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East European Genealogy Research

Age Group
For adults


Midwest Genealogy Center Branch
Registration Required


This is an introductory class for East European research. Basic strategies are covered for learning how to start your research, where to look for records in the US, and where to locate records overseas. You will be introduced to the brief history of these countries, how to deal with language barriers, border changes, surname changes, and more.


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