Upcoming Conferences & Workshops
Spring Classes Announced
American-Canadian Genealogical Society
All classes held at the ACGS Library
Corner of Elm and Baker Streets, Manchester NH
Free for members, $5 for non-members
Saturday, May 4, 2013, 10:30 am-12 noon Nelson Disco
Introduction to Genealogy
How to gather information from
Interviewing Family Members, Photographs, Bibles,
Vital Records, Church Records, Town Histories.
Organizing tools: Forms and notebooks
Documenting and Evaluating Information Sources.
Primary, Secondary and Tertiary sources
Where do I go now? ..Utilizing gathered information.
Saturday - May 18, 2013, 10:30 am-12 noon John Cooke
Introduction to French-Canadian Genealogy
Canadian references: Church records, Drouin, Tanguay and Jette indexes
Variation in Names: Spelling and dit names
Saturday June 1, 2013, 10:30 am-12 noon Muriel Normand
Other French-Canadian Genealogical References
Fiche: Female Drouin, Loiselle, IGI
Fichier, Talbot and other regional sources
Sunday* - June 9, 2013,9:00 am-10:30 Mary Jean Chaput
Online Databases and Searching Techniques.
PRDH & Dictionnaire
Le LAFRANCE and Digitized Drouin
*Scheduled for Sunday to provide computer availability
Saturday- June 15, 2013 10:30 am-12 noon-Muriel Normand
Utilizing US and Canadian Census Records
Data collected from each census and forms
Name variations: both given and surname
Evaluating that data (who said this?) and using it!
Check our website for upcoming fall series, soon!
Local Events- Something for Everyone!