Intermediate Genealogy: Census Records ( webinar)

Every beginning genealogist
knows that Federal Census records are a great place to start searching for our
ancestors. However, we can learn more from them than just the places, dates,
and names listed.

Knowing the history and
historical importance of data collected by census records is an important tool
in every genealogist's kit. Gleaning information not indexed in a database can
lead to big breakthroughs in your research.

Learn how to sift through
and interpret enumerator's abbreviations as well as your ancestor's historical

At the
conclusion of webinar, participants will know:


How and where to access census


The history and historical
importance of census records for genealogical research


The type of data collected and how
it relates to genealogy


The differences and similarities of
local census records


Introductory knowledge about
European census records

SERLS Member Libraries: $0.00

All Other Libraries: $15.00

Event Type: 
Issues and Trends
Online Course
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 12:30 to 13:30