Previous StLGS Classes, 2020

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          Month Class
       Instructor    
July “St. Louis Resources for Genealogy Online” Ilene Murray
Learn how you can research your St. Louis-area ancestors from the comfort of your home. Explore websites from several St. Louis-area repositories, including StLGS, St. Louis County Library, St. Louis Public Library, Missouri History Museum Library and Research Center, Mercantile Library, the Missouri State Archives and MORE!
Click on the link above to see the recorded webinar of this class. You must be a member.
August “Using FamilySearch Online” Bob Goode
This class will go over the main sections of FamilySearch.org, one of the largest websites for free genealogy. The focus will not be on digital images but rather the various sections of this constantly changing website.
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September “Foundations of Genealogy, Part I” Ilene Murray
Whether you are just beginning or you have been working on your family history for years, sometimes you just need to rethink your strategies. We’ll look at some ways to get organized and stay that way, review basic rules of genealogy, look at the importance of citing sources, and see how timelines can help guide your research.
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October “Foundations of Genealogy, Part II” Ilene Murray
(This class is a follow-up to the first session, and you will want to watch Foundations, Part I first.) Most genealogists begin with census research, but then what? We’ll look more closely at how to analyze those census records, how to get the most from vital records, and repositories and Internet sites that can help you find what you need to do better research.
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November “Legacy Family Tree” (Genealogy software for Windows only) Cathy Amen
This course is designed for beginners or those relatively new to Legacy Family Tree. Course content includes understanding the toolbar and personal options, documenting sources, data entry, simple reports, and tips and tricks.
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