3:30PM - 4:30PM
Introduction to Church Records in the United States
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.
Beginner. Just starting to do family history., Intermediate. Online database savvy and can locate/read deeds, vital records, wills, and church records.
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