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2024 Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah

June 28-29, Salt Lake City, Utah

The Annual Meeting for 2024 will be held in Salt Lake City, Utah on June 28-30, 2024. The Family History Center in Salt Lake City which is operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and will be our host. Be prepared in advance by going online.

Family History Library Building:

  • Founded in 1894 to gather records worldwide and assist individuals with their family history and genealogical research
  • Largest library of its kind in the world and visited by over 1,900 patrons each day

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Friday, June 28

1:00 PM

Welcome by JVFOA President Gailen Vick - Solutions & Apps. Connect with relatives that are working on the same family lines. Gailen10, Sidney Calvin9, John Shadrack8, Arthur Robert7, Shadrack Rivers6, Arthur5, Shadrach4, Athur3, Richard2, Joseph1.

2:00 PM


Presentation on the new www, - how to make it rock solid for tracking your family tree

3:00 PM

Author John D. Beatty Book Signing

3:30 PM

John D. Beatty "What drove me to writing a new book to replace the original 2003 Volume Vick book”, a reference librarian in The Genealogy Center. He is a Board-certified genealogist, an author of sixteen books on local and family history, he served as principal editor for volume one of a two-volume History of Fort Wayne and Allen County, Indiana. He has conducted original research on families from colonial New England, Pennsylvania, Maryland & Virginia. He serves as archivist for the Episcopal Diocese of Northern Indiana.

5:30 PM

Larry Vick: DNA Research, From Science to Storytelling: Using Y-DNA to Trace the Ancestral and Descendants’ Lines of Joseph Vick of Lower Parish, Isle of Wight Co., VA

Larry is the treasurer-registrar of the Genealogical Society of Palm Beach County and the Society’s past librarian.  He is a director of the Joseph Vick Family of America.  Additionally, Larry is the administrator of the VICK and Allied Families DNA Project, and was one of six 23andMe Ancestry Ambassadors.

6:45 PM

 Dinner Break

Dinner will be served, Dinner reservation Donation $30 per meal

7:30 PM

Saturday, June 29

8:30 AM

Welcome Gailen Vick – Board of Directors meeting 

Elections of Officers

Annual Report

10:30 AM

11:30 AM