Have you already heard of the International Germanic Genealogy Conference, taking place at the Minneapolis Marriott Northwest Hotel in  Brooklyn Park in the wider Minneapolis area from July 28 – 30, 2017? It  is organized by the  International German Genealogy Partnership  and hosted by the  Germanic Genealogy Society. Don’t miss this great  opportunity to learn more about German genealogy, make connections with other researchers and share information with other participants.  You will have the choice between 70 presentations on many interesting topics from German parish  and census records to  German newspapers and directories and getting to know more about  your   ancestors’ social status in the old world. Find out  more about this exciting event in the brochure.

Our Ursula C. Krause will be giving the following presentations:

  • Friday, July 28, 2017, 9:30 a.m. – Finding Your Ancestors In German Directories (Intermediate)
  • Saturday, July 29, 2017, 3:30 p.m. – Off to America! (Beginners)
  • Sunday, July 30, 2017, 8:00 a.m. – The Godparents Thing – Overcoming Brick Walls in Your German Research (Advanced)

Registration opened on February 1, 2017! Don’t wait too long to register – it might be sold out soon!

Looking forward to meeting you there!