Monday, March 10, 2008

2008 Logan Family History EXPO

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Just what you’ve been waiting for!
A one-day EXPO designed to supercharge your ancestral quest.

WHAT: The Logan Family History EXPO
WHERE: Eccles Conference Center ~ 5005 Old Main Hill ~ Logan, Utah.
On the campus of Utah State University
WHEN: 8 am to 6 pm ~ March 22, 2008 Saturday
THEME: Families by the Dozen

10 jam-packed hours of genealogy!

This year’s keynote speaker is Timothy G. Cross, the Product Manager for New FamilySearch. The theme “Families by the Dozen” is all about finding the tie that binds families together forever. Come learn about New FamilySearch and how to find entire families, not just one ancestor.

CLASSES has gathered the cream of the crop when it comes to knowledgeable and creative family history instructors. With this amazing group of teachers lined up you will have more than 36 fantastic classes to choose from including the latest about New FamilySearch, Welsh research, DNA, Hispanic research, Scottish research, immigrant and US ancestry, and what to do about digital copies of documents in your library and on the net at FamilySearch,,, Generation Maps, RootsMagic and more. Find out how to write personal histories, document your sources, get organized, surf the web, and use the latest genealogy software programs. Learn about the records centers in our region that are chock full of information to help genealogists climb their family trees.

Jam-packed with over 20 displays and vendors
Test drive software programs
Browse books
Bargain hunt among preservation treasures
Demo the latest internet technologies
Have Pedigree Wall Charts printed onsite (Bring your digital file)

Thousands of dollars in fabulous prizes will be given out both days to registered attendees!

Some of the prizes that will be given out are:
My Ancestors Found FHL Research Retreat (Value $299)
1 Decorative Generation Map Chart (Value $59.95) from Generation Maps
Family History Software (Value $29.95) from RootsMagic

And the list goes on and on including software, books, family history supplies and more.

Be prepared for a select group of instructors who will be on hand to answer your personal research questions. The value of a one-on-one consultation with a professional genealogist far exceeds the cost of admittance to this event. Professional answers will open your mind to new research strategies.

GENEALOGY RxDearMYRTLE is excited to help attendees discover missing ancestors and honorable pioneers on their pedigree charts and says, “I’m bringing my clipboard so that I can focus on writing out actual genealogy prescriptions for what to do next!”

No need to put it off any longer! Spring is almost here, so focus on your genealogy and family history with help from Professionals who are teaching at this super great genealogy conference.

Register online at
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