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Beyond the Search Boxes on FamilySearch, Thursday Free Aug 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

California Genealogical Society & Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612

Thursday, August 29, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT)

Beyond the Search Boxes on FamilySearch, Thursday...

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Familysearch.org:  Beyond the Search Boxes Using the Catalog, WIKI, Unindexed  Historical Records  and More….

 

 Jane Knowles Lindsey

THURSDAY EVENING, AUGUST 29, 2019, 6:00PM - 8:00PM 

 

Familysearch.org has so many tools to help with genealogical  research  

This class will discuss 

  • How to utilize the extensive catalog to discover material
  • Using the WIKI to aid in your research
  • Discovering ways to utilize the unindexed historical records 
  • Finding assistance for your research questions on the Help tab

 

NOTE: We will not cover creating family trees on FamilySearch. 

This class is open to anyone. Registration is required .

 

 

 

Jane is a long time genealogist and has been a member of the California Genealogical society since 2000.  She has held many positions at CGS including President Jane also volunteers weekly at the Oakland FamilySearch library where she enjoys helping researchers make progress in their genealogical research.

 

 

 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

Pre-registration is required. Class size is limited so register early. 

CGS Members and Non-Members enjoy free admission.

Register early to confirm your seat. Walk-ins will not be admitted.

There is free street parking after 6:00. After class we will walk as a group to our cars and to the BART station .

Have questions about Beyond the Search Boxes on FamilySearch, Thursday Free Aug 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm? Contact California Genealogical Society & Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612

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California Genealogical Society and Library
2201 Broadway, Suite LL
Oakland, CA 94612

Thursday, August 29, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT)


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California Genealogical Society & Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612

   Connecting people to their diverse family heritage

Whether you have Gold Rush ancestors or have no family connection to California, you will find extensive support for your genealogy research at the California Genealogical Society (CGS) in Oakland. The society offers research services, online indexes and databases, and a research library housing over 38,000 reference materials from California, the United States, and around the world. CGS is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation. The library is conveniently located in Uptown Oakland, one block north of the Paramount Theatre, at 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2. We are three blocks from the 19th Street BART Station.

Phone: (510) 663-1358 

Non-Discrimination Statement

The goal of the California Genealogical Society is to connect people to their family heritage and to promote a spirit of diversity and inclusivity for our members and patrons. The California Genealogical Society does not tolerate discrimination in any form. 

   

Courtesy Request

In order to maintain a welcoming and healthy environment, please refrain from using scented products at CGS events or in the library.

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