Posts tagged with "Genealogy"

Posted by paichele on 06/09/15
 
Genealogist and author Tim Pinnick will share resources and research strategies for those pursuing their African-American heritage.
 
Date and time: Tuesday, June 16, 7–9 p.m.
Location: Henrickson Room
 

Posted by paichele on 03/03/15
 
Professional genealogist Terri O’Connell shares how persistence, patience and creativity are the key to Irish research. She will discuss different ideas to help you move your research forward.
 
Date and time: Saturday, March 14, 10 a.m.–noon
Location: Hendrickson Room
 
 
 
Genealogy Open House
Come see what the genealogy collection has to offer to help you with your family history research. Volunteers and staff will be on duty to help you look for those ancestors. Bring a laptop if you want.
 
Date and time: Saturday, March 14, 1–4 p.m.
Location: Shackley Room
 
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Posted by lmulford on 03/14/13

Join us for these two informative genealogy programs on Saturday, March 23 in the Hendrickson Room.
 
Catholic Records in Chicago:  10 a.m.– noon
 
A lot of Chicago's Catholic records are available online.  Genealogist Dan Niemiec will show you how to access and read those records.
 
 
Successful Italian Genealogy: 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
 
Genealogist Dan Niemiec can trace his Italian ancestral lines to the 1600s. He will explain how to start your research by using records from the Family History Library.
 

Posted by paichele on 04/06/15
 
Genealogist and Civil War enthusiast Jerry Allen will share the search strategies and resources he used to find his Civil War ancestor with only a photo and a name. 
 
Date and time: Saturday, April 18, 1:30–4 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room
 

Posted by paichele on 06/22/15
 
Presented by volunteers who specialize in genealogy and can help you with your family history research.
 
Date and time:  Thursdays, July 9 and August 13, 7–9 p.m.
Location: Cardinal Room
 

 
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04/27/2011
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