2013-2014 Gen Friends Events

Join Genealogy Friends at the following events at WO Haggard Library, 2501 Coit Rd., Plano, TX. Doors open at 10am.:

Nov 16th - Free Saturday Seminar. Meg Hacker from the National Archives in Ft. Worth will tak to us about Immigration Records.

Dec 21st - Free Saturday Seminar - Show and Tell. Join us to share your research successes.

Jan 18th - Free Saturday Seminar. Richard Monroe is our speaker

Feb 15th - Free Saturday Seminar.

Mar 15th - Free Saturday Seminar

Apr 19th - Free Saturday Seminar.

May 17th - Free Saturday Seminar

Jun 21st - Free Saturday Seminar

Jul 19th - Free Saturday Seminar



Saturday, January 8, 2011

New Years Resolutions

This is traditionally a time when we make resolutions - this has been the topic of lots of articles on genealogy blogs and it's a great idea. Here are a few links you might want to check out for ideas on how to get your genealogy kick started in 2011.

About.com has a list of the top 10 resultions http://genealogy.about.com/od/basics/a/resolutions.htm

Elyse's Genealogy Blog focuses on citing your sources http://elysesgenealogyblog.com/genealogy-resolutions-citing-your-sources/

Megan Smolenyak encourages us to volunteer to help Unclaimed Persons http://www.huffingtonpost.com/megan-smolenyak-smolenyak/make-helping-unclaimed-pe_b_803009.html


According to Genealogy Insider 66% of adults make new years resolutions http://blog.familytreemagazine.com/insider/2010/01/06/MayWeSuggestSomeGenealogyResolutionsFor2010.aspx

Need help with organization? Check out the online book In a Pile or a File http://timeforitnow.knotsindeed.com/genealogy/book/beginbook.html or Karen Clifford's website "Organize Your Paper Files" http://www.fileyourpapers.com/index.html.

What is your genealogy resolution for 2011?


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