2019 Annual Genealogical Symposium & Workshop

The Augusta Genealogical Society announces the 2019 Annual Genealogical Symposium & Workshop

First Baptist Church, Augusta, Georgia
3500 Walton Way Ext., Augusta, GA 30909

Workshop: Friday August 9, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Symposium: Saturday August 10, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Cost: Symposium: Members $50 – $55; Non-Members $55 – $60
           Workshop: Members $35 – $45; Non-Members $40 – $50

Symposium registration fee includes snacks, lunch, syllabus, and lectures.

Workshop fee can be purchased separate from the Symposium

Speaker: Dr. Thomas W. Jones
Dr. Jones is an award-winning author, editor, educator, and researcher focusing on methods  for challenging genealogical problems.  He teaches courses at week-long genealogy institutes and speaks often for local, state, national, and international genealogical meetings.  From 2003 through 2018 he co-edited the National Genealogical Society Quarterly, and he wrote the textbooks Mastering Genealogical Documentation and Mastering Genealogical Proof.

Symposium topics:

  • Can a Complex Research Problem be Solved Solely Online?
  • Follow-up: What Can Be Learned Offline About a Case Solved Online?
  • Systematically Using Autosomal DNA Test Results to Help Break Through Genealogy Brick Walls
  • Converting a Bunch of Information Into a Credible Conclusion


Workshop topics:

  • Tax Roll Strategies: Analysis, Interpretation and Correlation
  • Local Land Records: Analysis, Interpretation and Correlation

A Special limited seating (30) Workshop, August 9, 2019. Each topic is 75 minutes


Aug 09 2019 - Aug 10 2019

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Aug 09 2019 - Aug 10 2019


First Baptist Church, Augusta
3500 Walton Way, Ext., Augusta, GA 30909
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