JGASGP Virtual Meeting #announcements Guest Sydney Cruice Dixon Jan. 23rd #announcements


Marilyn Golden
 

Date:  Sunday, January 23, 2022

 

Time: 1:00 PM EST check in, chat, and schmooze (Optional)

Official program starts promptly at 1:30 

Speaker: Sydney Cruice Dixon, Professional Genealogist, Writer, and Lecturer

Topic: Analyzing Evidence and Sources for Genealogical Research - 

Forming Sound Genealogical Conclusions and Maximizing Indirect Evidence

Sydney F. Cruice Dixon is a professional genealogist, writer and national lecturer. She is a faculty member for the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research of the Georgia Genealogical Society. She is also the Program Coordinator and a faculty member of the Researching Family in Pennsylvania Institute of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. In addition, she developed the curriculum and teaches the Foundations of Genealogy courses at HSP.

 

She is the current President of the Association of Professional Genealogists for the Greater Philadelphia Area Chapter, and she serves on the Genealogy Advisory Committee for the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.

 

 Sydney cofounded the Greater Philadelphia Genealogy Consortium in 2017 – an organization that encourages the growth and cooperation between genealogy and historical organizations in the greater Philadelphia area

 

Topic: Analyzing Evidence and Sources for Genealogical Research - 

Forming Sound Genealogical Conclusions and Maximizing Indirect Evidence


In the first part of this program we will discuss the key elements of genealogical sources, information, and evidence. We will break down the necessary methods to properly analyze and interrupt the information contained in your family's records. We will discuss how the storage of a record can affect the credibility of its contents. In the second part of this program we will look at case studies in order to examine the more sophisticated issues of source evaluation. We will look at the research methods necessary to extract all the information contained in genealogical sources.  We will explore how to assemble and combine pieces of information from various sources to form sound genealogical conclusions and maximize indirect evidence.

 Future lectures 

Date:  Sunday, February 13, 2022

Time: 1:00 PM EST check in, chat, and schmooze (Optional)

Official program starts promptly at 1:30

Speaker: Mark Olsen, Family Tree Maker Ambassador

Topic: What’s New in Family Tree Maker Q and A Discussion

 

Sunday, March 6, 2022

Time: 1:00 PM check in, chat, and schmooze (Optional)

Official program starts promptly at 1:30

Speaker: Serafima Velkovich

Topic: Tips for Using Genealogical Sources at Yad Vashem

 

Sunday, March 27, 2022. 

Time: 1:00 PM check in, chat, and schmooze (Optional)

Official program starts promptly at 1:30

Speaker: Gil Bardige, Experienced Genealogist and Speaker

Topic: "Help! Part 2, the Next Steps..."  Analyzing your DNA by prioritizing your matches.
 
*Our meetings are for members only. Go to our website www.jgasgp.org for membership and detailed programming information
 
Contact me for any questions. New memberships run through December 31, 2022. We have a great free Beginners Guide on our website. We also have a members only portal for more information.
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Marilyn
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