GSBC General Meeting
The Last Vital Event: Finding Even More Beyond the Death Certificate
Diana Crisman Smith
Monday, 24 January 2022 @ 7pm Eastern
Online—all are welcome. Registration required.
Do you stop searching when you find a person's death record??? NO! There is much more that can be gleaned from other records. Some are actually before death (such as a will); others are after death, such as cemetery records, funeral home records, obituaries, probates, and more. Come join us to look into some of these other records.
Webinar Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7845714072521426960
Diana Crisman Smith has been researching since childhood and served as a lay librarian at the local Family History Center for more than twenty years. She has written for numerous genealogical publications, including a regular column in the NGS NewsMagazine and the APG Quarterly; she was a frequent contributor to Digital Genealogist Magazine, as well as penning a regular column that ran for two years in the Cleveland Sun Newspapers. She was formerly Treasurer of the International Society of Family History Writers and Editors (ISFHWE), Genealogical Speakers Guild (GSG),and the Florida State Genealogical Society. She is a past District Director of APG. She is an instructor for FamilyTree University (online courses on several methodology topics) and faculty with the National Institute for Genealogical Studies (online courses on Danish research). Diana has enjoyed speaking at conferences around the country (and at sea) the last fifteen years and looks forward to expanding her genealogical endeavors after concluding a career in software consulting.
[Banner Image: Hackensack Dutch Reformed Church Churchyard, Hackensack, New Jersey. Image courtesy of Michelle D. Novak.]