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First Families of Old Monmouth County

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Speakers Bureau

Being responsible for selecting program material for a society, club or organization can be a very challenging job. Fortunately, the Monmouth County Genealogy Society is ready to assist you with either an hour-long program or a 4-hour workshop*.

We are proud of the diverse subject matter offered by our Speakers Bureau. Highly knowledgeable and proficient presenters can provide interest, enthusiasm, and motivation to your organization members with topics such as:

Breaking Down Brick Walls

Cemetery Records

Census Research
   Federal Census Records
   Using the Census Soundex
   Census Quirks
   Using On-Line Census Records
   State Census Records
   NY City Police Census 1890
   Special Census Records

Church Records

   Citing Internet Sources
   Citing Sources

City Directories

Importance of Collateral Research

Courthouse Records
   American Legal System
   Getting Access to Court Records
   Common Pleas Court
   18th Century Court Records
   Federal Court Records
   Naturalization Records
   Probate Records
   Miscellaneous Records
   Vital Records
   Land Records

Death Records
   Medical Terms/Old Diseases
   Probate Records
   Social Security Death Index

Evaluating Evidence

Family History Centers

Federal Government Records

Getting Started in Genealogy

Internet Research
   Census Research
   Citing Internet Sources
   Computer Tidbits for Genealogists
   Using the Internet

Land Records
   Bounty Land Warrants
   Public Land Records
   Maps, Atlases, etc.
   Migration Patterns
   Plotting "metes and bounds" &
        Interpreting "ranges & townships"

Finding Landless Ancestors

   Printed Sources
   Libraries As Resources
   City Directories

Military Records
   Federal Military Records
   Early Military Records
   Civil War  & Rev War
   World War I Registration/Draft Cards
   20th Century Military Records

Monmouth County NJ Research
   Monmouth Co. Archives
   Monmouth Co. Courthouse Records
   Monmouth Co. Research
   First Families of Old Monmouth Co. NJ

New Jersey Research
   N. J. State Archives
   Using NJ Vital Records at NJ Archives
   Intro to New Jersey Research

Genealogy Myths

National Archives

Naturalization & Immigration
   Tracing Immigrant Origins
   Ship Passenger Lists


   Getting Organized
   Getting More Organized
   Planning A Research Trip
   Research Techniques

Early Pennsylvania Research

Problem Solving--Dead Ends
     (separating 2 John SMITHS)

Research Tips

Researching A Family
These are 2 hour hands-on presentations:
   Researching a Farm Family
   Researching an Urban Family


Urban Research

Vital Records

Who Do You Say I Am? - Leaving A Trail

Writing Your Life Story

Why not contact us us today and set a date...
    Beverly Yackel, Speakers Bureau Chair
    Monmouth County Genealogy Society
    P.O. Box 5
    Lincroft, New Jersey 07738-0005

*Fees furnished upon request.

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