Monday, April 20, 2015

546. Hope To See You In Terre Haute Saturday!



[On Friday and Saturday I plan to be enjoying myself in Terre Haute as an attendee at the IGS Annual Conference. I always want to attend two sessions at the same time--rats! Anyway, I hope to see many of you folks out west.]


INDIANA  GENEALOGICAL  SOCIETY

ANNUAL  MEETING  AND  CONFERENCE

Featuring The Legal Genealogist,
Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL.

 25 APRIL 2015


University Hall, Indiana State University, 401 N. Seventh Street, Terre Haute, Indiana

9:00 - 9:30 am                     Registration, networking, vendor browsing

9:30 - 9:45 am                     Welcome and Introductions 

9:45 – 10:45 am                 Session 1-A  Your First Trip to the Courthouse, Judy G. Russell
       Session 1-B  A Brief History of the Settlement of Vigo County, Mike
       McCormick

10:45 – 11:15 am                               Break and vendor browsing

11:15 – 12:15 pm               Session 2-A  “Disabled or Deceased in the Line of Duty” – Military
                                           Pensions and the Civil War, Judy G. Russell
       Session 2-B  Travel through Time with Wabash Valley Visions & Voices,
       Donna Adams and Vikki Sordean

12:15 - 1:30 pm                   Lunch on your own

1:30 – 2:30 pm                    Indiana Genealogical Society Annual Meeting/Awards/Lineage Societies Inductions

2:30 – 3:30 pm                    Session 3-A  Staying Out of Trouble – the Rights and Responsibilities
                                            of  Today’s Genealogists, Judy G. Russell
                                            Session 3-B  Which DNA Test is Right for Your Research, Tim Phipps

3:30 – 4:00 pm                    Break and vendor browsing

4:00 – 5:00 pm                    Session 4-A  Rogues, Rascals and Rapscallions: The Family Black
                                            Sheep,    Judy G. Russell
        Session 4-B  Using Y-DNA to Enhance Genealogical Research, Tim
        Phipps
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2015 CONFERENCE PRE‑REGISTRATION


Please indicate how many people will be attending the conference:                                       
_______IGS Member x $35 each = $_______ Total
                                                                                                 
_______Non-Member x $45 each = $________ Total

Name of Attendee(s):______________________________________

________________________________________________

Address:_________________________________________

City, State, Zip____________________________________

Email:___________________________________________
Please indicate how many people will be attending each session:

_____Session 1-A  _____Session 1-B
_____Session 2-A  _____Session 2-B
_____Session 3-A  _____Session 3-B
_____Session 4-A  _____Session 4-B
               
Register online at the IGS website (www.IndianaAncestors.org) or mail complete registration form and your check or money order (payable to Indiana Genealogical Society) to: Indiana Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 10507, Fort Wayne, IN 46852-0507.
                                                                                            
Note: Registration at the door will be $50 each for IGS members or non-member. Deadline for pre‑registration is Tuesday, April 21, 2015.




Directions: Arriving in Terre Haute on I-70 (either from the east or west), get off the Interstate at Exit #7 which is 3rd Street. Go north on 3rd Street to Ohio Street. Turn right on Ohio and go to 9th Street. Turn left on 9th Street (one-way going north) and go north on 9th on to the Indiana State University campus. Stay on 9th Street until just past Chestnut Street, and the parking lot will be on your left. University Hall will be directly across 8th Street from the parking lot (between 7th Street and 8th Street just north of Chestnut Street).

Coming in from the north on US Highway 41, turn left on to Ohio and follow the above directions.




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