Join us at the 2011 Ancestor Fair

Join us in celebrating Family History Month at the Kansas Ancestor Fair

Saturday, October 8 from 10am to 3pm at the Kansas State Historical Society, 6425 SW 6th Ave., meet Christia Cowan from Ancestry.com and learn about genealogical research and resources.

  • Representatives from Ancestry.com will be on-site
  • Mini-sessions on a variety of topics including getting started, courthouse records, orphan trains, children’s genealogy, and Ancestry.com search tips and clues
  • Informational displays by genealogical, historical & lineage groups
  • “Ask the experts”  Preservation questions
  • “Ask the experts” Genealogy questions
  • Ancestor Photo Display – participate by sending us copies of your favorite ancestor photos for display during the fair check here for details

This event is sponsored by the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, The Kansas Historical Society, The Topeka Genealogical Society, and the Topeka Family History Center of the Latter Day Saints Church.