Computer Interest Group - Colorado Genealogical Society

CGS/CIG Annual Seminar, April 8, 2017

David Allen Lambert
Chief Genealogist, New England Historic Genealogical Society
April 8th, 2017
Registration 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Lower Level Conference Center, Denver Public Library
14th Avenue and Broadway
Lunch on your Own - Brown bags OK
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David’s Topics  
Town and Vital Records
Vital Records
Land Records
Court Records
No refunds unless our speaker is unable to make it to Denver due to weather
Those that registered by 1 February 2017 have been entered into a drawing for a free lunch with David. Winner will be announced at our next meeting.

Special Program on Friday Afternoon, 7 April 2017 (free and open to the public)
(Progam starts at 12:30 p.m.)
"Arrive a few mintues early to sign in!
1. The Revolution In Connecticut: Presented by Virginia Anderson, professor of Early American History at the University of Colorado Boulder
2. Denver Public Library's Collection of the Great Migration Study Project: Presented by James Jeffrey
3. Importance of Lineage Societies. A discussion of what a Lineage Society is and why you might joint one. Various Lineage Societies will be present.
4. David Allen Lambert will present a free program on the New England Historic Genealogical Society Great Migration Study Project. The Great Migration Study Project has created accounts of immigrants to New England from 1620 to 1640.  The aim of the Great Migration Study Project is to compile comprehensive genealogical and biographical accounts of every person who settled in New England between 1620 and 1640. Between these years about twenty thousand English men, women, and children crossed the Atlantic to settle New England. For a century and a half genealogists have been studying these families, and thousands of books and articles have been published as a result. The Denver Public Library has a the Great Migration Study publications, including books and newsletters.  Find these publications on the DPL catalog;
More information about this exciting, special program later.
More About David Allen Lambert
David Allen Lambert  has been on the staff of the New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) since 1993 and is the organization’s Chief Genealogist. David is an internationally recognized speaker on the topics of genealogy and history. His genealogical expertise includes New England and Atlantic Canadian records of the 17th through 21st century; military records; DNA research; and Native American and African American genealogical research in New England. Lambert has published many articles in the New England Historical and Genealogical Register, the New Hampshire Genealogical RecordRhode Island RootsThe Mayflower Descendant, and American Ancestors magazine. He has also published A Guide to Massachusetts Cemeteries (NEHGS, 2009). David is an elected Fellow of the Massachusetts Historical Society in Boston, Mass.and a life member of the New Hampshire Society of the Cincinnati and the Massachusetts Sons of the Revolution.  He is a member of the Society of Colonial Wars and Sons of the American Revolution. He is also the tribal genealogist for the Massachuset-Punkapoag Indians of Massachusetts.