Presentations

I am available to give presentations to your group or organization on a variety of topics.  For a description of the below presentations click here.

Here is a sampling of my class topics, is there a topic you are specifically interested in? Use my Contact Me form to ask about additional presentation subjects and details.

Getting Started

  • I’m Just Getting Started, Where Do I Begin?
  • Choosing Your Genealogy Software
  • Growing Your Family Tree: On Your Computer and Online
  • Planning a Research Trip to the Family History Library in SLC

General Topics – All Audiences

  • Including your Family in your Family History
  • Using GPS (Genealogy Proof Standard). Destination: Confident Research Results

Intermediate Classes

  • Pursuing Death Records Beyond the Headstone
  • Newspaper Research – Researching the Headlines and More

Internet Sites

  • Using the Power of Google in Your Genealogy Research
  • Getting Started with FamilySearch.org
  • Mining for Treasures on FamilySearch.org
  • FamilySearch.org: Using Family Tree and Memories to Help in Your Research
  • Extra! Extra! Locating Online Newspapers
  • Genealogy and Social Networking
  • Facebook for Genealogy

Ethnic Research

  • Locating Clues to Finding Your Immigrant’s Town of Origin
  • Beginning German Research: Reading Church Records When You Don’t Know German
  • German Roots? 4 Steps to Build Up Your German Research Skills
  • Using FamilySearch.org for German Research. Dig Deep!
  • Beginning Norwegian Research – Using Digital Arkivet

Coming Soon!

  • Building Bridges Between Societies.  There is value to genealogical societies working together for common goals to benefit all members.
  • Resources in Public Libraries for Family History Research
  • The Art of Asking the Right Questions in your Research