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Thursday, October 23, 2014
Southern Indiana Genealogical Society To Hold German Genealogy Workshop
The Southern Indiana Genealogical Society will hold a free workshop on German genealogy research on Thursday, November 6 at 7 pm in the Strassweg Auditorium of the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library. Genealogist Joanne Pry Howard (pictured) will suggest strategies for finding a German immigrant’s home village, town or city. Topics to be covered include using family records, passenger lists, naturalization papers, local histories, newspapers, and cemetery records. Ms. Howard has conducted genealogical research in Germany and is the author of "Luther Families of Möhra, Germany.”