Other Genealogy Events

David Allen Lambert

David Allen Lambert

Friday, July 20 & Saturday, July 21, 2018

Archives of Michigan and Michigan Genealogical Council present the 
2018 Abrams Foundation Family History Seminar

The 2018 Abrams Foundation Family History Seminar features keynote speaker, David Allen Lambert, Chief Genealogist at the New England Historic Genealogical Society. In addition, on Friday additional sessions include Break into the Past: A Game for Genealogists, and an Archives of Michigan Tour, and five presentations.

In addition to seven presentations on Saturday, there will be the first Barbara J. Brown Family History Day featuring educational programs and family fun activities throughout the Michigan History Center; held concurrently with the Abrams Foundation Family History Seminar, including an oral history recording booth and genealogical trivia.

For additional information and registration visit Seeking Michigan.


Federation of Genealogical Societies 2018 Conference

Federation of Genealogical Societies 2018 Conference

Wednesday, August 22 – Saturday, August 25, 2018

Federation of Genealogical Societies 2018 Conference
On the Three Rivers — Past. Present & Future

Join fellow genealogists and family historians for the FGS 2018 National Conference at the Grand Wayne Convention Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana, August 22–August 25. Everyone is welcome!

Special conference tracks for African American, DNA, Eastern European, German, Methodology, Midwest, Records, Scandinavian, Technology, United Kingdom, Workshops, Evening Events, and much more.

This four-day conference is one of the best in the country. If you have never attended a national conference, this is well worth the time and registration fee. The world famous Genealogy Center at the Allen County Public Library is across the street from the Grand Wayne Convention Center.

For registration and additional information, visit