Monthly Archives: September 2009

Time for a change in my genealogy software!

kst1969   September 18, 2009   Comments Off on Time for a change in my genealogy software!

While I was attending the FGS Conference in Little Rock, I listened to many different speakers and talked with many other genealogists during the classes.  I didn’t meet a single person who said they used The Master Genealogist but me.   Most of the people there were using Legacy Family Tree, Rootsmagic, or Family Tree Maker.  In my genealogy society, I… Read more »

FGS Conference 2009 – Time to Go Home, But not before a little site-seeing in Little Rock

kst1969   September 5, 2009   Comments Off on FGS Conference 2009 – Time to Go Home, But not before a little site-seeing in Little Rock

Today, the conference is over!  It has been a great week!  I really needed a complete break from everything and I got it this week!  A week of great genealogy tips and meeting some wonderful new friends! Before leaving town, I decided to do a little site-seeing.  I planned on visiting the Little Rock Zoo and the Clinton Museum.  I… Read more »

FGS Conference 2009

kst1969   September 4, 2009   Comments Off on FGS Conference 2009

Peabody Ducks and Research at the State Archives at the Arkansas History Commission Today, I watched the ducks at their 11am March.  This is a site not to be missed if you are in Little Rock near the Peabody!  After watching the ducks, I took a few minutes and went to the State Archives at the Arkansas History Commission and… Read more »

FGS Conference 2009 – Statehouse Museum

kst1969   September 3, 2009   Comments Off on FGS Conference 2009 – Statehouse Museum

Today, I visited the Statehouse Museum, to the west of the Peabody Hotel in Little Rock.  It was wonderful to stand on the steps of the Old Statehouse where Governor Bill Clinton gave his victory speech upon becoming President-Elect Bill Clinton.  The sense of history in the Old Statehouse is almost overwhelming! Here are a few photos from my visit. … Read more »

At The FGS Conference in Little Rock, Arkansas

kst1969   September 2, 2009   Comments Off on At The FGS Conference in Little Rock, Arkansas

Hi Everyone, I am currently attending the FGS Conference in Little Rock, Arkansas. It has been a wonderful couple of days so far. I arrived last night and attended the first session on developing a research plan. It was extremely interesting and offered some good tips! Today, I attended several sessions on using a society’s website and marketing a society… Read more »