Future Meetings

Finding Vital Records Online – Beyond Ancestry.com and FamilySearch

March 6, 2017
7:30 pm

American Jewish University, Sperber Library, Los Angeles CA

Speaker: Ted Gostin

Finding Vital Records Online – Beyond Ancestry.com and Family Search Monday evening,   March 6, 2017   7:30 pm at AJU Speaker: Ted Gostin While many genealogists will stop their search for online vital records after reviewing the commercial site Ancestry.com and the Mormons’ FamilySearch website, there are a multitude of other places on the internet where one might find birth, marriage and death information. This lecture reviews and illustrates the breadth of other vital records sources available, including other online genealogy sites; local, county, and state level public agencies; and from public, university and college libraries, and historical and genealogical societies. Ted [...]

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JGSLA Assisted Research Day at the Family History Library

April 9, 2017
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Family History Library of Los Angeles, Los Angeles CA

Speaker: to be determined

Sunday, April 9, 2017 12:30-5:00 p.m. Los Angeles Family History Library 10741 Santa Monica Blvd. West Los Angeles, CA 90025 Do you need help finding a record or a ship manifest? Do you need to know what sources to use? Do you need family documents translated? JOIN THE JGSLA for an afternoon of mentor-assisted research. Translators: Yiddish, Russian, German and Hebrew (contact membership@jgsla.org for translator appointments) Members only but  you can join at the door:  $25 individual or $30 family 

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