“Steps to Researching Your German Roots”
Virtual Genealogy Presentation from Sue Schlichting of Pursuing YOUR Past.
Hosted by Lindsborg Old Mill & Swedish Heritage Museum in Lindsborg, Kansas
1:30 – 2:30 p.m., Central Time, Saturday, February 17, 2024
Limited to 100 attendees; FREE for museum members!
You know you’re “German.”
But where do your ancestors come from? Prussia? Germany? Bukovina?
Join us to learn the basic steps to finding out more about your German roots.
How do you:
. . . find your ancestor’s village of origin?
. . . read that German handwriting?
. . . navigate the most common German records?
What are the essential tools to help you successfully navigate this research journey?
Get ready to explore your German roots step by step!
“Pursuing YOUR Past” lead researcher Sue Schlichting has more than 20 years of research experience. She grew up just down the road from her German grandparents. Hearing the stories of the “Old Country” inspired her to take a deep dive into her German roots. With family coming from Northern Germany, Prussia and Transylvania, Sue has a wealth of experience researching in various parts of the German speaking world.
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