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Sep/Oct 2014 ISGS Newsletter Available Now!

The Sep/Oct 2014 issue of the ISGS Newsletter is now available to both ISGS members and non-members.
Visit the ISGS website at and click ISGS Newsletter to download the current issue (in PDF) and to view past issues going back to January/February 2008.
Register Now for the 2014 ISGS Fall Conference “Land of Opportunity” in O’Fallon Save the War of 1812 Pensions -  Match Challengeand more………

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Upcoming ISGS Webinars

Join us on Tuesday, April 8, at 8:00 PM Central, where Kathryn Lake Hogan will present Using Canadian Records to Find Your Midwestern Ancestor. To attend this webinar, register at

Last week's webinar, Going Nuclear: DNA Discoveries to Trace All Lines of Descent, presented by Debbie Parker Wayne, is now available to ISGS members in the Members Section of the ISGS website (

Upcoming Webinars
April 8 – Using Canadian Records to Find Your Midwestern Ancestor
Presenter: Kathryn Lake Hogan, PLCGS, UERegistration: 13 – Organizing (or Reorganizing!) That Family Reunion
Presenter: James M. BeidlerRegistration: 10 – Plotting, Scheming, and Mapping Online
Presenter: Cyndi IngleRegistration: the complete list o…

March 2014 Webinar – Going Nuclear: DNA Discoveries to Trace All Lines of Descent

Join us on March 11, where Debbie Parker Wayne will discuss how to use autosomal DNA for genealogy research in her presentation Going Nuclear: DNA Discoveries to Trace All Lines of Descent.

Date: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 8:00 pm Central

Description: Learn to link families using autosomal DNA test results from any testing company. Maximize impact on your genealogical research goals. Includes how to use test results such as those from 23andMe and Family Tree DNA Family Finder tests.

Presenter: Debbie Parker Wayne, CG, CGL

Debbie Parker Wayne is a board-certified genealogist and lecturer experienced using DNA analysis and traditional genealogical research methods in Texas, the South and West. She won writing awards from the Dallas Genealogical Society and the International Society of Family History Writers and Editors. Debbie is a Trustee for the BCG Education Fund and Texas State Genealogical Society's DNA Project Director. She coordinates the comprehensive, interactive /Pract…