Wisconsin State Genealogical Society

October 2021 Webinar

No More Excuses: Ten Tips to Finally Write that Family History
  • Presenter: Lisa AlzoLisa Alzo
  • Date: Tuesday, October 19, 2021
  • Time: 7:00 PM Central
  • Webinar Description: Often the most difficult part of writing a family history is getting started. If you feel stuck due to information overload, lack of time, or writer’s block, you are not alone. In this webinar, learn ten simple tips to stop procrastinating and start writing! The session will cover: * How to organize your project with outlines and storyboards * Tips for overcoming writer's block * Starting your story and engaging your reader * Methods for sticking to a writing schedule.
  • Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7273287421354357261
 

 

2021 Virtual Fall Seminar

 
Genealogy Bringing Us Back Together Again
 
featuring
 
Peggy Clemens Lauritzen, AG, FOGS
 
Saturday,
October 9, 2021
 
Peggy Clemens Lauritzen 2019
Virtual
Conference
 
 

 
 

2021 Virtual Fall Preconference

 
Lori B. Bessler
It's Not All Online!
 
A 2021 Fall Seminar Preconference Workshop with
 
Lori B. Bessler
 
 
Friday, October 8th
 
 
 
 
 

 
 

Check Out the 2021 WSGS Webinar Series!

 
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The Wisconsin State Genealogical Society is proud to present our 2021 Webinar series! The lineup features some of your favorite webinar presenters from the past, as well as several new speakers, covering a wide variety of topics including resources, methodology, tools, various ethnic groups, and how to prepare for the release of the 1950 U.S. Federal Census!
 
 

 

DNA Boot Camp

WSGS is proud to present a series of webinars available to members on our website, 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!
 
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The 2nd edition of Wisconsin: Its Counties, Townships and Villages (the "Cow Book") is a must-have research companion. 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!
 
You also can help the Society out by checking out the Support WSGS page!
 


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 See our WSGS Facebook page and follow us on Twitter, Twittertoo, @WSGSgenealogy, for breaking genealogy news and articles of interest!
 
 
 

 

GoodShop with WSGS

 

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Did you know that you can help raise money for WSGS by simply searching and shopping online through our GoodShop interface? See the GoodShop page for more details!
 

 
 
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