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Mesquite Historical and Genealogical Society

Presents Glenn Kinkade

 2014 Spring Workshop

June 14, 2014

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM 

Mesquite Main Library

300 W. Grubb, Mesquite, TX 75149

Glenn Kinkade is an experienced genealogical researcher, lecturer, author and instructor. He graduated with a Business Administration degree from Wichita State University. After serving as an officer in the United States Air Force, he joined IBM in 1960 in Kansas City, Missouri. In 1990 he retired from IBM in Dallas, Texas and began the pursuit of researching his family. Glenn has taught computer genealogy classes at Southern Methodist University, SeniorNet of Dallas and Brookhaven College, where he currently teaches 5 different genealogy courses. His hobbies include traveling, sailing on tall ships, attending reenactments of Revolutionary War and the War of 1812 battles, photography and genealogy. Glenn and his wife, Ann live in Dallas and have two married sons and six grandchildren. Glenn's genealogy lectures focus on "how to" successfully use record collections to solve brick wall problems.

Subjects to be covered.

Perils, Paradoxes and Pitfalls in Probate: Can't find the will? Probate records can be some of your best records. Learn what is good and what to be careful of.

Read a Good Book Lately: Learn how to find family history books using Google Books, HathiTrust, Heritage Quest and Family Search.

Indirect Evidence: Indirect Evidence can be very important. These records hold valuable information. Don't overlook the facts that can be found.

Naturalization records: These records will help you get across the pond. Learn where to find them and what information you are likely to find.

PRE-REGISTRATION:

Member: $40.00 

Non-Member: $45.00

Walk-Ins: $50.00

Pre-Registration Closes June 1, 2014

Linda Rogers Workshop Chairperson


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