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Calendar Review
Beginner's Seminar Part 3
Census Records & Internet
Date: 11/2/2013 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Cost: Free and Open to the Public
Location: Central Park Library Redwood Room
2635 Homestead Road
Santa Clara, California 95051

Learn the importance of using the US Census to follow your ancestors. This session will take you through the US Census from 1790 through 1940.  Learn what to do with the information and how to follow the clues about your ancestors.  The session will also explore the different Genealogy websites, such as Rootsweb, Ancestry and Family Search.  We will explain the different types of information available, free and paid, and how to evaluate its accuracy.

Class is Free but RSVP required. No Walk-ins will be accepted. Please pre-register by October 28th by going to: or by calling 1-408-615-2986 and leaving your name and email or phone number and the name of this class on the message line.

This class is sponsored by the Santa Clara County Historical & Genealogical Society.