29 July 2015

Newest Edition of NGS Magazine Available to NGS Members Now! (Apr/May/Jun 2015)


The Apr/May/June 2015 issue of the NGS Magazine (PDF 6.2 MB) is now online in the Members Only section of the website.

Features

Patricia O’Brien Shawker, CG, FMGS, by Malissa Ruffner, JD, CG
Highlights at the NGS 2016 Family History Conference in Florida, by C. Ann Staley, CG, CGL
Resources for locating District of Columbia ancestors, by Sharon Hodges
Testing family lore: She married a distant cousin in Virginia, by J. H. Fonkert, CG
Contrasting German migrations: Eighteenth- and nineteenth century waves, by James M. Beidler
Hope in war: Research challenges a family legend, by Rebecca Whitman Koford, CG
What happened to Eliza? A case study in female name changes, by Nicole Gilkison LaRue

Columns
National Archives, by Claire Prechtel-Kluskens
Reference desk, by Kathy Petlewski, MSLS
Genetic genealogy journey, by Debbie Parker Wayne, CG, CGL
Technology, by Jordan Jones

Departments
President’s message, by Jordan Jones
Editor’s corner, by Darcie Hind Posz, CG
NGS/Genealogy news



Editor’s Note: Please note that online access to the NGS Quarterly and NGS Magazine are available only as long as your membership is active. If you wish to discontinue this option and continue to receive print copies of the journal, please with our website and update your profile to indicate the same.



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