The National Ge
nealogical Society is pleased to announce attendance of 2,270 at the NGS 2011 Family History Conference held in Charleston, South Carolina, 11-14 May.
Over 1,500 people purchased a full conference registration and over one hundred people purchased a daily registration. In addition conference attendance included speakers, vendors and their booth staff, and many volunteers provided by the South Carolina Ge
nealogical Society and its local chapters.
On Saturday, Ancestry.com sponsored an Ancestry Day program which brought an additional 575 people to the convention center. Over 2,000 meals were served at the local convention center and social events sponsored by the South Carolina Ge
nealogical Society, providing ge nealogists many opportunities to share stories about their research and their ancestors.
NGS 2012 Family History Conference will be 9-12 May 2012 at the in Duke Energy Convention Center . The conference hotel is the Hyatt Regency Cincinnati, 151 W. Fifth St., Cincinnati, Ohio Cincinnati, OH 45202. Conference registration will open 1 December 2011.
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