Spring Classes

Spring 2018 Genealogy Class

Jacksonville Genealogical Society, Inc. (JGS) (http://jaxgen.org) will be holding a four-session Introduction to Genealogy Class, featuring research resources in the U.S.

It will be held from 10:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the Bartram Trail  Branch Library, 60 Davis Pond Blvd, Fruit Cove, FL 32259, on the following Saturdays:
June 23, June 30, July 7, and July 14, 2018.

This class is for the beginner researcher and the experienced researcher looking for a refresher course. Subjects include: Back to Basics; Research Documentation; Sources-What are they?; Dates, Places & Relationships; Use of Vital, Court, and Church Records; Timelines; Handwriting; Census Evidence Analysis; and more. Certificates of Completion will be given to those persons who attend three of the four class dates.

The classes are tentatively - subject to change - being planned as:

Day 1 - Generally Getting Started, Traditions, Organization, types of sources;
            Hands on - handwriting

Day 2 - Census Returns and Court Records;
            Hands on - census evidence analysis

Day 3 - Church and Vital Records;
            Hands on - timelines  

Day 4 - Research Sources, documentation;
            Hands on - source citations

Free parking is available at the Library and there is no charge for the class.

Register online: send an email to info@jaxgen.org. Include your name, address, and phone number.

Jacksonville Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 440488, Jacksonville, Florida 32222-0005

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