Breathing New Life into Your Boring Ancestors by Melissa Barker

Webinar: Breathing New Life into Your Boring AncestorsSpeaker: Melissa BarkerWhen: Saturday, January 8, 2022 at 11:00am Eastern Program Description: There is no such thing as a boring ancestor! Many genealogists will say they have boring ancestors because they can’t find records or information for them. Learn from a seasoned genealogists…

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Announcing the New VGA Gives Back Group with Linda Debe

What is VGA Gives Back? Members of VGA will work as a group, to index, transcribe, and tag records at various repositories to help all genealogists and family historians find records of interest. This group will also be providing a service to the repositories that we all know and love.   VGA…

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Announcing the New VGA Book Club with Sunny Morton

VGA is excited to announce a new member-benefit of a Virtual Book Club with hostess, Sunny Morton! Sunny is a well-known genealogy author and lecturer. She is a longtime Contributing Editor at Family Tree Magazine; Contributing Editor and Content Manager for YourDNAGuide.com; and a frequent contributor to FamilySearch’s blog. Learn more…

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VGA Conference 2021 – Alison Spring

One of our 2021 VGA Conference Speakers is Alison Spring. She is presenting on: Reclaiming the Ignorant & Profane People of this Parish: Scottish Kirk Session Records. Click below to watch a short video to get to know Alison and a description of her conference presentation.

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VGA Conference 2021 – Marian Burk Wood

One of our 2021 VGA Conference Speakers is Marian Burk Wood. She is presenting on: Get Ready for the 1950 US Census – A Treasure Trove of Family History! Click below to watch a short video to get to know Marian and a description of her conference presentation.

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VGA Conference 2021 – James Beidler

One of our 2021 VGA Conference Speakers is Jim Beidler. He is presenting on: Case Study: Revisiting Sources to Blast a Brick Wall! Click below to watch a short video to get to know Jim and a description of his conference presentation.

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