Rich Venezia is a New Jersey native who now calls Philadelphia home. He founded Rich Roots Genealogy in 2013. He was a member of the research team of Genealogy Roadshow (PBS) for two seasons, and also consulted on Follow Your Past (Travel Channel). He is an expert in the research of 20th-century immigrant ancestors, especially underutilized record sources and federal records. He also specializes in Italian and Irish research. Additionally, he assists clients with dual citizenship applications for Ireland and Italy, and is a proud Italian dual citizen. He holds a Certificate in Genealogical Research from Boston University. He lectures nationwide, and spoke about "How to Grow Empathy From Uncovering Your Roots" at TEDx Pittsburgh 2017.
SATURDAY SESSION TITLES
Discovering Your Immigrant's Origins
Immigration & Naturalization Laws Throughout US History
Board of Special Inquiry Records: Few and Far-Between
Military Records and Immigrant Ancestors
Email us at Conference@NorthHillsGenealogists.org
(all times are Eastern)
Door Prize Drawings Throughout the Day & During Lunch Break
8:00 - 8:45
Connect to Zoom, socialize
Two morning lectures with breaks
11:30 - 12:30
Two afternoon lectures with break
Q&A and Closing Remarks
Our virtual conference will be presented via Zoom. There will be DOOR PRIZES awarded throughout the day. Register by Monday, October18th to be entered into an early-bird drawing.
North Hills Genealogists members: $35.00
There will be a number of door prizes awarded during drawings throughout the morning and at the lunch break.