LCGS 2021 Virtual Membership Meetings
 
Thursday, August 19, 2021
Ancestry.com Tips and Tricks 
by Vrinda Albrecht
 
 
 
Thursday, September 16, 2021
The Ethical Genealogist 
by Judy Russell, JD, CG, CGL
 
 
 
Thursday, October 21, 2021
ABC Strategies for Working with DNA Matches
by Diahan Southard
 
 
 
Thursday, November 18, 2021
Prospecting for Family History in Unexpected Places
by Annette Burke Lyttle
 
 
 
Thursday, December 16, 2021
DNA: What to Expect When You're Testing
by Janeen Bjork

Facts and Tips
Use only accepted abbreviations (no homespun stuff).
[Basic Information]

A Fact is something known to exist, be true, or have happened.
[Basic Information]

Obituaries - don\'t limit your scope of your research to just the deceased. You may find a relative in the list of survivors or pre-deceased...or pallbearers. These clues help place your relatives at a specific place and a specific time in many cases!
[Basic Information]

When you're copying old family photographs, see if you can find the original negative.
[Preservation]

GEDCOM is a standardized method of formatting your family tree data into a te.xt file that can be easily read and converted by any genealogical software program, i. RootsMagic, Family Tree Maker, PAF, Brothers Keeper, Reunion.
[Genealogy Software]