Category Archive: FGS 2014

Aug 27

What’s Happening at the FGS 2014 Conference for the Nation’s Genealogists

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FGS Press Release 27 Aug 2014 D. Joshua Taylor Named Honorary Mayor of La Villita during FGS 2014 Conference for the Nation’s Genealogists August 27, 2014, San Antonio, TX – D. Joshua Taylor, president of the Federation of Genealogical Societies, will be presented with an Alcalde naming him Honorary Mayor of LaVillita on Friday evening, …

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Aug 14

FGS FUN WALK For the Preserve the Pensions (War of 1812)

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War of 1812 Digitization Project FGS recently announced a wonderful FUN WALK for the Preserve the Pensions. The walk will talk place on Saturday (30 August) at 6:30 am. Consider joining your genealogical colleagues in the Fun Walk to the Alamo and help preserve the records at the same time. Big Bang for your Bucks …

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Jun 25

FGS 2014 – Early Bird Registration Ends July 1, 2014

Press Release June 20, 2014. “Gone to Texas” – A Conference for the Nation’s Genealogists June 20, 2014 – Austin, TX. Discounted early-bird registration for the 2014 Federation of Genealogical Societies Conference will continue only until July 1st. Early registrants receive a $50 discount for the full four days, or a $20 discount for any …

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Jun 12

FGS 2014: Exhibit Hall Tip #2

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You are planning to be in San Antonio for the 2014 FGS Conference, aren’t you! Anyone who has previously attended the annual Federation of Genealogical Societies is aware many vendors donate products for the mass drawings. Registrants generally receive a number of tickets that require name and address. To save tedious time filling in the data …

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Jun 01

FGS 2014: Exhibit Hall Tip #1

The exhibit hall at a conference is place for learning and sharing. Knowing that it is sometimes risky to purchase historical and genealogical books, maps, and other related products sight unseen. The conference exhibit hall is a perfect place to learn about product before you spend your hard earned money. In this post, I’m sharing …

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Apr 30

Looking Forward to FGS 2014, San Antonio (August 27-30)

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It won’t be long before we are greeting our genealogical family in San Antonio when we congregate for the 2014 FGS annual conference. It can’t get any better than that! This year the conference theme is “Gone to Texas” and will take place the 27th through the 30th of August in San Antonio. What might …

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