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Beginning Ancestry Library Edition

Wed, Jul 18 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Research your family history with Ancestry Library Edition. Search the U.S. Federal Census from 1790 to 1940 as well as immigration, vital, military, court, church, and ethnic records.
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Tracing Your Immigrant Origins

Wed, Jul 25 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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The hometowns your immigrant ancestors came from in the old country often appear in the records found in their new country. Learn the steps to tracing your immigrant’s origin through records.
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German Research Discussion Group

Sat, Jul 28 2018
2:00pm - 4:00pm
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The German Research Discussion Group presents and preserves genealogical information about the German regions, traces German ancestors, and fosters a better understanding of the lives they led.
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Newspaper Databases at Mid-Continent Public Library

Thu, Aug 9 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
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Newspaper databases can be used to find genealogical information such as birth, marriage and death records, obituaries, probate cases, and interesting information about your ancestors’ lives.
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Beginning Ancestry Library Edition

Wed, Aug 15 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Research your family history with Ancestry Library Edition. Search the U.S. Federal Census from 1790 to 1940 as well as immigration, vital, military, court, church, and ethnic records.
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Census Records Research

Thu, Aug 16 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
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The U.S. Federal Census is a great place to start tracing your ancestors. The first Federal Population Census was taken in 1790, and a census has been taken every 10 years since that date.
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Finding Your Italian Ancestors: Italian Civil Registration Records

Wed, Aug 22 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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If you have located where in the home country your ancestors are from, this class will show you how to locate and request Italian civil records online to discover more about them.
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Historic Independence (Walking Tour)

Sat, Aug 25 2018
9:00am - 10:00am
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Walk in the footsteps of early Independence residents, and experience western expansion, the Civil War, outlaws, pioneer settlers, and Harry Truman.
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Using FamilySearch

Tue, Aug 28 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
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Find out how to get the most out of using the FamilySearch website. Learn tips on searching records, using the research wiki, finding family trees, using the Family History catalog, and more.
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Creating Genealogy Heritage Albums

Thu, Sep 6 2018
1:00pm - 4:00pm
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Heritage albums are a great way to preserve family history. We’ll work together to compile and organize our family heirlooms, pictures, family stories, and family trees in heritage album formats.
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