Tips for Online New York Research (one-day online workshop)

Saturday, December 10 from 06:00am EST - 10:00am EST
Presented By Susan R. Miller
Sponsored by the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society

Records found on major genealogy websites help us find our New York ancestors. Learn tips for researching on, FamilySearch, in the NYG&B collections, and more.

Access to this workshop includes a recording of the session accessible for 30 days.

Please note: This workshop will also be held in a three weeknight format on December 5, 12, and 15, 2022.


11am – 12:15pm ET

Clicking on "Hints" is not the only way to utilize all has to offer for researching New York ancestors. Discover datasets and how to best research them.

12:30 – 1:30pm ET

Discover ways to unlock FamilySearch's vast collections for New York research. In this session we explore multiple ways to learn about record collections and how to access them.

1:45 – 3pm ET

Dig into the NYG&B online collections to unlock religious records, cemetery transcriptions, a biographical index, and more. Plus discover online newspapers that may tell stories of your New York ancestors.

Workshop Admission: $79

NYG&B Member Admission: $65