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


October 2019 Webinar

October 2019
Your Immigrants' Germany: Microstates and Microbreweries
  • Presenter: James M. BeidlerJim Beidler
  • Date:  Tuesday, October 15, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM CST
  • Webinar Description: A concise history of Germany followed by details on some types of records affected by disunity, major state by major state. Presentation concludes with a number of case studies using some microstates as examples.
  • Register at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5507551995321745155
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.


Call for Proposals for 2020 Webinar Series

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The Wisconsin State Genealogical Society invites proposals for our 2020 series of genealogy webinars.  The webinars are produced using GoToWebinar software, and are held on the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM Central time.
The Society is particularly interested in proposals with content relating to Wisconsin and upper Midwest resources, including ethnic groups prominent in Wisconsin such as German, Polish, Scandinavian, French Canadian, Yankee, Czech, and Irish.
For more information, and to submit a proposal, please see the Call for Proposals page.

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