Schedule of lectures

Sturbridge, MA

SARA Swedish Ancestry Research Association

Date: Friday Oct. 5, 2012

Host Hotel, Sturbridge, MA

366 Main St, 01566 Sturbridge  USA
508) 347-7393

 

Friday  
09:30 AM Patricia McGarth "Wine & Cheese or Hot Chocolate & PJ's: Searching Online With and Without Subscriptions".
10:45 AM             Karen Bickford "So You Just Fournd Out You're Swedish: Beginning Your Journey
Noon

Lunch

1:15 PM  Anneli Andersson and Anna-Lena Hultman "Leaving for America: Emigration from Sweden
2:30 PM   Anneli Andersson "How to Do Swedish Genealogy in the Church Records"
3:45 PM      Elisabeth Thorsell "My Great Grampa Was a Swedish Soldier: The Soldiers and Allotment System"
6 PM      Banquet
8:15 PM     Key Sheldon "6000 Years of Being a Swede"
 
Saturday  
9:30 AM Ingrid Nilsson "Costumes of Skåne"
10:45 AM Olof Cronberg "Finding Your Family on Historical Maps of Sweden"
Noon    Lunch
1:15 PM Elisabeth Thorsell "What Can You Find in the Legal Archives"
2.30 PM Charlotte Börjesson "Learn About the Benefit of Using Disbyt and Dispos"
3:45 PM Anna-Lena Hultman "Swedish Resources on CD's and Internet"
 

Registration should be made here
Individual Consultation with tour group members is available to the first 32 individuals who register. Research queries for the individual consultation should be submitted by September 15. If you want an individual consultation, please click here.

 

 

Cranston, RI

RISHA Rhode Island Swedish Heritage Association

Date: Tuesday October 9, 2012

Cranston Public Library,

140 Sockanosset Cross Road  Cranston, RI 02920, USA
(401) 943-9080

 

1:00 PM Opening remarks
1:30 PM Anneli Andersson. How to start your Swedish Research in the church records
2:45 PM Charlotte Börjesson " DISBYT family tree with 25 milj. names and other sources
4:00 PM Olof Cronberg "Swedish Maps"
6:30 - 7:40 PM Anna-Lena Hultman The Rhode Island Swedes - the area they came from, why they left and who they were"
 

Individual Consultation with tour group members is available to the first 32 individuals who register. Research queries for the individual consultation should be submitted by September 15If you want an individual consultation, please click here.
 
 

Pittsburg, PA

Western PA Genealogical Society

Date: Saturday Oct. 13, 2012

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Main

Lecture Hall

4400 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


 

09:30 AM Doors Open
10:00 - 10.15 AM Opening remarks 
10:15 - 11:00 AM  Swedish Church Records,online
11:15 - 12:00 AM Other Swedish Online Resources and CDs
12:00 - 1:30 PM    Lunch 
1:30 - 2:15 PM      DISBYT, the Swedish family tree database and EmiWeb
2:30 - 3:15 PM      Swedish culture and the Dalsland emigration
3:15 - 3:30 PM     Break
3:30 - 4:15 PM      Swedish Historical Maps
4:15 - 4:30 PM      Closing

 

Free and Open to the Public - Registration not required


Individual Consultation with tour group members is available to the first 32 individuals who register. Research queries for the individual consultation should be submitted by September 15. If you want an individual consultation, please click here
 
 
 
 
 
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