OCCGS Genealogy BASH and Book Faire

Lecture Status

The Lectures below will show a status of OPEN, where seats are available, or CLOSED, where no seats are available. You can use this as a reference when choosing which lectures you'd like to attend.



Session 1 - 9:15 am to 10:15 am

Status

Location

Speaker

Topic

OPENTheaterBarbara RenickHow Gadgets and Computers are Changing Genealogy
OPENRoom CBrian SpeckartHow findmypast.com can help you extend your family tree both at home and overseas
OPENMaddy RoomRandy SeaverSearching Ancestry.com Effectively
OPENRoom BDawn ThurstonTruth Telling and Family History: A Fine Balance
OPENTalbert RoomLinda SernaForeign Research
OPENBalboa RoomChris Hansen / Lloyd BudwigBeginning Genealogy

Session 2 - 10:45 am - 11:45 am

Status

Location

Speaker

Topic

OPENTheaterBarbara RenickMoving Family History into the 21st Century
OPENRoom CRichard McFarlaneGetting Started with FamilySearch
OPENMaddy RoomRandy SeaverDiscovering Jane's Roots in California, Australia and England
OPENRoom BDawn ThurstonThe Place of Place in Your Family History
OPENTalbert RoomLinda SernaGenealogy as Detective Work
OPENBalboa RoomChris Hansen / Lloyd BudwigBeginning Genealogy

Session 3 - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Status

Location

Speaker

Topic

OPENTheaterBarbara RenickTackling Tough Genealogy Tasks with 21st Century Technology
OPENRoom CCeCe MooreIntroduction to DNA Testing for Genealogy
OPENMaddy RoomJean Wilcox HibbenCounty Websites: An Overlooked Resource
OPENTalbert RoomGena Philibert-OrtegaRead All About It: Your Ancestors in Newspapers
OPENRoom BNorma KeatingUsing Maps Effectively
OPENBalboa RoomChris Hansen / Lloyd BudwigBeginning Genealogy

Session 4 - 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Status

Location

Speaker

Topic

OPENTheaterBarbara RenickChanges to the Family Search Catalog, Including Hints for More Effectively Searching This Site
OPENRoom CCeCe Moore"I've Received My DNA Results...Now What?"
OPENMaddy RoomJean Wilcox HibbenIt's Here, Now What? Searching and Browsing the 1940 Census
OPENTalbert RoomGena Philibert-OrtegaRemember the Ladies: Finding Your Female Ancestors
OPENRoom BNorma KeatingUnusual Resources: Rarely Used Great Genealogical Records

Contact OCCGS:

Orange County California Genealogical Society
c/o Huntington Beach Central Library
7111 Talbert Avenue
Huntington Beach, California 92648

(714) 536-5549

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