Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society

Organizer

Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society
Phone
(717) 393-9745
Category

Date

Nov 06 2021

Family History Heyday

Mark your calendars for Saturday, November 6, 2021!

While details are still being finalized, we are pleased to announce the following speakers and topics. Our keynote speaker, Dr. Michael D. Lacopo will present, “The German Immigrant Experience in the 18th Century.” Dr. Lacopo is a recognized expert in research involving Mennonite and Pennsylvania German families. He is proficient in reading German script. Nathan Pease, Director of Library Services at LancasterHistory.org, will describe the features of their new search engine. Kristin Wenger, professional genealogist, and educator of Roots & Wings Research will reveal tips on “Finding Our Female Ancestors: Research Strategies to Discover More about Women in Family History”. Networking opportunities are being developed as well. Family History Heyday will be an all-day virtual event. You can purchase an online digital pass soon.