“Understanding and Using Indiana Courthouse Records” presented by John J. Newman – December 14, 2016 – Free Educational Genealogy Program

2016-indiana-bicentennial—In celebration of our state’s Bicentennial, we welcome John J. Newman who will share the record keeping of the fifteen territorial counties that were expanded and replaced by the records of our state including probate, marriage, civil, criminal and land records.


—John J. Newman was the Indiana State Archivist 1970-1986. He holds degrees from Marquette University and Indiana University. He began doing genealogical research in 1959. In addition to writing books and articles, he has lectured across our nation.

WinterTech at Genealogy Center

2:30PM WinterTech programs, November through February, in the Discovery Center at the Genealogy Center the same Wednesday as our Free programs. November 9 “Finding Digital Newspaper Collections” by Delia Bourne. For other programs see their brochure: http://genealogycenter.org/docs/wintertech20162017

—Guests are Always Welcome!

6:30 p.m. refreshments and social time the second Wednesday evening, September to May, at 7:00 p.m. is our free Genealogy Education Program in Meeting Room A at the Allen County Public Library (ACPL), 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Genealogy Technology Group

Third Wednesday evening September to May at 7:00 p.m in ACPL Meeting Room B. Round table discussion of anything related to genealogy research using the internet, computers, mobile devices, social media, software and much much more.

Web and Social Media Sites

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