Yellowstone Genealogy Forum
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MONTHLY PROGRAMS
 
 


January 23, 2018
 
Writing Your Family History
February 27, 2018
Germanic Tribes to Re-unified Germany: a brief history of Germany through the centuries
 
March 27, 2018
Migration Trails Across America: The Oregon Trail, by Sydney Shaffner Gabel
 
April 24, 2018
Adoption Research by Lutheran Social Services
 
May 22, 2018
Scanners & How to Organize What You Scanned; Using Excel to Track Your Research
Annual Meeting, election of officer, reports of activities and thank you to volunteers
June 26, 2018
Railroad Record Indexes and Finding Aids on the Internet
 
July 24, 2018
DNA Mini Workshop:  Bring your laptop and access to your DNA test
 
August 28, 2018
Findagrave.com and BillionGraves - learn what they are and how to use them for research
 
September 25, 2018
Share Responsibly - Four things genealogists need to know before posting images on-line
 
October 23, 2018
Harvesting Family Stories - sharing your stories and proof that they are true or not
 
November 27, 2018
Military insignia, medals, and service records, from the Revolutionary War through Korea.
Bring your military items to share.
 
 
January 22, 2019
Back To Basics-Names-Dates-Locations-Forms, AND Harvesting Family Stories, continued
 
February 26, 2019
Genealogy Software: Legacy, Family Tree Maker, Roots Magic, Ancestral Quest.
 
March 26, 2019
More on Genealogy Software.  How to dictate your genealogy using Dragon Speak.
 
April 23, 2019
Land Records:  finding the "where" ancestors lived.
 
May 28, 2019
Program:  GOOGLE EARTH by Steve Baum.
Annual Meeting: Election of Officers, Thank You to Volunteers, Review of Past Year.
Drawing for Free Memberships - one to a member, one to a visitor.  Must be present to win.
 
June 25, 2019
B2B -DragonSpeak.
Pitfalls of Spelling German Names, and German Linquistics. Presenter Heidemarie Reed
 
July 23, 2019
Ice Cream Social. $1 discount on memberships.
B2B - First Families/Early Settlers Overview by Shawna Valentine.
How to Organize Your Genealogy. Presenter Robin Sparboe.
 
August 27, 2019
Genealogy Software for Your Computer: Roots Magic, Legacy, Ancestral Quest, Family Tree Maker. There will also be a "Brick Walls" group for those not interested in software.
 
September 24, 2019
B2B - Writing Your Stories by Rick Davis.
Images & Copyrights
 
October 22, 2019
B2B - Census by PJ Smith
City Directories. Presenter Ann Ferguson
 
November 26, 2019
County Histories. Presenter Steve Baum