Last weekend, I was in Wytheville, Virginia doing a little research and giving a couple of Lectures. On Friday, I was lucky enough to spend time at the Wythe County Genealogical and Historical Association Regional Research Center: This is their new home. Wonderful building, with lots and lots of great material. I spent time digging... Continue Reading →
Will you be in the southern Virginia area the weekend of April 2nd? The Family History Institute of Southwest Virginia will be held Saturday, April 2nd, 2016. I'll be presenting two sessions: Researching Women in the South and Proving Kinship with Land and Chancery Records. You can register for the Family History Institute of Southwest... Continue Reading →
When an offhand remark from RootsTech ended up on Twitter, I knew I must have had the attention of a few people! "My family married itself over and OVER again." @AncestryAnne #RootsTech #TiesThatBind — Family Sleuther (@FamilySleuther) February 6, 2016 Four lectures in four days along with a few booth demos of Ancestry Academy left... Continue Reading →
I didn't get to travel and speak much last year but this year is picking up! I'm really glad my schedule is allowing it this year. 🙂 Here is what I know for sure: SLIG 2016: Swing through the South, Salt Lake City, Jan 11-15 RootsTech 2016: Four Classes, Salt Lake City, Feb 3-6 Family... Continue Reading →
April 11th, I spent the day with over 200 researchers at the VGS spring conference and they were a lively and fun group. You can find my slides from those presentations at Slides and Presentations. Here are the spread sheet examples: Civil War Spread Sheet Examples Timeline-Adam Boyd Snavely Happy Searching!
I'll be presenting to the Virginia Genealogy Society in Richmond Virginia on Saturday, April 11: Spring 2015 Conference I had a great time this past Saturday presenting to the members of San Luis Obispo Genealogy Society. I've posted my slides on my presentations page -- check it out : Slides from Past Presentations
I presented Are You Missing Genealogy Gems in Military Records? at RootsTech 2015 on Saturday. If you are interested, feel free to check out my slides.
Here are my slides from How To Reveal Your Female Ancestor's Story on Ancestry.com that I presented Thursday at FGS in San Antonio. What a fun crowd! PDF Slides for How To Reveal Your Female Ancestor's Story on Ancestry.com You will also find blog posts on the people I talked about and other female stories... Continue Reading →
I had a great time at Midwestern Roots 2014 in Indianapolis this past weekend! Lots of enthusiastic and energetic researchers. 🙂 I've uploaded my presentation slides from my 4 presentations at Midwestern Roots. Check out the Slides and Presentations Page for the PDF's of those presentations. Also, I mentioned that my blog post Ask Ancestry... Continue Reading →