Genealogy Club: "Crossing the Pond: Techniques for Finding Your Elusive Eastern European Ancestors"
Genealogy Club: "Crossing the Pond: Techniques for Finding Your Elusive Eastern European Ancestors" Online
A vast number of immigrants came to America from Eastern Europe in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Border changes, language differences, political considerations, and exotic-sounding surnames often complicate the search for Austrian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Rusyn, Slovak, Ukrainian, and other Eastern European ancestors. Traditional methods and online resources for tracking ancestors both in the U.S. and the old country will be discussed, as well as techniques for overcoming some of the most common obstacles and problems faced during the research process.
Presented by Lisa Alzo. Find out more at Lisa's website here.
Please download the handout from the Attachment link below
Time Zone: Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)