November 13, 2019 PPGS Meeting
How to Reopen and Work a
Genealogical Cold Case
by Lisa Louise Cooke
Become a genealogical detective in this vital session. You’ll learn to track ancestors like a criminal cold case detective, sniffing out holes in your research and getting missing information on the record with cutting-edge technology.
We're excited to have internationally recognized genealogical speaker Lisa Louise Cooke join us live via streaming technology. She can answer your questions after the presentation. Lisa is CEO of Genealogy Gems, a genealogy education company featuring The Genealogy Gems Podcast, available at in iTunes, and the Genealogy Gems app. Her books include Mobile Genealogy, The Genealogist’s Google Toolbox Second Edition, How to Find Your Family History in Newspapers, and she has published 100+ videos at the Genealogy Gems YouTube Channel. She also produces The Family Tree Magazine Podcast, regularly writes for the magazine, and teaches for Family Tree University.
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
6 p.m., GenMixer Social Hour
7:00 p.m., program begins
The Venue, Library 21c
1175 Chapel Hills Dr.
Colorado Springs, CO
The Pikes Peak Genealogical Society usually meets on the second Wednesday of each month in The Venue, Library 21c. Guests are welcome. For more information, call PPLD, 531-6333 ext. 2252.
Obituaries tell you the date of death, name of cemetery, date and place of funeral.
Final papers are the Petition for Citizenship with supporting affidavits filed by an alien in court.
Search the Message Boards for others looking for the same person(s) you're researching. You go to the Board to search but you can ask to be notified of new entries.
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