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Find Your Ancestors: Using Maps in Genealogy

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults, Seniors
Date: 11/3/2018
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM
Description:
 Using Maps in Genealogy: Another Layer to the Story

Maps can be valuable tools to help tell the story of your ancestors. Mapping out the location of their home, their church, their place of business, and even their final resting place, will help to tell the story of their day-to-day lives. Join us as we learn more about maps, including Sanborn Insurance Maps and using Google Earth in your research.


Presented by Susan Fassbender.

Susan Fassbender has been researching for more than 20 years, specializing in the history of the cheese industry in Outagamie County. As a lecturer, she loves to share her passion for what we learn through our research and how to make history come alive. Susan runs the website www.outagamieandbeyond.com and is the author of A Snapshot: Peter Joseph Hubert Fassbender, His Ancestors and Descendants. She is a member of the Wisconsin Historical Society, Wisconsin Genealogical Society, Bay Area Genealogical Society, Family Roots Wisconsin, and Association of Professional Genealogists.
   Where are we located?
Location: Meeting Room C