Category Archives: Workshops

Upcoming Workshop – Understanding The Probate Process

When a person is deceased the probate process prescribes the disposition of his or her assets. Very often the probate file is a veritable gold mine of genealogical information. This course describes the probate process both when there is a … Continue reading

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Upcoming Workshop – Getting The Most From Online Sources

The World Wide Web has been a boon to family historians, allowing easy access to all sorts of information. But where do you go after checking out Ancestry.com and Cyndi’s List? This session will serve as an overview to resources … Continue reading

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Upcoming Workshop – Genealogy Forum

Are you not sure how to start your family history? Do you have a genealogy problem or “brick wall” that seems nearly impossible to solve? Bring us your questions and we’ll guide you to search strategies and resources that might … Continue reading

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Upcoming Workshop – A Trip through Time with the Census

Census records are the key to adding real life to your family history. They contain a wealth of family and social information and rank next to vital statistics in their value to the genealogist. This course examines the data within … Continue reading

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Upcoming Workshop – Family History Sources at the Columbus Metropolitan Library

Get a more intimate look at CML’s collection and services for genealogists. Areas include Ohio, other states and foreign countries and some of the special collections such as the Palatines To America (German) and Huguenot (French) collections. You’ll also learn … Continue reading

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Upcoming Workshop – Family History Sources at the Ohio History Center

This course offers an in-depth look at Ohio History Center holdings and their use in genealogy. Areas include Ohio public records, historical manuscript and audiovisual sources, and newspapers. This session is ideal for those who want to find out more … Continue reading

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Upcoming Workshop – Cornerstones of Genealogy

This course establishes the foundation for all further genealogical research. It provides the beginning genealogist or family historian with the scope, understanding, and sources of information used to prepare a family tree or family history. Describes the uses and sources … Continue reading

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Upcoming Workshop – Cornerstones of Genealogy

Cornerstones of Genealogy (GW 2) This course establishes the foundation for all further genealogical research. It provides the beginning genealogist or family historian with the scope, understanding, and sources of information used to prepare a family tree or family history. … Continue reading

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Two Upcoming Geneaology Workshops

There two geneaology workshops left in our 2010 series. The Cornerstone of Geneaology This course establishes the foundation for all further geneaological research. It provides the beginning geneaologist or family historian with the scope, understanding, and sources of information used … Continue reading

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Newspaper Digitization Workshops

The Ohio Historical Society, in conjunction with the National Digital Newspaper Program, will be presenting two workshops at the following locations:   -          Athens, June 22nd (Ohio University, Alden Library) -          Dayton, June 23rd (Wright State University, Dunbar Library)   … Continue reading

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