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Upcoming ISGS Webinars – August 2017

Join us on Tuesday, August 8, at 8:00 PM Central, when Amy Johnson Crow, CG will present Ten Years is a Long Time: Census Substitutes for the In-between Years. To attend this webinar, register at

Last week's webinar, The Watchfires of a Hundred Circling Camps, presented by Peggy Clemens Lauritzen, AG, is now available to ISGS members in the Members Section of the ISGS website (

Upcoming Webinars
August 8 - Ten Years is a Long Time: Census Substitutes for the In-between Years
Presenter:Amy Johnson Crow, CG
Registration: 12 - Luxembourgers on the Prairie: Researching your Luxembourg Ancestors
Presenter: Lisa Oberg
Registration 10 - Funeral Homes and Family History: They're Dying to Meet You
Presenter: Daniel Earl

Wanted: Website Administrator

Volunteer with ISGS! The Illinois State Genealogical Society is looking for a creative and experienced tech savvy person to serve as Website Administrator. 
The Website Administrator is responsible for the overall maintenance of the website and coordination of such maintenance tasks among committee members. They'll provide guidance to the committee regarding requests for special projects and serve as the liaison between the committee and the service provider. 
Contact Susie Pope for more information at
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ISGS July/August 2017 Newsletter Now Available!

The July/August 2017 issue of the 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.

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