Houston Family History Expo 2012
Event Location Address
9100 Gulf Freeway
Houston , Texas 77017
Click Here to view the Houston Marriott South at Hobby Airport website.
"Your family history starts here! Come join us at the Houston Expo for a chance to learn how to research your family history and extend your pedigree!
* Free personalized genealogy wall charts for attendees (made from
your personal files) valued at $19.00 or more.
* Class Handouts Syllabus include materials from three Expos with more
than 300 pages of research guidance.
* Free online class offered by Genealogical Studies valued at $89.00
* Download, view and study class handouts before the event so you can
come prepared with questions.
* FamilySearch developers, consultant training, and expert researchers
from the Family History Library will be there teaching classes.
* Ask-the-Pros booth where you can bring personal research and
genealogical questions to discuss with our professional researchers
* Exhibit area filled with vendors who have unique products and
services, family historians and genealogists love to learn about. (Our
book vendor alone will have more than 400 titles to browse or
purchase. Books selected based on expert knowledge by Leland K.
Meitzler who really knows what people need to be successful.)
* Speakers and vendors from throughout the United States, Canada,
Israel, and Africa. A unique opportunity to increase skills and
networking with other researchers.
* Meet bloggers who will be talking about the event via twitter, blogs,
and other social media.
* Amazing door prizes each hour and grand prizes at the end of the
Expo! People qualify to win prizes by attending classes (Grand prizes
include a gift bag filled with FamilySearch specialty items, $900 in
online classes offered by Genealogical Studies of Ontario, Canada; a
professional research package valued at $500 offered by Arlene H.
Eakle, PhD and more).
Maps & Menus
- Click on a class title to read the class description
- Click on a speaker name to read their bio
- All classes are based on local time
- Agenda is subject to change without notice