Clark County Nevada Genealogical Society
Past Spring Family History Seminars

Spring 2012 Family History Seminar

17 March 2012
 
  Kerry BARTELS, Archives Specialist at the National Archives at Riverside in southern California.

 1) 1940 Census
 2) NARA Records on Ancestry & FootNote (aka Fold3)



 
Kory MEYERINK

  1) What’s New in Genealogy: New sources and Strategies for Successful Research

 2) An Overview of Advanced Research Methods 
                                         



  
Daniel S. POFFENBERGER

  1) The Much, Extremely, Incredibly Lighter Side of Family History: Funny names and other fascinating finds from years of research
  2) FamilySearch 2012 and Beyond (2010 & 2011 also)



Spring 2011 Family History Seminar

26 March 2011
 
 Kerry BARTELS, Archives Specialist at the National Archives at Riverside in southern California.

The Many Facets of the National Archives Website




  
   Lee NISHIMOTO

  Researching Women: Those Elusive Women

     
                                         
  
  Mary BARKAN

  Sources for Documenting U.S. Military Service

Spring 2010 Family History Seminar

27 March 2010 - Barbara NUEHRING

  Time Lines: Appropriate for All Levels of Experience
  Using Boxes to Think Outside the Box
  Exploiting Maps to Track Down Your Ancestors
  Researching Your European Ancestors Without Crossing the Pond



Barbara NUEHRING

Spring 2009 Family History Seminar

4 April 2009 - Dr, George SCHWEITZER

Finding Your Ancestor's Parents
Tracing Ancestors back across the Atlantic
Using the New Internet Method For Genealogical Research




Dr. George SCHWEITZER

Spring 2008 Family History Seminar
8 March 2008 - Dr. Stephen P. MORSE, PhD
       One-Step Webpages: A Potpourri of Genealogical Search Tools
        What Color Ellis Island Search Form should I use?
        Playing Hide and Seek in the US Census
        Deep Linking and Deeper Linking: How I get the most out of existing Search Applications

Dr Stephen P. MORSE
Spring 2007 Family History Seminar
31 March 2007 - Richard L. HOOVERSON
       Confusion on the docks: ship & passenger records
        Land of the living dead: cemeteries & funeral records
        Banns, Bonds, & Brands: vital record substitutes
        Hold the press: using old newspapers

Richard L HOOVERSON
SPRING 2006 FAMILY HISTORY SEMINAR

George SCHWEITZER
1 April 2006 - George SCHWEITZER
Virginia Genealogy
Civil War Genealogy
Migration Routes and Settlement Patterns
SPRING 2005 FAMILY HISTORY SEMINAR

Las Vegas Centennial
5 March 2005
Las Vegas Mayor Oscar GOODMAN
Opening Remarks
Elizabeth WARREN
Migration Trails to Las Vegas: How We All Got Here
Joyce MARSHALL-MOORE
Show Girls of Las Vegas: Some of Their Stories
Claytee WHITE
Migration of Blacks to Las Vegas
Dr. Eugene MOEHRING
Mob Town to International Destination: The Rise of Las Vegas
SPRING 2004 FAMILY HISTORY SEMINAR

Sharon CARMACK
27 March 2004 - Sharon DeBARTOLO CARMACK
Flesh On the Bones: Putting Your Ancestors into Historical Perspective
Oral History: Use It or Lose It
Love Letters, Autobiographies, Diaries: Leaving Something Behind
Immigrant Experience: From Steerage to Ellis Island
SPRING 2003 FAMILY HISTORY FAIR

Jane D PEARSON
8 March 2003 - Jane DOUMA PEARSON
Washington, DC Research Facilities
Searching Passenger Arrival Records
Original Federal Records in Washington & Regional Archives
Who, How & Where of Naturalization & Records Created
SPRING 2002 FAMILY HISTORY SEMINAR

Barbara A RENICK
9 March 2002 - Barbara A RENICK
Researching Your Family in the 21st Century
Evaluting What You Have Found, Both Compiled and Original Sources
What to Do When the Courthouse Burned: "We Don't Have Those Records Anymore"
Tips on Gettung More Out of the Family History Library Catalogue
SPRING 2001 FAMILY HISTORY SEMINAR

Henry "Hank" Jones Jr
31 March 2001 - Henry Z ("Hank") JONES, Jr.
When Sources Are Wrong!
Tracing the Origins of Early Immigrants
Family Traditions: Separating Fact From Fiction
I Don't Chase Ancestors, They Chase Me
 

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