Alice Volkert

Alice Colby Volkert is a professional genealogist who understands the need that people have to learn about their ancestors and is delighted to help them meet that need. She is a popular speaker at Jamboree, UGA, and Expo Genealogy Conferences as well as local Family History Fairs and genealogy societies’ meetings. Alice is on the board of the Southern California Chapter of the Association for Professional Genealogists and is a member of the Genealogical Speakers Guild.

August 3, 2013
OCCGS General Meeting

Through Their Eyes

After using all the tried-and-true research strategies there are still some individuals that just can not be found! As far as researching individuals, we keep narrowing our field of vision until we have little hope of “seeing” anything new. But, if we stop and think about it and no longer try to use our own eyes, but turn around and use the eyes of the person we are investigating; we may “see” the solution. What did your mystery person see?

Backing Through the Brick Wall

Backing Through the Brick Wall" discusses researching descendants of someone. Usually we do not do that! But sometimes there is a good reason for going the opposite way! Maybe, finding some other descendant who may have that vital piece of information that can provide the clue or source that breaks through that brick wall!

General Meetings

Visitors are welcome at our General Membership Meetings! Join us and learn more about OCCGS!

Contact OCCGS:

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

(714) 536-5549