Thursday, September 9, 2021

Summit of Excellence Speaker Highlight: David McDonald

Do you need to find a birth, marriage, or death date? Are you unable to locate a civil registration record? Discover how Christian denominational church records can help fill the gap.

David will present the following at the Summit of Excellence held virtually, September 15-18, 2021:

Church Records for Genealogical Researchers
Genealogists use records to supply the data on which our family research is built. Church records, across denominational lines, often provide extensive direct and indirect information on the families we research. We'll examine the records researchers should pursue. Full session description here.

Learn more about David McDonald and all of our amazing speakers here.

View the full schedule for the UGA Summit of Excellence here.

Join Us in September!

The 2021 UGA Summit of Excellence celebrates UGA's 50th year. This exciting virtual conference, held September 15-18, 2021, is a four-day event with multiple tracks offering a premier educational opportunity at an extremely reasonable price. Each track features a different record set or research area such as legal records, methodology, technology, or DNA. 

Learn more about the Summit of Excellence or register to attend. Questions may be directed to the registrar: