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Jamboree

June

01
Friday
8:30AM - 9:30AM

An Immigrant's Road To Citizenship

Presenter: Katie Gertz


This presentation will discuss the laws, requirements, and experiences immigrants endured to become US citizens.

Level:
Beginner. Just starting to do family history., Intermediate. Online database savvy and can locate/read deeds, vital records, wills, and church records., Advanced. Very experienced, including early US and foreign records.
Topic:
Digital Resources: database tools/strategies; web tools (i.e. Google); general interest, Law, Migration: emigration/immigration; naturalization; migration routes, Record Types: BMD vital records; church; cemeteries; census/substitutes; military; newspapers/obituaries; occupation; slave; tax; wills/probate; land records
Focus:
Not specific as to geography or ethnicity