Recent Blog Posts

bpl postcard
The Value of Open Public Records
Records and Repositories
Rate this blog entry:
0
10849762 815727755140585 6825543623968073505 n
MGC's NERGC Panel on Open Records: Citizens Can Make a Difference
General Legislation
Rate this blog entry:
0
b2ap3_thumbnail_3560856061_20a83080d0_z.jpg
How many deaths before the SSDI gets updated again?
Legislation Federal
Rate this blog entry:

MGC Blog Tag Cloud

Rep. Richard Nugent (FL) Jacobson v Massachusetts Bruce Cohen Programs Presidential Citation HR 295 Open Access Annual Meeting records access smallpox outreach State Library Delaware TIGTA audit Jan Alpert Annual Seminar Kenneth Ryesky access Records Access communication S1534 Access Legislative FamilySearch Presenters SSA Newsletter Rep. Michael Capuano (MA) budget NFOIC volunteers humane APG IAJGS Tennessee funding APG Roundtable Sharon Sergeant Barbara Mathews IRS Registration budget cuts legislation Georgia Social Security Administration HR3475 Jan Meisels Allen State archives DMF sysoon FGS Conference NGS Alfred DeMaria Arkansas DMF; SSDI; Tax Fraud; legislation identity fraud Rhode Island pensions MGC HR295 Richard Nugent Donna Holt Siemiatoski Linda McCleary legislation Ancestry Senate Advocacy IAJGS State House Stan Nyberg Free medical pedigree NERGC legislators HR3475 health history Pennsylvania State legislation Thomas MacEntee Henning Jacobson Richard McCoy public access Massachusetts Kate Auspitz HR6205 2014 Seminar Public Records DPH Melinde Byrne Helen Shaw IGS Speakers Tennessee Annual Seminar Advocacy Annual Meeting and Seminar RPAC SSDI closures introduction records access DMF Civil Records Society Showcase Mary Ellen Grogran Lame Duck Tax Fraud seminar New Jersey FOIA mail forwarding threats to access Judy Russell 2012 Seminar Fred Moss Congress Identity Theft Lou Szucs medical profile land records Randy Seaver online registration FGS fraud NAPHSIS FGS New Hampshire Billie Fogarty Death Master File Federal inheritable disease Transparency David Rencher Vendors Harold Henderson Genealogy threats to access Georgia Archives Rep. Sam Johnson (TX) Records Access family medical history diagnosis SSDI Education Health pedigree Oklahoma Teresa Scott Vital Records Michael J. Astrue S-1534 War of 1812 Arkansas Jan Meisels Allen Virginia S3432 Massachusetts Elections NEHGS Alvie Davidson Georgia Instruction Public Records 2012 Ethnicity award civil records open access ISJGS Congress RPAC records access volunteerism Sponsors legislation Virginia archives blog Legal Genealogist New Hampshire SSA family traits

SUPPORT MGC Today!

(Online donations available
after website update in 2016.)
 
MGC has been recognized as tax-exempt under Internal Revenue Code 501(c)(3). Gifts of support are fully tax-deductible and donors will receive a written acknowledgement for tax purposes.

MGC Sentinel logo MGC Sentinel Logo

MGC Sentinel

Keeping Watch Over Massachusetts Public Records

  • Home
    Home This is where you can find all the blog posts throughout the site.
  • Categories
    Categories Displays a list of categories from this blog.
  • Tags
    Tags Displays a list of tags that have been used in the blog.
  • Bloggers
    Bloggers Search for your favorite blogger from this site.
  • Team Blogs
    Team Blogs Find your favorite team blogs here.
  • Login
    Login Login form

Today at NERGC 2013: Thursday, April 18th

Posted by on in Legislation Federal
  • Font size: Larger Smaller
  • Hits: 76830
  • 0 Comments
  • Subscribe to this entry
  • Print

MGC's Access to Records for Genealogists -- 3:15-4:15 pm, in the Stark Room.

It's not just your average panel discussion! Today's MGC Open Records Access discussion will include some fun as well. The Massachusetts Genealogical Council is sponsoring "Access to Records for Genealogists" from 3:15 to 4:15 in the Stark room.

You don't want to miss this one. Thomas MacEntee will be our emcee and moderator. After a brief panel discussion about issues, we will move into an improvisational skit. Come get a few laughs while you learn about the sense and complete nonsense of SSDI closure to prevent tax fraud.

Thomas MacEntee, Polly FitzGerald Kimmitt, Richard McCoy (vital records registrar of Vermont), Sharon E Sergeant and Barbara Mathews will acting the parts of a U.S. Congressional staff person, a newspaper reporter, a police detective, a victim of identity theft, and a genealogy society leader. Who gets which role????? Come and find out!!! Cheer us on, boo or hiss.

Last modified on
Rate this blog entry:
0
Barbara serves as the Federal Records Director. She is a Board-certified genealogist who works for the Massachusetts Society of the Colonial Dames of America as a Verifying Genealogist and for the Welles Family Association as a Genealogist. Her volunteer service includes a stint as President of MGC. She holds a master’s degree in the management of non-profits from the Florence Heller School at Brandeis University. You can read her own blog, The Demanding Genealogist, at blog.demandinggenealogist.com.

Comments

  • No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment

Leave your comment

Guest
Guest Thursday, 28 July 2016