LCGS Virtual Membership Meetings
 
Southern California Genealogical Society
2021 Jamboree
 
GENETIC GENEALOGY 2021
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, JUNE 4 AND 5, 2021
 
GENEALOGY JAMBOREE 2021
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY JUNE 11 AND 12, 2021
 
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Thursday, June 17, 2021
 
Introduction to GEDMatch 
by Drew Smith
GEDmatch is a free website that allows uploading raw DNA data
from DNA testing companies so that the test data can be compared with
data from tests taken at different companies. It also provides tools that
may not be available at the original testing company. This presentation will
focus on the basics of using GEDmatch to match relatives.
 
The meeting of the society will be via GoToWebinar, 
a meeting platform that will allow us to meet virtually. 
 
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.
 
 
 
Saturday, July 10, 2021
 
Long Distance Research
by Bryan Mulcahy
Locating genealogical information about ancestors presents many challenges.
When you live hundreds or thousands of miles from their place of residence,
it sometimes feels impossible. This seminar will focus on options that researchers
may use when trying to conduct genealogical searches in other parts
of the United States and overseas.
 
The meeting of the society will be via GoToWebinar, 
a meeting platform that will allow us to meet virtually. 
 
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, July 15, 2021
 
Researching, Writing and Publishing Your Family Legacy 
by Judy Billingsley
This presentation will share Judy’s life journey to find her roots through
the USA and International research. In order for Judy to overcome her childhood, she wrote a self-help book called “Too Brown To Keep - A Search for Love, Forgiveness and Healing”.
 
The meeting of the society will be via GoToWebinar, 
a meeting platform that will allow us to meet virtually. 
 
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, 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
Tracing the family medical history helps your children and grandchildren to take preventive measures with their own health.
[Basic Information]

Learn how to "Google."
[Basic Information]

Use Timelines to see the areas where you need to concentrate your research.
[Basic Information]

Look for German immigrants’ origins in published lists of emigrants (Auswanderungen) from particular areas, compiled form German records.
[German Research]

Did you know that the 1910 U.S. Federal Census asked whether a person was a veteran of the Union Army (UA), Navy (UN), or the Confederate Army (CA) or Navy (CN).
[Military]

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