Conferences

FGS 2011 Blogging Genspiration Session

Friday evening at FGS2011, I sat in on a Genspiration session which was run by Amy Coffin of The We Tree Blog. The concept of a Genspiration session was to set our own topic, sit around in a room and discuss it. An open discussion of what works, what doesn’t, questions we have, suggestions to […]

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ProGen Study Group Dinner at FGS2011

Last Tuesday evening I attended a ProGen Study Group dinner at Bennigan’s. I met many wonderful people I had previously only “known” online or via email. We had a nice chat and meal before we headed off in different directions. Some attended the APG roundtable discussion and others of us attended the FamilySearch Blogger reception. […]

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FGS2011 Book Purchases

I returned home from FGS2011 this afternoon. Was a little sad to leave but anxious to get home and start back to work for my clients. I made a number of book purchases this week. When I have time to read them I’ll probably write a post about each book later. An Atlas of Southern […]

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Midwestern Roots Family History and Genealogy Conference 2012

I stopped by the Indiana Genealogical Society booth at FGS2011 to chat with Tiny Lyons of Gen Wish List blog. I have been thinking about joining the Indiana Genealogical Society because they have, as of this post, 668 databases. These databases represent the 92 counties in Indiana. The society also provides members with an electronic […]

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APG Luncheon FGS2011

I just attended the Association of Professional Genealogists luncheon at FGS2011. I heard Kenyatta D. Berry speak about A. B. Caldwell and the treasure trove of information contained in his books. Kenyatta’s genealogical career began when she researched the ancestor of a former boyfriend and stumbled upon Caldwell’s resource and found a treasure trove of […]

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