Topics on Family History: Find Your Family Using Vital Records
Vital records are original civil records that can reveal details of a person's birth, marriage, divorce or death. They are often the most important group of records for a genealogist. Learn how to find, evaluate and use vital records
Topics on Family History: Land Records
Discover where your family lived, who owned the property and what the terms S 1/2, NE 1/4, S 5, R 6, T 83 mean. Learn how to research land records including how to read property descriptions and find the property on a plat map.
Topics on Family History: Online Databases
The availability of family history information on the internet continues to grow quickly. Learn techniques for finding online databases, and creative ways to use the search tools to find results.
Topics on Family History: State and Federal Military Records
Find out what your great-grandfather did in his military service. This class will focus on draft registration, enlistment, service records, discharge records and unit histories.