Using Timelines and Tables to Analyze Your Research
06-11 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
In-depth and difficult research tasks create large amounts of data to compare and analyze. We will discover analysis methods using tables and timelines to solve problems such as comparing census records, determining if you’re looking at one person or two people of the same name, identifying a woman’s maiden name, and more. We will examine the use of spreadsheets, word processors, and time line software as well as some hints, tips and techniques for creating timelines and tables.
About our Speaker
Cari A. Taplin, CG, is related to Roy Rogers. Or at least that’s what her family told her. As a result, finding her true heritage has been her focus since the year 2000. She is a native of Wood County, Ohio but migrated to Wyoming, Colorado and now Pflugerville, Texas which is just outside Austin. Cari holds the Certified Genealogist® credential and has served in a wide variety of volunteer and leadership positions for state, local, and national societies. She currently serves on the board of the Association for Professional Genealogists. She is the Vice President of Membership for the Federation of Genealogical Societies. As the owner of GenealogyPANTS, she provides speaking, research, and consultation services. Cari focuses on midwestern and Great Lakes states and methodology. When she’s not working on her genealogy, she is a wife and mother of two teenagers.