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01 June 2020

Online genealogy, week of June 1-7

Here are some online genealogy events offered this week. Most are free. See our post Genealogy Learning in the Time of Coronavirus,” for links to archived classes at Ancestry, FamilySearch, RootsTech, and more.

Online Conferences:
June 5-7: The Ontario Genealogical Society hosts a virtual conference. There are online events every day this week leading up to the conference. See website for details.
June 6: America: Our Records and Our History (Pima County Genealogical Society)
June 6: Genealogical Society of New Jersey virtual conference

To register for a class below, please click on the link of the organization.

Legacy Family Tree and MyHeritage offer these webinars:

June 2 & 3: Sources for Landed and Titled People by Paul Milner
June 3: "What are the Odds?" An online tool that can help solve DNA puzzles by Jonny Perl

FamilySearch has free webinars every week. This week:

June 2: The Research Process, Research Help, and Searching Records

Conference Keeper lists many of the above, as well as the following:
June 2: Return to the Catskills (Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center Event) by Phil Brown
June 2: "How do you do that? Practical Suggestions for People Who Want to do Genealogical Lecturing" (Utah Genealogical Association) by Jean Wilcox Hibben
June 2: Understanding Graveyard Symbols (Allen County Genealogy Center) by Cathy Wallace 
June 3: From a Box in the Closet to a Treasured Family Heirloom: Organizing and Digitizing your Family Photos by Sara Cochran
June 3: Exploring the Rhineland-Palatinate by Claire Gebben
June 3: How to Use the FamilySearch Wiki and Catalog with Amber Oldenburg
June 4: Researching Indigenous Ancestors in Northern Ontario by Jenna Lemay
June 4: Brickwall Busting Strategies: Hammering at the Wall by Mid-Cities (Texas) Genealogical Society
June 4: Village Family Books [Ortssippenb├╝cher] (Germanic Genealogy Society) by Warren Bittner
Jun 4: Y-DNA Basics with Q&A on any DNA topic (Allen County Genealogy Center) by Sara Allen

June 5: The English Garden: Perfection on Earth (New England Historical and Genealogical Society) by Curt DiCamilo

June 6: Beginning Italian Genealogy Research (Virtual Genealogy Association) by Mary Hojnacki
June 6: Using Military Records for African American Research Workshop (Afro-American Historical & Genealogical Society of Nashville) with Tina Cahalan Jones

Stay safe, be well, and happy learning!

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