Register for Webinar Wednesday - Researching Your North Carolina Ancestors by Mark Lowe
December 08, 2014
If you have North Carolina ancestors, don't miss this week's free webinar with J. Mark Lowe, "Researching Your North Carolina Ancestors". If you don't have North Carolina Ancestors - you'll want to join us anyways, 1) it's Webinar Wednesday! and 2) it's Mark Lowe!
Understand the geographical and migration patterns that make NC hard to find. Learn which records will lead you to answers and how to find alternate records. Discover the records, repositories and the resources you need to find a tarheel ancestor.
Join us for the live webinar Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 2pm Eastern U.S. Register today to reserve your virtual seat. Registration is free but space is limited to the first 1,000 people to join that day. Before joining, please visit www.java.com to ensure you have the latest version of Java which our webinar software requires. When you join, if you receive a message that the webinar is full, you know we've reached the 1,000 limit, so we invite you to view the recording which should be published to the webinar archives within an hour or two of the event's conclusion.
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About the presenter
J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA is a full-time professional genealogist, author, and lecturer. While sharing personal experiences that help beginning and experienced researchers gain new skills and insights for research, he specializes in original records and manuscripts throughout the South. Mark lives in Robertson County, Tennessee that lies in northern Middle Tennessee along the Kentucky border.
Lowe also serves as the Course Coordinator for ‘Research in the South’ at IGHR (Samford University), for the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG) and is Director of the Regional In-depth Genealogical Studies Alliance (RIGS Alliance), learning sessions and hands-on research focusing on original documents and manuscripts at regional archives. Mark has worked on several genealogical television series including African American Lives 2, Who Do You Think You Are? and UnXplained Events.
Mark has published in the Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly (APGQ),National Genealogical Society Quarterly (NGSQ), the Genealogical Speakers’ GuildSPEAK!, The Longhunter (So. Ky. Genealogical Society), The Middle Tennessee Genealogical Society Quarterly and other local society publications. His own publications include Robertson County Tennessee Marriage Book 2 1859-1873. He formerly was the President of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG), President for the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS), and Vice President of the Genealogical Speakers Guild (GSG). He is the former President of the Southern Kentucky Genealogical Society. Mark is a Certified Genealogist and a Fellow of the Utah Genealogical Society, and was awarded the Graham T. Smallwood award by the Association of Professional Genealogists.
Click here to view Mark's webinars in the archives.
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I would like to register but I will not be available to attend. Will Mark be hold this session at a later date? I do not have NC ancestors but I have been looking up NC Revolution Patriots of German heritage.
Mark is great!
Posted by: Nancy Ferko | December 09, 2014 at 10:52 AM
Nancy, the recording will be available for free for the 7 days following the live webinar's conclusion. It will also be available in the webinar archives indefinitely for annual or monthly webinar subscribers.
Posted by: Geoff Rasmussen | December 09, 2014 at 10:56 AM