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All classes are held at the St. Louis Genealogical Society Office except as noted. Click here for Google Map to StLGS office


Pre-registration is strongly suggested. Classes may be cancelled if minimum numbers aren’t met.

Either call or fill out the Mail registration if you are a member and wish to sign up for the Beginning Genealogy class.

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French North American Research

Instructor: Larry Franke

Dates: 20 September 2014              Day: Saturday                 Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.           Sessions: 1
Class Info.: Come and learn about the French arrival in North America and how to decipher the civil and church records they
left behind.
Class size: 7–20 students Cost: $20 for StLGS members; $30 for non-members


Preparing for an Irish Research Trip

Instructor: Ken Webb

Dates: 25 September 2014            Day: Thursday                   Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.           Sessions: 1
Class Info.: In this class, you will learn how and where to do research on finding your Irish ancestors before you travel
to Ireland. Look at websites, publications, and organization of your materials. Stateside research is the most important
step to a successful visit.
Class size: 7–25 students Cost: $20 for StLGS members; $30 for non-members


Beginning Genealogy

Instructor: Ilene Murray

Date: 5 & 12 October 2014                Day: Sunday                          Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.                 Sessions: 2
Class Info.: This four-hour, two-session class will provide an overview, which covers such things as how to get
started, use basic records, cite sources, and discover what is in repositories and on the Internet.
Class size: 7–25 students Cost: free for StLGS members; $60 for non-members


Your Family’s Journey Through American History

Instructor: Jay Buck

Date: 23 October 2014                    Day: Thursday                 Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.        Session 1                         
Class Info.: One of the more enjoyable aspects in researching your family’s roots is to re-discover American history
and its interaction with your family and you. This course will endeavor to provide technological resources that will
assist the beginning genealogist in adding the all-important element of America’s history to your family’s history.
Class size: 7–12 students Cost: $20 for StLGS members; $30 for non-members


Migration from the East Coast to the West

Instructor: Carol Whitton, CG

Date: 15 November 2014                          Day: Saturday                         Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.      Sessions: 1
Class Info.: Learn why our ancestors moved—what trails they followed north, central, and south, and what sources
are available for more information.
Class size: 7–25 students Cost: $20 for StLGS members; $30 for non-members

 

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