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27 October 2018 Ohio Chapter Palatines to America Fall Seminar Plain City, Ohio
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Ohio Chapter Palatines to America Fall Seminar

COMING TO AMERICA: WHERE, HOW, AND WHY THEY CAME

Der Dutchman Restaurant, 445 Jefferson Avenue, U.S. Route 42, Plain City, Ohio

Saturday, October 27, 2018, 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Featured Speaker: D. Wolfgang Grams, from Oldenburg, Germany


Topics: Where Did They Come From?

Ohio's Immigrants And Their German Homelands, "Hurra Wir Fahren Nach Amerika!"

Travel Patterns During The Age Of Sail,

The Pursuit Of Happiness: Faith, Land, And Hope,

German Resources To Trace Your Roots

Fees include syllabus, seminar sessions, vendor showcase, Der Dutchman pastries, coffee and juice for breakfast and full Buffet lunch including Broasted Chicken and Roast Beef, Mashed Potatoes, Noodles, Stuffing, Vegetables, Salad, Rolls, and Dessert..

27 October 2018 Genealogy and Local History Fair Indianapolis, Indiana
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The Indiana State Library will host the annual Indiana Genealogy and Local History Fair in downtown Indianapolis. Admission is free and open to the general public. This year's theme is "Digging Up the Dead," how to examine, decipher, and interpret death records, death research, and other interesting facets of mortality in history.

Over 30 organizations and exhibitors will be in attendance. Visit the tables in the exhibition hall to collect information from genealogical and local history organizations, and shop the commercial vendors.

Highly acclaimed, internationally known speakers and genealogy consultants, Lisa Alzo and Amie Bowser Tennant, will present.

In addition, Sarah Halter, Executive Director of the Indiana Medical History Museum, will give a brown bag lunch lecture.

31 December 1969 - 16 July 2022 Gone to Texas: Finding Your Ancestors in Land and Probate-DGS Summer Seminar Dallas, Tx as well as live-streamed
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Gone to Texas: Finding your Ancestors in Land and Probate will be a DGS full day hybrid seminar. The speaker will be forensic expert and native Texan Kelvin Meyers. There will be four lectures-Plowing Through the Land Records to Find Your Ancestors; Tracking the Land Tax Records; Probate: More than a Will; Texas Records and Repositories.

The event will take place at the Eric Jonsson Central downtown location of the Dallas Public Library. It will also be available to live-stream on Zoom. All registrants will have access to the recordings of the lectures for two weeks after the event. It will start at 9:50am CDT and end at 4:50pm CDT.

DGS members will receive a special rate of $25. Interested parties may join DGS for $35, and not only get the member price, but substantial discounts for the Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 seminars.