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Dr. Fritz Juengling - South Orange County California County Genealogical Society
Saturday, October 19
Dr. Fritz Juengling - South Orange County California County Genealogical Society  (Annual Seminar)
9:00 am to 3:30 pm
Mission Viejo City Hall, Saddleback Room, 200 Center Drive, Mission Viejo CA
This seminar will feature the following topics:
 
Names:  Their Origins, Meanings and Peculiarities
Calendars and Feast Days in U.S. and European Research
Historical Events:  How they Affect your Genealogy Research
Using the FamilySearch Wiki to Enhance Your Foreign Research
 
Early registration (before October 11th):  $35 for SOCCGS members, $40 for non-members.  Tickets purchased a the door will be $45.  For more information visit the SOCCGS website, or contact vicepresident@soccgs.org
 
 
 
 


Glendora Genealogical Group
Tuesday, October 22
Glendora Genealogical Group  (Genealogical Society Meetings)
6:00 pm
La Fetra Center, Elm Room - 2nd Floor, 333 E Foothill Blvd, Glendora CA 91741
Pat Williams - "Coroner Connections:  Finding Living People the Genealogist's Way"
Somewhere between a private investigator and a traditional genealogist, yhou can hone the skills to locate living people.  Have you ever wanted to look up an old classmate or gain truthful information about the person who hit your car?  Listen to interesting coroner cases while learning techniques for finding hard-to-find persons.  Pat's genealogical methods and data sources are available to everyone.  Many techniques will help you in traditional genealogy skill-building as well.  This lively talk will leave you ready to go home and start looking up old friend!  
 
GGG Refresher Class - Helping Members Decipher Their Old Handwritten Documents
For more information about Pat Williams, and for directions to the meeting, click on the "Learn More" button below.
 


Orange County Jewish Genealogical Society
Sunday, October 27
Orange County Jewish Genealogical Society  (Genealogical Society Meetings)
1:30 pm
Temple Beth Sholom, 2625 N Tustin Ave, Santa Ana CA 92705
Steve Morse - One Step Pages
Steve Morse is the creator of the One-Step Website, for which he has received both the Lifetime Achievement Award and the Outstanding Contribution Award from IAJGS, the Award of Merit from the National Genealogical Society, the first ever Excellence Award from the Association of Professional Genealogists, and two awards that he cannot pronounce from Polish genealogical societies.  In his other life Morse is a computer professional with a doctorate degree in electrical engineering.  He has held various research, development, and teaching positions, authored numerous technical papers, and written four textbooks and holds four patents.
 
The cost for this event is $5 for OCGS members and Co-Sponsor Organizations; $10 for the general public.  Check back at ocjgs.org soon for more details!



Orange County California Genealogical Society (OCCGS)
Saturday, November 2
Orange County California Genealogical Society (OCCGS)  (Genealogical Society Meetings)
10:00 am to 12:10 pm
Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Linda Serna - Making Sense of the Census / Polish Research
Linda will present "Making Sense of the Census" at 10:00 AM.  After a brief break, she will return at 11:15 to talk about "Polish Research."
 
Visit the OCCGS website for more information about this event or about OCCGS.


Judy G. Russell - North San Diego County Genealogical Society
Saturday, November 9
Judy G. Russell - North San Diego County Genealogical Society  (Annual Seminar)
8:45 am to 4:30 pm
Carlsbad Senior Center, 799 Pine Street, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL, also known as The Legal Genealogist, is the featured presenter at the 2019 NSDCGS Fall Seminar, “Evidence Essentials.”
 
No Vitals?  No Problem!  Building a Family Through Circumstantial Evidence:  
     A Family for Isabella
No, No, Natette!  What Negative Evidence Is and Isn't
The Discrminating Genealogist:  Telling Good Evidence from Bad
Who, What, Wy, When, Where and How of American Divorce
 
Seminar Registration is $40 for NDSCGS members and $50 for non-members.  To find out more information about the seminar or to register, go to http://nsdcgs.org/fallseminar/.
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Pomona Valley Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting
Saturday, November 9
Pomona Valley Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting  (Genealogical Society Meetings)
2:00 pm
Pomona Public Library, 625 S Gary Ave., Pomona, CA
Jean Wilcox Hibben - What Your Ancestors Feared Most:  Diseases and Their Treatment
Today a simple cold, or even pneumonia, is not something we worry about: we have a multitude of remedies to help us get better and to keep our conditions from getting worse. With former epidemic illnesses now all but eradicated via vaccinations, it is hard to remember that diseases like tuberculosis, cholera, influenza, and more were dreaded by our forebears. Get a sense of your ancestors’ silent enemies and how they combated them (sometimes in ingenious ways that have altered our lives today).


Genealogical Society of North Orange County Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, November 20
Genealogical Society of North Orange County Monthly Meeting  (Genealogical Society Meetings)
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Yorba Linda Community Center, 4501 Casa Loma Ave, Yorba Linda, CA 92886
Colleen Greene - The Academic Library:  An Untapped Resource for Family History
 
For more information about the the Genealogical Society of North Orange County California, visit www.gsnocc.org or call (714) 319-5994.
 
 


South Bay Cities Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, November 20
South Bay Cities Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting  (Genealogical Society Meetings)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Katy Geissert Civic Center Library, 3301 Torrance Blvd, Torrance CA 90503
Lisa Schumacher - Digging Deeper into Digital Documents
 


Glendora Genealogical Group
Tuesday, November 26
Glendora Genealogical Group  (Genealogical Society Meetings)
6:00 pm
La Fetra Center, Elm Room - 2nd Floor, 333 E Foothill Blvd, Glendora CA 91741
Gena Philibert Ortega - "How to Use the National Archives Online Website for Genealogical Research"
 
GGG Refresher Class:
At the November meeting, GGG is going to have a member participation event to honor ancestors who were veterarns or contributed to the war effort in some way.  John Bradley is putting together a slideshow.  At the October meeting, please bring photoes, records and memorabilia of your veteran ancestors, or email them to John at jtbradley1832@msn.com.
 
For directions to the meeting, click on the "Learn More" button below.
 



OCCGS Bash (Orange County Genealogical Society)
Saturday, March 7, 2020
OCCGS Bash (Orange County Genealogical Society)  (Genealogy Event)
Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
OCCGS Annual Bash - Featured Speaker - Paul Woodbury
OCCGS hosts an Annual Genealogy BASH and Book Faire in March. The BASH is held at the Huntington Beach Public Library, where an expert speaker presents on current topics, books are offered at exceptional prices, and genealogy-related exhibitors are available to answer questions. It's a fun day for genealogy enthusiasts!
 
Paul Woodbury  is a nationally known speaker specializing in International Research and DNA.
 
More details will follow as we receive them.
 



Genealogical Society of North Orange County - Save the Date!
Saturday, July 25, 2020
Genealogical Society of North Orange County - Save the Date!  (Annual Seminar)
9:00 am to 3:30 pm
Yorba Linda Community Center, 4501 Casa Loma Ave, Yorba Linda, CA 92886
The Genealogical Society of North Orange County California (GSNOCC) has announced that the speaker for their 2020 Annual Seminar will be Luana Darby. 
For more information about Luana Darby, visit her website, Lineages by Luana.  For more information about GSNOCC, visit their website.



Orange County California Genealogical Society - Save the Date!
Saturday, October 3, 2020
Orange County California Genealogical Society - Save the Date!  (Genealogy Event)
Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
DNA Day with Blaine Bettinger
OCCGS asks you to save the date for this exciting genealogy event as they bring Blaine Bettinger to Southern California for a special genealogy event!