LCGS 2021 Virtual Membership Meetings
Thursday, October 21, 2021
ABC Strategies for Working with DNA Matches
by Diahan Southard
 
The meeting of the society will be via GoToWebinar, a meeting platform that
will allow us to meet virtually sponsored by the Florida State Genealogical Society
 
 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing an "invitation" and information/link for joining the virtual meeting/webinar. About 10 minutes before our meeting click on the invitation link. We will join you at the time of the meeting and will then proceed with our scheduled presentation.
 
 
Saturday, October 23, 2021
Salem Witchcraft Trials and Genealogy
by Bryan Mulcahy
 
The meeting of the society will be via GoToWebinar, a meeting platform that
will allow us to meet virtually sponsored by the Florida State Genealogical Society
 
You must pre-register to attend:
 
 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing an "invitation" and information/link for joining the virtual meeting/webinar. About 10 minutes before our meeting click on the invitation link. We will join you at the time of the meeting and will then proceed with our scheduled presentation.
 
 
 
Thursday, November 18, 2021
Prospecting for Family History in Unexpected Places
by Annette Burke Lyttle
 
The meeting of the society will be via GoToWebinar, a meeting platform that
will allow us to meet virtually sponsored by the Florida State Genealogical Society.  
 
You must pre-register to attend:
 
 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing an "invitation" and information/link for joining the virtual meeting/webinar. About 10 minutes before our meeting click on the invitation link. We will join you at the time of the meeting and will then proceed with our scheduled presentation.
 
 
 
Thursday, December 16, 2021
DNA: What to Expect When You're Testing
by Janeen Bjork
 
The AncestryDNA, the 23andMe and MyHeritage marketing campaigns
have been great successes and have led millions of people to order test kits.
Maybe you've already taken a test and need help understanding your results.
Or you have been thinking about it but wanted to know more before
you made the commitment. You are encouraged to bring your questions
and your relatives who are reluctant to test.
 
The meeting of the society will be via GoToWebinar, a meeting platform that
will allow us to meet virtually sponsored by the Florida State Genealogical Society
 
You must pre-register to attend:
 
 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing an "invitation" and information/link for joining the virtual meeting/webinar. About 10 minutes before our meeting click on the invitation link. We will join you at the time of the meeting and will then proceed with our scheduled presentation.
 

Facts and Tips
The Family Group Sheet identifies a couple and their children.
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Good sources for immigrants’ places of origin include obituaries, naturalizations and passport records (especially later ones). Also check church baptismal records for the immigrants’ children.
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Fuzzy searches may be done using the tilde “ ~ ” symbol searching for a term similar in spelling to a name, location or word. For example: smith~
[Internet]

VA makes buried Veterans' records available at VA Nationwide Gravesite Locator at https://www.cem.va.gov.
[Military]

In Italian records you may find September, October, November and December shortened as 7mber, 8mber, 9mber and Xmber, respectively.
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