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Sunday, September 22
"Genealogy Resources at the WMU Archives and Regional History Collections" --Dr. Sharon Carlson
1:30 pm
Fellowship Hall, Dixboro United Methodist Church, 5221 Church Rd., Ann Arbor, MI
The resources at Western Michigan University have attracted researchers since the early 1960s when the regional history collections were established. University and regional collections include photos, business records, and personal papers. Records on deposit from the Archives of Michigan for a 12 county area in southwestern Michigan include circuit court and other materials rich in genealogical resource possibilities. WMU also has two large collections of genealogical books covering New England and the Midwest. Collections are housed in an easily accessible state of the art facility.
 
tds 9/4/19



Sunday, October 27
"Researching in German Civil and Parish Records" presented by Alexander Tolksdorf
1:30 pm
Room 1AB, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Campus, 5320 Elliott Dr., Ypsilanti, Michigan
This presentation is designed to help those new to researching with German record sets. The complexity of Germany’s history and its effect on genealogical sources can be difficult obstacles to overcome. Focus will be on German civil and parish records, with emphasis on how/where to locate them and how to interpret the records. Additional attention will be provided to historical geopolitics of what is today Germany, handwriting styles, and territorial regions formerly included in the German Empire.
NOTE NEW LOCATION: Women's Health Center, Second Floor, Room 1AB
tds 9/7/19



Sunday, November 24
"French-Canadian Genealogy" presented by Judy Muhn
1:30 pm
Fellowship Hall, Dixboro United Methodist Church, 5221 Church Rd., Ann Arbor, MI
tds 8/24/19



Sunday, January 26, 2020
"Family Tree Programs"
1:30 pm
Education Center Auditorium, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Campus, 5305 Elliott Dr., Ypsilanti, Michigan
Join us for a review of the most popular Family Tree Programs. 
tds 8/24/19



Sunday, February 23, 2020
"The Global 1918 Influenza Pandemic" presented by Katherine Willson
1:30 pm
Education Center Auditorium, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Campus, 5305 Elliott Dr., Ypsilanti, Michigan
tds 7/16/19