Brick Wall Demolition Kit: Linguistic Tools for Genealogists
Thursday, November 21st, 2019
6:30pm – 8:30pm
Good Samaritan Society, Fort Collins
Discover linguistic tips, tricks and resources that can help you find your most elusive ancestors. Missing ancestors often have more to do with language issues than you might expect. I will show you how to explore the language of your ancestors, to achieve better research results.
This month’s speaker:
Sylvia Tracy-Doolos has been interested in genealogy for over thirty years and working as a genealogist for nine as the owner of New Leaf Genealogy. She is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG), Colorado Genealogical Society (CGS), and Broomfield Genealogy Society. Sylvia is President of Wales, Ireland, Scotland, England Family History Society (WISE-FHS), Secretary of the Colorado branch of APG, Genealogist for Adams County Genealogical Society, and a Trustee for ISBGFH. She has a B.A. in History and minored in English focusing on linguistics, so she could study how language and immigration affected America’s development.