Menu
Log in


Wisconsin STate Genealogical Society


December 2022

Entering the Old Northwest Territory

  • Presenter: Peggy Clemens LauritzenPeggy Clemens Lauritzen
  • Date: Tuesday, December 20, 2022
  • Time: 7:00 PM Central
  • Webinar Description: When we think of settling the West, our minds will often turn to the broad expanses of the American West that conjures up scenes of broad prairies and herds of buffalo and antelope. Such was not the case in the First American West. Summary: After the signing of the Treaty of Paris was signed in 1783, Britain ceded land that would eventually comprise the Northwest Territory. Just five years later, the first settlers would leave their homes in New England and begin their journey to the “Territory Northwest of the River Ohio,” and establish their first city – Marietta. Eventually the states of Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, and part of Minnesota would be included.
  • Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8212352823270270477


Welcome to the new Wisconsin State Genealogical Society website!

2023 Spring Gene-a-Rama


  Trials and Tribulations of Coming to America
  Featuring

  Katherine Wilson

  Friday & Saturday, March 24-25, 2023

  Location

  The Lismore – A Double Tree by Hilton

  333 Gibson St, Eau Claire, Wisconsin


More Information and Registration




WSGS is proud to offer our members the

 

DNA Boot Camp Webinar Series

 

Presented by

Mary Eberle and Thomas MacEntee

Getting Started With DNA and Genealogy Boot Camp

The DNA Boot Camp is a series of 12 webinars giving a basic introduction to genetic genealogy, discussing some of the most popular websites currently being used, and how to use DNA as evidence in your research. The webinars include:


      • Introduction to Using DNA for Genealogy Research
      • Using Autosomal DNA for Genealogy Research
      • GEDMatch — Powerful Tools for Analyzing DNA Results and Finding New DNA Matches
      • Combining DNA and Non-DNA Evidence — A Case Study
      • Using X-DNA for Genealogical Research
      • X-DNA Case Studies
      • Interpreting Your AncestryDNA Results
      • AncestryDNA Hands-On Exercises
      • Intepreting Your FamilyTreeDNA Results
      • Interpreting Your 23andMe Results
      • Researching Difficult DNA Matches
      • Understanding Ethnicity Estimates


To access the DNA Boot Camp, log into your WSGS member account and a link will be available under the Webinars tab.

We hope you enjoy this membership benefit! If you're not already a member, join us today!


Have You Checked Out the WSGS Store?

Our Products Make Great Gifts for Your Genealogy Friends and Yourself!

Wisconsin: Its Counties, Townships and Villages Cover Image

The 2nd edition of Wisconsin: Its Counties, Townships and Villages 

(the "Cow Book") is a must-have research companion.

WSGS Recipes and Remembrances Cover Image

WSGS Recipes and Remembrances is a treasury of over

200 family recipes from our members.

   Visit our online store today for these and more WSGS products!

Support WSGS!


 

WSGS

PO Box 5106, Madison, WI 53705-0106



Copyright © 2022 Wisconsin State Genealogical Society