2012 Ogden Family History Conference

15 September 2012

  Shepherd Union Building   Weber State University

 

 

Title

Presenter

Level

 

First Session  10:00-11:00  following Keynote Speaker

 

 

1

newFamilySearch.org vs. Family Tree:  What, Why & When?

Ron Tanner

All

2

The 30 Second Genealogist…How to Find Genealogy Answers You Want Now

Barry Ewell

Beg-Int

3

Basic Sources, 1775-1815

Arlene Eakle, PhD, AGC

Int-Adv

4

Too Many with the Same Name

Karen Clifford

Int-Adv

5

How Do I Start My Family History Research?

Doris Bateman

Beg

6

Loops, Dups, & Oops!  Oh My! nFS Ancestral Relationships

Amanda Terry & Samantha Sulser

Int-Adv

7

FamilySearch Wiki

Fran Jensen

All

8

Ten Powerful “Search” Features in the FamilySearch.org Search Engine  Part 1

Phil Dunn

All

9

Roots Magic 5: Family History Made Easy

Mike Booth

All

10

Meyers Gazetteer:  Gateway to

Germany

Warren Bittner

Int-Adv

11

What’s New in Ancestral Quest 14

Gaylon Findlay

All

12

Binding Generations Through Family Stories

Eleanor C. Jensen

All

13

FamilySearch Indexación

Carolina Aranda de Espinoza

All

 

Second Session  11:15-12:15

 

 

14

 Family History Consultants: Keys to Success and Working with Leaders in the Work of Salvation

Steve Brey

FH cons

15

Fifty Google Searches Every Genealogist Needs to Know

Barry Ewell

All

16

Binding Generations by Involving Youth in Family History from Research to the Temple

Eleanor C. Jensen

All

17

FamilySearch Made Easy with Roots Magic

Mike Booth

All

18

“I Didn’t Know That!”

Joanne Hanson

All

19

Destroyed and Missing Records: Getting Past Burned County Records

Karen Clifford, AG

Int-Adv

20

Grandma’s Flak Jacket:  Why Your Children Need You to Tell Them About Their Family History

Janet Hovorka 

All

21

Using FamilySearch Family Tree Part 1

Debbie Burnett

All

22

Ten Powerful “Search” Features in the FamilySearch.org Search Engine  Part 2

Phil Dunn

All

23

German Territories & Maps, You Can’t Do Research without Them

Warren Bittner

Int-Adv

24

Migration from the British Isles to New England, New Netherlands, and the American South before 1850

Arlene Eakle PhD, AG

Int-Adv

25

Swedish Research Online

Bradley Marchant

Int-Adv

26

Creating Connections with DNA-a Step-by-Step Guide

Diahan Southard

All

27

Nuevo FamilySearch Parte 1

Juan Balderas Nápoles

Beg-Int

 

Third Session  12:30-1:30

 

 

28

Writing your Personal History

Emil Hanson

Beg-Int

29

Intro to Indexing

Kris Jackson 

All

30

I Found My Tree Online, Why Do I Need Family History Software?

Arron Wheeler

Beg

31

Organize in Color (Pt1)

Joanne Hanson

Beg-Int

32

Think Your Family history Is All Done?—Try Cousin Research (Two hour class)  

Sam Lower

All

33

Branches Genealogy

Mike Miller

All

34

Find a Grave

Barbara Lewis

Beg-Int

35

England - Beginning Research - Civil Registration, Census & Church Records

Margo McKinstry

All

36

FamilySearch Facebook Pages

Fran Jensen

All

37

Spanish Research (taught in English)

Jonathan Walker

All

38

Pitfalls to Avoid in Online Genealogy Research

Karen Clifford

Beg-Int

39

FamilySearch Family Tree Part 2

Debbie Burnett

All

40

Nuevo FamilySearch Parte 2

Juan Balderas Nápoles

Beg-Int

 

Fourth Session  1:45-2:45

 

 

 

41

Top 20 Lessons Genealogists Need to Know 

Barry Ewell

Beg-Int

42

Playground Rules for Genealogy Collaboration on the Internet

Janet Hovorka

 

All

43

Legacy Family Tree Overview

Leonard Plaizier

All

44

Documentation Made Easy

Doris Bateman

 

All

45

newFamilySearch made Easy with Ancestral Quest  

Gaylon Findlay

All

46

Family Tree, the Next Step

Edith Reeves

All

47

Netherlands Internet Research

Don Koldewyn

All

48

AncestorSync:  The Best of Both Worlds

Andrea Schnakenburg 

All

49

Scotland - Beginning Research - Civil Registration, Census & Church Records

Margo McKinstry

Beg-Int

50

Organize in Color (Pt2)

Joanne Hanson

Beg-Int

51

Finding American Birth, Marriage, and Death Records Prior to 1900

Arlene Eakle PhD, AG

All

52

Think Your Family History Is All Done?—Try Cousin Research  (Pt. 2)

Sam Lower

All

53

FamilySearch.org Parte 1 en Español

Luis y Marta Quintana

Beg-Int

 

Fifth Session  3:00-4:00

 

 

54

Supercharge Your Research:  Cut 10 Years Off Your Learning Curve 

Barry Ewell

Beg-Int

55

Danish Research on the Internet

Annie Strawn

All

56

FamilySearch Forums

Fran Jensen

All

57

Family Tree, What Can I Do Here that I Could Not Do in newFamilySearch?

Edith Reeves

All

58

Submitting LDS Temple Ordinances

Ed Williams

Beg-Int

59

Magnifying Glass Wide-angle Lens or Telescope Charts to Visualize Your Family Tree

Janet Hovorka

All

60

British Descendancy Research

Bradley Marchant

Int-Adv

61

newFamilySearch Made Easy with Legacy Family Tree

Leonard Plaizier

All

62

Preserving our Heritage Through Oral History

Ben Reeves

All

63

SharingTime – Increasing Productivity on the new FamilySearch

Andrea Schnakenburg

All

64

Becoming a Professional Genealogist

Tristan Tolman AG 

Int-Adv

65

FamilySearch.org Parte 2 en Español

Luis y Marta Quintana

All

PRIZE DRAWING 4:15 p.m. in Ballroom B 

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