Olympia Genealogical Society

2024 Seminar

Rich Venezia
Date: Saturday, February 3, 2024
Speaker: Rich Venezia -- Rich 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. See Rich's website at www.richroots.net.
Seminar Program: Four one-hour presentations focused on immigration. Details on the presentations will be provided here in the near future.
Registration (required): Opens November 14, 2023. Links for on-line registration will be provided here at that time.
-- Cost: $35 for OGS members; $45 for non-members; $100 for sponsors.
Questions: Email us at Events@OlyGenSoc.org