Northeast Washington Genealogical Society Fall Seminar

Saturday, September 16th the Northeast Washington Genealogical Society will be holding their 29th annual Fall Seminar at the “Ambulance Shack” located at the North Roundabout in Colville.
The featured presenter will be William Dollarhide; renowned genealogy lecturer and author. He has been in pursuit of his family origins since 1971 and involved professionally with genealogy since 1980. He has written over 120 published magazine articles relating to genealogical research; has developed several software systems for genealogy; and he is the author of over 30 books, including Map Guide to the U.S. Federal Censuses, 1790-1920, one of the best-selling genealogy books of all time
Topics for our workshop include:
  American Migration Routes, 1750-1800

 Using Deeds to Trace the Trails of Your Ancestors

 You Know About Census Records But What About Census Substitutes?

 Civil War Genealogy

Mr. Dollarhides numerous books will be available for purchase during breaks and lunch.

Mark your calendar now! You don’t want to miss this one. In fact, why not bring a friend? Remember you don’t have to be a member to attend.
Registration is at 8:30 a.m. with the program beginning at 9:00 a.m. For more details please visit our website at or call Karen Struve at 509-690-8380.

NW Genealogy Conference Registration Continues

“Where does your story begin? That’s the theme of the 2017 Northwest Genealogy Conference, featuring nationally acclaimed speakers Kenyatta Berry, Daniel Earl and Diahan Southard. August 16 – 19 in Arlington, Washington.

Don’t miss this top-notch conference, full of classes, vendors, networking and more! Register today: full three-day conference -$160, single day – $80. For more information and registration, visit the NWGC website.

NW Genealogy Conference — Get Your Early Bird Discount NOW

The Early Bird Discount for the 2017 Northwest Genealogy Conference expires Wednesday, February 15th . With emphasis on “Where Does Your Story Begin?” the conference offers a variety of speakers, including four keynote speakers, and four days of classes and workshops. This fabulous event takes place in Arlington, Washington, August 16-19th. Mark your calendars and register at and follow the prompts.

SCGS Announces Free Webinar Schedule

The Southern California Genealogical Society (SCGS) has announced its highly acclaimed Jamboree Extension Series Webinar schedule for 2017.

The webinars offer a wide range of topics to build skills, whether you’re a beginner or professional genealogist.

All live broadcasts of the webinars are free and are offered the first Saturday of each month (10:00 a.m.) and third Wednesday (6:00 p.m.). You can attend on your computer, tablet or smart phone.

For more information and registration, visit the SCGS webinar series website.

International Germanic Genealogy Conference — Mark Your Calendar


German-American Genealogical Partnership

The German-American Genealogical Partnership is sponsoring its first International Germanic Genealogy Conference, July 28 – 30, 2017 in Minneapolis. More than 60 presentations will be held over the three-day conference — everything German. Registration begins in January 2017, but hotel accommodations can be made now. For more information, visit the Germanic Genealogy Society website.