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Events & Classes

Format: 10/21/2018
Format: 10/21/2018
22
Oct

Finding Ancestors in U.S. Census Records

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Census records are a basic and essential source for genealogical research in the U.S. Learn how to search census records effectively using Ancestry Library Edition and other electronic databases. Adults. Computer lab. Limit 10. Registration required.

23
Oct

StLGS Irish Special Interest Group

7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Griffith's Valuation | Griffith's valuation is a census substitute for landowners and leaseholders during and after the famine. Understanding and using this important resource is essential to Irish research.

26
Oct

Genealogy 101

2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Did you know that our History and Genealogy Department has a growing collection of more than 85,000 print items, 850 periodical titles, and access to electronic databases such as Ancestry Library Edition? Come learn about all of this and more. No previous Genealogical research experience required. Adults. Registration requested.

29
Oct

Identifying Ancestral Milistary

2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Explore strategies for military research in the Fold3 and Ancestry Library Edition databases, as well as in print and online sources. Prerequisite: Finding Ancestors in U.S. Census Records class or comparable research experience.

7
Nov

Finding Immigrant European Ancestors

2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Discover print and online resources for researching immigrant ancestors. This class will include an overview of information available on Ancestry Library Edition and other electronic databases. Prerequisite: Finding Ancestors in U.S. Census Records class or comparable research experience.

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