Research Strategies and Historical Writing eConference

Pima County Genealogy Society is hosting an econference Research Strategies and Historical Writing on Saturday, March 30, 2019, from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm Arizona time. 25% of the ticket cost goes directly to our Society to further our mission.

Four speakers will provide you with hour-long presentations on their topic. Participants will learn about genealogy research strategies, brick wall busting, cluster research techniques, using DNA evidence, and historical writing. A final panel discussion will end the day.


The econference schedule is:

8:00 am Welcome
8:30 am Leslie CarneyWhat Does the Document Tell Us: Document Analysis
9:45 am Devon Noel LeeSynthesize Seven reSources to Bust Brick Walls
11:00 am Emily GarberWhen It Takes a Village: Applying Cluster Research Techniques
12:00 pm LUNCH BREAK
12:45 pm Laura HedgcockBetter Writing Through Research: Enhancing Family History Narratives with Historical Context
2:00 pm Panel Discussion

Class descriptions and speaker biographies are on the Family History Fanatics website at Price is only $19.99 until March 22nd and then it will be $24.99.

ATTENTION RESIDENTS OF TUCSON AND SURROUNDING AREAS! Watch for a special announcement later this month. We will be offering anyone who wishes to come watch the econference in a group setting at our meeting facility at no additional cost. You will need to register for the econference by March 16, then you will receive a special link to let us know that you want to join us to watch it in a group and another link to order lunch if you wish. Our meeting facility is Truly Nolen LTC, 436 S. Williams Blvd., Tucson, Arizona.