Sunday, October 12, 2014

Mining for Family History in Federal Land Record

The Friends of the National Archives Southeast Region are pleased to sponsor the free presentation "Mining for Family History in Federal Land Records” with Angela Packer McGhie, on Tuesday, October 14th, 2014.

Summary: Did your ancestor have a homestead or buy land on the frontier? Come learn about the federal land entry papers at the National Archives and the genealogical information they provide

Presenter: Angela Packer McGhie is a genealogical researcher, lecturer and instructor. She is the administrator of the ProGen Study Program where she manages online groups studying Professional Genealogy. Angela serves as the coordinator of the Intermediate Genealogy course at the Institute of Genealogy and Historical research (IGHR), and coordinator for the Advanced Evidence Analysis Practicum at the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG). She enjoys researching in federal records at the National Archives, serves on the education committee of the Association of Professional Genealogists, and writes a blog on genealogy education at

This presentation will be broadcast live on October 14th, 2014:
·       2:00 pm Eastern
·       1:00 pm Central
·       12:00 pm Mountain
·       11:00 am Pacific

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information
about joining the Webinar. You will use your unique URL in your confirmation email to logon to the live broadcast on the October 14th, 2014.

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