Find Your Ancestors Series

Our popular Find Your Ancestors Series is back next month. This genealogy series takes place one Saturday a month. Check out the scheduled events below. 

Using Maps in Genealogy
Saturday, November 3 | 2:00 pm
Join us as researcher Susan Fassbender teaches us how to use Sanborn Insurance Maps and Google Earth to help trace your family tree.

Writing Biographical Sketches
Saturday, December 8 | 2:00 pm
Lori Bessler, Reference Librarian at the Wisconsin Historical Society, will teach us how to turn our genealogy research into stories to pass down to future generations.

Using Census Records
Saturday, January 19 | 2:00 pm
Learn about overlooked details found in census records, and how census data can broaden knowledge of your family from Tracy Reinhardt, Library Director for the Fond du Lac County Historical Society.

Publishing Your Research
Saturday, February 9 | 2:00 pm
Join Jen Rubin of the Wisconsin Historical Society Press as she discusses the options for publishing and how to self-publish your genealogy research or memoir.

DNA from A to B
Saturday, March 16 | 2:00 pm
Dr. Daniel Hubbard will explain the various types of DNA testing, how reliable they are and what to do with your results.