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Tuesday, August 18, 2009

"Free Genealogy Workshop"

Tree Roots: Using More Obscure Genealogical Sources -
Free Genealogy Workshop sponsored by Willard Library
Saturday 22 Aug 2009 (9:00 am to 4:00 pm)

Although this is a free workshop, reservations are strongly recommended due to limited seating. (Please make reservations for each individual session that you plan to attend.)

Ron Darrah will inform us about the more obscure places to look for our ancestors.

Session Topics: •Each Session last 45 mins. • (2) Breaks 30 mins • Lunch 1 1/2 hrs.

9:00 to 9:45 : “Dying to Help Out: Probate Records for Genealogists”
10:15 to 11:30: “School Days: A Great Records Source”
11:30 to 1:00: Lunch (Order Lunch Or On Your Own )
1:00 to 1:45: “Special Census Schedules: Going Beyond the General Population Rolls”
2:15 to 3:15: “Show Me the Money: Work, Jobs and Our Ancestors”

Event Location:
Willard Library Special Collections Department,
Second Floor, 21 First Ave.Evansville, IN 47710

I know Ron Darrah through our involvement in state meetings & events of the Indiana Society Sons of the American Revolution (INSSAR). Ron & I are active in the INSSAR Color Guard, as well. I am looking forward to his workshop this Saturday!

- submitted by JGWest

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