July 19, 2016
Restaurant, Main Street, Carlock, IL
PROGRAM: Troyer Cemetery
SPEAKER: Michael Miller, Trustee,
White Oak Twp. Cemetery
Mr. Michael Miller, Trustee, White
Oak Township Cemetery, will speak on the Troyer Cemetery.
The Library in Carlock is closed for remodeling. We will
meet at the Carlock Family Restaurant on Main Street,
Carlock, IL. at 6 pm. Come and enjoy supper or dessert with
members. If it is raining, Mr. Miller will speak at the
restaurant. Otherwise we will travel a short distance to the
cemetery about 7:00 pm.
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biennial conference - Minneapolis, MN
July 31 to August 3, 2016
includes speakers from Germany and across the US on
Ostfriesen cultural, historical and genealogy topics, an
extensive reference library with research assistance,
special events such as an Ostfriesen Tea Party, Art Show
and optional tours of the Minneapolis/St. Paul area.
2016 National Conference - Springfield, IL
31 August - 3 September 2016
Time Travel: Centuries of Memories
with Local Host - Illinois State Genealogical Society
With over 160
expert speakers from around the
world, 10 luncheons with speakers, 7 workshops, 2
interactive seminars, and exhibit hall, learning
opportunities abound in the FGS
2016 program! With strong daily
tracks covering the U.S. Midwest (regional track), the
United Kingdom (British Isles and Commonwealth track), and
continental European research (ethnic track), you’ll learn a
multitude of ways to uncover more about your family’s
The migration track will provide many ideas for tracing how
ancestors moved, and attendees will learn how to put their
ancestors into context with the occupations, military, and
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