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
--2016--

17 March 2016
Elgin., IL
Beyond the Obits -  Finding the Life of Our Ancestors in Newspapers
7:30pm
Elgin Genealogical Society

29 March 2016
Bartlett., IL
Beyond the Obits -  Finding the Life of Our Ancestors in Newspapers
7:00pm
Bartlett Public Library

14 April 2016
Tinley Park, IL
Researching Colonial American Ancestors
6:30pm
Tinley Moraine Genealogists

15 April 2016
Algonquin, IL
From Land Records to Google Earth; Mapping Your Family's Place
5:00pm
Algonquin Area Public Library

18 May 2016
Wheaton, IL
Researching Colonial American Ancestors
6:30pm
DuPage County Genealogical Society

11 June 2016
Northbrook, IL
Researching Colonial American Ancestors
1:00pm
North Suburban Genealogical Society

14 September 2016
Bolingbrook, IL
Probate Records: Looking Beyond the Will
7:00pm
Fountaindale Public Library

17 September 2016
Naperville, IL
Hunting Your Ancestor's Medical Clues
10:30.am
Naperville Public Library

22 September 2016
Geneva, IL
Understanding FamilySearch - Part I
7:30pm
Kane County Genealogical Society

27 October 2016
Geneva, IL
Understanding FamilySearch - Part II
7:30pm
Kane County Genealogical Society

09 November 2016
Bolingbrook, IL
Researching Colonial American Ancestors
7:00pm
Fountaindale Public Library


Past Speaking Engagements
--2016--
16 January 2016
Oswego, IL
Beyond the Obits – Finding the Life of Our Ancestors in Newspapers
1:00pm
Oswego Public Library

28 January 2016
Palos Hills, IL
Where to Start - The Basics of Good Genealogy Research
7:00pm
Green Hills Public Library

05 March 2016
Arlington Heights, IL
Probate Records - Looking Beyong the Will
1:00pm
Arlington Heights Public Library

--2015--
21 November 2015
Round Lake Beach, IL
Lake County (IL) Genealogical Society Annual Workshop
Ancestry.com Tips and Tricks
From Land Records to Google Earth: Mapping Your Family's Place
8:00am
Lake County (IL) Genealogical Society

14 November 2015
Algonquin., IL
Researching Colonial American Ancestors
9:30am
Algonquin Area Public Library

12 November 2015
St. Charles, IL
Using Family Tree Maker
7:00pm
St. Charles Public Library

23-24 October 2015
Oak Lawn, IL
Illinois State Genealogical Society Fall Conference
Loose Women, Policy Queen Pins and Black Ewes
   with Janice Minor Forte
Illinois State Genealogical Society

20 October 2015
Online Webinar
National Archives Resources at the Chicago Branch
7:00pm
Wisconsin State Genealogical Society

15 October 2015
Elburn, IL
Beyond the Obits – Finding the Life of Our Ancestors in Newspapers
1:00pm
Town and Counrty Library

24 September 2015
Geneva, IL
Mobile Device Apps for the Family Historian
7:30pm
Kane County Genealogical Society

17 September 2015
Elburn, IL
Mapping and Sharing Your Ancestor's Military Experience
1:00pm
Town and Counrty Library

12 September 2015
Coal City, IL
Dusting Off Those Old Court Records
10:00am
Will/Grundy Genealogical Society

13 July 2015
Crestwood, IL
Where to Start - The Basics of Good Genealogy Research
6:00pm
Crestwood Public Library

11 July 2015
Crystal Lake, IL
McHenry County Genealogical Society Conference
Family Tree Maker 2014 Workshop – Going Beyond Entering Names
8:45am
McHenry County Illinois Genealogical Society

20 June 2015
Hampshire, IL
Dusting Off Those Old Court Records
10:00am
Ella Johnson Memorial Public Library

26 May 2015
Lombard, IL
From Land Records to Google Earth: Mapping Your Family's Place in the World
7:00pm
Helen Plum Library

21 May 2015
Flossmore., IL
Where to Start - The Basics of Good Genealogy Research
7:00pm
Flossmore Public Library

02 May 2015
Arlington Hts., IL
Researching Colonial American Ancestors
9:00am
Northwest Suburban Genealogy Society

09 April 2015
Naperville, IL
Daughters of the American Revolution and Other Lineage Societies
7:30pm
Fox Valley Genealogical Society

11 - 14 February 2015
Salt Lake City, UT
RootsTech 2015 Conference
Mapping and Sharing Your Ancestor's Military Experience
RootsTech

05 February 2015
Lake Bluff, IL
Ancestry.com: Tips & Tricks
7:00pm
Lake Bluff Public Library

--2014--
16 October 2014
Elgin., IL
Dusting off those Old Court Records
7:00pm
Elgin Genealogical Society

23 September 2014
Johnsburg, IL
Ancestry.com: Tips & Tricks
7:30pm
Johnsburg Public Library

16 September 2014
Algonquin, IL
Keeping Track of People - The 1940 Census
7:00pm
Algonquin Area Public Library

15 September 2014
Beach Park, IL
Final Resting Place - The Stones Tell a Story
7:00pm
Zion Genealogical Society

19 July 2014
Crystal Lake, IL
McHenry County Genealogical Society Conference
Family Tree Maker Workshop
8:45am
McHenry County Illinois Genealogical Society

19 July 2014
Northbrook, IL
Using Family Tree Maker
1:00pm
The North Suburban Genealogical Society

07 June 2014
Arlington Hts., IL
From Land Records to Google Earth - Mapping Your Family's Place in the World
9:00am
RESCHEDULED due to February Snow Storm
Northwest Suburban Council of Genealogists

05 April 2014
Cary, IL
Using Family Tree Maker
10:00am
Cary Area Public Library

01 April 2014
Elgin., IL
From Land Records to Google Earth - Mapping Your Family's Place in the World
9:30am
Elgin Genealogical Society

27-28 March 2014
Charleston, IL
2014 Illinois History Symposium
Following the 10th Illinois Infantry
Illinois State Historical Society

27 February 2014
Geneva, IL
Ancestry.com: Tips & Tricks
7:30pm
Kane County Genealogical Society



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