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Breaking Brick Walls: Overcoming Barriers in Your Genealogy Research

Every genealogist encounters barriers during research due to missing or incorrect information. Genealogist Elizabeth Briggs will discuss strategies to use when encountering situations such as missing or incorrect information in official records and unexpected changes in family names. Learn about researching familiar records from a different perspective, looking for new clues to help with research.

Branch/Location:
River Heights Library
Date:
Saturday, September 22, 2018
Time:
10:30AM - 12:30PM
Room/Space:
Program Room (lower level; access is by stairs only)
Categories:
For Adults
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