Learn how to use 19th Century Homestead Records in your genealogy research with expert Amber Oldenburg.
The Homestead Act of 1862 opened millions of acres of land for settlement across 30 states. Interested individuals needed to meet certain criteria before the land could gain title to this land. This session with Amber Oldenburg will help you understand the wealth of knowledge that can be found in these valuable, but often overlooked, records.
AGE GROUP: | Seniors | Adults |
EVENT TYPE: | Genealogy and Family History | Culture and Heritage |
TAGS: | Genealogy | Family History Hounds |
|Mon, May 29||Closed|
|Tue, May 30||9:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Wed, May 31||9:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Thu, Jun 01||9:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Fri, Jun 02||9:00AM to 6:00PM|
|Sat, Jun 03||9:00AM to 5:00PM|
|Sun, Jun 04||1:00PM to 5:00PM|
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