November is Native American Heritage Month and what better time to delve into Native American research? Learn about records, libraries, archives, websites, and databases, and analyzing what you find. Be prepared for some surprises on where you might find more about this amazing heritage.
The Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG) in conjunction with Legacy Family Tree will present “Native American Research: Things You May Not Know,” by Paula Stuart-Warren, CG®, FMGS, FUGA, live and free to the public, at 8:00 p.m. Eastern time, November 19, 2019. In order to accommodate those who might have schedule conflicts, the webinar may be accessed at no charge for one week after the broadcast. It will remain available to subscribers on our partner website Legacy Family Tree Webinars (https://familytreewebinars.com).
Paula Stuart-Warren, CG®, FMGS, FUGA, is an internationally recognized genealogical educator, researcher and consultant focusing on unusual resources, manuscripts, methodology, and analyzing records. She also specializes in railroad records and Native American research. She is a course coordinator and instructor for the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh and was an instructor for Ancestry Academy. Her lecturing experience includes the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS) and National Genealogical Society (NGS) conferences, and seminars in many states and Canada.
She served on the Board of Directors of FGS and the Minnesota Genealogical Society (MGS), as an officer of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG), and President of the Northland Chapter of APG. She initiated the MGS education committee and classes and was one of the founding members of the MGS Library. She co-chaired the FGS 2001, 2011, and 2013 conferences. Her ancestors came to the U.S. from eight ancestral countries and that led to research from many states and countries. Her articles have appeared in FGS FORUM, NGS Magazine, Family Tree Magazine, New England Ancestors, Minnesota Genealogist, and she currently has her own educational website and blog at http://genealogybypaula.com.
“The Board for Certification of Genealogists offers monthly webinars on an array of subjects in support of its mission to promote standards and ethics among all who practice genealogy, not just those who are seeking certification,” said President LaBrenda Garrett-Nelson, JD, LLM, CG®, CGL℠. “These webinars provide an opportunity for certified associates to participate in advancing the Board’s goals by presenting quality educational experiences to the entire genealogical community.”
Register for “Native American Research: Things You May Not Know,” by Paula Stuart-Warren, CG®, FMGS, FUGA, before November 19, 2019. BCG receives a commission if you register by clicking our affiliate link: http://legacy.familytreewebinars.com/?aid=2619. To see and register for the full list of BCG-sponsored webinars for 2019, visit the BCG blog SpringBoard at https://bcgcertification.org/bcg-webinars-2019/.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. For more information, contact office@BCGcertification.org.
For access to all BCG webinars, see the BCG Library at Legacy Family Tree Webinars at http://legacy.familytreewebinars.com/?aid=2619. Again, BCG receives a commission if you register by clicking and buying via our affiliate link. For additional resources for genealogical education, please visit: https://bcgcertification.org/learning/education/.
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