Join us for our Saturday, March 16, 2019 Seminar
With Speaker Dr. Thomas W. Jones, PhD
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
At Manatee Technical College, 6305 SR70 E., Bradenton, FL
(1.5 miles west of I-75 at exit 217)
Tom Jones is an award-winning genealogical researcher, writer, editor, and educator. He has co-edited the National Genealogical Society Quarterly since 2002, and he is the author of Mastering Genealogical Proof and Mastering Genealogical Documentation. He has been certified by the Board for Certification of Genealogists and is a professor emeritus at Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C.. He speaks at national, regional, and local seminars in the United States and internationally, and he writes frequently on genealogical evidence, proof, and problem solving.
8:00 a.m.: Registration (Complementary Continental breakfast and refreshments will be available)
9:00 a.m. Welcome
9:15 a.m. The Jones Jinx: Tracing Common Surnames
10:15 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. Converting a Bunch of Information into a Credible Conclusion
11:45 a.m. Lunch Break (pre-purchased or your own)
1:15 p.m. Can a Complex Research Problem be Solved Solely Online?
2:15 p.m. Break
2:45 p.m. Using Indirect and Negative Evidence to Prove Unrecorded Events
3:45 p.m. Door prizes
Note: This seminar will help experienced family researchers
COST OF SEMINAR
$45 Members; $55 Non-Members; Optional Lunch add $10
A box lunch meal will be provided to those individuals that choose a registration option that includes a lunch choice. The Traditional Box Lunch includes your choice of sandwich meat (with tomato and leafy lettuce included), chips, pickle, desert cookie, utensils and condiments on the side; beverages available. Also a vegetarian wrap is available. Box Lunch Choices are: Roasted Turkey Sandwich, Roast Beef Sandwich, Ham Sandwich or Vegetarian Wrap.
Manatee Technical College, 6305 SR70 E., Bradenton, Florida (1.5 miles west of I-75 at exit 217) Click the MAP LINK for an interactive Google map of the venue location.
REGISTRATION FOR SEMINAR
You can register in one of three ways: (1) Use our on-line registration, fill out information form on-line, print, and mail with your payment, or (2) Use our on-line registration (preferred method), and pay with a credit card or use a PayPal account, or (3) For US Mail only registration, download Seminar Flyer for a preprinted form, fill out and mail check early so your registration arrives before the event. The preferred registration method is On-Line where your registration information is received immediately.
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