Presenter Stephen Szabados is a genealogy speaker, author, and columnist. He received a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois and an MBA from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois. He has been researching his ancestors for about nineteen years and has traced ancestors back to 1600s New England and 1730’s in Poland, Germany, Bohemia, and Slovenia. He has given numerous presentations to genealogical groups and libraries in Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin. His goal is to share his passion for Family History. He is a member of the Polish Genealogical Society of America and is also a genealogy volunteer at the Arlington Heights Illinois Library. He is the author of over fifteen print books on genealogy that include Basic Genealogy and Beyond; Write Your Family History; Finding Grandma’s European Ancestors; Polish Genealogy; Memories of Dziadka, Finding your Czech and Slovak Ancestors; and his most recent book DNA and Genealogy Research: Simplified. He has also published ten eBooks on genealogy. All are must-have books for the beginning genealogist looking for their European heritage. Steve also is the genealogy columnist for the Polish American Journal.
Conference Price: $20.00 per B.A.G.S. member and $25.00 per non-member
Conference costs helps to defray the speaker and conference expenses.
9:00 - 10:15 AM CST Session 1 European Immigration to America from 1800 to 1939. When, Where, Why, How
10:15 - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 - 12:00 PM CST Session 2 Practical Tools to Use With DNA Results in Your Genealogy Research
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and mail to: B.A.G.S. Conference, PO Box 283, Green Bay, WI 54305
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