serving as President of UGA.
Trip the Tree Fantastic: Intriguing Family History Trips for the Whole Family
Grandma's Flak Jacket - (18-April-2012)
Playground Rules for Genealogy on the Internet -
Getting Your Notes and Sources Right - (07-May-2011)
Kendrick is the founder and content manager of Genealogy Bootcamps, an online
genealogy learning community focusing on the blend of technology and genealogy
in the 21st century. Through Genealogy Bootcamps, Tonia offer fantastically useful
training for new and seasoned genealogists, helping busy people learn skills
to accomplish their family history goals quickly and effectively.
Transform Your Note-Taking and Remember Everything with Evernote- (06-July-2013)
A. Kitchens is Computer Press Award winning how-to book author
and digital renaissance woman. Her website, Family Oral History Using Digital
Tools, is devoted to tools and techniques for recording, processing and
preserving the stories that matter the most. After interviewing her grandfather
(he'd been given a cassette recorder and some tapes for his 99th birthday), she
embarked on a quest to understand the best practices to conduct family interviews.
She has been tracking the changing hardware and software scene for nearly a decade.
Her how-to go-to site, Family Oral History Using Digital Tools
(familyoralhistory.us), is where Susan helps people learn how to capture and
preserve the stories that matter most.
How to Interview family: Skills for your Ears, Eyes, Brain - (16-July-2014)
Koonce is an active contributor to the online
genealogical community. A knowledge management specialist by profession, she
leverages her skills for the pursuit of genealogy. In addition to her own family
research, Ms. Koonce helps others by volunteering with the USGenWeb Project.
In that capacity she coordinates sites for FLGenWeb, NCGenWeb and TNGenWeb groups.
Genealogy News at Your Fingertips: From RSS Feeds to Digital Magazine Platforms
Michael D. Lacopo has been researching since 1980 and has lectured internationally
and written for numerous periodicals and journals. A retired veterinarian, Dr.
Lacopo applies the same methodic, careful, scientific approach to his research
as he did his profession. His strengths lie in immigrant genealogy, German and
Swiss research, Mennonite research and chasing ancestors in the Mid-Atlantic
and Midwest states. A self-described all-American mutt, his research
skills cover a broad range. He is currently working full-time in the world of
genealogy at Roots4U.com.
Deconstructing Your Family Tree: Re-Evaluating the Evidence -
Allen Lambert, NEHGS
SA-024Lambert-Researching your Union Civil War Ancestors - (2011)
Waters Lauer is a researcher, lecturer, college
instructor, and award-winning author. She has extensive experience speaking at
local, regional, and national conferences. Her first book won the 2007 National
Genealogical Society Genealogical Writing Competition Award for Excellence and
the Maryland Historical Society, Sumner A. Parker Award, for best genealogy of
a Maryland family.
Path to Organizational Bliss - (17 July-2013)
Clemens Lauritzen, AG, was involved in genealogy before she was even born.
The daughter of avid genealogists, she was spending time in courthouses and cemeteries
while other children were playing on swings and going to the beach. The love
of her familys history has never left her. With her experience as a former
Family History Director, she is a frequent speaker at genealogy events.
Ticked Off! What Can the Pre-1850 Census Tell Me? -
Homespun and Calico - Researching our Foremothers - (04-May-2013)
Levenick, also known as The Family Curator, has
written about organizing, preserving, and sharing family treasures since 2007
at www.TheFamilyCurator.com, voted one of the 40 Best Genealogy Blogs in 2010
and in 2011. She is the author of Organize Your Family Archives
(F+W Media, Fall 2012).
Caring for Keepsakes: The Top 10 Family Treasures - (16-April-2014)
Break Down Brick Walls with Home Sources - (06-April-2013)
Cemetery Research for Your New England Ancestors - (17-Aug-2011)
Looking After the Poor_Finding Your Ancestors in New England Poverty Records
K. Meitzler founded Heritage Quest
in 1985. He currently operates Family Roots Publishing Company, writes daily
at GenealogyBlog.com, edits the twice-weekly Genealogy Newsline and conducts
the annual Salt Lake Christmas Tour (now in its 29th year), and speaks nationally,
having given over 2000 lectures since 1983.
Mobile Capturing of Your Ancestor's Documents and Pictures -
L. Meyerink, AG, FUGA
SA-035Meyerink-But It Ain't the Original Record! - (2011)
Mieszala, Certified Genealogist (sm),
specializes in forensic genealogy, 20th century
research, and the Midwest.
Options in Post-Adoption Research - (15-May-2013)
G. Morgan president of Aha! Seminars, Inc.,
and an internationally recognized genealogy expert who presents at local, state,
national, and international genealogical conferences. He is the author of ten
books and hundreds of articles for magazines and online publications, and is
one of the Genealogy Guys podcasters.
Sidestep Genealogy - (07-Sept-2013)
The Genealogist as CSI - (04-Aug-2012)
Tell Me about When You Were A Child - (16-March-2011)
John Neill has actively researched his own
genealogy for nearly thirty years, writes 'Genealogy Tip of the Day' and 'Casefile
Clues.' He has lectured nationally on a wide variety of genealogy-related topics.
Organizing Database Searches - (19-March-2014)
No Will-No Problem - (20-Feb-2013)
Seeing the Patterns: Organizing Your Information (04-Feb-2012)
Gena Philibert Ortega, M.S., holds a Masters
degree in Interdisciplinary Studies (Psychology and Womens Studies) and
a Masters degree in Religion. Gena has spoken to groups throughout the
United States as well as virtually to audiences in the United States and Europe.
She is the author of hundreds of articles published in genealogy newsletters
and magazines. Her writings can also be found on her blogs, Genas Genealogy
Cost Cutting Measures to Help You Do More Genealogy -
Women in WWII - (02-Nov-2013)
Women's Work - (15-Aug-2012)
Remembering the Ladies-Researching Your Female Ancestors - (01-Oct-2011)
Native American Ancestry: A DNA Standpoint - (07-July-2012)
Pinnick is a national lecturer with more than 27 years overall research experience
including all the major U.S. repositories, author of Finding and Using
African American Newspapers released May, 2008, former board member of
APG and FGS, instructor in the African American track at the summer Institute
of Genealogy and Historical Research.
Tips, Strategies, & Resources for the African American Researcher -
The Effect of the Founders: Why It's Useful to DNA Test People Living Outside
the USA - (05-May-2012)
M. Randall, A native of central New York, Barbara discovered genealogy at
the 2009 Jamboree and the addiction began! Since then, Barbara has been active
in SCGS. For the last year she has led the Legacy Family Tree User Group and
presented several workshops. Barbara is a webinar host in training and will be
a chair of the 2015 Jamboree. Barbara is a board member of SCGS. A DAR registrar
and volunteer genealogist/consultant, she is a special education middle school
Beyond the Passenger List - (04-
Roddy, a Certified Public Accountant, has been
a genealogist for 13 years. She earned a certificate from the Genealogy and Family
History program at the University of Washington. She is an active member of the
Seattle Genealogical Society and speaks frequently in the Seattle area. Her article
'Mark Golden: A Case Study in World War II Research,' appeared
in Family Chronicle Magazine.
Mark Golden: A Case Study in World War II Research - (21-Aug-2013)
Neff Rollins is a medical writer and professional genealogist who specializes
in Jewish genealogy, 19th century Russian documents, and ancestors who worked
in health professions. Janes writing has appeared in RootsKey,
the JGSLA newsletter. Her other writing has appeared in the
Los Angeles Times, the LA Jewish Journal, Reed magazine,
and in medical trade magazines.
Is There a Baby Catcher in your Bloodline? - (01-June-2013)
Smith, MLS, is a librarian in the Academic Services
department of the University of South Florida (USF) Tampa Library. He is a Director
of the Federation of Genealogical Societies and President of the Florida Genealogical
Society of Tampa. He is co-host of the long-running Genealogy Guys Podcast, and
author of the book Social Networking for Genealogists.
Effective Online Queries - (16-Oct-2013)
Butcher, Baker, Candlestick Maker - (01-Sept-2012)
Thanksgiving Special: Online Resources for Colonial America - (17-Oct-2012)
Photo Treasures Discovered at Jamboree-A Closer Look - (06-August-2011)
B. Witcher, MLS, FUGA, IGSF
SA-019Witcher-Fingerprinting Families - 2011
Geiger Woodward, CG, CGL is a Certified Genealogist and Certified
Genealogical Lecturer. Linda is a professional historical and genealogical researcher,
author, and lecturer. She specializes in Georgia's state and county records,
federal records of the southeast region of the United States, and Cherokee records
created before, during, and after forced removal in 1838.
Documentation: Never Having to Ask, 'Where Did That Come From?
- (16 Jan 2013)
Me and My Laptop: Getting the Most out of your Laptop while Researching Onsite
Hark! That Tombstone is Talking to Me!