Join us on 9 June 2021 at 7:00 p.m. EST for "Virginia Research 101" presented by Vic Dunn, CG. This session highlights the county, state and Federal records useful for Virginia research along with a brief mention of strategies to work around burned counties. Miscellaneous sources such as newspapers, Bible and business records are also discussed as are major Virginia repositories and websites.
Victor S. "Vic" Dunn, CG, is a full-time professional researcher who specializes in Virginia research, with an emphasis on brick-wall problem resolution and lineage society applications. He serves as the coordinator of the Virginia research track for the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research. A lecturer at the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy and other national platforms, he is a frequent contributor to major genealogical publications including feature articles in the National Genealogical Society Quarterly, The Genealogist, BCG OnBoard, and Magazine of Virginia Genealogy. In 2014 he received the Mosher Award for Colonial Virginia Research and was named as the official genealogist of the Order of First Families of Virginia. He is a member of the Jamestowne Society and the General Society of Mayflower Descendants. He is a past trustee of the Board for Certification of Genealogists, past treasurer of the National Genealogical Society and past governor of the Virginia Genealogical Society.
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