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Jamboree

June

02
Saturday
3:30PM - 4:30PM

Introduction to Church Records in the United States

Presenter: Kim von Aspern-Parker


This class introduces an overview of religion in the United States (and prior to the formation of the United States), with information on where to search for church records.

Level:
Beginner. Just starting to do family history., Intermediate. Online database savvy and can locate/read deeds, vital records, wills, and church records.
Topic:
Record Types: BMD vital records; church; cemeteries; census/substitutes; military; newspapers/obituaries; occupation; slave; tax; wills/probate; land records, Repositories: brick-and-mortar resources; courthouse; NARA
Focus:
USA