June 10 – Genealogy & Family History Day

Genealogy & Family History Day – June 10, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the UNL College of Business Administration, 12th and R streets
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries will host its third annual genealogy and family history day from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. June 10 in Room 143 of the College of Business Administration building, 12th and R streets. This year’s theme is “Family History Research through Life’s Stages.”

The event is free, but seating is limited. Pre-registration is required. A full program and registration information are available at http://go.unl.edu/tiky or by emailing Joan Barnes at jbarnes3@unl.edu<mailto:jbarnes3@unl.edu> or Tom McFarland at t_m@unl.edu<mailto:t_m@unl.edu>.

Participants can learn about resources that reveal information about a person’s life from birth, school, adulthood and death. Presenters will highlight a diverse range of resources available through courthouses, county government offices, historical societies and libraries. Professional genealogists Gail Blankenau and Marcia Stewart will give talks on citing sources and using church records, respectively.

Participants can attend the entire day or specific sessions. They can bring a lunch or purchase lunch at a downtown restaurant.

Source: Genealogy & Family History Day | Libraries | University of Nebraska–Lincoln


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