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Course Six — Research in the South, Part 2: Cessions & Territories

Course Coordinator

J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA

Description

This course is designed for the intermediate to advanced researcher. A solid understanding of genealogy basics is required to make use of the materials and concepts presented. Students must have experience in using census, county records, land records and general secondary records. Concepts addressed include migration, settlement patterns, religion, land, and geography. States covered: Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, and Florida.

Required textbooks, prerequisites, or other student information

There are no prerequisites.

Course Schedule

Monday

  • 8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.: Cessions & Territories: Movement & Migration (Lowe)
  • 9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.: Morning Break
  • 10:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.: Land Grants & Settlements (Lowe)
  • 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Lunch
  • 1:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.: Kentucky Records (Lowe)
  • 2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.: Afternoon Break
  • 2:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: Kentucky Repositories & Use (Lowe)

Tuesday

  • 8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.: Tennessee Records (Lowe)
  • 9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.: Morning Break
  • 10:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.: Tennessee Repositories & Use (Lowe)
  • 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Lunch
  • 1:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.: Alabama Records & Repositories, Part 1 (Wells)
  • 2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.: Afternoon Break
  • 2:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: Alabama Records & Repositories, Part 2 (Wells)

Wednesday

  • 8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.: Territorial Records of the South (Meyers)
  • 9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.: Morning Break
  • 10:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.: Federal Records of the South (Abbott)
  • 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Lunch
  • 1:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.: Mississippi Records & Repositories (Abbott)
  • 2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.: Afternoon Break
  • 2:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: Southern Records & Repositories — Online (Meyers)

Thursday

  • 8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.: Records That Connect To Colonial Families (Meyers)
  • 9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.: Morning Break
  • 10:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.: Florida Records and Repositories (Meyers)
  • 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Lunch
  • 1:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.: Southern Manuscripts & Special Collections (Abbott)
  • 2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.: Afternoon Break
  • 2:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: War of 1812 & Creek Indian War (Lowe)

Friday

  • 8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.: Looking At Land Use and Migration From a Different Perspective (Lowe)
  • 9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.: Break
  • 9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.: Looking Forward (Lowe)
  • 10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.: Break
  • 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Certificates and Closing (Lowe)

Course Faculty

Event Details

Event Begins 23-Jul-2017
Event Ends 28-Jul-2017
Registration Begins 03-Feb-2017 1:00 pm
Registration Ends 30-Jun-2017
Remaining Seats 13
Earlybird Price $585.00 (Until 01-Apr-2017)
Full Price $625.00
Location
University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education
1197 S Lumpkin St Athens, GA 30602 United States
University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education
$625.00 13

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