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Wednesday, April 17
Finding Your Roots Online - Part 1 - Ancestry‚Äôs Collections  (Webinar)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
 
MGS is pleased to once again partner with Maryland Public Television (MPT) to offer a new beginner-to-intermediate genealogy webinar series. Finding Your Roots Online includes four (4) two-hour sessions focused on the fundamentals of key online sources of genealogical records and how to use them to research your ancestors. Sessions will be held at 7:00pm ET on April 17, May 1, May 15, and May 29. 
 
Part 1 - Doing a Deep Dive Into Ancestry’s Collections

Ancestry is the go-to site for many family history researchers, but accessing the 40 billion records they have online takes more than just entering a name in their search box. Learn how to find and search in specific collections on Ancestry to unlock amazing records for your ancestors.
 
The cost of the series is $100.00. For more information and to register, visit the MPT registration page.
 
 



Wednesday, May 1
Finding Your Roots Online - Part 2 - FamilySearch Free Records  (Webinar)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
 
MGS is pleased to once again partner with Maryland Public Television (MPT) to offer a new beginner-to-intermediate genealogy webinar series. Finding Your Roots Online includes four (4) two-hour sessions focused on the fundamentals of key online sources of genealogical records and how to use them to research your ancestors. Sessions will be held at 7:00pm ET on April 17, May 1, May 15, and May 29. 
 
Part 2 - Digging Deeper Into FamilySearch’s Free Records

FamilySearch offers free online access to over 2 billion genealogical records. Learn how to dig deeply into individual record collections to uncover the stories of your ancestors.
 
The cost of the series is $100.00. For more information and to register, visit the MPT registration page.
 
 


Wednesday, May 15
Finding Your Roots Online - Part 3 - Ancestors in Black and White  (Webinar)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
 
MGS is pleased to once again partner with Maryland Public Television (MPT) to offer a new beginner-to-intermediate genealogy webinar series. Finding Your Roots Online includes four (4) two-hour sessions focused on the fundamentals of key online sources of genealogical records and how to use them to research your ancestors. Sessions will be held at 7:00pm ET on April 17, May 1, May 15, and May 29. 
 
Part 3 - Ancestors in Black and White: Resources for the Era of Slavery and Beyond
 
Our ancestors of all ethnicities lived through the era of slavery and Reconstruction and created records of genealogical value that tie them to their family members and to others. Explore lesser-known online resources for researching both our European-American ancestors and African-American ancestors.
 
The cost of the series is $100.00. For more information and to register, visit the MPT registration page.
 
 


Wednesday, May 29
Finding Your Roots Online - Part 4 - Crossing the Pond  (Webinar)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
 
MGS is pleased to once again partner with Maryland Public Television (MPT) to offer a new beginner-to-intermediate genealogy webinar series. Finding Your Roots Online includes four (4) two-hour sessions focused on the fundamentals of key online sources of genealogical records and how to use them to research your ancestors. Sessions will be held at 7:00pm ET on April 17, May 1, May 15, and May 29. 
 
Part 4 - Crossing the Pond: Resources for Finding Our Ancestors in the U.S. and Abroad

Many other online resources exist for finding the records of our ancestors besides Ancestry and FamilySearch. Explore some key resources for both U.S. and European research on your family.
 
The cost of the series is $100.00. For more information and to register, visit the MPT registration page.