Friday, April 2, 2010

Rediscovering America's First Frontier

Join genealogists and family historians as they gather for the 2010 Federation of Genealogical Societies Conference, co-sponsored with the East Tennessee Historical Society and the Kentucky Historical Society at the Knoxville Convention Center in Knoxville, Tennessee 18-21 August 2010.

This conference offers many lectures and events of special interest to Kentucky researchers. Among the list of lectures are the following: The Manuscript Collections at the Kentucky Historical Society, Overview of the Land Patenting Process in Kentucky by Kandie Adkinson of the Kentucky Land Office, Comings and Goings: Kentucky's Immigration and Emigration History, Union Draft Records from Kentucky and Tennessee and Trail of Tears: Cherokee Migrations from North Carolina, Tennessee and Georgia. There are sure to be a number of lectures and events to please everyone.

It is wise to make hotel reservations now. Conference hotels usually fill up quickly. For more information on the conference, check FGS


Lori Thornton said...

Thanks so much for promoting the conference!

Brenda Joyce Jerome, CG said...

My pleasure!