Those of you with German ancestors may be interested in this event.
Saturday, February 28, 2009 at St. James Episcopal Church, 1375 Viscaya Drive, Port Charlotte, Florida from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The speaker is Baerbel Johnson from the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. Attend and hear how “Putting Flesh on the Genealogical Skeleton” will bring your ancestors to life giving you a better understanding of their lives and customs. Her presentation will include:
>Marriage Laws and Customs in Germany
>German Research on the Internet
>Strategies for Solving German Research Problems
>Internet Resources for Locating the 19th Century German Emigrant
You can get more information at the Southwest Florida Germanic Genealogy Research Group website: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~flggrg/