2018 Michigan Genealogical Council Fall Seminar
(in partnership with Archives of Michigan and Library of Michigan)
featuring John Philip Colletta, Ph.D.
Saturday, November 3, 2018
9 AM - 4 PM
at the Michigan Library & Historical Center
702 W. Kalamazoo, Lansing, MI
Dr. Colletta, a popular genealogy lecture for 30 years, has worked at the Library of Congress and taught National Archives programs for 20+ years. He is on the faculty of the Institute of Genealogy & Historical Research (IGHR) and the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG). He has published They Came in Ships: A Guide to Finding Your Immigrant Ancestor's Arrival Record; Finding Italian Roots: The Complete Guide for Americans; Only a Few Bones; and The Great Course, "Discovering Your Roots."
Colonial Wars and the Records They Created, 1634-1774 - Melissa Tennant
Saturday, November 10, 2018
St Stephen's Episcopal Church, 5500 N Adams Road, Troy, Michigan
Colonial military records can help us better understand our early ancestors who were in America prior to the Revolution. Discover what resources are available to learn more about your Colonial ancestor.
This is a joint program with the Oakland County Genealogy Society (OCGS) and will take place at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church (5500 N Adams Road) in Troy, between Long Lake (18 Mile) and Square Lake (19 Mile). The meeting begins with refreshments and conversation followed by our guest speaker, Melissa Tennant, Assistant Manager of the Genealogy Center, Allen County Public Library of Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Volume 81 Added to Index
The DSGR Magazine All Name Index has been updated to include through Volume 81 (2018). Members can link directly to the page in the magazine if they sign on to their account before accessing the index. You will see an eye to the left of each result, click on it to be taken to the page in the specific volume referenced.