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Western Michigan Genealogical Society
Got Ancestors?! 2023 with Katherine R. Willson

October 21 at 9:00 am - 3:00 pm EDT

Katherine R Willson

Katherine R. Willson (Dexter, Michigan) is an engaging & dynamic genealogy lecturer at local, regional, and national events; a full-time researcher for private clients; and a genealogy educator for 20+ years. She is the founder and Past President of the Virtual Genealogical Association, past President of the Michigan Genealogical Council, past board member for the Association of Professional Genealogists, and a course coordinator and instructor at the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy. Katherine authored The Genealogist’s Guide to Grand Rapids, Michigan, as well as the Genealogy on Facebook list, a catalog of 17,000+ genealogy/history links on Facebook, found at SocialMediaGenealogy.com.

The sessions to be presented throughout the day are:

  • Our European Ancestors’ Voyage to America
  • Resources for Genealogical Research in Foreign Countries
  • 40+ Sources for Finding Maiden Names
  • Adding a Genealogical Codicil to Your Will

For additional information or to register, please visit the society website.


October 21
9:00 am - 3:00 pm EDT
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Park Congregational Church
10 E Park Pl NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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