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Genealogy Seminar in Grass Valley

“Digging for Your Roots” is Nevada County Genealogical Society’s 20th annual Genealogy Seminar coming up later this month. Group founder Maria Brower says  they offer this seminar once a year to help people find their ancestors and learn a little more about themselves.  There will be two sessions for beginners  and for those who don’t need the basics they will cover new territory.
click to listen to Maria Brower
Brower says directories and personal diaries can also be a gold mine of information.
click to listen to Maria Brower
Registration for the all day  seminar is $20.  Brower says they offer classes to help people search their roots not to make money .
click to listen to Maria Brower
Brower says if you dig deep enough almost every american besides American natives has some German ancestry. She says a there is a lot of interest lately in tracing your roots.
click to listen to Maria Brower
The Digging for your roots seminar will be Saturday August 24th at Peace Lutheran Church in Grass Valley.   click here for a link to the Genealogical Society website.   Flyers for the seminar are  also in Nevada County Libraries.

 

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