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Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center

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Events List

  1. Closed for the Memorial Day Holiday

    Sunday, May 26, 2019

    Closed May 26th and May 27th.

  2. I Seek Dead People: Using America’s GenealogyBank to Find Obituaries and More!

    Saturday, June 29, 2019

    GenealogyBank, obituaries & more!

  3. Indiana Album Scan-a-Thon

    Saturday, July 27, 2019

    Have your photos scanned!

  4. Care and Identification of Historic Family Photographs Workshop

    Saturday, July 27, 2019

    Care for your photographs!

  5. Indiana Album Scan-a-Thon -- Day Two

    Sunday, July 28, 2019

    Share your photos with history!

  6. Find My Past: A Tool for British, Irish, and American Ancestry

    Saturday, August 17, 2019

    FindMyPast & the Periodical Source Index!

Europe to America: The Anabaptist Mennonite Story - April 26 & 27, 2019

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

When

From: 4/26/2019 09:30 AM

To: 4/26/2019 04:30 PM

The Allen County Genealogical Society of Indiana, Inc. and The Genealogy Center of the Allen County Public Library join in proudly presenting these special two days for genealogists seeking information on their Anabaptist Mennonite ancestors. This special event is sponsored by the Doug and Joni Lehman Charitable Foundation. All events will be at the Allen County Public Library in downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana.

On Friday, April 26, 2019:
9:45 a.m.--Menno Simons Essentials: Who are these Mennonites? - Peggy Goertzen
11:00 a.m.--Anabaptist and Mennonite Materials in Print and Online in The Genealogy Center - John D. Beatty
1:30 p.m.--Swiss Roots and Beaver Branches: Ohio Anabaptist-Mennonite Stories from a Bluffton Perspective - Carrie Phillips
3:00 p.m. --What They Brought and What They Left Behind - Adam Barrone

On Saturday, April 27, 2019:
9:45 a.m.--Pattern, Persecution and Faith: Why are we moving? - Peggy Goertzen
11:00 a.m.--Berne Mennonites – A Man – A Mission - Max Haines
1:30 p.m.--Where can I find….? Resources for Anabaptist-Mennonite Research - Joe Springer
3:00 p.m.--Brothers Helping Brothers: The Swiss, Prussian and Dutch Low-German
Mennonites in the 1870’s - Peggy Goertzen

For details on each lecture and presenter, go to www.acgsi.org . Registration is $25 for each day or $40 for both. To register, go to https://www.acgsi.org/event.php .

Indiana Librarians: These seminar sessions are eligible for LEUs.
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