HGF Special Seminar
Bagging a Live One: Reverse Genealogy in Action
A Nose for News – Sniffing Out Stories in Newspapers
by Mary Kircher Roddy
Mary Roddy had been scheduled to speak at the TxSGS Conference which was canceled due to flood damage at their venue so Mary has offered to speak to HGF members and friends. Please plan to join us at Clayton Carriage House for this special seminar by Mary Roddy.
Saturday, October 21, 2017
12:30 pm- 3:30 pm
Clayton Carriage House
5300 Caroline, Houston, TX
For more information please see Mary Roddy Special Seminar .
HGF Fall Seminar
Three Sessions: Social History, Timelines, and a Life through Cyberspace
by Annette Burke Lyttle
1. What is Social History and Why Should a Genealogist Care?
Learn how social history can both improve your research skills and help you better understand and tell the stories of your ancestors’ lives.
2. A Path to Your Next Research Steps: Using Timelines to Organize, Analyze, and Evaluate Evidence
Learn how timelines enable you to organize your information, evaluate your evidence, analyze research results for accuracy, and identify next research steps.
3. Reconstructing a Life: Chasing Uncle William through the Wilds of Cyberspace
Learn how it’s possible to reconstruct life stories in surprising detail with resources available online.
Saturday, November 4, 2017
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
(Refreshments start at 9:00 am)
Bayland Community Center
6400 Bissonnet, Houston, TX 77074
There is no charge for HGF 2017 Members. For all others, the charge is $20.00. A box lunch may be ordered from HGF until Thursday, October 26 or you may bring your own. For more information and to register and order lunch please see 2017 November Seminar .