Three free webinars available on Wednesday

Take the opportunity to listen to one, two or three free webinars this Wednesday, Oct. 15.

Legacy Family Tree Webinars will present “Researching Your War of 1812 Ancestor” at 2 p.m. Many of the The War of 1812 records have proven valuable for genealogical research. Learn about the War of 1812, the major record sets of benefit to genealogists, how to identify service information such as location and military section of service, and which records are available to access online.

The presenter, Thomas MacEntee, owns the genealogy-related business called High Definition Genealogy and also created an online community of over 3,000 family history bloggers known as GeneaBlogger.

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The Georgia Genealogical Society will present “How to Save Your Research from Destruction and Ensure Its Future Survival” at 8 p.m.

Presenter Lisa Louise Cooke will teach you the seven key strategies to securing the future of your research including designating a “research keeper,” setting up a Genealogy Materials Directive and making donations with a Deed of Gift.

Lisa Louise Cooke is the owner of Genealogy Gems, a genealogy and family history multi-media company. She is the producer and host of “Genealogy Gems Podcast” as well as the “Family History: Genealogy Made Easy” podcast.

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The Southern California Genealogical Society will present a webinar at 9 p.m. entitled “Post It Forward: Archiving Lessons from my Great-Grandfather’s Records.”

What happens over three generations to family history records? And what will happen to your records? Presenter Janet Hovorka’s great-grandfather did his best but he couldn’t foresee the iPad and YouTube generation. What preservation measures can you take now?

Janet and her husband Kim Hovorka own Family ChartMasters, a genealogy chart printing company. She is past president of the Utah Genealogical Association (UGA).

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