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Genealogy How-To: From a Self-Taught Genealogist

2017-11-18 13:00:00 2017-11-18 14:30:00 America/Chicago Genealogy How-To: From a Self-Taught Genealogist Wilmette resident Kevin Grandfield set out to fact check a family legend and ended up with a database of more than 10,000 names. Wilmette Public Library

Saturday, November 18
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Add to Calendar 2017-11-18 13:00:00 2017-11-18 14:30:00 America/Chicago Genealogy How-To: From a Self-Taught Genealogist Wilmette resident Kevin Grandfield set out to fact check a family legend and ended up with a database of more than 10,000 names. Wilmette Public Library

Wilmette resident Kevin Grandfield set out to fact check a family legend and ended up with a database of more than 10,000 names.

Much traditional genealogy research advice did not fit his experience or serve his needs. Come learn tips that he had to learn the hard way. He will review the basics of genealogy research as well as cover some advanced techniques.

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From the south: Go north on Green Bay Road. Turn left on Wilmette Ave. Turn right on Park Ave. Library is located on the corner of Wilmette Ave. and Park Ave. Parking lot is on the north side of the building. 

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