Genealogy 1: An Introduction to Genealogical Research

Bassett Historical Center
3964 Fairystone Park Highway
Bassett, VA 24055
Region Southern Virginia
Locality Henry
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 (10:30 AM-12:00 PM)
Phone: (276) 629-9191

A genealogy seminar entitled Genealogy 1: An Introduction to Genealogical Research will be held at the Bassett Historical Center on Tuesday, 17 February 2015, at 10:30am. The seminar is for those just beginning their family research. Some of the topics being covered are: where to begin gathering information, what materials will be needed to enable a more effective search, introduction to some charts used in research, some "pitfalls" to watch out for, an overview of the materials available at the Historical Center, an introduction to archaic terms, and other sources of information. The seminar will be conducted by Cindy (Hubbard) Headen, Genealogy Assistant at the Bassett Historical Center. Cindy is a graduate of Fieldale-Collinsville High School, Mid-Atlantic Christian University and Elizabeth City State University. She has been doing genealogical research for about 16 years and has worked at the Historical Center for 10 years. The class is limited to 12 people, so call the Historical Center to reserve a spot. (276-629-9191)

Last Updated: 1/8/2015 10:39 AM
  • Get the Virginia Travel Guide

    2015 Travel Guide promo

    Order your Free Virginia Travel Guide.

     Order now button 

  • Travel Updates

    What's going on around Virginia? Subscribe to the Virginia eNews.