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NGS Announces Call for Papers for 2016 Fort Lauderdale Conference

Beginning 1 January 2015, NGS will begin accepting proposals for the 2016 Family History Conference, Exploring the Centuries: Footprints in Time. The conference will be held 4–7 May 2016 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Read More..


New Course! Researching Your Revolutionary War Ancestors

In Researching Your Revolutionary War Ancestors, author Craig Roberts Scott, cgSM*, fuga introduces you to numerous US records created for, during, and after the war for those who fought for independence and provides you with strategies to identify and locate information for an ancestor living at the time of the war.


NGS 2015 Family History Conference

Registration Is Now Open for the 2015 NGS Family History Conference - REGISTER NOW

The full conference program for the NGS 2015 Family History Conference in St. Charles, Missouri is available in a sixteen-page registration brochure. The online version of the St. Charles NGS Family History Conferenceprogram is also available and fully searchable.

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Genealogy and the Law 

Order your copy today of this essential guide to genealogical  research. The National Genealogical Society presents this important work as part of its Special Topic series. Learn more.

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