01 March 2016

Jamboree 2016 Speaker Spotlight:Joel D. Weintraub, Ph.D.

Joel D. Weintraub, Ph.D., is an emeritus Biology Professor at California State University Fullerton, and was a volunteer for nine years at the National Archives, then in Laguna Niguel, CA. For over a decade, Joel has created search tools for the U.S. and New York City censuses that are freely available on the Steve Morse 'One-Step' website. He has given presentations on census (both federal and NYC), immigration and naturalization, biographical and Jewish genealogy topics and has published articles on many of those topics.

Sunday, June 5, 2016  10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
SU015   Crowdsourcing the Path to the 1950 U.S. Census
What's on the 1950 U.S. census? What locational tools are Joel, Steve Morse, and their volunteers completing to help search this census when it opens on April 1, 2022? How can you help this project? Level: All.

Sunday, June 5, 2016  12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
SU019    “Manifest Destiny” – Names at Ellis Island 
The history of Ellis Island, ship manifest forms, fitness exams, detention pages, name change myths, and using name searches will be covered. Were your ancestors able to solve the 'Island of Tears'? Level: Beg., Int.

To register, visit our website

Southern California Genealogy Jamboree
Genetic Genealogy 2016

No comments: