Amie Tennant

Amie Tennant

Amie Bowser Tennant is The Genealogy Reporter bringing you genealogy news, tips, and more. She is a professional genealogist, nationally known speaker, and internationally known blogger. Amie provides blog and written content for many top companies and societies in the genealogy field. Some of her most recent publications can be found on the FamilySearch blog. She is also involved in the digitizing efforts of FamilySearch in the Ohio region which is one of her biggest passions.

3:15 PM - 5:15 PM

W08 Power of the Censuses : Federal, State, and More!

Censuses are the backbone to a strong foundation for most genealogical research. Some of the information contained in them is easy to see, but there are secrets hiding in nearly every one! Join us as we unlock the amazing clues in federal, state, and other censuses.

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

T08 Luncheon: John Johnson the Indian Agent of Ohio

John Johnston was appointed an Indian agent in both Fort Wayne (Indiana) and Piqua (Ohio). Born in Ireland, this unlikely young man finds the Ohio region his heaven on earth. Johnston was known and loved by both the Shawnee and Wyandot tribes. This lecture will take a peek into the remarkable life of John Johnston the Indian Agent of Ohio.