Orange County California Genealogical Society announces

OCCGS 9th Annual Genealogy BASH 2022
Special Guest: D. Joshua Taylor, MA, MLS
Saturday March 5th, 2022
9am to 3pm PDT

Virtual Seminar includes Four Live Presentations
with Q&A and Door Prizes from sponsors

Join Orange County California Genealogical Society ("OCCGS") and genealogy enthusiasts from around the world as OCCGS presents our 9th Annual Genealogy BASH with author and genealogy expert D. Joshua Taylor, MA, MLS.

Session Descriptions

Session 1 - The Web, the World, and You: Successful Online Searching, Part 1

This hands-on session explores strategies and techniques when using Google and other search engines to search for family history online. Topics include developing keywords, advanced search techniques, and other methods.

Session 2 - The Web, the World, and You: Successful Online Searching, Part 2

Explore techniques and best practices when using digital collections at public libraries, universities, and other collections. This hands-on session will enable you to dive in and discover resources from across the United States.

Session 3 - Treasures in the Archives: Using Archive Grid

A free online resource, Archive Grid is your gateway to thousands of archival collections worldwide. This session provides steps to search Archive Grid, understand results, and access collections to further your research.

Session 4 - Putting it Together: A Case Study

Beginning with family letters and missing census records, follow research relating to a family from the early 1900s to the American Revolution. This session includes various records and methodologies and traces a family through multiple states, including Nebraska, Missouri, Iowa, Ohio, and Pennsylvania.



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Orange County California Genealogical Society
c/o Huntington Beach Central Library
7111 Talbert Avenue
Huntington Beach, California 92648

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