GenKC Schedule

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Friday, September 16, 2022

Rooms > Chapel Relief Society Primary 110-111-113 108-109 115-116 High Council
9:00 - 10:00 am Opening & Keynote Speaker - - - - - -
10:15 - 11:15 am Genealogy & Family History-Perfect Social Media Beginning Genealogy Where do I begin? Basics of Swedish Research Basic Courthouse Research Can You Remember Your Grandmother's Voice? Rich or Poor? Clue into Your Ancestor’s Financial Well-Being -
Lunch Option #1 - Main Hall

11:30 - 12:30 pm
Beginning Ancestry Naturalization Records at NARA How to Trace Your Irish Ancestors Back to the Homeland Photos Bring Family Members to Life. Who’s Living in Your Grandma’s Attic? Irreconcilable Differences in Research The Art of the Tombstone: Cemetery Art and Symbols -
Lunch Option #2 - Main Hall

12:45 - 1:45 pm
Introduction to DNA Introduction to the Missouri State Archives Are You Creating Your Own Brick Walls When Proof Isn’t Really Proof After All Introduction to the Swedish Church Books Finding an Immigrant’s Family Members with Clues from an Ancestor’s Journal -
2:00 - 3:00 pm DNA Matches Forensic Genealogy: Case Study Native American Research: The Five Civilized Tribes Introduction to Missouri County Records I’ve Been Working on the Railroad…Research From Tobacco to Bitcoin - A History of US Currency -
3:15 - 4:15 pm Discovering Ancestors Using the FamilySearch Research Wiki Colonial Research: Proving/Disproving an Undocumented Family Line How to Think Like a Researcher Part 1 How to Date Old Photographs Researching the Swedish Church Books Using ArkivDigital - How to Conduct an Oral History Interview (Virtual)
4:30 - 5:30 pm The Census Taker Said What? Basic Census Research Key Websites to Help with Your Irish Research How to Think Like a Researcher Part 2 Let's Play Genealogy! Getting your youth involved! Boomer Sooner! The Run for Land in Oklahoma - Preserving Family Pictures and History (Prerecorded)

Saturday, September 17, 2022

Rooms > Chapel Relief Society Primary 110-111-113 108-109 115-116 High Council
9:00 - 10:00 am Opening & Keynote Speaker - - - - - -
10:15 - 11:15 am Getting Started with Military Research Quest for English Ancestors FamilySearch: Finding What You Need and What You Didn’t Know You Wanted City Directories Can Add Details and Solve Mysteries Using Name Searchable Indexes in ArkivDigital Fraternal Organizations: The Original Social Network -
Lunch Option #1 - Main Hall

11:30 - 12:30 pm
Using Findmypast Researching at Your Public Library Military Pensions: Vital Records in Disguise! How to ‘Harvest Like a Combine’ with Newspapers.com. Your Great Aunt Didn’t Have Access to Today’s Digital World Steps to Take to Find Your Elusive Irish Ancestor Sharing Your Research Through Paper Crafts -
Lunch Option #2 - Main Hall

12:45 - 1:45 pm
Forensic Genealogy: Case Study Q & A Discussion 1: for Ward Temple and Family History Consultants Searching Spanish Records for non-Spanish speakers East European Research Beyond the Draft Card: Researching Your Great War Ancestor Getting Started with Military Research -
2:00 - 3:00 pm The 1950 Census: The Wait is Over Q & A Discussion 2: for Ward Temple and Family History Leaders Intro to DNA Researching Your Civil War Soldier Introduction to the Swedish Estate Inventory Records William Eckler and Charles Arthur: One Man, Two Lives -
3:15 - 4:15 pm Using Fold3 Q & A Discussion 3: for Stake and Ward Priesthood and Relief Society Leaders supporting Ward Temple and Family History DNA Matches Get involved in Family History! Be Your Family's Yarn Spinner - Preserving Family Pictures and History (Prerecorded)
4:30 - 5:30 pm Before Rosie: The Women of the Great War Scotland Research Strategies Discovering Ancestors Using the FamilySearch Research Wiki Búsquedas en Español! Ways to search for records on FamilySearch.org and using The Family History Guide - How to Conduct an Oral History Interview (Virtual)