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NCGS Webinars – The North Carolina Series
Helen F. M. Leary
Pre-1913 Vital Records – Challenging and Elusive and Not Necessarily Impossible to Find
Presented by Diane L. Richard
LIVE Presentation: 16 January 2015.
Though North Carolina didn’t start officially requiring birth certificates until 1913 and death certificates until 1930, it doesn’t mean that you cannot determine when and where earlier birth, marriage, and death events occurred. So, what can you do when a certain official vital record cannot be found?
After the free 16 January live presentation, the recording of the webinar, “Pre-1913 Vital Records Challenging & Elusive & Not Necessarily Impossible to Find,” will be presented on the NCGS website from 6-8 February 2015 and will be free for all to view. After 8 February the video will only be accessible on the website to NCGS members as a member benefit. NCGS members and non-members may also purchase the
Please note that the syllabus (handout) for the live event is only available to NCGS members in the members only section. (Syllabus not yet available - coming soon!)
About the presenter:
Diane L. Richard is a professional genealogist and owner of Mosaic Research and Project Management. She has been doing genealogy research since 1987 and since 2004 has focused more on the records of North Carolina, including African American (and slave) research and into those who migrated into, through, or out of North Carolina.
This event is sponsored through Citrix GoToWebinar, and will be viewable via the link sent to you after registration. This live presentation will not be hosted on the NCGS web site. Citrix has made it easy to attend live webinars using mobile devices. The app for Apple devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) is available at iTunes, and an Android app is available at Google Play.
Finding a North Carolina Revolutionary War Ancestor
Presented by Craig R. Scott, CG, FUGA
The live webinar was presented on 21 Nov 2014.
This video was made available to the public for three days of free viewing on 5-7 December 2014.
The video is now only accessible on the website to NCGS members as a member benefit. NCGS members and non-members may also purchase the webinar on a CD, which includes the syllabus, from the NCGS online store.
(Image source: "The Minute Man", statue by Daniel Chester French, via Wikimedia Public Domain)
About this webinar:
North Carolinians were active participants in the Revolutionary War, providing men, supplies, and support for the revolutionary cause. Records
Craig Roberts Scott, MA, CG, FUGA, is the President and CEO of Heritage Books, Inc., a genealogical publishing firm with over 5,100 titles in print. A professional genealogical and historical researcher for more than twenty-nine years, he specializes in the records of the National Archives, especially those that relate to the military. He is the Coordinator of the Military tracks at Samford University Institute for Genealogy and Historical Research, Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy and Genealogical Institute of Pittsburgh.
For more information on the speaker, please see our flyer (pdf file).
These short clips give insight into the content of some of our recorded webinars. (Click the green button next to the name.) The full webinar recordings are always available to NCGS members. (More to come - check back often!)
Also consider taking a look at our Webinars CD Brochure, July 2014 for recorded offerings found in the NCGS Store.