Most Helpful Genealogy Tools You’ve Never Used - Part 5 | Newberry

Most Helpful Genealogy Tools You’ve Never Used - Part 5

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Saturday, April 29

9 am - noon

Led by Marsha Peterson-Maass

Cost and Registration Information

Early Registration Price (by February 10): $65

Regular Price (after February 10): $71.50

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Seminar Description

A new addition to the “Most Helpful” series, Part 5 will cover more methods and resources like the Newberry Library’s online resources, 3 solutions to research obstacles, crowd sourcing genealogy research, and customized storage suggestions. We will also work with specific programs and tools, including FamilySearch Memories, Fundamentals of Genealogy®’s charts and forms, Google’s research tools, U.S. Federal Census tools, military research tools, and more. (Parts 1-4 are not prerequisites for this class.) One session.

Marsha Peterson-Maass is a forensic genealogist and member of the Association of Professional Genealogists. She has led genealogy seminars at the Newberry Library since 2002.

Materials List


  • Fundamentals of Genealogy®: The Most Helpful Tools You’ve Never Used

    • Note: This textbook is scheduled to be published in March.

First Readings:

  • None

This class is part of the Newberry’s Adult Education Seminars Program. Learn more about our registration procedures.