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October 15, 2021
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

In coordination with libraries around the state, we will be streaming six different presentations to aid you in your family and local history research. Members of the North Collin County Genealogy Society will be available to help answer your research questions. All research levels welcome. 

Must register for the program in order to receive the zoom link.

McKinney, TX 75069
Genealogy Week 2021
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Discovering the Past, Today! (Adults)- Hybrid

Friday, October 15, 2021

Schedule of Events: At the Roy and Helen Hall Library


10:10 a.m.- NARA Mythbusters: Your Family IS in the Archives; Judy G Russell, JD, CG, CGL, The Legal Genealogist Sponsored by Friends of Corpus Christi Public Libraries

11:10 a.m.- Methodology: Using Timelines to Focus Your Research; Susan Ball, President TxSGS

12:10 p.m.- Attacking 18th and 19th Century Mysteries with DNA; Blaine Bettinger, Ph.D., J.D., The Genetic Genealogist Sponsored by Waco-McLennan County Library

1:35 p.m.- Fingerprinting Our Families: Using Ancestral Origins as a Genealogical Research Key; Curt B. Witcher, MLS, FUGA, IGSF Manager, The Genealogy Center Senior Manager, Special Collections, Sponsored by Allen County Public Library

2:40 p.m.- Filling in the Family Stories; Susan Kaufman, Senior Manager, Houston Public Library, Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Rese Sponsored by Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research

3:40 p.m.- Discover Genealogical Treasure Using Historic U.S. Maps; Hannah Kubacak, Genealogy Librarian, Genealogy Center Waco-McLennan County Library Sponsored by Waco-McLennan County Library