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Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center

Our Events

Events List

  1. Public Member Trees on Ancestry: Exploring, Evaluating, and Adding Value

    Saturday, September 22, 2018

    This talk discusses some strategies for researching the trees.

  2. Basics of Scanning

    Monday, October 01, 2018

    Learn how to save family photos, documents, and more!

  3. City Directories: More than Basic Facts

    Tuesday, October 02, 2018

    City directories provide more than just a name and address.

  4. Researching the History of Your House

    Wednesday, October 03, 2018

    Ideas for researching houses both in the city and rural areas.

  5. DNA Interest Group Meeting - Basics

    Thursday, October 04, 2018

    Have you done a DNA test for genealogical purposes?

  6. DNA Interest Group Meeting - Advanced

    Thursday, October 04, 2018

    Do you need advice in interpreting your results?

Beginner’s Day

If you have a question about this event, Please contact us

When

From: 10/14/2017 09:30 AM

To: 10/14/2017 04:00 PM

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM – Beginning Your Family History Exploration
Join us as we discuss beginning steps and sources, such as census, vital records, and more!

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Continuing Your Family History Exploration
Explore more useful sources from the court house, as well as military records and passenger lists. Learn the importance of documenting what you find and how to verify information.

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM - Lunch o your own

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM – Introduction to Ancestry & Family Search
The largest subscription database and the largest free database! Discover the basics of using these two great sources for family history research!

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM – Other Online Sources
Now that you have been introduced to the big online sites, meet some of the other subscription sites The Genealogy Center offers, as well as our own free databases!

Presenter: Delia Cothrun Bourne

Discovery Center

To register for this free event, call 260-421-1225 or email Genealogy@ACPL.Info.

Part  of Family History Month 2017


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