Webinars

Dower and Dowry: Women, Property, & Legal Records

FREE WEBINAR Event Details Bringing property into marriage or trying to take it out, our female ancestors were governed by laws that generated valuable records. Learn about the common law dower and the civil law dowry, how they differed, and how to find the stories the records tell. About our Speaker The Legal Genealogist, Judy […]

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Using DNA to Identify Enslaved Ancestors

FREE WEBINAR Event Details In March 2019 the Board for Certification of Genealogists published standards for the use of DNA test results to establish genealogical proof of a genetic relationship. This webinar will focus on the application of these standards when reconstructing the lineage of enslaved ancestors, a process that presents unique challenges due to […]

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You Use WHAT for Genealogy? Wonderful Uses for Unusual Tools

FREE WEBINAR Event Details Summary: Have you ever wondered if you’re missing out on how some genealogists are using tools such as Evernote, Microsoft Word or Excel, Google and more? Learn what’s hot in the world of apps and websites and how you can start using them! Description: We’ll review a group of familiar apps […]

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The Georgia Genealogical Society Inc., is proud to announce that we have the capability for offering monthly Webinars to our membership and the general public thanks to the support of TechSoup and Citrix, Inc. GGS uses the GoToWebinar/Meeting software from Citrix.

Unless otherwise noted, webinars begin at 8:00 pm ET.

When possible, archived recordings and handouts for the webinars are (will be) available for Members Only.

Please note: The current GoToWebinar contract allows 500 participants. Any number can register, but only the first 500 people that sign in at the time of the live event will be able to participate. The handout for the current webinar is now on the Control Panel available to participants once signed in for the webinar. You may sign in as early as 30 minutes before the event. The broadcast will not be repeated. However, the broadcast will generally be recorded and GGS members will be able to view the recording.

Past Webinars

Click the button below for a comprehensive list of past webinars and handouts, available to members only.