The following excerpt is from the June 3, 2017 edition of tahlequahdailypress.com:
The 16th Annual Cherokee Ancestry Conference will be hosted by the Cherokee Heritage Center, 21192 S. Keeler Dr., Tahlequah, OK on June 9-10.
The two-day event provides participants with the tools to research their ancestry with Cherokee historical records and features a variety of discussion topics, including historical events before and after the removal, inter-tribal relationships and advancements in social media and its effect on genealogy research.
Participants will also learn about various Cherokee Nation records that are now available online, as well as resources available in their local area for Cherokee ancestry research.
Registrations are $70 for Cherokee National Historical Society members and $85 for nonmembers.