Registration opens February 1

Denise Beeson GenealogyHave you taken a previous introduction to genealogy class either here at LifeLong Learning or elsewhere?  Or have you been interested researching in your family history but haven’t really gotten started yet? Are you ready for the next step?  Then this class is for you.

Join Denise Beeson on Thursday, March 28 at 1 p.m. in a class to help ensure you are successful in mapping out your family history.

A brief outline of what will be covered:

  • Strategy vs methodology – there is a difference
  • Technology tools – may make things go a lot smoother
  • Database Research – what are the public tools out there?
  • Software Choices – very important
  • Areas of Methodology
  • Resources:
  • Vital Statistics, including Wills & Probate
  • Census Records, Church Records
  • Graveyards – head stones
  • Military Records
  • Immigration Records
  • Historical Maps, Newspapers & Publications
  • PEST Analysis
  • Your Ancestry DNA

You will leave this class with a comprehensive “roadmap” to be successful in mapping out your family history.

Denise Beeson, M.A., is a professor at Santa Rosa Junior College, in Santa Rosa, California.  She established the Genealogy Program at the college and is a member in good standing at the Santa Rosa Genealogical Society, and the PebbleCreek Genealogy Club.

LLL No Refund Policy


REGISTER HERE

EVENT DATE/TIME:  Thursday, March 28,  1-3 p.m.

LOCATION:  LLL Center

COST:  $20

MAXIMUM:  24