Northland Genealogical Society
Northland Genealogy Society
 SERVING CLAY AND PLATTE COUNTIES IN MISSOURI
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Cemetery Tricks and Treats
Saturday, October 2
Cemetery Tricks and Treats  (Monthly Meeting)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Will Be Held Virtually (subject to change)
Cemetery Tricks and Treats
Panelists are volunteers with the Clay County Archives Cemetery Survey Team
 
Cemetery explorations are a fascinating part of genealogical research that the whole family can enjoy.  Join us as we share some of the tricks for locating gravesites, reading headstones and cleaning and preserving them.  
 
Do you have an interesting, funny or scary story about graveside visiting?  If so, send it to vicepresident@northlandgensoc.org.



Genealogy Standards for the Non-Credentialed
Saturday, November 6
Genealogy Standards for the Non-Credentialed  (Monthly Meeting)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Will Be Held Virtually (subject to change)
Genealogy Standards for the Non-Credentialed
By Lauri Jean Swet
Many of the standards touted by professional genealogists can seem intimidating.  Hobbyists and new professionals often see no reason for research logs, source citations or reaslnably exhaustive research.  However, these standards are best practices designed to reduce duplication, provide a foundation for others to follow and establish a level of trust in the research.  Thsi presentation will explain why everyone should follow genealogy standards and demonstrates simple ways to start applying them today.