What’s New on our calendar to October 10, 2021

Listed below are the NEW genealogy events that were added to our online genealogy events calendar this past week.

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  • Submit by Oct 15 – Minnesota Genealogical Society 2022 class proposals presented by MGS www.ConferenceKeeper.org/call-for-papers
  • Submit by Oct 29 – 2022 GSNJ Spring Conference Call for Papers presented by The Genealogical Society of New Jersey
  • NEW: Submit by Dec 03 – Call for Proposals – DNA Topics, requested by the Connecticut Society of Genealogists (Free)
  • NEW: Submit by Dec 03 – Ongoing call for articles for MASSOG, the journal of the Massachusetts Society of Genealogists, Inc.


Below are listed the genealogy events that have been added to our calendar just throughout the past week. Review and register in advance for any that you don’t want to miss!

(V) MI – Oct 09 – Saturday, October 9, 2021 Arab American Genealogical Research in US Records: An Introduction with Reem Awad-Rashmawi (DSGR Meeting Schedule) presented by Detroit Society of Genealogical Research (Free)  https://dsgr.org/

(V) TN – Oct 09 – Fourth Quarter Meeting and presentation presented by Tennessee Genealogical Society (Free)  https://tngs.org/Events

(V) PA – Oct 10 – Steve Schecter Memorial Lecture featuring Dr. Robert Watson presented by Jewish Genealogical and Archival Society of Greater Philadelphia (Free)  www.jgasgp.org

(V) WA – Oct 11 – SKCGS Genetic Genealogy/DNA: Family Tree DNA Y & mtDNA Surname projects; locality & haplogroup projects  presented by  South King County Genealogical Society  (Free)  https://skcgs.groups.io/g/Genetic-Genealogy

TN – Oct 12 – Genealogy Workshop presented by Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park ($)  https://tnstateparks.com/parks/event_details/sycamore-shoals/#/?event=genealogy-workshop

(V) NY – Oct 13 – Claiming “Radical Asa” Carrington: Connecting to an Ancestor presented by Buffalo & Erie County Public Library (Free)  https://buffalolib.libcal.com/event/8313363

(V) FL – Oct 13 – Kinseekers Family Tree Maker Special Interest Group (SIG) presented by Kinseekers Genealogical Society of Lake County, FL (Free)  https://kinseekers.org/index.php

NC – Oct 13 – Genealogy Workshop – Floating Trees presented by Person County Public Library (Free)  https://www.facebook.com/events/6094888607248358

(V) TX – Oct 14 – “Technology Enabled Collaboration for Genealogists” presented by Denton County Genealogical Society (Free)  https://denton.bibliocommons.com/events/6153979dc091ca4200591153

(V) OH – Oct 14 – Discover Your Past: Googling Grandpa: Using Google in Your Genealogy Research presented by Avon Lake Public Library (Free)  https://alpl.librarymarket.com/events/discover-your-past-googling-grandpa-using-google-your-genealogy-research

(V) Virtual – Oct 15 – Re-thinking the lives of Black Victorians presented by The National Archives (UK) (Free/$)  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rethinking-the-lives-of-black-victorians-tickets-169299943689?aff=intm

(V) TX – Oct 15 – SAGHS Hosts Genealogy Cornucopia: A Festival of Genealogical Research presented by San Angelo Genealogical & Historical Society (Free)  www.saghs-tx.org

(V) AR – Oct 16 – Arkansas Genealogical Society Free 2021 Virtual Fall Seminar presented by Arkansas Genealogical Society (Free)  http://www.argensoc.org/

(V) DC – Oct 16 – U.S. Premiere of “The Six” documentary about the six Chinese men who survived the wreck of Titanic, featuring the genealogists who researched their lives. presented by Immigration Film Festival (Free)  https://immigrationfilmfest.org/schedule2021/

(V) WA – Oct 16 – SKCGS General Meeting with Thomas MacEntee  “You Can Do This, Photo Organizing Preservation” presented by  South King County Genealogical Society  (Free)  http://skcgs.org/membership

(V) CA – Oct 16 – Whittier Area Genealogical Society (WAGS) presented by  (Free)  Program@wagswhittier.org

(V) TN – Oct 16 – TN Research presented by Tennessee Genealogical Society (Free/$)  https://tngs.org/event-4309291

(V) NY – Oct 16 – Heritage Hunters Fall Genealogy Conference presented by Saratoga County Heritage Hunters ($)  https://www.facebook.com/events/857698771551623

(V) WA – Oct 18 – SKCGS Technology User Group: Collaboration: Wikitree, FamilySearch Family Tree, Geni  presented by  South King County Genealogical Society  (Free)  https://skcgs.groups.io/g/TUG

(V) AL – Oct 18 – Untangling the Web: Finding your Alabama Ancestors in Cyberspace presented by Alabama Department of Archives and History (Free)  http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07eim28lc7ea9b3a10&llr=rmg54lcab

(V) FL – Oct 18 – Genealogy Detective Series — part 1 “Becoming a Genealogy Detective”” presented by Brevard Genealogical Society (Free/$)  www.flbgs.org

(V) TN – Oct 19 – TN Research in Action–Creating a Locality Guide presented by Tennessee Genealogical Society (Free/$)  https://tngs.org/event-4309302

KS – Oct 20 – Genealogy + Local History Spotlight: Resources from the Register of Deeds presented by Lawrence Public Library (Free)  https://lawrence.bibliocommons.com/events/6127ec524af121300033e5f4

(V) OH – Oct 21 – Discover Your Past: Avoiding Rabbit Holes: Using Research Questions, Plans, and Logs presented by Avon Lake Public Library (Free)  https://alpl.librarymarket.com/events/discover-your-past-avoiding-rabbit-holes-using-research-questions-plans-and-logs

(V) CT – virtual – Oct 22 – 2021 Polish Genealogy Conference presented by Polish Genealogical Society of CT and the Northeast AND The S. A. Blejwas Endowed Chair of the Polish and Polish-American Studies, Central Connecticut State University ($)  www.pgsctne.org

(V) NC – Oct 23 – FAMILY MIGRATIONS INTO AND OUT OF WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA presented by the Old Buncombe County Genealogical Society ($)  https://www.obcgs.com

CA – Oct 23 – Picnic in the Cemetery presented by Santa Barbara County Genealogical Society ($)  http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07eilgjx9va23cf731&llr=xdhbr9cab

(V) GA – Oct 23 – Discover Early Directories for Genealogical Research presented by Augusta Genealogical Society, Augusta, Georgia  (Free/$)  https://www.augustagensociety.org/

(V) NY – Oct 23 – The Black Experience in Dutch New York: A Virtual Event presented by New Netherland Institute and the NYG&B (Free)  https://newyorkfamilyhistory.org/events/black-experience-dutch-new-york

TN – Oct 23 – Genealogy Day: Incorporating Genealogy, Photographs & Other Memorabilia into Small Easy Projects presented by Jonesborough Genealogical Society (Free)  https://www.facebook.com/events/196757245790210

(V) TN – Oct 23 – Let’s Discuss It presented by Tennessee Genealogical Society (Free)  https://tngs.org/event-4179043

(V) AU – QLD – Oct 23 – What can a Y DNA test do for me? presented by Queensland Family History Society ($)  https://www.qfhs.org.au/

(V) WA – Oct 24 – SKCGS/BDHS present Janice Lovelace “Black Miners in the West”  presented by  South King County Genealogical Society  (Free)   https://www.google.com/url?q=https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0rde2srzwjEtZ3Wa1B8mt7xbaaYvQhhr2y&sa=D&source=calendar&ust=1633970328249101&usg=AOvVaw1XgmcGWgJ7NykL5O8lK-Ly

(V) WA – Oct 25 – SKCGS Genealogy Chat presented by  South King County Genealogical Society  (Free)  https://skcgs.groups.io/g/Society

(V) VA – Oct 26 – The Virginia War Memorial, with Kyndall Drumheller, Research and Policy Manager, Virginia War Memorial presented by Genealogical Research Institute of Virginia (Free)  https://tinyurl.com/GRIVADrumhellerOct2021

(V) TN – Oct 26 – Tour the New TN LIbrary and Archives presented by Tennessee Genealogical Society (Free/$)  https://tngs.org/event-4458195

(V) CT – Oct 27 – Beyond the Gravestone: Researching Death Records in Connecticut presented by Russell Library, funded by the Friends of Russell Library (Free)  https://russelllibrary.libcal.com/event/7746514

(V) TN – Oct 28 – Virginia Research 101 presented by Tennessee Genealogical Society (Free/$)  https://tngs.org/event-4458132

(V) NY – Oct 28 – Researching in Northern Ireland: Looking High and Low presented by Fiona Fitzimons and sponsored by New York Genealogical and Biographical Society (Free)  https://newyorkfamilyhistory.org/events/researching-northern-ireland-looking-high-and-low

(V) CA – Oct 29 – Zoomin’ on Ponga with Tami Mize presented by Ponga (Free)  ponga.com/zoomin

(V) KY – Oct 29 – 2021 Northeastern Kentucky Genealogy Conference In Memory of Vicki Evans presented by Greenup County Genealogy Society (Free)  https://www.facebook.com/events/974582409775147

(V) FL – Nov 01 – Kinseekers Military Records Special Interest Group (SIG) presented by Kinseekers Genealogical Society of Lake County, FL (Free)  https://kinseekers.org/index.php

(V) MA – Nov 03 – Introduction to Heraldry for Genealogists – an Online course presented by American Ancestors, NEHGS ($)  https://my.americanancestors.org/1670/1784

(V) OH – Nov 04 – Discover Your Past: Ready to Research on Site? Homework Before You Go presented by Avon Lake Public Library (Free)  https://alpl.librarymarket.com/index.php/events/discover-your-past-ready-research-site-homework-you-go

(V) PA – Nov 06 – Family History Heyday presented by Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society ($)  https://www.lmhs.org/

(V) TN – Nov 06 – Eastern TN/NC Cherokee Nation presented by Tennessee Genealogical Society (Free/$)  https://tngs.org/event-4276763

(V) NJ – Nov 06 – Tips for Interviewing Relatives presented by Plainfield Public Library (NJ) (Free)  https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Fl7GHK5LT7-ynu8W73LIRg

(V) FL – Nov 07 – The Censuses Create a History presented by Genealogical Society of Broward County (GSBC) (Free)  https://gsbcfl.org

(V) AU – QLD – Nov 12 – Friday@QFHS – A history of calendars for the genealogist presented by Queensland Family History Society ($)  https://www.qfhs.org.au/

(V) NJ – Nov 13 – The Afro-Dutch Presence in New York and New Jersey presented by Plainfield Public Library (NJ) (Free)  https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ELMJISKtQt6NZ7MmQHO1ew

(V) FL – Nov 13 – Researching Your Grand Army of the Republic Ancestors presented by Kinseekers Genealogical Society of Lake County, FL (Free)  https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0qceugqjwpGdWSGPOvZvMjKwfW5a5A-knh

(V) TN – Nov 13 – TNGS Virtual Fall Seminar presented by Tennessee Genealogical Society ($)  https://tngs.org/event-4446301

(V) AU – QLD – Nov 14 – Sunday @QFHS – Where’s Wallace?  Finding lost place names in Queensland presented by Queensland Family History Society ($)  https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/wheres-wallace-finding-lost-places-in-queensland-tickets-173135291317

(V) FL – Nov 15 – Kinseekers WikiTree Special Interest Group (SIG) presented by Kinseekers Genealogical Society of Lake County, FL (Free)  https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIsceGqrzkuGtPeujVFgwh6E4V-DDQGeptQ

(V) TN – Nov 16 – General Society of Mayflower Descendants presented by Tennessee Genealogical Society (Free/$)  https://tngs.org/event-4351958

(V) OH – Nov 18 – Discover Your Past: The Changing Face and Future of Obituaries presented by Avon Lake Public Library (Free)  https://alpl.librarymarket.com/events/discover-your-past-changing-face-and-future-obituaries-0

(V) IL – Nov 22 – The 1950 U.S. Federal Census–Are You Ready? presented by Mount Prospect Public Library (Free)  https://mppl.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=39577&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2021/11/01

(V) NJ – Nov 22 – Government for the People: Leveraging Freedom of Information Laws to Procure Novel Records – Free Webinar, GSBC Annual Meeting presented by Genealogical Society of Bergen County (Free)  https://www.njgsbc.org/

(V) AU – QLD – Nov 28 – Sundays@QFHS – Queensland Globe: get hands-on with Queensland Geography presented by Queensland Family History Society ($)  https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/queensland-globe-get-hands-on-with-queensland-geography-tickets-173138621277


(V) FL – Jan 29 – “Finding Your Elusive Ancestors” Virtual Seminar featureing four great speakers, presented by Manatee Genealogical Society, ($)  https://mgsfl.org/

CO – Jun 17 – Palatines to America 2022 National Conference, Denver Colorado presented by Palatines to America ($)  https://www.palam.org/

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