It’s a busy summer season for The Authorized Genealogist, and that’s not altering any time quickly.
Between particular person displays, institute programs and — sigh — settling in as a lot as attainable with two feline toddlers (new kittens!), it’s been a bit crazed round right here.
However at the very least for the family tree occasions, as all the time I need to invite you to return alongside, to the extent attainable, on the journey…
Right here’s an summary of what’s arising in August, and we’ll go forward and take a peek at September.
• Saturday, 5 August, by way of Saturday, 12 August: The Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania is internet hosting the multi-day digital Pennsylvania’s Family tree Occasion (PaGE) 2023. There will probably be six keynote audio system on the 2 Saturdays and 30 lectures on demand in between, plus dwell Q&As besides. My very own displays are Recording Pennsylvania: Authorized Origins of Keystone State Data and Courting Pennsylvania: The Courts of the Keystone State, and the dwell Q&A is scheduled for Sunday, 6 August, from 11 a.m. to midday EDT. For extra info, take a look at the seminar website for full particulars and to register.
• Monday-Friday, 7-11 August: The Genealogical Institute on Federal Records will get underway in particular person once more on the Nationwide Archives in Washington, D.C., and I’m honored to be educating on federal courts and their data in two classes: Making a Federal Case Out of It and Busted, Bankrupt, Banged Up: The Tales in Federal Courtroom Data.
• Monday, 7 August, by way of Thursday, 10 August: The Oklahoma Genealogical Society kicks off its hybrid seminar-workshop Accessing Data & Pondering Genealogically. There’s an in-person part for individuals who need that, and there’s a digital part for individuals who choose that. Seven totally different audio system will probably be within the two codecs, and my very own presentation Constructing a Household Utilizing Circumstantial Proof: Who within the World was Paul Knop? is scheduled for 9 a.m. CDT (10 a.m. EDT) Wednesday, 9 August. Verify the event page for extra info.
• Wednesday, 30 August, 7 p.m. EDT: The Sachem (NY) Public Library is internet hosting the digital presentation Via the Golden Door: Immigration After the Civil Struggle. To register and for extra info, see the event page.
• Wednesday, 6 September, 7 p.m. EDT: The North Carolina Genealogical Society is internet hosting the digital presentation Authorized Lingo within the Tarheel State: Utilizing Black’s Legislation Dictionary. To register and for extra info, see the event page.
• Thursday, 7 September, 7 p.m. EDT: The Centre County (PA) Genealogical Society is internet hosting the digital presentation Loss of life by Undue Means – Coroner’s Data. To register and for extra info, keep watch over the Meetings & Events page the place extra information will probably be accessible.
• Friday, 8 September, by way of Sunday, 10 September: The AHSGR/GRHS Edmonton Alberta Chapter is internet hosting its virtual Wall Breaker Conference, Dark Histories & Sad Truths. A number of nice audio system and a few terrific displays are slated. My very own displays are Quarantined! – Family tree, the Legislation and Public Well being on Friday, 8 September, at 3:30 p.m. MDT (5:30 p.m. EDT), after which on Saturday, September 9, I’m presenting The place There Is – or Isn’t – a Will at 1:30 p.m. MDT (3:30 p.m. EDT), How Outdated Did He Have To Be…? at 2:30 MDT (4:30 EDT), and “Loss of life by Undue Means” – Coroner’s Data at 3:30 p.m. MDT (5:30 EDT). To register and for extra info, see the conference page. The hyperlink to register is the inexperienced Purchase Tickets button on the prime.
• Tuesday, 12 September, 11 a.m. EDT: The Indian River (FL) Genealogical Society is internet hosting the digital presentation Discovering the Legislation. For extra info, see the calendar page; the pre-registration hyperlink will probably be accessible on the society homepage in September.
• Beginning Wednesday, 15 September, and persevering with Wednesdays by way of November 13: The Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy is internet hosting fall digital lessons together with one I’m instructing in: Intermediate Foundations is a terrific course to set any genealogist on the street to superior lessons in 2024. For extra info, see the courses page; registration info might be discovered here.
• Tuesday, 19 September, 7:15 p.m. CDT (8 p.m. EDT): The St. Cloud Area Genealogists is internet hosting the digital presentation Discovering the Legislation. Free to members and fee-based for non-members, for extra info, see the society’s Facebook page.
• Thursday, 21 September, 7:15 p.m. EDT: The Ford’s Colony (VA) Genealogy Club is internet hosting the digital presentation NARA Mythbusters: Your Household IS within the Archives. For extra info, see the society’s meeting schedule page.
Come on out and be part of us, in case you can, for a number of of those occasions and observe, in lots of circumstances, that registration will probably be free or at a decreased value to members of the host society — and a few are restricted to members solely… There are some reaaaaaaally good causes for becoming a member of genealogical societies… Simply sayin’…
Cite/hyperlink to this publish: Judy G. Russell, “Developing: August-September 2023,” The Authorized Genealogist ( : posted 2 August 2023).