Jerry Carbone, genealogist of Whetstone Brook Genealogy, and former library director at Brooks Memorial Library in Brattleboro, will present a Saturday series of free lectures on genealogical databases at Dover Free Library, Dover, Vermont, at 12 noon on July 6, 13, and 20.
July 6 on Genealogy 101- Where you Confuse the Dead and Irritate the Living. In this 1-hour talk, Carbone will discuss some of the main genealogical resources he uses in his own research as well as touch on the use of DNA in genealogical research from the point of view of his own ancestor/relative DNA discoveries.
July 13, his presentation will provide insight of getting the most from the giant database, familysearch.org, in FamilySearch: Navigating the World’s Largest FREE Genealogical Database. Sponsored by the Church of the Latter Day Saints, FS offers users the largest collection of genealogical and historical records in the world.
July 20, Carbone will explore the valuable portal from the oldest genealogical society in the United States in his talk, New England Historic and Genealogical Society. AmericanAncestors: Navigating the Online Portal for the New England Historic Genealogical Society. AmericanAncestors “is the most-used genealogical society website in the world.”
These workshops are free and open to the public.
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