DuPage County (IL) Genealogical Society March Meeting

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Join the DuPage County (IL) Genealogical Society for their general meeting on March 19, 2014 to hear Nancy Thomas speak on Tech Toys for Genealogists.
Location: Wheaton Public Library
Come see a demonstration of some useful hardware and software “toys” that will help you “play” in today’s genealogical sandbox.
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North Suburban Genealogical Society June 8 Meeting

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North Suburban Genealogy Society Hosts Public Meeting, Saturday, June 8th

Guests are invited to come for refreshments and to bring a Friend

May 20, 2013 (Northbrook, Ill.) – The North Suburban Genealogy Society invites the public to attend its Saturday, June 8, 2013 meeting at the Northbrook History Museum (1776 Walters Avenue, Northbrook, IL).

The meeting will feature Nancy Thomas, presenting the topic “Breaking Down a Brick Wall: A Case Study.  How I Found the Marriage Record of My Irish Great-Great Grandparents”.  Learn how listening to family stories can lead you from known facts to the unknown. Newspapers, census records, church records, online indexes, and maps resulted in the breaking down of a major brick wall. This presentation will show the step-by-step process and analysis used to tackle Irish research successfully..

The meeting begins at 1:00 PM and is handicap accessible.  The meeting is free and open to the public.