FGS Meeting

Event Series DNA Painter Workshop

DNA Painter Workshop #2

DNA Painter's Chromosome Mapping is one of the best tools for uncovering the relationships with our matches at 23&Me, FamilyTreeDNA and MyHeritage. Join us to learn how to use this amazing tool. This workshop is for beginners and limited to active members only.  Recommended Prerequisites Create an account at DNAPainter.com Watch a free webinar by ...

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Women Suffrage: Their Rights, Roles, and Limitations

John F. Germany Public Library 900 N. Ashley Dr., Tampa, FL, United States

Genealogy standards have universal application; however, there are strategies that are particularly useful for researching African American ancestors with roots in the antebellum period who present unique challenges. This webinar will provide an overview of “best practices” for achieving credible results, by providing a conceptual foundation for tackling genealogical issues in any of the historical slave states.

Tying History to Your Research

Seminole Heights Branch Library 4711 Central Ave., Tampa, Florida, United States

Genealogy standards have universal application; however, there are strategies that are particularly useful for researching African American ancestors with roots in the antebellum period who present unique challenges. This webinar will provide an overview of “best practices” for achieving credible results, by providing a conceptual foundation for tackling genealogical issues in any of the historical slave states.

Documents + DNA + Methods + Luck, Combining Tools to Find Biological Family

John F. Germany Public Library 900 N. Ashley Dr., Tampa, FL, United States

Genealogy standards have universal application; however, there are strategies that are particularly useful for researching African American ancestors with roots in the antebellum period who present unique challenges. This webinar will provide an overview of “best practices” for achieving credible results, by providing a conceptual foundation for tackling genealogical issues in any of the historical slave states.

Finally Get Organized: Conquer the Clutter Using Your Natural Learning Style

John F. Germany Public Library 900 N. Ashley Dr., Tampa, FL, United States

Have you tried organizing your family history documents, photos, and digital files, but you just can’t find a system that you can stick to? Start organizing according to your natural learning style! This talk will help you identify your specific learning style and will share brain- and research-based organizing strategies for each style. Learn how you learn so you can finally get organized with the right system for YOU!