Welcome to the Minnesota Genealogical Society, Minnesota's largest and most comprehensive family history research organization. Whether you have Minnesota connections or not, we invite you to join us in pursuit of your family history.
Registration is Open for North Star!
October 3-4, 2014, at Colonial Church, Edina, Minnesota
The 7th Annual North Star Conference theme is "New Frontiers in Genealogy."
Featured speaker: Judy G. Russell, CG, CGL
It's true--the Legal Genealogist is coming to Minnesota to teach about DNA, genealogy and the law, and methodology. Check out Judy's award-winning blog at www.legalgenealogist.com.
North Star 2014 is two full days of educational sessions.
Judy G. Russell will present four lectures:
Facts, Photos, and Fair Use
Don't Forget the Ladies
Blackstone to Statutes at Large
Where There Is or Isn't a WIll
In addition, there will be breakout sessions presented by Upper Midwest genealogy educators, an exhibit hall featuring genealogical societies and vendors, and door prizes.
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Thank You for Your MGS Award Nominations
Thank you to those who submitted nominations for the 2014 MGS service and achievement awards! The Awards Committee is now working on selecting this year's recipients. Awards will be presented at the North Star Conference in October.
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