Did you miss your local genealogical society meeting this month? Fountaindale Public Library's Genealogy Club February lecture is live and available for free through March 15, 2018. The webinar and handout are available online at https://fountaindalegenealogy.org/webinars/.
This month's meeting "Brick by Brick: Tracing Your Home's History" is presented by Tina Beaird. In this hour long program, Tina will provide strategies for researching the history of your home by using government records, newspapers, phone directories, maps and other resources.
Check out our full schedule of free monthly programs and webinars on our events page: https://fountaindalegenealogy.org/events-schedule/
Its time to mark you calendars and get your webinar reminder for our annual Genealogy Day 2018 streaming conference on Saturday, May 19 from 10 .m. to 3 p.m. CST. This year's theme "In Sickness, in Health, in Handwriting" is a free day-long in person and live stream conference open to researchers of all experience levels.
This year's speaker schedule includes:
- Dropsy, Quinsy, or Consumption: Just Exactly What Did My Ancestor Have? presented by Kimberly Nagy
- Death Demystified: Understanding Coroner and Undertaker Records presented by Tina Beaird
- Your Predecessor's Personality on Paper: Using Handwriting Analysis in Genealogical Research presented by Gina Pommier