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Jamboree

June

01
Friday
2:00PM - 3:00PM

Happily (N)Ever After

Presenter: Mike Provard


Sponsored by Michael Provard

The average genealogist will scour lots of typical records to find their ancestors: birth, marriage, death, census, wills, and military. One valuable resource that gets overlooked are the records of dissolution of marriages or divorces, that are found in a variety of sources. This class will cover a number of online and other places to find these records. Many of the presenter’s ancestors were par

Level:
Beginner. Just starting to do family history., Intermediate. Online database savvy and can locate/read deeds, vital records, wills, and church records.
Topic:
Methodology: evaluating/analyzing information, Record Types: BMD vital records; church; cemeteries; census/substitutes; military; newspapers/obituaries; occupation; slave; tax; wills/probate; land records
Focus:
Not specific as to geography or ethnicity