Appearances

Posted on: May 18th, 2012 by

Upcoming appearances:

    • May 13, 2017, 10:00-12:00 noon: Minnesota Genealogical Society English-Welsh Interest Group, location TBD–Exploring the General Register Office (GRO) Indexes.
    • August 18, 2017, 2:00-3:00 p.m.: Ostfriesen Heritage Society, Wellsburg Public Library, 411 N. Adams St., Wellsburg, Iowa–Using DNA for Genealogical Research.
    • September 23, 2017, 10:00-12:00 noon: Minnesota Genealogical Society English-Welsh Interest Group, location TBD–Finding English Places of Origin before 1850.
    • October 5 and 6, 2017: Minnesota Genealogical Society, North Star Conference, Earle Brown Heritage Center, Brooklyn Center, Minnesota–Using City Directories to Find Family and Solve Research Problems, and Online Resources for Finding Colonial and pre-1850 Ancestors.

Recent appearances:

    • April 22, 2017: Milwaukee County Genealogical Society, Best Western Plus Milwaukee Airport Hotel, Milwaukee, Wisconsin–20th Biennial Workshop, Researching When You’re Not There, Don’t Cross the Pond Till You’re Ready, Learning About Localities, Social Media for Genealogy.
    • March 18, 2017: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Tracing Immigrant Ancestors.
    • February 14 and 16, 2017: Association of Professional Genealogists, online discussion group (APG members only)–Creating Genealogy Classes and Workshops.
    • February 11, 2017: Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota–Making Sense of the Census: Following the Clues in Census Records.
    • January 28, 2017: Minnesota Genealogical Society English-Welsh Interest Group, Maplewood Library, 3025 Southlawn Dr, Maplewood, Minnesota–Touring The National Archives of the UK’s Website.
    • November 19, 2016: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Solving Problems with Church and Cemetery Records (with Shirleen Hoffman).
    • November 17, 2016: St. Croix Valley Genealogical Society, River Falls, Wisconsin–Using DNA for Genealogical Research.
    • November 10, 2016: Olmstead County Genealogical Society, Rochester, Minnesota–Exploring FamilySearch.
    • November 6, 2016: Minnesota Genealogical Society, DNA Interest Group, Roseville Library, Roseville, Minnesota–X-Chromosome DNA.
    • October 29, 2016: Hennepin County Library, Family History Fair, Minneapolis Central Library, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Finding Your Female Ancestors.
    • October 1, 2016: Minnesota Genealogical Society, North Star Conference, Colonial Church, Edina, Minnesota–Jumpstarting Your Problem Solving (two-hour workshop with Shirleen Hoffman).
    • September 30, 2016: Minnesota Genealogical Society, North Star Conference, Colonial Church, Edina, Minnesota–When You Need Help with Your Research (sponsored by the Northland chapter, Association of Professional Genealogists).
    • September 24, 2016: Lake Minnetonka Chapter, NSDAR, Wayzata, Minnesota–DNA and the DAR.
    • September 10, 2016: Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota–Using DNA for Genealogical Research and Diving Deeper into DNA.
    • September 8, 2016: Monument Chapter, NSDAR, Edina, Minnesota–Fold3 Military Records and Preserving the Pensions from the War of 1812.
    • August 3, 2016: Ostfriesen Genealogical Society of America, Bloomington, Minnesota–Using DNA for Genealogical Research and Diving Deeper into DNA.
    • August 5, 2016: Celtic Connections Conference, St. Louis Park, Minnesota–Researching Cornish Ancestors.
    • June 11, 2016: Irish Genealogical Society International, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Genealogy for the Advanced (with Audrey Leonard and John Schade).
    • June 1, 2016: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Webinar–Working with Probate Records. The webinar recording is available in the webinar archives of the MGS Members Only website.
    • May 14, 2016: Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota–Solving Problems with Church and Cemetery Records (with Shirleen Hoffman).
    • May 7, 2016: Yankee Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Researching in Pennsylvania.
    • April 9, 2016: Irish Genealogical Society International, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Genealogy for Beginners (with Audrey Leonard and John Schade).
    • April 2, 2016: Prairieland Genealogical Society, Marshall, Minnesota–Making Sense of the Census: Following the Clues in Census Records.
    • March 28, 2016: National Danish-American Genealogical Society, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Introduction to DNA for Genealogy.
    • February 18, 2016: Dakota County Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–20th Century Military Records.
    • December 12, 2015: MGS England/Wales Interest Group, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Navigating the British National Archives (TNA) Website.
    • November 10, 2015: Hennepin County Library, Ridgedale, Minnesota–20th Century Military Records (with Jere G. Mackin).
    • November 7, 2015: Yankee Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Citations Without Pain.
    • November 7, 2015: Hennepin County Library, Southdale, Minnesota–20th Century Military Records (with Jere G. Mackin).
    • October 31, 2015: Minneapolis Central Library, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Family History Fair: Let’s Talk Lineage–Societies You Can Join.
    • October 29, 2015: Association of Professional Genealogists, Members Only webinar–So You’ve Been Asked to Teach a Class or Course…
    • October 15, 2015: Minneapolis Family History Center, Crystal, Minnesota–Using the Online Resources of the DAR for Genealogical Research.
    • September 25, 2015: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–North Star Conference: Tracing the Trewrens: the Cornish Diaspora in Miniature.
    • September 26, 2015: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–North Star Conference: Troubleshooting Your Problem Solving.
    • May 23, 2015: MGS England/Wales Interest Group, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Marriage and English Law.
    • May 21, 2015: St. Croix Valley Genealogical Society, River Falls, Wisconsin–Timelines.
    • April 9, 2015: Crystal Family History Center, Crystal, Minnesota–African American Families.
    • February 14, 2015: Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota–MHS Topics on Family History: African American Research–class cancelled.
    • February 7, 2015: Lake Minnetonka DAR, Wayzata Library, Wayzata, Minnesota–DAR Supplemental Applications.
    • November 18, 2014: Webber Park Community Building, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Genealogy Research: African American Families.
    • November 17, 2014: Sumner Library, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Genealogy Research: African American Families.
    • November 13, 2014: Pierre Bottineau Library, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Genealogy Research: Using Census Records.
    • November 5, 2014: Ridgedale Library, Minnetonka, Minnesota–Genealogy Research: Using Census Records.
    • November 1, 2014: Minneapolis Central Library, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Finding Military Records in All the Right Places: NARA and fold3.com.
    • October 27, 2014: Morrison County Genealogical Society, Great River Regional Library, Little Falls, Minnesota–Many Paths, One Goal.
    • October 11, 2014: Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota–MHS Topics on Family History: Learning about Localities–How to Research New States and Counties. For more info, go to http://mngs.org/eventListings.php?nm=38.
    • August 6, 2014: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–webinar–Using the Online Resources of the DAR for Genealogy. Recording is available in the Members Only section at www.mngs.org.
    • June 2, 2014: Anoka County Genealogical Society, Anoka, Minnesota–The Case of Rob Leedle.
    • May 31, 2014: Minneapolis Central Library, Minneapolis, Minnesota–African American Genealogy: Digging Deeper.
    • May 10, 2014: Brookdale Library, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota–African American Genealogy: Digging Deeper.
    • April 26, 2014: Minnesota Genealogical Society, TechTrek Conference, Hennepin Technical College, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota–Websites You Should Know About: findmypast and fold3, and Genealogy Software for Mac.
    • April 17, 2014: Dakota County Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Tools for Working with Evidence.
    • February 24, 2014: National Danish-American Genealogical Society, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Using Timelines in Your Research.
    • February 15, 2014: Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota–Genealogical Topics at MHS: What Every Genealogist Can Learn from African-American Research (with Jerry Blue).
    • October 16, 2013: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Advanced Research Seminar: Mastering Genealogical Proof (with J. H. Fonkert, CG). Eight-session class runs monthly through May 2014.
    • November 24, 2013: Ukrainian Youth Group, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Capturing Family History.
    • November 16, 2013: Hennepin County Library, Excelsior library, Excelsior, Minnesota–Plan a Research Trip.
    • November 6, 2013: Hennepin County Library, Westonka library, Mound, Minnesota–Plan a Research Trip.
    • October 26, 2013: Hennepin County Library, Family History Fair, Minneapolis Central Library, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Finding Family in the Federal Census.
    • October 24, 2013: Hennepin County Library, Maple Plain Library, Maple Plain, Minnesota–The Case of Rob Leedle.
    • October 9, 2013: Hennepin County Library, Plymouth Library, Plymouth, Minnesota–The Case of Rob Leedle.
    • September 21, 2013: Hennepin County Library, North Regional Library, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Using Census Records.
    • September 11, 2013: Hennepin County Library, Southdale Library, Edina, Minnesota–Using Census Records.
    • June 24, 2013: National Danish-American Genealogical Society, Minneapolis, Minnesota–The Case of Rob Leedle.
    • May 4, 2013: Brainerd Genealogical Conference, Brainerd, Minnesota–Using Census Records.
    • April 27, 2013: Minnesota Genealogical Society, Nordic Genealogy Conference, Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota–Don’t Cross the Pond Till You’re Ready!
    • March 25, 2013: Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Genealogy 101 (eight-session course)
    • April 6, 2013: Minneapolis Central Library, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Plan a Research Trip
    • March 23, 2013: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Genealogy 101: Step Five–Use What You Learned (with Peggy Larson, John Schade, and David Suddarth)
    • March 21, 2013: Dakota County Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Finding Overseas Ancestors
    • March 16, 2013: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Genealogy 101: Step Four–Learn from the Source (with Peggy Larson, John Schade, and David Suddarth)
    • March 3, 2013: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Genealogy 101: Step Three–Locate a Useful Source (with Peggy Larson, John Schade, and David Suddarth)
    • February 25, 2013: National Danish-American Genealogical Society, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Organizing Your Genealogy
    • February 23, 2013: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Genealogy 101: Step Two–Decide What You Want to Learn (with Peggy Larson, John Schade, and David Suddarth)
    • February 16, 2013: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Genealogy 101: Step One–Write Down and Organize What You Know (with Peggy Larson, John Schade, and David Suddarth)
    • February 9, 2013: Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota–The Census: Federal Population Schedules and The Other Census Records: Federal Non-Population Schedules and State Census
    • February 3, 2013: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Using the DAR Genealogical Research System for Genealogical Research
    • November 14, 2012: Rockford Road Library, Crystal, Minnesota–Plan a Research Trip
    • November 3, 2012: Hennepin County Library Family History Fair, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Keynote: CSI, Investigating Family History
    • October 27, 2012: Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota–Documenting Births, Marriages, and Deaths with Vital Records and Documenting Births, Marriages, and Deaths with Church and Cemetery Records
    • October 25, 2012: Rogers Library, Rogers, Minnesota–Plan a Research Trip
    • October 22, 2012: Brooklyn Park Library, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota–Using Census Records
    • October 17, 2013: Columbia Heights Community Education, Columbia Heights, Minnesota–Introduction to Genealogy (six-session course), with J.H. Fonkert, CG
    • July 24, 2012: CommonBond Communities, Excelsior, Minnesota–Genealogy Workshop
    • June 23, 2012: Minnesota Genealogical Society, Genealogical Program in Mankato, Mankato, Minnesota–Researching When You’re Not There, Twentieth-Century Military Records (with Jere Mackin), Five Steps for Beginning Genealogists, and Skillbuilders (with Jennifer de Fiebre)
    • April 21, 2012: Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota–Genealogy Topics: Federal and State Census Records and Introducing the 1940 Census
    • April 19, 2012: St. Croix Valley Genealogical Society, River Falls, Wisconsin–Organizing Your Genealogy
    • April 10, 2012: Silver Bay Public Library, Silver Bay, Minnesota–Genealogy 101
    • April 4, 2012: Century College, White Bear Lake, Minnesota–Investigating Family History.
    • March 17-April 21, 2012: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Genealogy 101.
    • March 21-May 9, 2012: Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Genealogy 101.
    • March 26, 2012, National Danish-American Genealogical Society, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Genealogy 101: What Every Genealogist Needs to Know
    • March 15, 2012: Dakota County Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Organizing Your Genealogy
    • October 22, 2011: Minneapolis Central Library, Minneapolis, Minnesota–Finding Overseas Ancestors
    • October 16-November 20, 2011: Minnesota Genealogical Society–Genealogy 101
    • October 15, 2011: Grand Rapids Area Library, Grand Rapids, Minnesota–Off to a Good Start and Taking Your Genealogy Further
    • October 6, 2011: Minnesota Genealogical Society, North Star Conference, Edina, Minnesota–Grandpa’s Probate Solves the Case of the Disappearing Daughters
    • September 9, 2011: Federation of Genealogical Society Conference, Springfield, Illinois–Genspiration session, Self-Assessment for Genealogical Societies
    • June 25, 2011: Minnesota Genealogical Society, Winona, Minnesota–Starting from Scratch: Organizing Your Genealogy (with David Suddarth)
    • May 23, 2011: Minnesota Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Getting the Most from the FamilySearch Learning Resources
    • May 21, 2011: Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota–Genealogy 101: Putting It All Together (with J. H. Fonkert, CG, and David Suddarth)
    • April 30, 2011: British Isles Family History Days Conference, Eden Prairie, Minnesota–English Research on the Internet
    • February 2, 2011: Yankee Genealogical Society, South St. Paul, Minnesota–Research in Pennsylvania
    • January 15, 2011: Minnesota Historical Society, Intermediate Genealogy: Documenting Births, Marriages, Deaths, and More through Civil Records and Documenting Births, Marriages, Deaths, and More through Church and Cemetery Records

Contact Lois at at “loismackin at aol dot com”.

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