Announcing the First New York State Family History Conference

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The New York State Family History Conference

September 20-21, 2013

Holiday Inn and Conference Center, Liverpool, New York (just outside Syracuse)


NYG&B and Central New York Genealogical Society members save $25. 

For complete details, visit the Conference website at

The NYG&B and the Central New York Genealogical Society are cosponsoring the first ever statewide genealogical conference in New York. Attendees will have an opportunity to advance their skills in researching New York families and to build general skills. The two-day conference — scheduled for September 20-21 — will include twenty lectures in two parallel tracks; two luncheons and a dinner, all with riveting speakers; and exhibits by vendors and societies. Pre-conference research activities will be available on September 19.   Download the Conference Program here. Purchase tickets here.  For exhibitor information, visit

Conference Speakers:

  • Stephanie Barratt, New York State Library

  • Blaine Bettinger, The Journal of Genetic Genealogy

  • Ruth Carr, New York Public Library (retired)

  • Sachiko Clayton, New York Public Library

  • Laura Murphy DeGrazia, CG, FGBS, NYG&B Record

  • Stefani Evans, CG, National Genealogical Society

  • James D. Folts, New York State Archives

  • Karen Mauer Green, CG, FGBS, NYG&B Record

  • Eric Grundset, Library of the Daughters of the American Revolution

  • Terry Koch-Bostic, National Genealogical Society

  • Michael Leclerc, Mocavo

  • Joseph Lieby, Palatines to America German Genealogical Society

  • Paula Stuart-Warren, CGKent Stuetz

  • Kent Stuetz, New York State Archives

  • Philip Sutton, New York Public Library

  • D. Joshua Taylor,


See the conference flyer.  See the conference schedule.