Saturday, April 13, 2013
Speaker Profile-Terry Koch-Bostic
Terry attributes her greatly expanded genealogical learning curve in the late1980’s to attending lectures at the New York Genealogical & Biographical Society and reading their publications, the Record and the Researcher (www.newyorkfamilyhistory.org). Today, she is gratified to be able share her knowledge of New York research and to be part of the first New York Track at a NGS Family History Conference, sponsored by the NYG&B.
Terry invites you to learn more about interesting New York sources and research techniques. Pencil the NYG&B luncheon into your schedule and we promise spicy stories, a great two hour lunch but sans the Martini!
Thursday, 12:15 p.m., T233, "Read All About It! Finding Spicy Stories of New York Ancestors in Newspapers Online." The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society Luncheon. Speaker Terry Koch-Bostic.
Friday, 4:00 p.m., F357, "New York’s Censuses and City directories: Linking Ancestral Records Across Decennial Gaps."
Terry will also be giving a lecture on county histories as part of the NGS Records track:
Saturday, 8:00 a.m., S404, "County Histories AKA Vanity or Mug Books: Biographical Facts for Genealogists or Total Fiction?"