Genealogy Workshop - “History for the Genealogist: Writing a Family History & How to Use the OHS Research Library”
Unsure how to put the “History” in Family History? Do you feel like you don't have enough information to tell your ancestor's story? General history is the key you’re looking for! This lecture will demonstrate how to flesh out an ancestor’s story and bring that individual to life through general history. You will also learn the value of historical societies and how to use their resources to find records, answer questions, and write biographies.