Archives Research Workshop: Genealogy

March 22, 2:00 PM

In this genealogy workshop, learn the basics of genealogy research and using technology and other resources to fill in the family trees.

This workshop will be led by Kenneth H. Thomas, Jr.

Ken Thomas, JR. has written the weekly Sunday genealogy column in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution since 1977, the longest running genealogy column in the USA. He worked with the National Register of Historic Places for the Historic Preservation Division of the GA Department of Natural Resources for 33 years, retiring in 2006. In that job he worked on researching historic houses and communities and giving others research advice on how to research their own properties. A native of Columbus, GA, Ken is a graduate of Emory University, a veteran of the U S Air Force, and a 9th generation Georgian.

Tickets- limit 7 participants
Cost: $10-15

Wednesday, March 22 

2:00 – 4:00 pm

Archives Reading Room (1st floor of the Historic DeKalb Courthouse)

101 E Court Square, Decatur GA 30030





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