Arlene H.   Eakle, Ph.D.

President and founder of The Genealogical Institute, Inc., Dr. Eakle is a professional genealogist with more than 30 years experience in research, consulting, lecturing, and writing. An expert in tracing families from New York, Southern U.S., British Isles, Switzerland, and parts of Germany, she claims a 96% success rate.

Schedule

November 30, 2015
5:30 pm : Strategies for Locating the Origins of Your Immigrant Ancestor

(All Levels) Learn the tried and tested strategies used by expert genealogists for locating the origins of immigrants back to their origins in the old country.

December 01, 2015
5:30 pm : Migrations of Church Groups to the Mid-West: Foreign and Domestic

(All Levels) Many people migrated as part of a larger group. Learn how to locate associated resources for researching your ancestor as a part of the group.

December 02, 2015
8:00 am : The Difference Between Immigration and Emigration

(All Levels) The difference between immigration and emigration makes all the difference.

 
5:30 pm : Using Naming Patterns to Identify Immigrant Connections

(All Levels) Naming patterns reveal family relationships.

December 03, 2015
5:30 pm : Immigration Records and Sources

(All Levels) Immigration records and sources.

December 04, 2015
8:00 am : Migration: Reaching the Port of Departure, Part 1

(All Levels) Emigrants could have traveled long distances before reaching their port of departure. Learn how to trace them back to their origins.

 
8:00 am : Migration: Reaching the Port of Departure, Part 2

(All Levels) Emigrants could have traveled long distances before reaching their port of departure. Learn how to trace them back to their origins.

 
8:00 am : Migration: Reaching the Port of Departure, Part 3

(All Levels) Emigrants could have traveled long distances before reaching their port of departure. Learn how to trace them back to their origins.