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Recorded Webinar with J. Mark Lowe

The North Carolina Genealogical Society is delighted to present:
J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA

“Finding Black Roots in a White World”

This recorded Webinar will be freely available to the public from from midnight Thursday night through midnight Sunday night (EDT), 7-9 June 2019. (The live webinar was originally presented on 18 Mar 2016.)

The handout for this presentation is only available to logged-in members, and is accessible on the main Webinars page. (On the top menu, under Education & Events, select Webinars to go to the main webinars page. The box at the top right of that page has a link to “Member Webinar Handouts”, which is arranged in alphabetical order.) This webinar is always available to members in the Member Webinars area of the website. Each members’ webinar page also has a direct link to the handout.

About the Webinar:

Learn how to find African American family members in the pre-1870 United States. Utilize the tools and techniques that will help you identify and find resources to lead you to a family.

About the Speaker:

J. Mark Lowe describes himself as a lifelong genealogist. He is a full-time professional genealogist, author, and lecturer specializing in original records and manuscripts throughout the South. Mark lives in Robertson County, Tennessee, just north of Nashville near the Kentucky border.

Mark enjoys opportunities to share what he has learned over the years. He serves as the Course Coordinator for “Research in the South” at the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research and also directs a southern course for the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy. Mark has worked on several genealogical television series including Finding Your Past, African American Lives 2, Who Do You Think You Are? and UnXplained Events.

Mark has published in the Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly, National Genealogical Society Quarterly, the Genealogical Speakers Guild Speak!, The Longhunter (Southern Kentucky Genealogical Society), the Middle Tennessee Genealogical Society Quarterly, and other local society publications. He formerly was the president of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG), president for the Federation of Genealogical Societies, vice president of the Genealogical Speakers Guild, and president of the Southern Kentucky Genealogical Society. Mark is a Certified Genealogist and a Fellow of the Utah Genealogical Society. He was awarded the Grahame T. Smallwood Jr. award by the APG.

This webinar is always accessible on the website to NCGS members as a member benefit.

Downloadable/printable pdf Flyer for this webinar, below.