Alabama Genealogical Society Spring Seminar- 12 March 2016
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Samford University- Birmingham, Alabama
The Alabama Genealogical Society Spring Seminar will be held on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at Samford University in Birmingham. The speaker will be George G. Morgan presenting It’s All in the Details.
The first topic, “The Genealogist as CSI”, will set the foundation for the day with the research process.
Next will be “Bring “Em Back to Life – Developing an Ancestor Profile”. This topic addresses evidence types and analysis; helps the thought process for writing a biographical profile, a family history or a lineage application; and helps identify research gaps.
“Clues in the News” will address the often neglected newspaper research and focuses on online newspaper sources.
“Getting Past Brick Walls” concentrates on the best approaches for addressing brick walls and research impasses.