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Tuesday, February 2
"Strategies for Finding Your Irish Ancestors"  (Monthly Meetings)
10:00 am to 11:30 am
VIRTUAL MEETING
Donna Moughty will speak on "Strategies for Finding Your Irish Ancestors." A member of the  Association of Professional Genealogists and the Genealogical Speakers Guild, Donna frequently consults and speaks on Irish genealogy. Success in Irish research is highly dependent on discovering the exact location in Ireland where your ancestors were born and typically clues to the location are in records in the United States or other country where they emigrated. This presentation focuses on strategies for finding the critical locality information so important to those starting their Irish research.


NEW - VIRTUAL TECHNOLOGY  SIG
Monday, February 8
NEW - VIRTUAL TECHNOLOGY SIG  (SIGs)
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
VIRTUAL MEETING
The TECHNOLOGY SIG is focused on the use of Technology in support of your Family History endeavors. There will be an open Q&A time for your assistance. We will also have breakout groups for the users of Family History software.  Future topics will be based on topics that were highlighted in our group survey and from questions posed during past meetings.  Our upcoming meetings will be held on the 2nd Monday of the month at 2:00 pm.  Details for joining the Virtual Meeting will be provided prior to the the meeting to MGS members via email. Non-members can request attendance information by emailing us at info@mgsfl.org . Please put in your email Subject line: Request Technology SIG Link.


VIRTUAL DNA SIG
Tuesday, February 16
VIRTUAL DNA SIG  (SIGs)
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
VIRTUAL MEETING
Join us for a dialogue on the use of DNA in your genealogical research.  News, sharing and help!  The DNA SIG is led by Peggy Jude. She has been conducting genealogical research for her family and clients for over 40 years. Peggy is a member of the board of the Manatee Genealogical Society and holds a BS from Iowa State and a Masters from the University of Michigan. Details for joining the Virtual Meeting will be provided prior to the the meeting to MGS members via email. Non-members can request attendance information by emailing us at info@mgsfl.org . Put in the Subject line: Request DNA SIG Link.



Tuesday, March 2
"DNA: Ask Me Anything" (TItle change)  (Monthly Meetings)
10:00 am to 11:30 am
VIRTUAL MEETING
Our program speaker is Angie Bush. The program has been changed to a Question and Answer Format. A sought-after genetic genealogist, Angie is an internationally recognized educator in the field, combining years of experience in biotech with a passion for genealogical research and an ability to solve seemingly impossible cases. Her favorite type of research involves solving decades-old "brick walls" using a combination of traditional records and genetic evidence.  


NEW - VIRTUAL TECHNOLOGY  SIG
Monday, March 8
NEW - VIRTUAL TECHNOLOGY SIG  (SIGs)
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
VIRTUAL MEETING
The TECHNOLOGY SIG is focused on the use of Technology in support of your Family History endeavors.   A brief presentation on "Working with Genealogical Files" will be given. There will be an open Q&A time for your assistance. We will also have breakout groups for the users of Family History software.  Finally, we will be discussing our plans for 2021 and the topics that were highlighted in our group survey.  Our upcoming meetings will be held on the 2nd Monday of the month at 2:00 pm.  Details for joining the Virtual Meeting will be provided prior to the the meeting to MGS members via email. Non-members can request attendance information by emailing us at info@mgsfl.org . Put in the Subject line: Request Technology SIG Link.


VIRTUAL DNA SIG
Tuesday, March 16
VIRTUAL DNA SIG  (SIGs)
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
VIRTUAL MEETING
Join us for a dialogue on the use of DNA in your genealogical research.  News, sharing and help!  The DNA SIG is led by Peggy Jude. She has been conducting genealogical research for her family and clients for over 40 years. Peggy is a member of the board of the Manatee Genealogical Society and holds a BS from Iowa State and a Masters from the University of Michigan. Details for joining the Virtual Meeting will be provided prior to the the meeting to MGS members via email. Non-members can request attendance information by emailing us at info@mgsfl.org . Put in the Subject line: Request DNA SIG Link.



Tuesday, April 6
"Locating Ancestors in Colonial America"  (Monthly Meetings)
10:00 am to 11:30 am
VIRTUAL MEETING
One of our favorite speakers, Brian Mulcahy, will speak on "Locating Ancestors in Colonial America."   Brian Mulcahy is Reference Librarian in the Lee County Library System, Fort Myers, Florida. He holds an Associate Degree in Business from Miami-Dade Community College (1976), a Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science from Florida State University (1978), and a Master of Library Science Degree from Florida State University (1983).


VIRTUAL DNA SIG
Tuesday, April 20
VIRTUAL DNA SIG  (SIGs)
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
VIRTUAL MEETING
Join us for a dialogue on the use of DNA in your genealogical research.  News, sharing and help!  The DNA SIG is led by Peggy Jude. She has been conducting genealogical research for her family and clients for over 40 years. Peggy is a member of the board of the Manatee Genealogical Society and holds a BS from Iowa State and a Masters from the University of Michigan. Details for joining the Virtual Meeting will be provided prior to the the meeting to MGS members via email. Non-members can request attendance information by emailing us at info@mgsfl.org . Put in the Subject line: Request DNA SIG Link.



Tuesday, May 4
Religious Records (Tentative)  (Monthly Meetings)
10:00 am to 11:30 am
VIRTUAL MEETING