Baton Rouge Family History Conference

Keynote Speaker

Getting Started in Family History - Sessions 1-4

 

Don't know where to start?  Register for this class, and you will know what to do to get started and understand how to get started on your family history.  Bring your laptop or tablet!

Getting Started in Family History - Taught in Spanish

 

Don't know where to start?  Register for this class, and you will what to do to get started and understand how to get started on your family history.  Bring your laptop or tablet!

Just Pin It! - Using Social Media to Help With Your Research

 

Teens and young adults understand the lingo, Just Pin It or Facebook it or whatever!  Social media is the fastest growing part of genealogy now.  But don't be intimidated, the not so young can learn the lingo!

Family History Consultant Lab  (B, I, A) - Sessions 1 - 4

 

Have a Question?  Need help?  Having problems understanding how to do something?  Let trained consultants give you one on one help with your research.

Family History is For All Ages

 

For teens and young adults.  Share your family's legacy and create gifts of glad genealogy tidings with these"do it yourself" projects.  The young at heart will also enjoy this class!

Maiden Names of Women

 

Mary who?  Ways to research those elusive maiden names can be found in this class.

Organizing Your Research - Sessions 1 & 4 (B, I, A)

Do I need hard copies of all of my work?  Do I keep it on the online sites only?  What about the Cloud?  Is that a good place to keep it?  Find out what works best for you in this class.

Spelling Variants of Names

 

Did your ancestors know how to spell their name when they arrived in the US?  Or did the people recording the data spell it a different way?  Or spelled it like it sounded?

Family Search:  Your Forever Family Tree - Session 4

 

Tips to preserve your tree forever!

The Importance of Sources

Citing your sources helps to improve your research.  If someone challenges as to your research if you have good sources, you are ok.  Learn about these sources when you attend this class.

What's in a Name?

 

The value of your name is like a crown.  See how, when, and where your family comes from.

Genealogy Tools of the Future

 

For teens and young adults. The best new tools and apps for researching, recording, and sharing family history.  However, if you are young or young at heart and want to keep up with what's trending, register for this class.

 

Social Media-Love It, Hate It, or Both (B, I, A)

Love It, hate it, or both?  It's the fastest growing part of genealogy.

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B = Beginner                         I = Intermediate                         A = Advanced