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2014 Class List

Keynote — 9:00am - 10:00am

  Grandma's Bulletproof Vest:
Why Your Grandchildren Need You to Do Family History
  

Speaker: Janet Hovorka
 

Session 1 — 10:00am - 11:00am

A Mom & Pop Culture: Creating a Culture of Family History in Your Family & in the Home
  

Speaker: Janet Hovorka
 
B What’s in Your Cemetery?
  

Speaker: Alice Volkert
 
C Utilizing Oral History to Document the Lives of Your Ancestors
  

Speaker: Gary Shumway, PhD
 
D Using Online Sources to Expand the Family Story
  

Speaker: Linda Serna
 
E Unlocking Relationships with DNA
  

Speaker: Dick McFarlane
 
F Preserving Heirlooms—Your Genealogical Treasures
  

Speaker: Hal Horrocks
 
G Life Story Writing for Genealogists
  

Speaker: Myla Collier
 
H FamilySearch Workshop: What’s where and how to use it
  

Speaker: Marilyn Pope
 

Session 2 — 11:10am - 12:10pm

A Grandpa’s on My iPad: Sharing your Family History Using Social Networks
  

Speaker: Janet Hovorka
 
B Legacy for Beginners
  

Speaker: Joe Leavitt
 
C Finding Your Ancestor in Federal Court Records
  

Speaker: Randy Thompson
 
D Putting It All Together
  

Speaker: Linda Serna
 
E How the Music & Instruments of Your Ancestors are Relevant to FH Research
  

Speaker: Jean Wilcox Hibben, PhD, MA, CG
 
F First Writes—40 Writing Exercises for Older Adults
  

Speaker: Mimi Lozano Holtzman/Somos Primos
 
G Computers: the Fast Moving Tablet, Smartphone, & UltraBook Market
  

Speaker: Chris Hansen
 
H FamilySearch Workshop: Adding, Editing and Correcting
  

Speaker: Marilyn Pope
 

Session 3 — 1:10pm - 2:10pm

A Where to Start When Your Genealogy is “All Done”
  

Speaker: Janet Hovorka
 
B Legacy & Legacy FamilySearch—Intermediate and Advanced Users
  

Speaker: Joe Leavitt
 
C Where to Go In and For Southern California
  

Speaker: Alice Volkert
 
D U.S. History for Genealogists—the Colonial Period
  

Speaker: Gary Shumway, PhD
 
E Go Beyond the Basics for Success in Genealogy Today
  

Speaker: Barbara Renick
 
F A Little Latin for Genealogists
  

Speaker: Doug Ayer
 
G Interviewing to Get the Story
  

Speaker: Tom Underhill
 
H FamilySearch Workshop: What’s where and how to use it
  

Speaker: Marilyn Pope
 

Session 4 — 2:20pm - 3:20pm

A Family History: Research & Results for the Beginner
  

Speaker: Jean Wilcox Hibben, PhD, MA, CG
 
B Breathe Life Into Your Ancestors - Part 1
  

Speaker: Dawn Thurston
 
C Free Smart Phone Apps for Genealogists
  

Speaker: Butch Hibben, CLA
 
D U.S. History for Genealogists—the National Period
  

Speaker: Gary Shumway, PhD
 
E Synergy: WorldCat and the FamilySearch Catalog Together
  

Speaker: Barbara Renick
 
F Social Security Death Index—Now What? How to Use What You Have found
  

Speaker: Nancy Huebotter
 
G Excel and Word—The Genealogist’s Best Friends
  

Speaker: Hal Horrocks
 
H FamilySearch Workshop: Merging Duplicate Records
  

Speaker: Marilyn Pope
 

Session 5 — 3:30pm - 4:30pm

A How to Shoot Impressive Cell Phone Photos
  

Speaker: Tom Underhill
 
B Breathe Life Into Your Ancestors - Part 2
  

Speaker: Dawn Thurston
 
C Finding Your Story in the U.S. Census
  

Speaker: Elna Katherman
 
D Using Audible, Evernote, and Other Free Software for Genealogy Record Keeping
  

Speaker: Butch Hibben, CLA
 
E Organizing Your Genealogy into Family Heirloom Books
  

Speaker: Letty Rodella
 
F World War II Records: What is Available, What is Not, How to Find Them, What They Reveal
  

Speaker: Nancy Huebotter
 
G Comparative Genealogy Software
  

Speaker: Bob Shaw
 
H FamilySearch Workshop: Questions and Answers
  

Speaker: Marilyn Pope
 


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