Freeborn County Genealogy Society
1033 Bridge Avenue
Albert Lea, MN 56007

These are a few pictures from our recent "Dream Trip" to Salt Lake City.



 7:00 p.m.  Meetings.

April 14: Genealogical Documentation: The What, Why, Where, and by Thomas W. Jones, Ph.D., CG, CGL, FASG, FNGS recorded at FGS Conference, Ft. Wayne, Indiana, 23 August 2013 permission given by Thomas W. Jones to Valerie Eicher to monitor the recording for the FCGS meeting.

May 12:   Sources and Citations Made Simple, Standard, and Powerful. Power point Webinar.

June 9:  To be determined.


April 14: Ann Oliphant
May 12: Pat Goldman/Jane Maiden
June 9: Carl Grandstand

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