FREE WEBINAR from SCGS
Saturday, September 3, 2016, 10:00 a.m. PDT
J. H. Fonkert, CG®
"Discover Family History in Historical Newspapers Online and Off"
ABOUT THE PRESENTATION
Read all about it! Learn to locate microfilm or searchable online images of historical newspapers and the tricks of successful searches. Discover family events and the communities your ancestors lived in
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Jay Fonkert is a Minnesota-based genealogy researcher, educator, and writer, focusing on 19th-century Midwest research. His favorite research target is the Fawkner family of Kentucky and Indiana. He is a trustee of the BCG Education Fund, a past-director of APG, and a past president of the Minnesota Genealogical Society. He has published more than 60 research and teaching articles in Minnesota Genealogist, The Septs, Family Chronicle, NGS Magazine and the National Genealogical Society Quarterly.
A handout will be available shortly before the presentation. A link will be included in a reminder that will be sent the day before the session.
ABOUT THE SCGS JAMBOREE WEBINAR SERIES
A goal of the Southern California Genealogical Society is to offer educational opportunities to genealogists and family history enthusiasts everywhere. The Jamboree Extension Webinar Series helps delivers those opportunities.
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