Indiana Palatines to America 2016 Conference: Your Sources Awaken! June 22-25, 2016

Palatines To America

Palatines to America is pleased to welcome you to the 2016 National Conference, to be held in Ft. Wayne, Indiana.


Teresa Steinkamp McMillin, Carolyn Wright Whitton, Ernest Thode, John Beatty, and Melissa Tennant.

Schedule of special events:

Wednesday, June 22 Bus Tour of Zion Friedheim Church (breakfast served at the church), a tour of the home of Friedrich Conrad Dietrich Wyneken, St. John Bingen Church, which was founded through the missionary efforts of Rev. Wyneken (lunch served at the church), Emmanuel-Soest Church, the largest confessional Lutheran church body in America (dessert served at the church), and St. Paul’s Church, established in 1837 and one of the founding congregations of the Lutheran Church. (Bus leaves at 8:00 a.m. and returns at approximately 5:30 p.m.)

Thursday, June 23 Allen County Public Library available for research.

For more information and registration:


WA – 2016 Conference of the Washington State Genealogical Society, June 18

WA WSGSThe Washington State Genealogical Society Conference is this Saturday, June 18, 2016, at the La Quinta Inn and Suites, 1425 East 27th St. in Tacoma. The conference’s featured speaker is Paula Stuart-Warren, GG, FMGS, FUGA and is hosted by the Tacoma-Pierce County Genealogical Society.

Conference Topics include:

  • Your Anytime Library: Success in the Virtual Stacks

  • Railroad Records and Railroad History: Methods for Tracking

  • Untrod Ground: Sources You May Not Have Encountered

  • Controlling Chaos: Organizing Your Genealogical Material

Additional information, including the brochure and registration form, is available: