GENEALOGY: DISCOVERING YOUR FAMILY ROOTS
Genealogy: Discovering Your Family Roots
Wednesdays, April 9 – May 14, 3:30 – 5:30 PM
$120 for 6-week series
Includes all reference materials & family history workbook
Room 536 – Student Community Resource Center, Petoskey Campus
Trace your family tree back three generations while learning the tricks of the trade with Genealogist and North Central instructor Kim Simpson, who has 40 years experience of records research and onsite investigations in genealogy. She will share her knowledge and experience to help you begin tracing your family tree. In these sessions, you will examine research sources and methods, use internet materials, explore ways to organize and sort the information you find about your ancestors, learn to source and document your data. Specific records analyzed will include death records, census data, birth and marriage records, free and subscription online sources, and more. You’ll receive many common forms as well as a family history notebook to track your findings.