St. Andrews Episcopal Church, Port Angeles
Registration begins at 8:30 AM.
Session I The Push and Pull Decision making of the 19th century Emigrant
Session II Too Many Mary's Solving Identity and the same name conundrums
Session III Finding Frederich Eiler: a bigamist, a scoundrel and and "Old Sinner"
Session IV Soldiers, spies and Farm wives: The changing roles of women during the Civil War
Jill Morelli lectures and writes on genealogical topics that often transcend the more narrowly defined family history. She provides general genealogy services and house histories in the Puget Sound and national venues. She has spoken before large (300+) and small groups and is an engaging and entertaining speaker who conveys genealogical concepts suitable to the level of the audience. She has been previously published in local, regional and national publications.
Jill writes frequently at her blog 'Genealogy Certification:A Personal Journey' (web address is noted above) about her educational efforts to become a certified genealogist.
Jill is an architect by vocation, working for the University of Washington's School of Medicine and has lectured across the country.