Central New York Genealogical Society
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Central New York Genealogical Society General Meeting Presentations
March 2008 -- April 2022
Date Presenter Topic
12 Nov 2022 Sharon Hoyt The Missing Man: Solving a Mystery with Genealogy Research
30 Apr 2022 Kate Townsend Applying Investigative Skills from the Financial Crime World to Genealogy
26 Feb 2022 Jeanette Sheliga Navigating FultonHistory.com
15 Jan, 22 Jan, and 29 Jan 2022 Skip Duett January with Y-DNA
17 Nov 2021 Susan R. Miller Tracing Your New York Ancestors with the NYG&B
30 Oct 2021 Christine Cohen Read The Instructions: Details In The U.S. Census You May Be Missing
9 Oct 2021 Sara Campbell Historic Maps for Genealogists
20 Mar 2021 Janeen Bjork It's Time to Write a Book
Nov 2019 Terry McMaster Ethncity, Alliance, Family and War: Scots-Irish Immigration.
Oct 2019 NYG&B Full Day Conference with the NYG&B
Sep 2019 Catherine C. Adams Old Stone Fort, Palatines in N.Y. and a Genealogical Case Study
May 2019 Membership Genealogy Story Slam
Apr 2019 Janice Lovelace African American Genealogy
Mar 2019 Lisa Dougherty Irish Genealogy
Nov 2018 Barbara Leiger Granato A Soldier's Story from World War I
Oct 2018 Elissa Scalise Powell Problems and Pitfalls of Reasonably Shallow Research, Show Me the Carfax, Write as you go! and Twenty Years of Stuff: Now What Do I Do? 
Sep 2018 Holly Sammons and Barbara Scheibel The Family Search Digitization Project at Onondaga County Public Library (OCPL)
May 2018 Theresa K. Lehr Spend an Afternoon with Historian Teresa K. Lehr
Apr 2018 Michael L. Strauss Genealogical Research in the Customs House Records, Work Skills of Old: Justice of the Peace Records, Semper Paratus: Genealogical Research in the U.S. Coast Guard and Free Trade and Sailors Rights: Genealogical Research in the War of 1812
Mar 2018 Roger B. Williams Tools and Toys for the Traveling Genealogist
Nov 2017 James W. Dartinton Post-Revolutionary New York State
Oct 2017 Jane E. Wilcox Four NYS genealogy talks
Sep 2017 David Kendall When Descendants...
May 2017 Dennis Hogan Family Search and Irish Genealogy
Apr 2017 Pamela Vittorio U.S. Sanitary Records and was Grandma a Suffragette
Mar 2017 Skip Duett and Janeen Bjork The Military Tract and Brickwall Research
Jan 2017 Blaine Bettinger DNA Research
Nov 2016 Cheryl Pula 8th Air Force Program
Oct 2016 Roger Williams and Richard Williams Courthouse Research and Along the Oriskany
Sep 2016 NYS Family History Conference NYS Family History Conference
May 2016 Sue Lorraine Gravestone Research
Apr 2016 Lisa Alzo Cloud Based Tools
Mar 2016 Michael Keene, David Morton, Robert Gang, Walley Francis and Mary Raye Casper Orphan Asylum and Lineage Society Roundtable
Nov 2015 Moya Dumville Paper Conservation
Oct 2015 Pamela Vittorio Erie Canal Ancestors and Canal Town Ancestors
Sep 2015 NYS Family History Conference NYS Family History Conference
May 2015 Sheila Tucker Resources for Cayuga County
Apr 2015 Dennis Hogan Google Maps and Earth, Brick Wall Techniques
 Mar 2015 Dr Milton Sennett Tractor Wars
Nov 2014 Steven Phillips Genealogy of a House
Oct 2014 David Lambert Military History - French and Indian War, War of 1812 and the Civil War
Sep 2014 Holly Sammons  Resources at OCPL
May 2014 Joseph Titti Catholic Church in America and Research Opportunities 
Apr 2014 Joyce Cook, Dennis Connors and Suzanne Greenhagen Oswego Resident Elmira Spencer, Civil War Correspondence and Searching for a Civil War Soldier
Mar 2014 Patti Haggerty and Kathleen Sullivan Writing for Publication, Silences in Irish Culture and History 
Nov 2013 Kent Stuetz Researching in Austria
Oct 2013 Bob Kibbee and Virginia Cole Resources at Cornell University
Sep 2013 NYS Family History Conference NYS Family History Conference
May 2013 Laine Gilmore How to be the Perfect Ancestor
Apr 2013 Randi Koenig New York City Records
Mar 2013 Kent Stuetz Digitizing and Organizing Photos
Nov 2012 Roger B. Williams A lawyers guide to Courthouse Research
Oct 2012 James M. Beidler German Research
Sep 2012 Blaine Bettinger Using DNA to explore your genealogy
May 2012 Paul Lear Fort Ontario and the Battle of Oswego, Safe Haven Museum
Apr 2012 Thomas W. Jones Finding unfindable ancestors, correlating sources, information and evidence to resolve genealogical problems
Mar 2012 Dennis Hogan Googling for Genealogy
Nov 2011 Patricia E. Evans Research sources available in Chenango County, NY 
Oct 2011 Multiple Speakers CNYGS 50th Anniversary Conference 
Sep 2011 Stephen Clarke Black sheep in the family barnyard and the three uncles
May 2011 C.R. Jones Conservation of gravestones
April 2011 Meldon Wolfgang Uncommon research tools
Mar 2011 Jack Burke Irish research
Nov 2010 Al Fasoldt What's new in Genealogy technology
Oct 2010 Scott A. Bartley Indexes, American probate system, organize and preserve
Sep 2010 Lisa Alzo 365 ways to discover your family history 
May 2010 Joseph Titti Reading foreign civil records, Research in Broome County
Apr 2010 Jean F. Nudd Military records at the Archives - Using pre-1850 census to find family relationships
Mar 2010 Panel of town historians, Shawn Doyle What can town historians tell us? - Two Irish case studies with two different immigration patterns 
Nov 2009 Julie Dowd French-Canadian Research
Oct 2009 Meldon Wolfgang General research - Outside the box
Sep 2009 Peter Evans Research in Wayne County, NY
May 2009 Blaine Bettinger, Kent Stuetz Using DNA to explore your ancestry, Ancestry.com partnership with the NYS Archives and new LDS resources
Apr 2009 Dr Marian Henry Aids for genealogy in New York State, Plat mapping workshop
Mar 2009 Harlow Dunton, Matt Duett How to prepare for your NEHGS trip, Finding my roots in the Mohawk Valley
Nov 2008 Rick Porter Discovering your home history
Oct 2008 Stephen Morse Internet research tools
Sep 2008 Tim Abel Resources at JCHS and Battleship in the Wilderness
May 2008 Dick Hillenbrand Brick walls battering rams
Apr 2008 Larry Naukam, Bob Kibbee and Virginia Cole Resources at Rundel Library and German research, Resources at Cornell University and using maps in genealogy
Mar 2008 Eileen Kent The Joys, Surprises and Cautions in telling your life story