Monthly Membership Meetings

Membership meetings are held the second Monday of each month between September and May.
They begin at 1:30 and end at about 3:00 pm.
The meeting place is the First Presbyterian Church located at 12225 N. 103rd Ave., Sun City, AZ.

(click here for map)


The meetings are open to the public as well as members. Click HERE to see prior speakers.


December 14, 2015

Michelle Goodrum

Michelle Roos Goodrum is a researcher, speaker, educator and writer with a passion for research in land records, DNA, organization and photography. She mentors and administers the Gen Proof Study Groups studying Mastering Genealogical Proof; is a Facilitator for Boston University's Online Genealogical Research Program; and regular attendee at genealogy institutes and conferences.

Michelle is the author of the book, Digging for Ancestors and pens the column, Timeless Territories, for the monthly digital magazine, Going In-Depth. She also regularly writes for The In-Depth Genealogist blog and her personal genealogy blog, The Turning of Generations where she writes about various family history topics.

Digging for Ancestors at the Bureau of Land Management

Using land records is another way to find our ancestors. Michelle will be sharing her secrets to finding records through the BLM.