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Connecticut Ancestry Society, Inc. and DANBURY LIBRARY
present a FREE Genealogy Lecture
“Finding Ancestors in Passenger Lists and Naturalization Records”
with Paul Keroack
on Saturday, March 23, 2013
from 10:00AM to 12:00PM
at the Danbury Library
170 Main Street, Danbury, CT
Records of immigrant ancestors from their arrival to citizenship are
more accessible than ever. An overview of both types of records from
1820-1940 and tips on how to find and use them.
Paul Keroack, a resident of Stratford, is retired from the Norwalk
Public Library, where he still works on a substitute basis as a
reference and local history librarian. In addition to his Norwalk
interests, Paul has researched his French-Canadian and Irish ancestry
for over thirty years and belongs to several genealogical and historical
societies, frequently writing for their publications.
Registration begins at 10:00 AM
with the lecture kicking off at 10:30 AM.
Come to share or just to learn at our March meeting!
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Westchester County Genealogical Society (NY) Upcoming Meeting
WHAT: Civil War Research
WHO: Laura H. Congleton
WHEN: Saturday, March 9 @ 10 a.m.
WHERE: The meeting starts at 10:00 a.m. at the Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 600 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, NY.
Laura Congleton is a Brooklyn-based professional genealogist with more than 30 yrs experience in family history research. She specializes in NYC and Civil War records. Laura is the recipient of a Larry J. Hackman Research Residency Award from the New York State Archives in Albany for research she has been conducting on Civil War veterans from Owego (Tioga County, NY). Learn how to identify and research Civil War veterans (Union and Confederate) using federal, state, and family records available online and at various repositories.
Guests are always welcome. Coffee and conversation precede the meeting at 9:30 a.m.
For information about Westchester County Genealogical Society
(Westchester Connection or Surname List), visit WCGS home page --
Hope to see you on Saturday!!
RESERVED THESE DATES FOR WCGS FUTURE MEETINGS
Apr 13, 2013 -- Blogging Your Genealogy with Philip Hayes
May 11, 2013 -- Finding Your Female Ancestors with Tony Lauriano
June 8, 2013 -- Kleindeutschland: Researching Your Ancestors in Manhattan's Little Germany with Joe Lieby
The CTFAIRFI Mailing List is an e-mail list for genealogical research of Farifield County Connecticut. We are interested in any time period and all surnames pertaining to this geographic area.
The purpose of the CTFAIRFI Mailing List is to band together those who research the Fairfield County Connecticut geographic area, so that we can share experiences, examine sources, give advice, make suggestions that others may find the information they are seeking.
This is a discussion area for anyone who has an interest in Fairfield County Connecticut genealogy and family history including migration patterns, immigration, historical sketches, census data, wills, family Bibles, vital records, web sites, etc. Experienced genealogists as well as 'newbies' are encouraged to contribute to and participate in this list.