Los Angeles Public Library, 630 W. 5th St, Los Angeles, CA 90071
Christine Johns Cohen - Let's Research Your United Kingdom Ancestors Using FindMyPast.com
Are you looking for UK ancestors? Learn how to use the FindMyPast website to expand your research. The website www.Findmypast.com has an extensive collection of United Kingdom resources including Parish Records, Passenger lists from the UK to the US, British Army Records, Irish Court Records, and English Voter Registrations. Plus the genealogy newsletter index PERSI is now available on this site, and it is better than ever. We will explore all of these and many more unique resources on the website.
Genealogy Garage workshops for family researchers at all levels of expertise will be held at the Central Library of the LAPL. Workshops and presentations are sponsored by the Southern California Genealogical Society (SCGS), the Genealogical Society of Hispanic America Southern California (GSHASC), and the Los Angeles Public Library, Genealogy & History Department
CALL Central Library Info: 213-228-7000, then ask for the History and Genealogy Dept. Tell them you are making a reservation for the Genealogy Garage workshop on [give the specific date]. Give them your name and an e-mail address or phone number so you can be notified in case the workshop is cancelled.
Note: The presentation will take place in the History & Genealogy Department, Lower Level 4. Please travel light. This is a public building-it is NOT recommended that you leave computers, purses or other personal items unattended