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Family History 101: For True Beginners
October 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Family History 101: For True Beginners, hosted by Gin Shaw
Interested in learning more about your family tree, but not sure how to get started?
Join us October 20th, 2018 from 10am – noon at the Donaldson-Bannister Farm
as part of the Dunwoody Preservation Trust’s History Alive! Events.
Appropriate for beginners, ages 12 – 112!
Local Family History Researcher, Gin Shaw will present a basic overview
of starting your family tree, how to begin the research, how to gather historical “proof”, major sources
of historical documents, and some other tidbits of information, including DNA testing.
Virginia A. “Gin” Shaw has been conducting family history research for nearly 25 years. A former
teacher and Elementary School Administrator, she works as a family archivist, helping clients research
and combine their family history with their heirlooms and stories into hardcover books.
This event is free, but registration is required through Libba@dunwoodypt.org