Fairfax Genealogical Society General Meeting Presentations 2008-2016
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25-Sep-2008
Patti Shawker
Gathering Your Materials: Doing it Right
23-Oct-2008
John T. Humphrey
Using Church records Effectively
20-Nov-2008
Thomas W. Jones
Honesty, Courtesy & Confidentiality: Ethics for
Family Historians
22-Jan-2009
Pamela Sayre
Indexing: A to Z
26-Feb-2009
Leslie Bouvier
Surname Distribution
26-Mar-2009
Craig Scott
Quaker Migration: An Analysis of Movement
23-Apr-2009
Sharon Hodges
Voter Registration Records
28-May-2009
Michael Strauss
Wild Wonderful West Virginia
24-Sep-2009
Sandra Clunies
Where is Great Grandma Hiding
22-Oct-2009
Thomas W. Jones
How to avoid Being Duped by the Internet
19-Nov-2009
Richard Camaur
Genealogical Data in European Military Records
28-Jan-2010
Phyllis Legare
Overcoming Brickwalls
25-Feb-2010
Sharon Hodges
Migration Routes in America Up to 1850
25-Mar-2010
Audrey Collins
What They Left Behind
22-Apr-2010
Jennifer Dondero
Your Filing Cabinet
27-May-2010
Char Bah
Locating Slave Owners  -- It 's in the Details
23-Sep-2010
Laura Prescott
Turnng Fiction Into Fact
1-Oct-2010
Warren Bittner
Hidden Treasures in Federal Land Entry Files
18-Nov-2010
Jennifer Dondero
DAR/GRC
31-Jan-2011
Diane Giannini
Cancelled due to snow
24-Feb-2011
Phyllis Legare
Beyond the Death Certificate
24-Mar-2011
Warren Bittner
Land on the Frontier:  Land Case File
1-Apr-2011
Angela McGhie
Accessing the Digital FHL
1-May-2011
John T. Humphrey
Restructuring Families on the Western Frontier
22-Sep-2011
Steve Luxenburg
Annie's Ghost
27-Oct-2011
Craig Roberts
Pension Ledgers: Better Than a Census
17-Nov-2011
Patti Shawker
One Family's Footprints in the Federal Records
26-Jan-2012
Claire Kluskens
Headstone Records for US Military Veterans
23-Feb-2012
Connie Potter
1940 Census
26-Apr-2012
Sharon Hodges
Ladies of the Civil War
24-May-2012
Christine Rose
Pensions 1776 & Beyond
25-Oct-2012
Thomas Shawker
Beginning DNA
15-Nov-2012
John Colletta
Peopling the Erie Canal
24-Jan-2013
Chuck Mason
Almshouses
28-Feb-2013
Tom Sadaukas
International Tracing Service
28-Mar-2013
Sharon Hodges
Ancestors Not in New York City
25-Apr-2013
Jennifer Runyon
Geographic Names on the Landscape
23-May-2013
Judy Russell
No Vitals; No Problem
26-Sep-2013
Leslie Bouvier
Postal Records
 24-Oct-2013
Sharon MacInnes
A Case Study of Techniques for Finding and Using Online Sources
21-Nov-2013
Angela McGhie
Locating Historic Newspapers
23-Jan-2014
Sandy Clunies
Colonial & Collections
17-Feb-2014
Chuck Mason
Homestead Records
27-Mar-2014
Christine Woodcock
Social Media
24-Apr-2014
Rebecca Kofford
Land & Probate Records
25-May-2014
Christine Rose
Rites of Inheritance
25-Sep-2014
Laura Wickstead
Resources of the Virginia Room: A Virtual Tour
23-Oct-2014
Madaleine Laird
Search and Research in the 21st-Century Library
20-Nov-2014
Sharon Hodges
Reading About the Past: Using
Diaries/Letters/Journals
22-Jan-2015
Chuck Mason
Sharing the Family Story with Artifacts & Heirlooms
26-Mar-2015
Diane Richard
Two States, Multiple Counties – What's a border?
24-Apr-2015
Debra Hoffman
Maximize Your Census Research: A Case Study
28-May-2015
Sharon Hodges
SSDI: Is That All the Social Security Administration
Has To Offer?
24-Sep-2015
Jim Bartlett
Beginning DNA
22-Oct-2015
Sharon MacInnes
Taxes: The Gift That Keeps on Giving...to Genealogists!
19-Nov-2015
Shannon Combs-Bennett
Researching Naval History
28-Jan-2016
Sharon Hodges
Expand your Research Using ILL, Digitized
Books, and Periodicals
25-Feb-2016
Chuck Mason
Gazetteers, Geographic Dictionaries, Post Office
Lists, and Maps: Finding the Neighborhood
31-Mar-2016
Maureen Taylor
The Last Muster: Photographs and Stories from the
American Revolution
28-Apr-2016
Carol Kostakos Petranek
Probate Records in the State Archives
19-May-2016
Debra A. Hoffman
Tear Down the Wall
 
 
Fairfax Genealogical Society Education Class Presentations 2008-2016
 
27-Sep-2008
Barbara Little
Beyond the Courthouse: Manuscript Collections
25-Oct-2008
John Humphrey
Fall Fair
22-Nov-2008
Carol Whitton
Paleography: Interpreting Early Handwriting
14-Jan-2009
Jennifer Dondero
Number Your Family History
28-Feb-2009
Chuck Mason
WW I &WW II Draft Registration Records
25-Apr-2009
Phyllis Legare
Three Steps for Successful Research Trips
26-Sep-2009
 
Brickwall Panel
21-Nov-2009
Giannini Dondero
I Found a Document - Now What
30-Jan-2010
Chuck Mason
Brag Books: Biographies & County Histories
1-Feb-2010
Beau Sharborough
The Unoffical Guide to Footnote
24-Apr-2010
Several Speakers
Brickwall Panel
1-Oct-2010
Loretta Szuchs
Fall Fair
22-Jan-2011
Sharon Hodges
What Did You Do in the War, Daddy?
1-Feb-2011
Chuck Mason
Mapping the Neighborhood
30-Apr-3011
Brent Morgan
Researching Your Civil War Veterans
24-Sep-2011
Angela McGhie
Virtual Genealogy Education
1-Oct-2011
Craig Roberts
Fall Fair
19-Nov-2011
Phyllis Legare
Writing Family Stories
28-Jan-2012
Sharon Hodges
City Directories
25-Feb-2012
Chuck Mason
The Record Should Say
28-Apr-2012
 
Finding Your Loved Ones -- in conjunction with Fairfax Library's
Virginia Room
29-Sep-2012
Warren Bittner
German Marriage Laws & Customs
27-Oct-2012
Claire Bettag
Fall Fair Records Within reach
12-Nov-2012
Michael Strauss
Bankruptcy to Equity
26-Jan-2013
Sharon Hodges
Nobody Wants My research
2-Mar-2013
Chuck Mason
Newspapers
30-Mar-2013
Linda MacLachlan
The New FamilySearch
13-Apr-2013
Jerry Smith
Genealogy Myths
28-Sep-2013
Phyllis Legare
Getting Organized
26-Oct-2013
Rick & Pamela Sayre
Fall Fair with the Virginia Genealogical Society
    11/23/2013
John Coletta
Writing a Narrative Family History: The
Snares and Pitfalls
 1/25/2014
Sharon Hodges
Dead Men Do tell Tales
1-Mar-2014
Sharon MacInnes
Genealogy & Maps
26-Apr-2014
Bonnie Schmidt
Creative memories
27-Sep-2014
Angela McGhie
Studying Genealogy: A Personalized Approach
25-Oct-2014
John Colletta
Three Fall Fair Presentations
22-Nov-2014
Char Bah
Engaging in a Variety of Successful Oral
History Interviews
24-Jan-2015
Victor Dunn
I Rest My Case: Constructing a Convincing
Proof Argument
28-Feb-2015
Carol Petranek
Learning How to Use the FamilySearch Family Tree
25-Apr-2015
Shannon Combs
Engaging and Instilling an Appreciation of
Family History in Children
30-May-2015
Michael Strauss
Case Studies in Descendency Research
26-Sep-2015
Jim Bartlett
Autosomal DNA and More
24-Oct-2015
Rebecca Koford
How I Built My Own Brick Wall and the
Sledgehammer of Experience
21-Nov-2015
Shannon Combs-Bennett
Beyond the Obituary: Finding Death Sources
30-Jan-2016
Sharon Hodges
There’s More to the Census Than What’s Online
27-Feb-2016
Chuck Mason
Plotting Deeds
30-Apr-2016
Margaret McMahon
Google for Genealogists
21-May-2016
Janet Werner
(1) Old & New Ways to Use Timelines and
(2) Another Look at Newspaper Research