9:00 –9:30 | Registration
9:30-10:45 | Your Immigrants’ Germany
11:00-12:15 | German Research Online
12:15-1:30 | Lunch (boxed lunches will be available for purchase the day of the seminar)
1:30-2:45 | German Names and Naming Patterns
3:00-4:15 | Online German Church Registers, Duplicates, and Substitutes
Registration fee for this event is $40. Online registration may be completed below. If you prefer to register by mail, please click here to download our registration form.
About the Speaker
James M. Beidler is the author of The Family Tree German Genealogy Guide as well as Roots & Branches, an award-winning weekly newspaper column on genealogy. He is also a columnist for German Life magazine and is editor of Der Kurier, the quarterly journal of the Mid-Atlantic Germanic Society. He is now an editor at Legacy Tree Genealogists, Inc. Beidler is also frequent contributor to other periodicals ranging from scholarly journals such as The Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine to popular-interest magazines such as Ancestry Magazine and Family Tree Magazine.