Short: Experiencing Genealogical Research in Sweden by Don Richards. Don is an acquaintance of our program speaker, Kim Paul. He has been to Sweden two times to conduct genealogical research and he will share those experiences with us. Don lives in Steamboat Springs. Main presentation: Leave a Legacy: Interview Techniques and What Photos to Take by guest speaker Kim
Regular Monthly Meetings - Archive
The Swedish Genealogical Society of Colorado meets the first Saturday of each month, September through May. Read about past meetings and, if you are a member, download the presentation and handouts.
Short: Googlebooks.com and Stanford University´s newspaper database by SGSC member Robin Sutherland Presentation: Helping Swedes Find Their Emigrants (searching for those pesky relatives) by SGSC member Beverly Harbourt. Beverly is a member of the SGSC Mentor Team and she also researches queries received by the Society on U.S. research. She will share some of the requests she
Guest speaker Lilly Setterdahl will present her latest book: “Not my time to die: Titanic and the Swedes on board”, describing her research to find the 34 surviving Swedes out of the 123 Swedes on board. She will also talk about the Swedish-American church records that she and her husband, Lennart Setterdahl, microfilmed while travelling around