Wednesday, September 30, 2015

BCG Webinars Now Available On Line; October 9 Talks at Church History Museum in Salt Lake

Six top genealogists will give free lectures during the day beginning at 9 A.M. Friday, October 9, at the Church History Museum Auditorium in Salt Lake City. Details at on September 30. This is a live event with no recording. Speakers and topics:

  • Michael Hait on “reasonably exhaustive research,”
  • Jeanne Larzalere Bloom on researching women,
  • Judy G. Russell on DNA,
  • Michael Ramage on forensic genealogy,
  • Elizabeth Shown Mills on the lessons from the case of Margaret’s baby’s father, and
  • Thomas W. Jones on when newfound evidence overturns a proved conclusion.

For those who can’t attend, nine other talks, recent BCG webinars (two free), are now available on line by Baker, Bittner, Bloom, Hait, Jones, McMillin, Morehead, Powell, and Russell. Details at

“We are pleased to offer these educational opportunities to the community,” said President Jeanne Larzalere Bloom, CG. “The Board for Certification of Genealogists strives to foster public confidence in genealogy by promoting an attainable, uniform standard of competence and ethics. Educating all family historians of every level is part of this mission.”

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