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Researching Your German Ancestors

Subjects
Genealogy
Age Group
For adults

 

Presenter
Midwest Genealogy Center Branch
Registration Required

 

Do you have a German ancestor in your family tree? Learn the basic methods for completing German genealogy research. A brief history of Germany and former German lands will be presented, as well as resources available at Midwest Genealogy Center and online.

 

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