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2015 Class List

Keynote — 9:00am - 10:00am

  FamilySearch: Where Families Live Forever
  

Speaker: Merrill White
 

Session 1 — 10:00am - 11:00am

A Hands-on: Plotting Land Grants in the Public Land States
  

Speaker: Jamie Mayhew
 
B Correcting the Tree
  

Speaker: Marilyn Pope
 
C Avoiding These Common Family History Writing Mistakes
  

Speaker: Dawn Thurston
 
D Fun With... Citing Sources
  

Speaker: Jean Wilcox Hibben, PhD, MA, CG
 
E Beginning Genealogy
  

Speaker: Hal Horrocks
 
F Legacy Family Tree - for Beginners
  

Speaker: Joe Leavitt
 
G The Who, What, When, Where, and Why of Writing: Fun Ways to Trigger Memories from Oral History to Written History
  

Speaker: Mimi Lozano Holtzman/Somos Primos
 
H Roadblock: Where Do I Go From Here?
  

Speaker: Linda Serna
 

Session 2 — 11:10am - 12:10pm

A Starting out with DNA: Using DNA to Expand Your Family Tree
  

Speaker: Jamie Mayhew
 
B Search and Find in Family Search
  

Speaker: Marilyn Pope
 
C Tips for Publishing Your Family Tree
  

Speaker: Dawn Thurston
 
D Using Roots Magic to Have One's Own Personal Tree
  

Speaker: Jean Wilcox Hibben, PhD, MA, CG
 
E Branching Points in Your Life
  

Speaker: Myla Collier
 
F Spanish Patriots During the American Revolution
  

Speaker: Letty Rodella
 
G LDS Priesthood Leaders Seminar
  

Speaker: Merrill White
 
H Using Legacy to Research and to Synch with FamilySearch Family Tree
  

Speaker: Joe Leavitt
 

Session 3 — 1:10pm - 2:10pm

A The Standard Search Order in FamilySearch and Beyond - Part 1
  

Speaker: Don Garcia
 
B Conducting Oral Histories
  

Speaker: Gary Shumway, PhD
 
C New Features in FamilySearch
  

Speaker: Merrill White
 
D Living Legacy Project: Preserving the Past Online
  

Speaker: Butch Hibben, CLA
 
E The Research Cycle
  

Speaker: Bob Shaw
 
F Beginning Genealogy
  

Speaker: Elna Katherman
 
G Colonial Records
  

Speaker: Hal Horrocks
 
H What Does It Really Say? Hints for Deciphering Foreign Language Records
  

Speaker: Linda Serna
 

Session 4 — 2:20pm - 3:20pm

A The Standard Search Order in FamilySearch and Beyond - Part 2
  

Speaker: Don Garcia
 
B Writing and/or Publishing a Personal, Family, or Oral History
  

Speaker: Gary Shumway, PhD
 
C Limitations of OCR
  

Speaker: Richard Hartman
 
D Using Evernote and Audacity in Family History
  

Speaker: Butch Hibben, CLA
 
E British Parish Register and Census Records
  

Speaker: Hal Horrocks
 
F Researching Through Maternal and Sibling Lines
  

Speaker: Linda Serna
 
G Beginning Research
  

Speaker: Bob Shaw
 
H America: Land of the Farm, Home of the Plow
  

Speaker: Jean Wilcox Hibben, PhD, MA, CG
 

Session 5 — 3:30pm - 4:30pm

A Adding Sources to Family Tree
  

Speaker: Marilyn Pope
 
B Paleography: Reading the Unreadable in Manuscript Documents
  

Speaker: Richard Hartman
 
C The Devil is in the Details
  

Speaker: Jean Wilcox Hibben, PhD, MA, CG
 
D Free Apps for Smart Phones and Smart Genealogists
  

Speaker: Butch Hibben, CLA
 
E Using Ancestral Quest
  

Speaker: Bob Shaw
 
F Finding Your Story in the Census
  

Speaker: Elna Katherman
 
G Spanish Research
  

Speaker: Linda Serna
 
H Indexing: the Backbone of FamilySearch
  

Speaker: Carl Jacquier
 


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