Guided Genealogy: Following in Your Ancestor’s Footsteps

Scheduled Dates

March 4, 2021 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm CST (Register Now)

Course Description
Status: 

Interested in Genealogy? Do you know where to start? Which resources to use? How to keep track of it all? This course will demonstrate a step-by-step beginning research strategy by tracking down a specific ancestor and gathering their information and leads to other relatives.

Learn to use a research journal, ancestor information sheets, and decipher database results. We'll use Ancestry Library Edition and Family Search to build our ancestor from scratch.

Course Type: 
Target Audience: 
Everyone
Prerequisites

None

Learning Objectives
  • Introductory usage strategies of Ancestry Library Edition and Family Search
  • How to record ancestor information and keep a research journal
  • Ways to identify other possible relatives and how to add them to a genealogical narrative
  • Best beginning strategies for beginning their genealogical journey
Homework Expectations

It is designed for individual participation; each individual participant must register.

Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of one 90-minute session.
Instructor
Maggie Rose - learning@amigos.org
Fees
Amigos Member Early Bird Fee: 
$55.00
Amigos Member Fee: 
$80.00
Non-member Early Bird Fee: 
$100.00
Non-member Fee: 
$125.00