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  • 🎤 Researching Ancestors in Historical Events: A Salem Witch Trials Case Study, by Melinda Kashuba

🎤 Researching Ancestors in Historical Events: A Salem Witch Trials Case Study, by Melinda Kashuba

  • 19 Oct 2019
  • 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Via Zoom

Presenter: Melinda Kashuba

If your ancestor participated in or lived near the area of a major historical event, this talk will help you discover how to draw upon narratives penned by historians and other researchers to fill in your ancestor’s story. A case study on the Salem Witch Trials will highlight techniques that you can use for events in which your ancestor was involved.

Melinda Kashuba holds a PhD in geography from UCLA and is a popular lecturer on many topics including American research and maps. She has written articles for numerous genealogical publications.

Social hour 10-10:30 AM

This event is free and all are welcome. For more information about our monthly meetings, click here.

San Mateo County Genealogical Society

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Redwood City, CA 94063-5569
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