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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Deep Dive into the U.S. Census

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Saturday, June 4 at 11:00 a.m.

Ages 18 and Up

The U.S. Census, although not perfect, is one of our most complete family history tools.  Are you using it to its potential? Discover what's new with the release of the 1950 Census records. Go beyond the basics with some advanced tips to help you differentiate people with common names, identify where your relatives lived, and much more. Jim Thornhill, lead genealogist at Heroes of the Past, will share his favorite strategies, gained over more than 15 years of experience solving tricky research problems.

Registration opens Thursday, May 5. Seating is limited.

Additional Ways to Contact the Library

 Please reach out to Library staff in the following ways:

  • Visit the Library Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Wednesday - Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  
  • By email, or the Ask a Librarian Service available on the Library’s website.
  • By phone, 214-559-9400; if prompted to leave a message, please do so. Messages are checked regularly.

Please email the Library or sign up online (select Library News and Services) to be added to our subscriber list to receive email updates from the Library.

Registration opens Thursday, May 5
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