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Please join us for a one-day virtual conference.
Enjoy a variety of presentations covering New Mexico research and history, DNA, and technology,
featuring renowned lecturers.

15 October 2022

 A Virtual Event 

all lectures available for
online streaming through
15 November 2022


Please refer to the brochure for more information on the biographies of this year's speakers and other information. 

There will be no cancellations. 


Those who cannot attend on
15 October will be able to stream the content through
15 November 2022.


October 15, 9:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.


The conference is online.


Login information will be sent to the email address you use to register, about a week before the actual event.

How much:

$35 per person

  Conference at a Glance  

Saturday, 15 October 2022

9:30–9:40 am

Opening Remarks
Damien Aragon, President, NMGS

9:45–11:15 am

Keynote: And Then There Were 50: The “Spanish” Settlers that Remained in New Mexico After 1609

          José Antonio Esquibel

11:30 am–1:00 pm

Censuses from the Spanish Colonial Era

          Joy Oria

1:00–1:30 pm


1:30–3:00 pm

Finding your Ancestor in la Madre Patria

          Debbie Gurtler, AG

3:15–4:45 pm

After the Fire: Reconstructing a U.S. WWI or WWII Service Record

          Colleen Robledo Greene, MLIS

4:45–5:00 p.m.

Door Prizes and Closing Remarks
Damien Aragon, President, NMGS

Eight Additional Video-on-Demand Presentations