EXPLORING GENEALOGYFor adults.
Click on the link below to access the virtual event on the OGS Facebook page, facebook.com/ozarksgs. Sponsored by Ozarks Genealogical Society.
- Wednesday, July 21, 10 a.m. Virtual.
Using Online Records on FamilySearch.org. Ozarks Genealogical Society member Rita Wallace demonstrates how to navigate FamilySearch.org, a non-profit genealogical website, to find higher quality images of county historical records. Go to program page
- Monday, August 2, 7 p.m. Virtual.
Courthouses: Where Most Genealogical Problems Are Solved. Because ancestors created the most records in the places they lived, the local county courthouse may hold the answers to your genealogical questions. Not only can the records directly or indirectly identify familial relationships, but they also help us to dig deeper beyond vital events to learn more about our ancestors. Certified Genealogist Patti Hobbs describes the types of courthouse records, how to access them and what you can expect to find. Go to program page
- Wednesday, August 18, 10 a.m. Virtual.
How to Use Ancestry.com. Ozarks Genealogical Society member Taylor Baldwin discusses the array of records and features that Ancestry.com has to offer and explains how to find frequently used genealogical records using Ancestry's search options. Go to program page