Bios for October 26, 2019 Speakers at NEHGS

On Saturday, October 26, 2019,  the New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) on Newbury Street in Boston will host our meeting, and two of their staff members have graciously agreed to give presentations.  Since the presentations begin promptly at 10:00 AM, please arrive no later than 9:45 AM to allow time for check in at their front desk.  See the attached meeting notice for more details.  About the Speakers Claire Vail will present An Introduction to the GU 272 Project and Website. This project focused on the 272 enslaved men, women and children sold by Georgetown University to plantations in Louisiana.  Claire is Director of Creative and Digital Strategy, and has worked for New England Historic Genealogical Society for four years. She has managed multiple digital projects for American Ancestors in that time, the latest…
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