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Subject: [GEN-EVENTS] 17th Annual Family History Fair-March 11, 2017
Date: Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:33:56 GMT


Tyler Family History Fair
Saturday, March 11, 20179:00 am - 4:00 pm Tyler Family History Center (LDS)1617 Shiloh RoadTyler, TXDirections
Price: Free The Tyler Family History Center and the East Texas Genealogical Society is sponsoring the 17th Annual Family History Fair on Saturday, March 11th from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1617 Shiloh Road, Tyler, TX, 75703. This is a free event open to the public and anyone interested in connecting with ancestors. The fair welcomes keynote speaker Teri E. Flack, who has been researching family history for over 35 years and will speak on &ldquo;Uncovering Female Ancestors,&rdquo; and. Flack will also provide strategies to kick start your research for those who feel they may have hit a brick wall and need new techniques and methods to further their genealogical work.
In addition to Flack&rsquo;s presentation, the fair will host a number of breakout sessions including conducting oral history interviews, researching women of East Texas, utilizing the free extensive FamilySearch portal, using land records and courthouse records, tips for beginners, and the power of mobile to help with family history work. More than six presenters will share their wealth of knowledge and practical experience for anyone interested in genealogy.During lunch there will be an &ldquo;Ask the Experts&rdquo; question and answer panel to facilitate open discussion and suggestions from some of the best in the industry. Attendants are welcome to bring their own lunch, or order a box lunch for $10 from the Chez Bazan Bakery. To pre-register for handouts, order a box lunch (by March 3), or more information, please email:
or visit our Facebook Event Page to download PreRegistration Form and Event Flyer: https://www.facebook.com/events/187226178427495/ Location of Event: 1617 Shiloh Road, Tyler, TX 75703 Contact InfoTyler Family History Fair Committee and or 903-509-8322More Info


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