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L.D.G.S. 2010 Lower Delmarva Genealogical Symposium

The Lower Delmarva Genealogical Society is pleased to announce our 2010 Delmarva Genealogical Symposium.

It will be held at the Holiday Inn located on U.S. 13 South, Salisbury, MD on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010. Please contact the LDGS at for additional details and registration forms.

Alternatively, you can download and print a pdf registration form HERE.


8:00 - 8:45 Registration Visit exhibits and vendors

8:45 - 9:00 Welcome Rob Hall
Lower Delmarva Genealogical Society

  Worcester County, Maryland Libraries
Somerset County, Maryland Library
Wicomico County, Maryland Library
LDGS Library, Salisbury, Maryland
Rob Hall
  Nabb Research Center, Salisbury, Maryland
Blackwell Library at Salisbury University
Patricia Taylor
  Accomack County, Virginia Library Miles Barnes
  Westside Historical Society, Mardela Springs, Maryland Sylvia Bradley
  Laurel, Delaware Library Norma J. Fowler
  Adkins Historical and Museum Complex, Mardela Springs, Maryland
Vienna Heritage Center, Vienna, Maryland
Carolyn Adkins
  LDS Family History Center, Salisbury, Maryland Pat Angell

10:00 - 10:15 BREAK

10:15 - 12:15 Sussex Recovery - Reconstruction of Sussex County, Delaware Lands Using Early Maryland Patents in the Disputed Area of Sussex County, Delaware John Lyon, John Polk and Mike Hitch

12:15 - 1:30 LUNCH

1:30 - 2:30 Immigrants and Immigration to 17th Century Virginia and the Eastern Shore G. Ray Thompson, PhD

2:30 - 3:15 Early Military Records F. Edward Wright

3:15 - 3:45 BREAK Visit vendors

3:45 - 4:30 Saxis Island, Virginia - First 200 Years of Land Ownership and Families 1666-1866

4:30 - 5:00 Questions Exhibits will be open

NOTE: John Lyon, John Polk and Mike Hitch have generously volunteered to be available to our attendees in 15-minute increments each for individual consultations. If you have been tracing a pre-Revolutionary tract of land by its title and it disappeared, you may be able to identify it through the technology used by these gentlemen.

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