Webinars

FREE BCG WEBINAR “Applying Evidence to Genealogical Research Questions” by Melissa Johnson, CG®

“Applying Evidence to Genealogical Research Questions,” by Melissa Johnson, CG® The best approach to solving genealogical prob [...]

2019-01-31T10:01:26+00:00January 30th, 2019|Webinars|Comments Off on FREE BCG WEBINAR “Applying Evidence to Genealogical Research Questions” by Melissa Johnson, CG®

FREE BCG WEBINAR “Visualizing Information for Genealogists,” by Margaret R. Fortier, CG®

You have slaved over your client report. You have delved into the data, mined it for every iota of information, you have examined [...]

2018-12-27T14:00:38+00:00December 27th, 2018|Webinars|Comments Off on FREE BCG WEBINAR “Visualizing Information for Genealogists,” by Margaret R. Fortier, CG®

Board for Certification of Genealogists Announces Free Webinars for 2019

The Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG) has announced the following free 2019 webinars through Legacy Family Tree Webina [...]

2018-12-21T13:43:04+00:00December 18th, 2018|Webinars|Comments Off on Board for Certification of Genealogists Announces Free Webinars for 2019

BCG Webinar “Proving Identity and Kinship Using the GPS: Finding a Freedman’s Family” by Nancy A. Peters, CG®, CGL℠

Facing identity and kinship problems? Confused by multiple, same-named men? Learn how applying the Genealogical Proof Standard (GP [...]

2018-12-10T13:30:35+00:00December 10th, 2018|Webinars|Comments Off on BCG Webinar “Proving Identity and Kinship Using the GPS: Finding a Freedman’s Family” by Nancy A. Peters, CG®, CGL℠

“Using Emigrant Guides for Genealogical Research” by Julie P. Miller, CG®, CGL℠, FNGS

Have you ever wondered why your ancestor decided to emigrate, how they got there, or how they knew where to go? The answers to the [...]

2018-10-15T15:39:38+00:00October 15th, 2018|Webinars|Comments Off on “Using Emigrant Guides for Genealogical Research” by Julie P. Miller, CG®, CGL℠, FNGS

BCG Offers Free Webinar “Using Lists to Find Proof” by Cari Taplin, CG®

Genealogists examine lists nearly every time we conduct research, whether it be in the form of censuses, tax lists, directories, p [...]

2018-09-19T17:07:16+00:00September 10th, 2018|Webinars|Comments Off on BCG Offers Free Webinar “Using Lists to Find Proof” by Cari Taplin, CG®

BCG Offers Free Webinar “GPS: Finding Your Way Through Tough Research Problems” by James Ison, AG®

Life is good when records with direct evidence exists. Typically that doesn't last long. At some point, one finds only bits and pi [...]

2018-09-19T17:06:32+00:00August 6th, 2018|Webinars|Comments Off on BCG Offers Free Webinar “GPS: Finding Your Way Through Tough Research Problems” by James Ison, AG®

BCG Offers Free Webinar: “It’s a Numbers Game! Understanding Recognized Genealogical Formats”

"Effective genealogical writing is based on standardized formats and numbering systems. Learn to understand the numbers you see in [...]

2018-09-19T17:06:21+00:00July 9th, 2018|Webinars|Comments Off on BCG Offers Free Webinar: “It’s a Numbers Game! Understanding Recognized Genealogical Formats”

BCG Offers Free Webinar: Scribner on Maps

Every ancestor, at every moment, occupied a specific, physical location. Maps decode and amplify the significance of those locatio [...]

2018-09-19T17:06:03+00:00June 5th, 2018|Webinars|Comments Off on BCG Offers Free Webinar: Scribner on Maps

BCG Offers Free Webinar: “Good Research Habits”

Developing those good, er, successful research habits takes planning, time, experience, and patience to be effective. Learn steps [...]

2018-09-19T17:05:44+00:00May 3rd, 2018|Webinars|Comments Off on BCG Offers Free Webinar: “Good Research Habits”

BCG Offers Free Webinar: “Better Together: Making Your Case with Documents and DNA”

The genealogical proof standard requires reasonably exhaustive research in solving ancestral-identity problems. DNA evidence is no [...]

2018-09-19T17:05:26+00:00April 4th, 2018|Webinars|Comments Off on BCG Offers Free Webinar: “Better Together: Making Your Case with Documents and DNA”

BCG Offers Free Webinar: “From Baltimore to Burlington: Hazen P. Day’s Neighbors Bring Him Home”

A Maryland resident claimed an 1816 Vermont birth to Vermont-born parents, but no known record provides his specific birthplace or [...]

2018-09-19T17:07:27+00:00March 6th, 2018|Webinars|Comments Off on BCG Offers Free Webinar: “From Baltimore to Burlington: Hazen P. Day’s Neighbors Bring Him Home”