Storytelling is recognized today as a top communication skill. Learn how to uncover, craft, and deliver powerful stories that impact others and breathe life into your genealogy.
Our presenter, Passionate Genealogist & Family Historian, William E. “Bill” Cole, M.A., is a Mayflower descendent, author, and genealogical researcher. He is a master storyteller whose exploits include uncovering and documenting previously unknown English ancestors of his eighth great grandparents who emigrated to America in the 1630s. He has uncovered ancestors born at sea, a shipwrecked rogue who survived America’s Jamestown, two Mayflower ancestors, and other fascinating characters – including one involved in a California stagecoach robbery. He recently co-chaired two international family history conferences and served six years as vice president of SGGS, a large USA-based society with international members.