Free Genealogy Workshop - Researching Military Records at the Fayetteville Public Library | Events
FAYETTEVILLE –The Fayetteville Public Library and the Washington County Arkansas Genealogical Society (WCAGS) present a genealogy workshop with Marcia Connors focusing on researching military records on Saturday, September 15th at 10:00am. Military records can be a gold mine for anyone researching their genealogy. Find out various means of obtaining your ancestor's military records and what information might be contained in them, from the Revolutionary War through the Civil War.
A professional genealogist, Marcia Connors has been doing genealogy for over 30 years. She has been a past president of the Washington County AR Genealogical Society, a state chairman for the TN Lineage Research Committee in the DAR, is a member of the Mayflower Society, Colonial Dames, the DAR, and KS First Families. She has attended various National and State Genealogical Conferences, has taught classes for the Chattanooga Genealogical Conference, miscellaneous conventions and local genealogical societies. She has a BA in Sociology and Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice. Her genealogical research experience is concentrated in southern states and she travels to Salt Lake City frequently to do research there.
The Washington County Arkansas Genealogical Society is dedicated to preserving genealogical and historical information with the spotlight on Washington County. WCAGS emphasizes accurate information while maintaining ethical research practices. The WCAGS meets regularly on the 3rd Saturday of every month in the Walker Meeting Room at the Fayetteville Public Library.
Registration is not required and the event is free and open to anyone interested in researching genealogy through military records.
WHAT: Researching Military Records at the Fayetteville Public Library with the Washington County Arkansas Genealogical Society
WHEN: Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 10:00am
WHERE: Fayetteville Public Library, Walker Community Room, 401 W. Mountain St., Fayetteville