Clallam County Genealogical Society
                            402 E Lauridsen Blvd
                            Port Angeles, Washington 98362
                            360-417-5000
                            Open Tuesday - Friday 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM


FALL SEMINAR OCTOBER 15


Fall Seminar schedule
FALL SEMINAR
   
       Our speaker is Janet O'Conor Camarata   
    
         Dungeness Valley Lutheran Church 
                   Sequim, Washington
        Cost:  $40 for members $45 for non-members
                  $45 at the door
          Read Janet's biography in events tab
 
 
 8:30 -  9:15 AM      Registration
 9:15 -  9:30 AM      Welcome and announcements
 9:30 - 10:30 AM     Part I: THE SCOTS-IRISH:
                                          SETTLERS IN THE WILDERNESS
 
The American descendants of Presbyterian and other Protestant dissenters from
the Irish province of Ulster migrated to North American during the 18th and 19th
centuries.  They are found on the rolls of Revolutionary War patriots, were early
settlers of the American frontiers and were the ancestors of several American
presidents.  As a group, they forever changed the face of America.  The class
is an introduction to the Scots-Irish and the sources available to genealogists
researching their Scots-Irish heritage.
 
10:30 - 10:45 AM             Morning break
10:45 - 12:00 PM             Part II: THE SCOTS-IRISH:
                                                    SETTLERS IN THE WILDERNESS
                                 
12:00 - 12:30 PM             Lunch break BRING YOUR OWN BROWN BAG
12:30 -  1:30 PM              Part I:  MAPPING AN ANCESTOR
 
Geography is a discipline closely related to genealogy and an untapped resource
for learning more about our ancestors.  Using geography and maps in research
provides visual clues to help answer questions about where, how far, and what
is nearby.  Learn about the George E. Curry family of Ohio and Kansas and how
maps focused the research, located property, identified lost place names
solved a family mystery, and identified jurisdictions to write for records.
 
1:30  - 1:45 PM                Afternoon break
1:45 -  2:45 PM                Part II: MAPPING AN ANCESTOR
2:45 -  3:00 PM                Q and A 


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Board Meeting
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FALL SEMINAR
Speaker:  Janet O'Conor Camarata Subjects:  Scots - Irish and Mapping an Ancestor  Cost: $40 members in advance, $45 non-members and ...
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