Wisconsin State Genealogical Society

2019 Fall Seminar

When You've Hit a Brick Wall, Go Around It!
Using Collateral Line Research to Further Your Family Lines
Lois Mackin
Lois Mackin, Ph.D.
Hosted by
Waupaca Area Genealogical Society
Saturday, October 5, 2019
Ramada Waupaca
110 Grand Seasons Drive
Waupaca, Wisconsin


2019 Fall Pre-Conference

Lori B. BesslerMaking the Family Come Alive!
A 2019 Fall Seminar Pre-Conference Workshop with
Presented by
Lori B. Bessler
Friday, October 4, 2019


September 2019 Webinar

Following the Tracks: Your Ancestors on the Railroad
  • Presenter: Michael StraussMichael Strauss
  • Date:  Tuesday, September 17, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM CST
  • Webinar Description: Railroads for nearly two centuries have been the preferred mode of transportation for many of our ancestors. Their rich history includes details on when lines started, ceased, merged, or filed bankruptcy. Records including employee, manuscripts, directories, pensions, social security, and other organizations including the Pullman Porters and Harvey Girls are examined.
  • Register at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8306828335290636803
After registering, you will receive an email with information and a link to join us the night of the webinar and handout information.  Please remember that this is a first come first served webinar.  Registering does not hold a spot for you.  Those that log in first will be admitted to the webinar. If you have problems connecting to the software, be sure to check that your browser software is running the most current version available.


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