This program has been canceled and will be rescheduled for a future date.
Clayton Library Presents -
Medical Genealogy: Defining Obscure Medical Terms Used by Our Ancestors
You may have heard that Great Aunt Mary was consumptive and know that means she had tuberculosis, but what if someone had phthsis pulmonalis, phthisis, potter's asthma, or white plague? Come and learn about some of the diseases our ancestors faced and where to find out the meaning of medical terms found in obituaries or death certificates. (By the way, all the terms above have been used for tuberculosis.) Registration is required and limited. Adults/Teens.
You will be receiving a reminder with the meeting link the week of the presentation. Thanks for registering!
This event is offered by Houston Public Library - Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research. Please direct questions to email@example.com or 832-393-2600.
Houston Genealogical Forum presents: Genealogical Research Methods & Organization
A Webinar with Nancy Loe
Our November webinar features nationally known genealogist, Nancy Loe presenting three sessions from 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Topics include “Organizing Like an Archivist”, Cataloging Digital Family “Photographs”, and “The Top 10 Skills Every Genealogist Needs”. Known for her fun and engaging style, this is one webinar you don’t want to miss. Go to her website to find out more about her, www.SassyJaneGenealogy.com.
In response to the Pandemic prohibiting our monthly in person presentations, HGF is providing speakers in a webinar format free of charge to members. Go to www.hgftx.org to join HGF and register to attend the webinar. Become an HGF member (January-December) for $25/individuals and $35/family of 2.
The 2020 TxSGS Family History Conference, Remembering Your Heritage, seeks to help hundreds of attendees discover the tools needed to answer your genealogy questions. Featuring 22 speakers presenting 32 sessions, the Family History Conference promises opportunities for learning in a variety of areas, or tracks. Use the tracks to plan your conference experience. Go back and review them as often as you like during the replay period.
Bay Area Genealogical Society General Meeting
Speaker: Lisa Smith presents Genealogy from a Private Investigator’s Perspective.
More information available on the Bay Area Genealogy Society website.
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