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Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Monday, March 25th - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): adults, seniors,
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Get started researching your family tree with this six week class! We will cover several genealogy topics each week starting with record keeping, software, searching census and vital records and much more. The classes will build on each other but you do not need to attend each class.
Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Friday, April 12th - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, seniors,
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Land Research connects a person or family to a tract of land  using  state , county  and circuit court records . Land Grants , Tax Lists and  Deeds along with Circuit Court Case Files  allows a researcher to follow a family and their neighbors over the course decades or even  centuries. Walter Bowman of the Kentucky Department of Libraries and Archives will... More Info
Eastside Branch - Large Conference Room
Sunday, April 14th - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, high school, seniors
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As early as 1817, escaped slaves from Kentucky had formed a community near Amherstburg, Ontario, Canada. However, north was not always the destination. In 1824, African Americans from Kentucky were among the population that was settled on Samana Bay as a colony of the Haitian Republic. Almost a century later, African Americans from Kentucky made up 30% of... More Info
Central Library - Farish Theater
Saturday, April 27th - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, high school,
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9:30 - 10:45       Developing a DNA Research Plan by Debra Renard (Farish)11:00 - 12:00     Discovering African American Ancestors in Records Prior to 1870 by Cynthia Maharrey (Farish)1:00 - 2:00         Who Lived and Died in Your House? By Pam Brinegar (Farish)2:30- 4:00           Cuz We're Cousins: Using Autosomal DNA to Break Down Brick Walls by Debra... More Info