Wichita Genealogical Society - 1987
Wichita Genealogical Society Early City Hall and Carnegie Library
2019 Genealogy Classes
Click Here for 2019 Registration Form
 
Beginning  Classes –  April 4th thru April 25th, 2019 
Classes Meet Every Thursday from 6:00-7:30 P.M. at the Advanced Learning Library
711 W. 2nd,  Wichita, KS.
by Mary Hursey
 
Date Topic Objective
April 4 Starting Your Research The how, who, when, where of researching your family history.
April 11 Census Records How Federal and State Census Records can help in family history research.
April 18 Vital Records Birth, Marriage, and Death.
April 25 Top Websites to Research Look at the popular search sites, free and paid.

 
Advanced Classes –  May 16 - June 60, 2019 
Classes Meet Every Thursday from 6:00-7:30 P.M. at the Advanced Learning Library, 711 W. 2nd,  Wichita, KS.
 
Class Schedule
Date Title Presenter Object
May 16 Homestead Research Rosie Wiley Learn how to find if your ancestor received land from the government. Plus what information does a land patent record hold
May 23 Scanning & Copying Photographs Gary Clark Learn  to copy photographs for safe keeping and sharing. Simple and advanced scanners will be demonstrated. Learn the basics of scanning software and resolution settings. Copying with mobile phones and tablets. 
May 30 Institutional Records Mary Hursey Institutional records can give an insight to the life of ancestor. Learn what type of records to search for, and reasons why your ancestor may have been institutionalized
June 6 Migration Mary Hursey Following where your ancestor started to where they settled may give insight to your ancestor’s lives
 
 
 
Additional information:     
For further information contact Mary Hursey at wgs-maryhursey@outlook.com.