Wichita Genealogical Society - 1987
Wichita Genealogical Society Keeper of the Plains

2018 WGS Genealogy Classes

2018 Genealogy Classes
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Intermediate 101 Classes –  March 22 - May 10, 2018 
Classes Meet Every Thursday from 6:00-7:30 P.M. at the Alford Branch Library, 3447 S Meridian, Wichita, KS.
Genealogy 101 is not only for those individuals who are interested in beginning their family research, but for those who have been researching for years and want a refresher course to help inspire and kick start their family research.
Class Schedule
Date Title Topics Covered
Mach 22 Kick Starting Your Research The how, who, when, where of researching your family history
March 29 Local State and Federal Records Census, tax, land, and directories
April 5 Vital Records Births, Marriage, Death
April 12 What Can a Cemetery Tell You How cemeteries can help solve research questions
April 19
How to Efficiently Efficiently search the Internet
Tjop Webstes to Research
Tools to help in searching websites
Popular search sites; free and paid
April 26 Planning Your Research Steps to help in in a product search
May 3
Tools to Help Organize Your Family Research
Resources used to keep your research in order.
May 10 Case Study:  Yingling Family Talk through the research process in searching an ancestor
Advanced Research: Genealogy 201 – Save the Dates: June 7-July 26, 2018. Details available soon.
Genealogy 201 classes will inform participants how to locate and learn about advance research resources available for searching their family history. Keep checking the WGS website for updated class topics and presenters. 
Additional information:     
For further information contact Mary Hursey at wgs-maryhursey@outlook.com.