Welcome to my genealogy blog. Genea-Musings features genealogy research tips and techniques, genealogy news items and commentary, genealogy humor, San Diego genealogy society news, family history research and some family history stories from the keyboard of Randy Seaver (of Chula Vista CA), who thinks that Genealogy Research Is really FUN!
Copyright (c) Randall J. Seaver, 2006-2016.
CVGS Meeting on Wednesday, 24 April: Randy Seaver Presents "Searching Ancestry.com Effectively"
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24th GENERAL MEETINGfrom 12 noon to 2 p.m.
Randy Seaver– “Searching Ancestry.com Effectively”
Chula Vista Civic Center Branch Library (365 F Street in Chula Vista) Auditorium
many wonderful features--a lavish buffet where it is hard to choose
what to use and how to use it. Randy will discuss the
effective use of such features as the "new" search algorithms, basic
or advanced search forms, exact or ranked matches, full names or wild
cards, specific or all databases, restricted or whole collection, browsing collections, and
Seaver is a native San Diegan. His ancestry is mainly colonial New
England and Upper Atlantic, with some colonial German, French and
Dutch forebears, and several 19th-century English immigrants. He has
been pursuing his elusive ancestors since 1988, and has been online
is a former President of the Chula Vista Genealogical Society, and is
currently the Newsletter Editor and Research Chair. He speaks to
Southern California societies, libraries and groups, and teaches
"Beginning Computer Genealogy" adult classes at OASIS. He
is a member of NGS, NEHGS, SCGS, SDGS, CGSSD and CVGS. Randy blogs
daily about genealogy subjects at Genea-Musings
the Chula Vista Genealogy Cafe (http://CVGenCafe.blogspot.com).
There will be a short business meeting before the presentation, led by CVGS President Virginia Taylor.