Genealogy Instruction (Free!)

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When: Back to Calendar May 2, 2013 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Repeats: Monthly on 1st Thursday - forever
Excluding: July 4, 2013, March 6, 2014, January 1, 2015, January 7, 2016, February 4, 2016, April 7, 2016, September 1, 2016, January 5, 2017
Where: HSBC Almshouse
9811 Van Buren Ln
Cockeysville,MD 21030
Cost: FREE
Contact: 443-848-2646
Categories: HSBC Event Non-HSBC Event

FREE, MONTHLY, GENEALOGY INSTRUCTION at the Historical Society of Baltimore County with local genealogist Noreen Goodson, and professional genealogist Angela Walton-Raji, BA, M.Ed. Angela Walton-Raji is the author of Black Indian Genealogy Research: African American Ancestors Among the Five Civilized Tribes, and has a wealth of general and niche genealogy knowledge, experience, and resources to share.

The first Thursday of each month, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, genealogy classes for beginners will be underway to the public free of charge.  Bring your laptops with you!  The classes will be taught by professional genealogist and author, Angela Walton-Raji, BA, M.Ed, or local genealogist Noreen Goodson.

Let us help you to explore the areas of family history that interest you. Learn various methods of:

  • Conducting Oral History
  • Preserving your Family History
  • Pursuing your Family’s Military History
  • Organizing a Research Strategy

Learn how to access the basic documents for family history:

  • Federal Census Records
  • State Vital Records – Birth, Marriage & Death
  • Military Records
  • Online Databases
  • Connecting with other genealogists

Beginning the first Thursday of every month, come and share family stories, discuss your genealogy roadblocks, learn how to compile and present your data. Explore methods of documenting ancestors who were enslaved, who were free, who were immigrants, who were native born.  Internet access will be available to research records from multiple states.

Take an ancestral journey with us!

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