IGHR Courses


Non-attendees may sign up to join IGHR students and faculty for our informative evening sessions. Last day to register online and be guaranteed a handout is Sunday, 26 July 2020. Registration will also be available at the door but we are unable to guarantee a handout.

Discounts available for use during checkout!
FOR COURSES ONLY! (Only one discount per email address is permitted!)

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GGS Single Membership + Course Registration - SNGLCLS20

GGS Family Membership + Course Registration - MMBRCLS20


  • Please read IGHR’s Tuition and Payment and Refund Deadlines prior to registration.
  • All courses come with a digital syllabus, entry to evening sessions, Sunday evening reception, and Thursday dinner buffet.
  • Purchase a printed syllabus and meal tickets in My Accounts.

2020 Courses

(More details will be forthcoming as we prepare for 2020)

Course One – Methods & Sources
Course Coordinator: Rebecca Whitman Koford, CG®, CGL

Course Two – Intermediate Genealogy & Historical Studies
Course Coordinator: Angela Packer McGhie, CG®

Course Three – Advanced Methodology & Evidence Analysis
Course Coordinator: Judy G. Russell, JD, CG®, CGL

Course Four – Writing & Publishing for Genealogists
Course Coordinator: Thomas W. Jones, PhD, CG®, CGL, FASG, FUGA, FNGS

Course Five – Genetics for Genealogists: Beginning DNA
Course Coordinator: Patti Lee Hobbs, CG®

Course Six – Military Records III: Advanced Research and Methodology
Course Coordinator: Michael L. Strauss, AG

Course Seven – Scottish Research: The Fundamentals and Beyond
Course Coordinator: Paul Milner, MDiv, FUGA

Course Eight – For Land’s Sake! Advanced Analysis and Platting
Course Coordinator: Gerald H. ‘Jerry’ Smith, CG®

Course Nine – Research in the South: Cessions & Territories
Course Coordinator: J. Mark Lowe, CG®, FUGA

Course Ten – Advanced Library Research: Law Libraries & Government Documents
Course Coordinators: Benjamin B. Spratling III, JD and Patricia Walls Stamm, CG®, CGL

Course Eleven – Researching African American Ancestors: Government Documents & Advanced Tools
Course Coordinator: Deborah A. Abbott, PhD

Course Twelve – Intermediate DNA: Planning for and Conducting Research using DNA and Documentary Sources
Course Coordinator: Karen Stanbary, MA, LCSW, CG®

Course Thirteen – Researching New York: Resources and Strategies
Course Coordinator: Karen Mauer Jones, CG®, FGBS, FUGA

Once registered, you may add on your printed syllabus and meal tickets on the My Accounts page.

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