It’s Relative is a genealogical service business providing lectures, workshops, research and consultations.

It's Relative is based in the suburbs of Chicago. There is easy access to many of the major repositories in Illinois and the Midwest including the Great Lakes branch of the National Archives,  Illinois Regional Archive Depository (IRAD), Newberry Library, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Wisconsin Historical Society Library-Archives in Madison as well as many others.
It's Relative
1415 Larsen Lane
Naperville, IL 60563







Speaking & Class Schedule
--2019--

02 February 2019
Kankakee, IL
National Archives Resources at the Chicago Branch
1:00pm
Kankakee Valley Genealogical Society

05 February 2019
St. Charles, IL
Getting the Most Out of Your AncestryDNA
7:00pm - Registration Required
St. Charles Public Library

15 April 2019
Beach Park, IL
Researching Colonial American Ancestors
7:00pm
Zion Genelogical Society of Lake County (Illinois, USA)

22 April 2019
Plainfield, IL
DNA : Genealogy Next Steps
10:00am
Plainfield Public Library

15 May 2019
Wheaton, IL
Dusting Off Those Old Court Records
6:30pm
DuPage County Genealogical Society

16 May 2019
St. Charles, IL
Getting the Most Out of Your AncestryDNA
7:00pm - Registration Required
St. Charles Public Library

02 July 2019
Elgin, IL
Getting the Most Out of Your AncestryDNA
9:30am
Elgin Genealogical Society

08 October 2019
Schaumburg, IL
Probate Records: Looking Beyond the Will
7:30pm
Schaumburg Township District Library

12 October 2019
Northbrook, IL
Researching Colonial American Ancestors
1:00pm
North Suburban Genealogical Society

24 October 2019
Geneva, IL
Tips for DNA Testing
Kane County Genealogical Society


Past Speaking Engagements
--2018--

08 February 2018
Naperville, IL
From Land Records to Google Earth: Mapping Your Family's Place
7:30pm
Fox Valley Genealogical Society

18 February 2018
Northbrook, IL
Researching Jewish Ancestors on Ancestry Library Edition
2:00pm
Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois

28 February 2018 - 03 March 2018
Salt Lake City, UT
Loose Women: Record Search for the Female Felon
with Janice Minor Forte
RootsTech 2018

08 March 2018 -- Postponed
Crystal Lake, IL
Resources Available through Ancestry Library Edition
7:00pm
McHenry County Illinois Genealogical Society

16 March 2018
Oak Park, IL
Probate Records: Looking Beyond the Will
2:00pm
Oak Park Public Library


28 March 2018
Webinar
Researching Colonial American Ancestors
8:00pm EST
7:00pm CST
Georgia Genealogical Society

10 April 2018
St. Charles, IL
Delving Deeper into the Census
7:00pm
St. Charles Public Library

11 April 2018
Bolingbrook, IL
Mapping and Sharing Your Ancestor's Military Experience
7:00pm
Fountaindale Public Library

09 June 2018
Online
Y-DNA Projects
Midwest DNA - An Online DNA Genealogy Conference
https://dnabargains.com/midwest-dna-an-online-dna-genealogy-adventure-june-9-2018/

24 May 2018
St. Charles, IL
From Land Records to Google Earth: Mapping your Family’s Place
7:00pm
St. Charles Public Library

26 May 2018
Naperville, IL
Researching Colonial American Ancestors
9:30am
Naperville Public Library

23 June 2018
Hoffman Estates, IL
GeneaQuest 2018 Conference
DNA LABS - Pre-registration
Getting the Most Out of Your AncestryDNA
Introduction to Using GEDmatch
8:00am - 4:00pm
CAGGNI, Computer Assisted Genealogy Group Northern Illinois

14 August 2018
Webinar
National Archives Resources at the Chicago Branch
8:00pm CST
Illinois State Genealogical Society

19 August 2018
Schaumburg, IL
Polish Genealogical Society of America (PGSA)
Lifting the Fog: Using DNA to Discover Your Polish and European Ancestors
2:00pm
Schaumburg Township District Library

27 August 2018
Plainfield, IL
Mobile Device Apps for the Family Historian
7:00pm
Plainfield Public Library District

04 September 2018
Boulder Junction, WI
Boulder Junction Community Center
National Archives Resources at the Chicago Branch
7:00pm
Northern Waters Genealogical Society

07 September 2018
Cary, IL
GIG After Hours: Getting the Most Out of Your AncestryDNA
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Cary Area Public Library

15 September 2018
Valparaiso, IN
National Archives Resources at the Chicago Branch
10:00am
Northwest Indiana Genealogical Society

27 September 2018
St. Charles, IL
Final Resting Place - The Stones Tell the Story
7:00pm
St. Charles Public Library

09 October 2018
Vernon Hills, IL
Researching Colonial American Ancestors
7:00pm
Lake County IL Genealogical Society

15 October 2018
Webinar
Mobile Device Apps for the Family Historian
7:00pm Eastern time
6:00pm Central time
The Villiages Genealogical Society

08 November 2018
Crystal Lake, IL
Resources Available through Ancestry Library Edition
7:00pm
McHenry County Illinois Genealogical Society

14 November 2018
Palos Hills, IL
DNA 101 - A Genealologists New Tool
6:30pm
Green Hills Public Library



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