Join professional genealogist, Kathryn Lake Hogan, to start your family tree or start over again. Learn the correct methodology of doing genealogical research so that your family history will be something to be proud of and you'll want to share it with others.
When: Friday, May 12 & Monday - Friday, May 15-19, 2023
Time: 12:00 Noon EDT | 9:00 am PDT | UTC -5
Starting Out or Starting Over 6 Day Family History Bootcamp
Day 1 - Plan It
What is genealogy?
What is a good genealogist?
Why do you want to trace your ancestors?
What you need to decide before you begin your family tree ?
Day 2 - Frame It
Beginning the research stage.
Who do I start with?
Which line of my family should I trace?
What are the Five Main Sources of Genealogical Information?
Learn how to deal with Living People in my family tree.
What do I need to know about using Public Family Trees for research?
Day 3 - Build It
Discover how using census records and civil registration records can fill in your tree.
What are source citations? Why do I need them?
Learn the keys to writing good source citations that don't take all day.