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Genealogy

Sitting Up with the Dead

Explore the year 1940 through information taken in the 1940 Census. The second program in the library’s “Sitting Up with the Dead” series is set for Friday, July 20, from 6 to 11 p.m. Read more about Sitting Up with the Dead

Basic Genealogy

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Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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Join us in this beginning class and learn how to research your family history. Contact Dorcas Raunich at draunich@hmcpl.org for more information. Read more about Basic Genealogy

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New England Ancestry

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Tuesday, May 27, 2014 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
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Learn more about the AmericanAncestors.org website, which offers a listing of over 110 million names to research your ancestors online. You should already have mastered basic Internet skills. Read more about New England Ancestry

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Genealogy Online

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Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Looking for your ancestors? Learn how to use some great websites for your genealogy research. You should already have mastered basic PC and  Internet skills. Read more about Genealogy Online

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Library Event

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Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
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The library will host a special class in the Computer Training Center. Read more about Library Event

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Genealogy Online

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Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Looking for your ancestors? Learn how to use some great websites for your genealogy research. You should already have mastered basic PC and  Internet skills. Read more about Genealogy Online

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Fold 3

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Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
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Learn about Fold3: A place where original historical documents are combined with social networking. This database includes documents relating to the Revolutionary War, Civil War, WWI, WWII, US Presidents, historical newspapers, naturalization documents, and many more. You should already have mastered basic Internet skills. Read more about Fold 3

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Our Ancestors and Their Weather Woes

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Monday, March 31, 2014 - 6:30pm
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A Powerpoint presentation by NOAA personnel on historical weather events as it related to ancestors in the North Alabama and South Central Tennessee regions. Read more about Our Ancestors and Their Weather Woes

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Visit the past through court records

Explore the history of our community and your personal past during our next "Sitting Up with the Dead" program offered by the Special Collections department at the Main Library downtown on Friday, Read more about Visit the past through court records

Ancestry.com

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Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
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Learn how to use the Internet's #1 database for genealogy. You should already have mastered basic Internet skills. Read more about Ancestry.com

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