30 March 2016

Jamboree 2016 Speaker Spotlight: Sharon Hoyt, MLIS, CG®

Sharon Hoyt, MLIS, CG®, is a genealogy researcher and consultant from California’s Silicon Valley. Before focusing full time on genealogy, she managed intranet content and search tools as an information architect at large technology companies. As a native Californian whose family has lived in the state since the 1870s, she enjoys helping clients trace their ancestors’ paths to the Golden State. In addition to client research, Sharon has served as a consultant to Ancestry.com.

Saturday, June 4, 2016  10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
SA011   What a Story! Evaluating Family Legends and Genealogical Sources 
Truth or tall tale? Fact or family fable? Discover how questioning family stories and 'authoritative' sources can reveal fascinating truths. Level: Beg., Int.

Saturday, June 4, 2016  5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
SA050   The Genealogical Proof Standard (GPS): An Overview
How do you know when your research can be considered proven? The Genealogical Proof Standard offers a framework to help you guide your research. Level: Beg., Int.

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Southern California Genealogy Jamboree
Genetic Genealogy 2016

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