Unless otherwise stated, webinars are schedule for 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm EST
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On the left menu, click on Members Login and look for Archived Webinars at the bottom of the drop-down list. The current handout and webinar information will be at the top of the page. Links to videos of past webinars are also available on the Archived Webinars page.
20 Jan 2022 - J. Mark Lowe, FUGA
Out on a Limb, Trapped by Bad Research
Webinar Abstract: Feeling trapped with nowhere to go? Bad, weak or missing evidence all contribute to misleading research. Review your research findings, sharpen your techniques, evaluate your sources, and map a new course.
Presenter: J. Mark Lowe describes himself as a lifelong genealogist. He is a professional genealogist, author, and lecturer who specializes in original records and manuscripts throughout the South. Mark enjoys opportunities to share what he has learned over the years through YouTube, Webinars, and Institutes. He serves as the Course Coordinator for ‘Research in the South’ at IGHR (Georgia) and TIGR (Texas), does Webinars for Legacy Family Tree Webinars and has worked on several genealogical television series including Finding Your Past, African American Lives 2, Who Do You Think You Are? and UnXplained Events, and provided content for podcasts on Gimlet Media, including Twice Removed. Mark has published in the Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly (APGQ), National Genealogical Society Quarterly (NGSQ), FGS’ FORUM. The Longhunter (So. Ky. Genealogical Society), Middle Tennessee Genealogical Society Quarterly, North Carolina Genealogical Quarterly, and other society publications. He is a Past President of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG), Past President of the Southern Kentucky Genealogical Society, a Fellow of the Utah Genealogical Association, and was awarded the Graham T. Smallwood award and Lifetime Membership award by the Association of Professional Genealogists.
The Florida State Genealogical Society (FSGS) provides a free Society Webinar Service for its member societies. For more information on how your local society can use this service, please go to FSGS Society Webinar Services .
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FSGS Webinars are held on the third Thursdays of each month at 8:00 pm.
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