Barbara J. Brown Family History Seminar Focus on the 1950 Census

Discoveries in the 1950 U.S. Census with Kris Rzepczynski, Archives of Michigan

With the release of the 1950 U.S. Census on April 1, new ancestral discoveries await! This brief program will explore the information collected for the Census, search strategies and an update on the indexing progress to-date.

Discoveries in the 1950 U.S. Census with Kris Rzepczynski will be held Saturday, July 9, 2022 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Each summer, the Archives of Michigan and the Michigan Genealogical Council host a seminar to promote family history awareness and teach genealogy research skills. The event is generously supported by the Abrams Foundation in loving memory of Barbara J. Brown.
For this year’s event, we are pleased to offer this flagship annual gathering as a hybrid event. Participants can attend sessions either online or onsite. We are delighted to be hosting Dr. David McDonald, CG, for this year’s event, whose sessions will all be via Zoom.

Register Now for the 2022 Barbara J. Brown Family History Seminar! Friday, July 8 – Saturday, July 9, 2022.

For the complete schedule and speaker bios.
The registration deadline is July 6.

Barbara J. Brown Family History Seminar is set!! Judy G. Russell is our Featured Speaker!

The Archives of Michigan with MGC support will be hosting their Barbara J. Brown Family History Seminar with Judy G. Russell, aka “The Legal Genealogist”¬†on July 9th and 10th, 2021. Due to COVID-19 restrictions the Seminar will be held virtually via Zoom this year.

Speaker Bios, program schedule and registration is available at,9075,7-361-85148_98951-523785–,00.html .

We hope you will join us for what is sure to be an excellent seminar. Judy Russell is one speaker you have to hear. She is fantastic. Early bird registration is now through May 31 for $35 and Registration June 1-July 9 is $45.