Genealogy 101 (in person at Eastern Branch Library)Wednesday October 12, 2022
1:30 PM until 3:30 PM
In Person at Eastern Branch
Learn how to begin your genealogy research by writing down what you know about your family, discovering documents and family papers, reaching out to relatives, and learning how to deal with family myths and secrets.
Ways to organize your research will be discussed. You will learn to read different handwriting and deal with the "mizpeleeng of whords & knames". Many tips on what and where to research, including online websites, will be offered. This speaker encourages you to make time for homework!
Beverly Seward Yackel is a Past-President of the Monmouth County Genealogical Society and a member of their Education & Speakers Bureau Committees. She has spoken to many groups in central and northern NJ as well as Orange Co., NY. She enjoys helping others start their genealogy research. She specializes in census records and organizing your genealogy research.
Free program. No library card needed.
Location: Eastern Branch
to go to the Monmouth County Library