A Two Day Mini Course
The Genealogy Center of the Allen County Public Library
From: 6/7/2012 9:00:00 AM To: 6/8/2012 4:00:00 PM
The Genealogy Center of the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne is presenting a two-day mini-course in German Genealogy on June 7 & 8, 2012, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. This workshop is an excellent introduction for researchers with little or no experience in German records and covers basic sources and techniques that lead to success. Instructors John Beatty and Steve Myers will cover the following topics: An Introduction to German Genealogical Research; Using German Church Records; Advancing Your Research with the PERiodical Source Index (PERSI); German Maps, Gazetteers & Other Important Printed Sources; Swiss Genealogical Records; and Palatines Along the Hudson: Researching 18th Century Settlers on Livingston Manor. There will be a tour of The Genealogy Center and assisted research time both days.
Space is limited, so register early to avoid disappointment. Registration is $50 (Please make check payable to: “ACPL Foundation”). Cancellation after May 24, 2012 will incur a $20 administrative fee.