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RootsTech 2013 Conference – Day 2

March 22nd, 2013

by Carolyn L. Barkley Today at the conference began with more exciting news about the future of genealogy. One of the morning’s keynote speakers was Tim Sullivan, President and CEO of Ancestry.com. I thought it was pretty exciting when he announced that the Ancestry community now serves 2.7 million subscribers and that the site provides […]

RootsTech 2013 Conference – Day 1

March 22nd, 2013

Imagine – 6,700 genealogists (and that’s just those who pre-registered) in one building for a conference! The RootsTech conference is the largest of its kind held in the United States, with attendees from forty-nine states (what’s wrong with Delaware and why didn’t even one person attend from the “first state?”) and seventeen countries, with another 10,000 participating […]