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Genealogy Workshop with Donna Guerra – CLOSED
February 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
**NOTE: Thank you to everyone who confirmed their attendance for our workshop, we have reached our maximum capacity! We will be planning another genealogy workshop soon, so if you weren’t able to sign up for this one, don’t worry!**
Join us for a genealogy workshop on searching for your Mexican ancestors with local archivist Donna Guerra!
- share about why we want to find our ancestors, and what we hope to gain from the workshop
- document the full names of our ancestors for three generations back (parents, grandparents, great grandparents, and where they were born, where they lived, and where they died)
- practice searching familysearch.org for ancestors
- practice reading Mexican Spanish records, and translating them
- talk about specific terms and abbreviations used in Mexican church records
- share tips on how to work with challenges that we face while doing genealogy research