Thursday, January 20, 2011

Newspapers: A Critical Resource to Complete Your Family Tree

One of the leading genealogical software companies, Legacy Family Tree, offers a variety of free webinars to help genealogists with their research.

My PhotoOn Wednesday, February 2, 2011, at 2 pm EST join librarian, lecturer, newspaper expert, and's Thomas Jay Kemp  for this one-hour webinar on U.S. newspaper research, including a demonstration of the historical newspapers, books, and documents available at

Learn how to document the daily life of your ancestors in over 300 years of fragile, rare newspapers, books and documents. See how you can click and read articles about your ancestors, obituaries & marriage notices, military reports and even the sermons preached at their funerals! History comes alive as you climb beyond the names and dates on your family tree to the recorded details of their lives.

Sign up for this free webinar today at Legacy Family Tree Webinars.

If you attend, be sure to post a comment to let us know how you liked it.

1 comment:

  1. I thought the Webinar was great yesterday! I had dabbled on a little before but Tom provided some great tips to make it more useful. I have a deceased uncle who was in prison. I'm hoping now to use the site to find clippings about the trials! Wish me luck! What did you think about it?