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Friday, October 9, 2009

Brief Genealogical Notes


This coming Tuesday, the Tri-State Genealogical Society will hold its regular monthly meeting (7:30 PM) at Willard Library. From 6:30 until the meeting, Mary Lou Bevers and other volunteers will provide some one on one help in your genealogical research, bring what information you have with you.

[Disclaimer: The following came to me by email. Ancestry.com is a paid (subscription site). TSGS nor I endorse Ancestry.com. This information is being provided as a service for our readers.]

Learn the Best Strategies for Searching Ancestry.com:Free Online Presentation
Date: Wednesday, October 14, 2009 Time: 8:00-9:00 PM Eastern Time
[You will need to register]
With 4 billion records available on Ancestry.com, discovering your family’s story is easier than ever. Join our Ancestry.com experts as they teach you the best ways to search for—and find—your ancestors. You’ll learn:
Types of information to include in your searches
How to use names and locations effectively in your searches
How to use Hot Keys and Search Forms to refine your searches
What to do when you find a record
How to add alternate information and updates to your ancestors’ records
And more . . .

- Info compiled by JGWest

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