New York State Family History Conference

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The NYG&B and the Central New York Genealogical Society are cosponsoring the first ever statewide genealogical conference in New York. Attendees will have an opportunity to advance their skills in researching New York families and to build general skills. The two-day conference — scheduled for September 20-21 — will include twenty lectures in two parallel tracks; two luncheons and a dinner, all with riveting speakers; and exhibits by vendors and societies. Pre-conference research activities will be available on September 19.   Download the Conference Program here. Purchase tickets here.  For complete details and exhibitor information, visit

Conference Speakers

  • Blaine Bettinger, The Journal of Genetic Genealogy
  • Ruth Carr, New York Public Library (retired)
  • Sachiko Clayton, New York Public Library
  • Laura Murphy DeGrazia, CG, FGBS, NYG&B Record
  • Stefani Evans, CG, National Genealogical Society
  • James D. Folts, New York State Archives
  • Karen Mauer Green, CG, FGBS, NYG&B Record
  • Eric Grundset, Library of the Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Terry Koch-Bostic, National Genealogical Society
  • Michael Leclerc, Mocavo
  • Joseph Lieby, Palatines to America German Genealogical Society
  • Maira Liriano, New York Public Library
  • Kathleen Roe, New York State Archives
  • Paula Stuart-Warren, CG
  • D. Joshua Taylor,
Conference Sponsors
National Genealogical Society
New York Public Library
Office of Cultural Education/New York State Education Department
William G. Pomeroy Foundation
Friday, September 20, 2013 - 8:30am to Saturday, September 21, 2013 - 4:30pm
Holiday Inn and Conference Center, Liverpool, New York (just outside Syracuse)
The New York Genealogical & Biographical Society and the Central New York Genealogical Society
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